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Kyoto Daigoji Temple Tour with Gozan Cuisine at Ugetsujaya

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    Visit Daigoji Temple, a historic UNESCO World Heritage Site in Kyoto, Japan famous for its picturesque scenery and cultural significance on this tour. Also, you get to savor some authentic Gozan cuisine at Ugetsujaya.

    Highlights

    • Tour the Daigoji Temple, famous for its historical and cultural significance, unique architecture, scenic beauty, and its serene atmosphere.

    • Explore the Five-Story Pagoda, one of the tallest wooden pagodas in Japan, and is considered a masterpiece of Japanese architecture.

    • You can also take a look at Sanboin, the main hall of the temple which houses the principal image of worship.

    • Indulge in authentic Gozan cuisine, a Kyoto specialty cuisine at Ugetsujaya a traditional Japanese restaurant located near Daigoji temple.

    Inclusions

    • Admission to the temple

    • Gozan cuisine lunch

    Exclusions

    • Transportation to the temple

    Cancellation policy

    These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

    Start by exploring the temple and taking in its history and beauty, and then sit down to a delicious meal at the restaurant, surrounded by a traditional Japanese atmosphere.

    Tour of Daigoji Temple

    Kyoto's Daigoji Temple is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the city's most ancient and important temples. It's located in the Fushimi area of Kyoto and is a popular destination for both Japanese and international tourists. The temple complex covers a large area, and there are several structures to visit, including the main hall, pagoda, and various other buildings.

    Gozan Cuisine at Ugetsujaya

    Ugetsujaya, on the other hand, is a traditional Japanese restaurant located near Daigoji Temple. It's known for its Gozan cuisine, which is a type of traditional Japanese cuisine that originated in the city of Kyoto. The menu typically includes dishes such as grilled fish, simmered vegetables, and tofu, all prepared using traditional cooking methods.

    Visiting Daigoji Temple and having a meal at Ugetsujaya would make for a lovely day trip in Kyoto.

    Timings

    • Please note that the opening hours vary according to the seasons.

    March to the 1st Sunday of December

    • Wed to Mon: 9am to 5pm

    1st Sunday of December to February

    • Wed to Mon: 9am to 4pm
    • Your voucher will be emailed to you shortly.

    • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the attraction.

    • Please arrive at the attraction 15 minutes before the scheduled time of your visit to avoid any delays.

    Ticket Redemption Point

    • Show your ticket at Ugetsu Chaya.

    • Address: 35-1 Daigohigashiojicho, Fushimi Ward, Kyoto, 601-1325, Japan.

    Get Directions to the Redemption Point

    Getting There

    By Bus

    • The closest bus stop is Daigoji. It is a quick 1-minute walk to the attraction.

    • Board bus Kyoto Daigoji Line 301 to get you there.

    By Metro

    • The closest metro station is Daigo Station. It is a 13-minute walk to the attraction.

    • Board Tozai Metro Line to get you there.

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