The 4 temples in this course will give you a glimpse of the unique Japanese aesthetics. All 4 temples are known for their beautiful gardens and architectural styles, but they are not yet popular enough to get crowded. Recommend for those who would like to touch the essence of unexampled Japanese aesthetics. Whether you are visiting Kyoto for the first time, or whether you are a repeater, this course will certainly change your image of Kyoto. You will also enjoy the idyllic country side. A taxi will help you go around efficiently.

Route and Time

Ginkaku-ji Temple (Silver Pavilion) (30min) >> Shisen-do Temple (30min) >> Manshu-in-monzeki Temple (30min) >> Sanzen-in Temple(60min) [ TOTAL:4-6h (plus lunch break) ]