Takao (Jingo-ji Temple)

Takao (Jingo-ji Temple)
  • Buddhist temple and Shinto shrine, gardenBuddhist temple and Shinto shrine, garden
  • Colored leaves FestivalThere is colored leaves Festival

Takao (Jingo-ji) information site

Usual data
It is the beginning of November [we begin to reach puberty]
[Best time] around November 10 - around November 23

Kyoto | 5, takao-cho, Umegahata,Ukyo-ku, Kyoto-shi

Takao, Makinoo, and Toganoo are called the Sanbi and all are famous for their autumn foliage in northwestern Kyoto City. Jingo-ji situated halfway up Mt. Takao, is famous even in Kyoto and is an outstanding spot for viewing the colored leaves of autumn. The red and yellow maple leaves fall on the old stone steps and when one enters the temple precincts one can see the temple. The hall as if engaging in a kind of hide and seek from between the autumn leaves.

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Basic information

Recommended spot Nishiki cloud valleys from garden of the House of Jingo-ji guardian deity of children
Access (railroad) "Takao Yamashiro" getting off is about 20 minutes on foot from JR Kyoto Station for JR bus about 50 minutes
"Takao" getting off is about 20 minutes on foot from Subway Karasuyama Line Shijo Station, Hankyu Kyoto Line Karasuma Station for city bus about 45 minutes
Access (car) It is about 6km from Prince Fuku intersection to the Kyoto Takao Kita area at Route 162
Traffic instructions [traffic instructions] please use public transport. The time required may become long by traffic jams.
Parking lot Pay
Reference Jingo-ji 075-861-1769
URL http://www.jingoji.or.jp/
Colored leaves Festival Jingo-ji Daishido special visit board carving propagating Buddhism Great Teacher image from November 1, 2019 to November 7 9:00-16:00 [reference: Jingo-ji 075-861-1769]
Type of main plant turning red Maple
Time The beginning of November  The middle of November  The end of November 

Neighboring colored leaves spot information

Neighboring spot information