This gold-leaf-covered temple is one of the most beautiful sights in Kyoto, nestled in the woods and reflected in the waters of its garden pond.

Facts & Stats on Kinkakuji

Go Historic ID
318194
Names
Kinkakuji
Rokuonji
Deer Garden Temple
Golden Pavilion Temple
Kinkaku-ji
Rokuon-ji
Dates
1393

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
1 Kinkaku-ji-cho
Kyoto, Japan
Contact
075/461-0013

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Kinkakuji - Kyoto, Japan