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Jizoin (Bamboo Temple)

23 Yamada Kitanocho, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto 615-8285, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-381-3417
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20 Jan 2017
“Quiet noithing but quiet.”
3 Nov 2016
“Beautiful temple”
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23 Yamada Kitanocho, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto 615-8285, Kyoto Prefecture
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+81 75-381-3417
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Reviewed 21 January 2017

Bamboo temple, locates middle of residential area. Near Suzumushi-dera temple. Walk from Kami-katsura station. Very very good atmosphere, I feel like able to cure the cancer by only bleating this air. In the temple, no able to take photo, notice on the wall says “Please...More

Thank Monique1794
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

This was the best temple I visited in Kyoto. Not because it's the grandest or largest temple, but because it is quiet, peaceful, and preferable to the busy bamboo grove, (the temple is located in a bamboo grove). It has a stunning Japanese garden. Make...More

Thank Nathan H
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Just a few minutes walk from the famed Saiho-ji moss temple is Jizo-in temple, othetwise known as the Bamboo Temple as it sits amidst a Bamboo wood. To gey there from Saiho-ji, turn left from Saiho-ji entrance and when reaching the bus park a hundred...More

Thank ANDYELBAC
Reviewed 28 December 2015

This is a quiet temple with a mysterious bamboo grove located near the Kokedera bus terminal. Most tourists overlook because of the bus stop name is another temple. Small garden and Jizo statues are also impressive.

Thank matcha3
Reviewed 2 November 2015

This was a nice, quiet temple, very understated. There was abundant moss and a small bamboo grove and a nice garden. It was good to be away from hordes of tourists, and to have some time for contemplation and reflection. I wouldn't go out of...More

Thank ALT44
Reviewed 29 November 2014

This small temple is a treat to visit- not many people get there and so its a great place to walk around. Ive been twice- in summer and in fall. Fall is by far the best- the paths around are glorious.

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Reviewed 5 October 2013 via mobile

After being kind lost in the surroundings we finally found the place. Tough small its so peaceful and give you a pleasant sensation of relaxation! Worth visit if the time in Kyoto is not short.

Thank Carlos B
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Is there complementary breakfast? :)
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