We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Chorakuji Temple

626 Maruyama-cho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0071, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-561-0589
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Choraku-ji

Maybe a little bit overpriced (650 Yen for adults), but still worth it. The View is simply amazing... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2016
Dilara Ö
,
Kyoto, Japan
Tranquillity

This is such a small peaceful place to come after the hussel n bussel of yasaka shrine. Quite walk... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2015
fe d
,
manchester
via mobile
Read all 22 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average31%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
2 Nov 2016
“Choraku-ji”
12 Oct 2015
“Tranquillity ”
LOCATION
626 Maruyama-cho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0071, Kyoto Prefecture
CONTACT
Website
+81 75-561-0589
Write a Review
Reviews (22)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Maybe a little bit overpriced (650 Yen for adults), but still worth it. The View is simply amazing. It is definitely a recommended place for photography enthusiasts.

Thank Dilara Ö
Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

This is such a small peaceful place to come after the hussel n bussel of yasaka shrine. Quite walk ways leading to a small unusual waterfall. Visit the tea room with small garden. Place is not to be missed

1  Thank fe d
Reviewed 11 October 2014 via mobile

Nice and calm! Can see real monks. Very relaxing. Nice small garden with pond. Entry fee is 500 yen. Worth spend!

1  Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 5 June 2013

I particularly appreciated the possibility of praying with Monk Sonsen in the morning. Sunrise, birds singing, ideal place and time for meditation. Monk Sonsen is really a nice person, he speaks a few words in english but we managed to communicate somehow. There is a...More

2  Thank liatrotti
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Kikunoi
209 reviews
.20 km away
Desssert Cafe Chourakukan
75 reviews
.33 km away
Rakusho
69 reviews
.37 km away
Ishibekoji Kamikura
27 reviews
.45 km away
Nearby Attractions
Shoren-in Temple (Shoren-in Monzeki)
583 reviews
.53 km away
Kodai-ji Temple
1,109 reviews
.30 km away
Yasaka Shrine
1,116 reviews
.52 km away
Chionin Temple
482 reviews
.32 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Chorakuji Temple staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit