Ruriko-in Temple

Ruriko-in Temple is one of the best places to travel in Higashiyama, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan. It's famous for the amazing scenery of summer lush green and autumn colors. Here're guides for hours, map, access, spots nearby, attractions and photos of Ruriko-in Temple posted by Japanese travelers in the know.[last modified: ]

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The spring special visiting is opened till 6/15 in 2018. The relaxing room extends here. The table room, which has been a hot topic in SNS, you can see various reflections from different directions. And, it's so gorgeous and beautiful.


A famous place for maple leaves viewing, Ruriko-in Temple has terms of special visiting for a few months in spring and autumn. You can see the beautiful green leaves in spring, and colorful ones in autumn. The reflections on the floor and desk is so wonderful!◎The special visiting of autumn in 2017 is 10/1~12/10 Entrance fee: 2000yen

Ruriko-in Temple is located at Sakyo-ku, Kyoto. It has 'Special Visiting' in the season of autumn colors. There're many thing s to see such as fall foliage and a tasteful Japanese garden.◎I took this pics in 2017. During the term of 'Special Visiting', it's get so crowded with tourists that please enjoy beautiful scenery with good manners.

Ruriko-in Temple in Kyoto. It's full of nature and picturesque wherever you clip. In the season of autumn colors, this scenery becomes completely red. I visited here just after it rained, I could feel comfort in the moist green and air.◎These pictures were taken in May.