Ryoanji Temple

Katsumoto Hosokawa obtained a villa of the Tokudaiji family by transfer in 1450 (Hotoku 2) and built it. Houjou front yard is places of scenic beauty. The state that arranged a stone of big things and small things 15 for white sand of all over the garden is called "Crossing of the Tiger Cubs Garden". Of the shape of a coin in the northeast of the chief priest crouching graphically designed a proverb of the Zen for demystification, and oblation of Mitsukuni Tokugawa.

[ Access ]
It is a 1-minute walk from the bus stop in front of Ryoan-ji Temple
[ Hours ]
From 8:00 to 17:00.
(the end of from December 1 to February: for from 8:30 to 16:30)
[ Fees ]
500 yen
[ Links(English) ]
[ Links(Japanese) ]
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