Photography: Katsuhiko Mizuno
Autumn leaves reflected in the mirror-like surface of the water: The Autumn Brocade of the Walking Garden
The grounds at Konkaikomyo-ji Temple will be lit up for this event, beginning with "The Garden of Violet Clouds," whose autumn leaves reflect beautifully on the surface of its pond. Visitors can also enjoy a live performance of traditional Japanese music (every day at the O-hojo Hall beginning at 6:00 p.m., 6:45 p.m., and 7:30 p.m.).
*The nighttime special opening does not include the temple gate.
November 4 (Mon, national holiday) - December 8 (Sun), 2019
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (Reception closes at 8:30 p.m.)
・From Kyoto Station, take the Subway Karasuma Line to Marutamachi Station (change to bus), take City Bus 93 or 204 to "Okazaki Jinja-mae (Okazaki-jinja Shrine)" bus stop, and walk 5 minutes
・From Kyoto Station, take City Bus 5 to "Higashitennocho" bus stop, and walk 15 minutes; or take City Bus 100 to "Okazaki-michi" bus stop and walk 10 minutes
・From Keihan Railway to Jingu Marutamachi Station, take City Bus 93 or 204 to "Okazaki Jinja-mae (Okazaki-jinja Shrine)" bus stop, and walk 5 minutes
・From Hankyu Kawaramachi Station, take City Bus 32 or 203 to "Okazaki Jinja-mae (Okazaki-jinja Shrine)" bus stop, and walk 5 minutes
Adults 800 yen / Elementary School-aged Children 400 yen
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