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Kodai-ji Temple Special illumination in Spring

March 17 May 7


Kodai-ji Temple is associated with Nene, the wife of Toyotomi Hideyoshi. During the spring night-time visit, a vivid light picture is projected onto the Hojo garden.

From mid-March to early May each year, Kodai-ji temple‘s stages are lit up with special illumination at night.  Its beautiful gardens and weeping cherry trees create magical atmosphere.

Kodai-ji Temple(高台寺)


Address : 526 Shimokawaracho, Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto, 605-0825

Access : 20-minute walk from Gion Shijo station on the Keihan main line.
20-minute walk from Kawaramachi station on the Hankyu line.
5-minute walk from Kyoto city bus stop Higashiyama-Yasui.

Lit-up : 17:00 to 22:00

Admission : 600 yen