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Jikkoin

187 Ohara Shorinincho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 601-1241, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-744-2537
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Hidden temple

A fantastically quiet, calm, and profoundly peaceful little temple. Make sure to stop in and have a... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
Istvan Z
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Tokyo, Japan
Beautiful garden

Many tourists visit Sanzenin temple, when they come to Ohara. But in my opinion, Jikkoin is as much... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
Kimitaka S
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12 Sep 2017
“Hidden temple”
28 May 2017
“Beautiful garden ”
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187 Ohara Shorinincho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 601-1241, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed September 12, 2017

A fantastically quiet, calm, and profoundly peaceful little temple. Make sure to stop in and have a cup of matcha while looking out on the trees. It must be fantastic in the winter too when everything is covered in snow.

1  Thank Istvan Z
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Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

Many tourists visit Sanzenin temple, when they come to Ohara. But in my opinion, Jikkoin is as much worthy to visit as Sanzenin. The garden, although not very big, is beautiful. You can sit down on a red carpet, enjoy green tea and meditate. As...More

2  Thank Kimitaka S
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Reviewed October 12, 2015

While in Ohara, of course you want to visit the exquisite Sanzen-in, but if you are tired of crowds, be sure to visit Jikko-in. It's a little gem. There are two wonderful pond gardens. Sit inside the guest house and enjoy shinji-ike, the pond-garden laid...More

1  Thank Leonard G
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Reviewed September 25, 2013

Might as well stop at this small temple, well worth the visit. The grounds appeared a tad neglected, but for the most part, the main temple and garden were stunning. A very quiet and peaceful place, I was the only person here for a good...More

Thank Damon D
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