Entokuin Temple Kyoto
Introducing Entokuin Temple, one of the most unique and beautiful temples in Kyoto where you can see traditional art and dig deep into Kyoto’s culture and traditions.
The temple building was originally used by the wife of Toyotomi Hideyoshi when she moved here from Fushimi castle to mourn her husband. Nene spent her last days at Entokuin Temple, a sub-temple of Kodaiji.
This is a place with many cultural assets that represent the Momoyama period including two gardens of different styles, and paintings of mountain scenery on fusuma sliding doors.
Access: Get on the city Bus and get off at Higashiyama-yasui bus stop.
Opening Hours: 10:00AM – 17:30PM
Activities: Tea Ceremony
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