Ginkakuji | Photo by Juha Uitto used under CC
Cheapo Article: Touring Kyoto, Nara, Kobe and Osaka on the Cheap with the Kansai Thru Pass
Japanese script: 銀閣寺(慈照寺)
Area: Kyoto
Address: 2 Gingakuji-machi, Sakyō-ku, Kyoto [map]

A famous temple in the Higashiyama area of Kyoto at the start of the Philosopher’s Path. Admission is 500 yen for adults.

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