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Kyoto Autumn Leaves Calendar 2020

Kyoto’s autumn culminates with its brilliant autumn leaves!

The picturesque gardens in famous temples, the rich foliage of the hills surrounding the city, the leafy retreats found in the center of the ancient capital, and the rustic views in the less-crowded countryside just a stretch away: From renowned favorites to less-known destinations, Kyoto is full of splendid locations to immerse yourself in the autumn colors. Make plans for future visits or check updates on how the leaves are turning color now by using the Autumn Leaves Calendar!

First, choose a part of the city to explore:

last updated
November 20

Scheduled for 2020 survey
Tuesday and Friday from October 30th to December 8th

Spots

Autumn Color Stage

  • Green

  • Color Appearing

  • Partially Colored

  • Peak

  • Past Peak

  • Area

Locations Peak Viewing
Time in Previous
Years

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11

6

11

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11

20

11

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27

12

1

12

4

12

8

Early November

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Peak

Past Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid-November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Past Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Early November

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Peak

Past Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid-November

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Around Nov. 10

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid-November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid-November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

*For 2020, prior reservations must be made by the day before visit. Please make reservations via website. Special Admission: Oct. 1 (Thu) - Dec. 20 (Sun), 2020

Mid-November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Early November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

*Eizan Railway's train service is suspended between Ichihara Stataion - Kurama Station due to a landslide. Temporary bus service is being offered by Kyoto Bus from Ichihara Station. There is also a Kyoto Bus (No.52) bound for Kibune/Kurama leaving from Subway Karasuma Line, Kokusai Kaikan Station.

Early-November

Green

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Past Peak

-

-

-

-

-

*Eizan Railway's train service is suspended between Ichihara Stataion - Kurama Station due to a landslide. Temporary bus service is being offered by Kyoto Bus from Ichihara Station. There is also a Kyoto Bus (No.52) bound for Kibune/Kurama leaving from Subway Karasuma Line, Kokusai Kaikan Station.

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

*Prior reservation must be made through website for visits during Nov. 15 (Sun) - Dec. 10 (Thu)

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid-November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Early November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid-November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Autumnal Special Admission period: Nov. 13 (Fri) - Dec. 6 (Sun), 2020 *Visitors with reservations through internet will be given priority (Walk-in admission available depending on vacancy)

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Open: Nov. 1 (Sun), 3 (Tue), 7 (Sat), 8 (Sun) & 14 (Sun) - Dec. 6 (Sun)

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid-November

Green

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Prior reservation required. Please make a reservation through website.

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Green

Color Appearing

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

From early December

Green

Green

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late December

Green

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

-

-

-

-

-

Special admission period for <the second and third floors of the Mainhouse>: Nov. 19 (Thu) - Dec. 15 (Tue) *Closed Wednesdays

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Around Nov. 10

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Around Nov. 10

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid-November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Open: Nov. 1 (Sun) - Nov. 30 (Mon)

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Past Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid-November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Open: Sep. 19 (Sat) - Dec. 6 (Sun)

Late November

Green

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

-

-

-

-

-

Late November

-

-

-

-

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Autumnal Special Admission period: Nov. 21 (Sat) - Dec. 6 (Sun), 2020 *Visitors with reservations through internet will be given priority (Walk-in admission available depending on vacancy)

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Past Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Autumn Leaves - Special Admission period: Nov. 14 (Sat) - Dec. 6 ( Sun)

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Locations Peak Viewing
Time in Previous
Years

10

30

11

6

11

13

11

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11

20

11

24

11

27

12

1

12

4

12

8

Early November

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Peak

Past Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid-November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Past Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Early November

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Peak

Past Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid-November

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Around Nov. 10

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid-November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid-November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

*For 2020, prior reservations must be made by the day before visit. Please make reservations via website. Special Admission: Oct. 1 (Thu) - Dec. 20 (Sun), 2020

Mid-November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Early November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

*Eizan Railway's train service is suspended between Ichihara Stataion - Kurama Station due to a landslide. Temporary bus service is being offered by Kyoto Bus from Ichihara Station. There is also a Kyoto Bus (No.52) bound for Kibune/Kurama leaving from Subway Karasuma Line, Kokusai Kaikan Station.

Early-November

Green

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Past Peak

-

-

-

-

-

*Eizan Railway's train service is suspended between Ichihara Stataion - Kurama Station due to a landslide. Temporary bus service is being offered by Kyoto Bus from Ichihara Station. There is also a Kyoto Bus (No.52) bound for Kibune/Kurama leaving from Subway Karasuma Line, Kokusai Kaikan Station.

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

*Prior reservation must be made through website for visits during Nov. 15 (Sun) - Dec. 10 (Thu)

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Locations Peak Viewing
Time in Previous
Years

10

30

11

6

11

13

11

17

11

20

11

24

11

27

12

1

12

4

12

8

Mid-November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Early November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid-November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Autumnal Special Admission period: Nov. 13 (Fri) - Dec. 6 (Sun), 2020 *Visitors with reservations through internet will be given priority (Walk-in admission available depending on vacancy)

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Open: Nov. 1 (Sun), 3 (Tue), 7 (Sat), 8 (Sun) & 14 (Sun) - Dec. 6 (Sun)

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid-November

Green

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Prior reservation required. Please make a reservation through website.

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Green

Color Appearing

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Locations Peak Viewing
Time in Previous
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10

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1

12

4

12

8

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

From early December

Green

Green

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late December

Green

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

-

-

-

-

-

Special admission period for <the second and third floors of the Mainhouse>: Nov. 19 (Thu) - Dec. 15 (Tue) *Closed Wednesdays

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Locations Peak Viewing
Time in Previous
Years

10

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Around Nov. 10

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Around Nov. 10

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid-November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Open: Nov. 1 (Sun) - Nov. 30 (Mon)

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Past Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid-November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

-

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-

-

-

Open: Sep. 19 (Sat) - Dec. 6 (Sun)

Late November

Green

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

-

-

-

-

-

Late November

-

-

-

-

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Autumnal Special Admission period: Nov. 21 (Sat) - Dec. 6 (Sun), 2020 *Visitors with reservations through internet will be given priority (Walk-in admission available depending on vacancy)

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

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-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

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-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

Peak

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Locations Peak Viewing
Time in Previous
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Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Past Peak

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-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

Peak

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-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

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Locations Peak Viewing
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Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

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-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

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Locations Peak Viewing
Time in Previous
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Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Mid to late November

Color Appearing

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

-

-

-

-

Autumn Leaves - Special Admission period: Nov. 14 (Sat) - Dec. 6 ( Sun)

Mid to late November

Green

Color Appearing

Partially Colored

Peak

Peak

-

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Autumn Colors Report

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