Right now the main buildings of the temple are under renovation, but these renovations are expected to be finished by the Tokyo Olympics in 2020. When walking in the garden, be careful not to enter areas you’re not supposed to enter and not to block other people when you’re taking photos.
|Category||Temples & Shrines, Japanese Gardens|
|Address||63 Tojiin Kitamachi, Kita-ku, Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture|
|Directions||A 10-minute walk from Keifuku Electric Railroad (Randen) Tojiin Station. An 8-minute walk from Kyoto City Bus #10 or #26 Tojiin Minamimachi bus stop. A 10-minute walk from Kyoto City Bus #12, #15, #50, #51, #55, #59, or JR Bus Ritsumeikan Daigaku-mae bus stop.|
|Open Hours||9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (Entrance until 4 p.m.) From December 30 to January 3: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (Entrance until 2:30 p.m.)|
|Reservations||Matcha available by reservation for groups of over 10 people. Reservations required for group visits.|
|Closed||Open every day.|
Adults 300 yen, children 200 yen. The entrance fee is currently lower than normal because of the renovation work being done at the temple. *The normal entrance fee is 500 yen for adults and 300 yen for children.
|Credit cards||Not accepted.|
At the reception, they’re able to speak some simple English.
|Information||Japanese but they have fliers in English.|