• Jingo-ji Temple
  • Jingo-ji Temple
  • Jingo-ji Temple
  • Jingo-ji Temple

Jingo-ji Temple



Jingo-ji Temple is located on the Koyasan mountainside and is an ancient temple that was a one of three “sanbi” temples. The two others are Kozan-ji Temple and Saimyo-ji Temple. Jingo-ji Temple has a long history as this is where Kukai founded the Shingon sect of Buddhism. It’s home to countless treasures including a Yakushi Nyorai statue that is a national treasure of Japan.

Location Information

  • Address

    5, Umegahatatakaocho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 616-8292

  • Nearest Station
    Uzumasatenjingawa Station
    ・ Tozai Line
    25 minutes by bus
  • Phone Number
    Available languages
    only in Japanese
  • Hours
    9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Closed
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