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When you wonder if the Buddhist Pure Land exists or not, come to Byodoin Temple

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お知らせNEWS

2022.11.25
Autumn leaves Information
2022.9.26
The 970th-anniversary special nighttime viewing "Zuiko Shokan: the Light of the Autumn Brocade 2022," to be held from Nov 19 to Dec 4 during weekends/holidays (limited to 1,000 people per day, prior registration required)
2019.7.22
Official Audio Guide
2016.7.25
Flying drones within or around temple precinct is prohibited.

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平等院を
Learn about BYODOIN

古今平等院BYODOIN OF ALL AGES

Cultural heritage and people’s belief inherited
from the past to the present and passed on to the future.

平等院を
Walk around BYODOIN

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“Watch”, “Listen”, “Feel”, “Taste”, “Experience”
– Visit Byodoin Temple with your five senses

  • 見る
  • 聴く
  • 薫る
  • 味わう
  • 触る

モデルコース
MODEL COURCE

90min

Special Course:
Take time and enjoy everything Byodoin Temple has to offer

50min

Basic Course:
Start-off your exploration of
Byodoin Temple

Hosho-kan Museum

Devout and faithful – Experience an unforgettable moment
Byodoin Temple Museum, where the present moment and eternity meet

  • The museum of
  • 1,000-year beauty, “Hosho-kan”
  • – Witness a number of National Treasures up-close

Byodoin Temple Tea Room “Tea Room Toka”

Experience authentic Uji Tea at an exclusive Japanese tea salon in the Byodoin Temple precinct. Savor a cup of tea with your five senses in the World Heritage.

  • Uji, the home of Japanese tea
  • Take a relaxing tea break
  • in the World Heritage

歳時記
Time of year

Four seasons of Byodoin Temple

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