Kiyomizu-dera Temple

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Kiyomizudera, or Kiyozimu Temple, is a famous temple on the edge of the Higashiyama district of Kyoto.

Notice

The main hall is covered up between Feb 2017 - March 2020 to allow renovation work of the roof to proceed, during which the main hall will remain accessible.

Overview

Address

1-294 Shimizu, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture (Map) (Directions)

Hours

6:00 - 18:00 Closed

Opening Hours

Monday 6:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 6:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 6:00 - 18:00
Thursday 6:00 - 18:00
Friday 6:00 - 18:00
Saturday 6:00 - 18:00
Sunday 6:00 - 18:00
Holidays 6:00 - 18:00

Price

¥200 - ¥400

Website

kiyomizudera.or.jp

Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Barrier-free access
  • Baby-friendly

Access

By City Bus: Get off at the Gojozaka Stop on Route 206 bound for Higasihama-dori Kitaoji Bus Terminal or Route 100 bound for Kiyomizu-dera Gion/Ginkaku-ji and walk 10 minutes. The bus can be crowded, especially after 11am and on weekends and Spring/ Autumn. Alternate route is Keihan train to Gojo and 15 minute walk via Sannenzaka, or catch a taxi.

Upcoming Events

1 upcoming event
Kyoto Higashiyama Lantern Street

Kyoto Higashiyama Lantern Street

Mar 6th - Mar 15th

Kyoto Higashiyama Flower Lantern Festival: Gorgeous and mysterious views of Kiyomizu Temple looming in the dark.

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