Kinkakuji Temple Kyoto

We visited KinkakujiTemple in November 2017. It is one of the must-visit places not only Kyoto but also in the whole of Japan.

Kinkakuji was built on the year 1397. It is also known as the Golden Temple. it is 64 years is officially named Rokuon -ji. The designer of the Golden Temple is Ashikaga Yoshimitsu. It is one of the most popular temples in Japan, attracting a large number of visitors annually. It is designated as a National Special Historic Site, a  National Special Landscape and is one of  17 locations making up the Historic Monuments of Kyoto which are World Heritage sites.

Kinkakuji Temple Kyoto

Author: Jayaprakash

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