Kyoto Sights

Jikko-in (Jikko Temple)

  • 187 Ohara Shorin'in-cho Map It
  • Sakyo-ku
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Published 12/10/2015

Fodor's Review

Smaller than other nearby temples, this one is less visited and quieter. A gong has been placed its humble-looking entrance for visitors to strike before stepping down inside. The garden for viewing is small and delicate; there's a larger stroll garden as well. Within the Main Hall are 36 portraits of Chinese poets by members of the Kano School. Near Sanzen-in, Jikko-in is easily combined with a visit to that temple.

Sight Information

Address:

187 Ohara Shorin'in-cho, Kyoto, 601-1241, Japan

Map It

Phone:

075-744–2537

Sight Details:

  • ¥800 for entrance and a bowl of green tea
  • Daily 9–4:30

Published 12/10/2015

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