Autumn leaves spot

There is a beautiful zen temple called "Joshokoji" in Keihoku.

You can enjoy Autumn leaves without crowds.


This temple was founded by the retired Emperor Kogon in 1362.

Photos are taken last year on November 16th.

It would be a good time to visit around that date.

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You can escape from hustle and bustle of a city and take time to practice meditation at this zen garden.


Adress・・・14-6 Ido-cho, Keihoku, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto-city

Access・・・Take a Keihoku Furusato Bus and get of at「山国御陵前」( bus stop "Yamagunigoryo-mae") and 5 mins walk

Openning hours・・・9:00~16:00

Entrance fee・・・400yen~500yen