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Kinkakuji Temple

17,028 Reviews

Kinkakuji Temple

17,028 Reviews
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1 Kinkakujicho, Kita-ku, Kyoto 603-8361 Kyoto Prefecture
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You could learn some ninja techniques by hands-on training in English. One hour original and unique training which can not be found other place.<br><br>You can learn breath control of ninja like Yoga. Also basic walking of Japanese martial arts and Ninja walking.
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Mrs.DL wrote a review 5 Apr
41 contributions5 helpful votes
The golden pavilion is stunning. We took the taxi to get here. You pay for the entrance fee and they give you a brochure map. Honestly, the golden pavilion was what we really came for and it was worth it. There were people but it’s not as packed as I thought it would be so we had a good time taking pictures without people background. There were shops inside for souvenirs and another slightly bigger shop before you exit. This place is a definite must see when in Kyoto.
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Date of experience: March 2021
Damien H wrote a review Mar 2021
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They just finished replacing the gold leaf and did an end of year cleaning so the tea house better known as the Golden Pavilion looks absolutely gorgeous. I was lucky to visit there December 28th. just after it had snowed and the contrast was extraordinary.
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Date of experience: December 2020
Kylie M wrote a review Jan 2021
Melbourne, Australia40 contributions1 helpful vote
Fantastic visit to the temple, got some great photos. Very tranquil gardens and surrounds even though crowded.
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Date of experience: October 2020
Katie L wrote a review Dec 2020
Surrey43 contributions7 helpful votes
It's a very busy temple and you do need to keep moving around but it's worth seeing. Possibly the most beautiful temple I was able to see in Japan
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Date of experience: December 2020
Kristin B wrote a review Oct 2020
Charleston, South Carolina41 contributions51 helpful votes
The Golden Temple was really beautiful in person. There's a path that you walk around it and through some garden areas. There is a little courtyard with icecream, other snacks and bathrooms which is nice to visit as well.
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Date of experience: May 2020
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