Beautiful Kyoto!

I loved everything about this city – the scenery is stunning, the people are friendly & it’s incredibly peaceful. Here are some of my favourite spots in Kyoto…

  1. Kinkaku-ji (The Golden Pavilion)
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Buddhist temple, Kinkaku-ji.

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Such a tranquil place.

2. Ryoanji Temple

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Zen rock garden at Ryoanji Temple.

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Kyoychi Pond.

3. Tenryu-ji Temple

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Tenryu-ji , Kyoto’s most important temple.

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Tenryu-ji, Kyoto.

4. Arashiyama 

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The Oi River, Arashiyama.

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Rickshaw ride through the Bamboo Forest.

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Arashiyama Monkey Park Iwatayama.

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Beautiful macaque monkeys at the Monkey Park.

5. Yasaka Shrine

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Yasaka Shrine, Gion District.

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One of the most famous shrines in Kyoto.

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The main hall, Yasaka Shrine.

6. Gion District

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Love the narrow laneways filled with hidden gems.

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Gion District, Kyoto.

 

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