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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”
23 Yamada Kitanocho, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto 615-8285, Kyoto Prefecture
+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 3 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 1 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

Reviewed 1 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.

1  Thank Mish_H50
Reviewed 4 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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