The official name of Ginkakuji Temple is Higashiyama Jishoji Temple,
and the origin of the name Ginkakuji Temple is said to have been named Ginkakuji Temple
in the Edo period, in contrast to Kinkakuji Temple.
From Mt. Gekimachi, you can see the autumn leaves in the premises of Ginkakuji.
Best viewing time for autumn leaves: Mid-November to early December
Place: 2 Ginkakuji-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto City, Kyoto
Open: 8:30-17:00 in the summer season and 9:00-16:30 in the winter season.
Closed: Open all year round. Opening hours may vary during special visits
Access: Get off the city bus at Ginkakuji Road from JR Kyoto Station.
Fee: ¥500 for adults and high school students, ¥300 for elementary and junior high school students
(Please note that prices may vary during special visits.)
At 8NEST, we manage 10 share houses for international exchange in Kyoto.
8NEST Ginkakuji is a women’s only share house in the Ginkakuji area,
and Kyoto University is just around the corner,
making it a popular choice for students and business people alike!
As it’s only for 3 people, you can spend a relaxing time with a small number of people,
so it will soon be full.
Now we have 1 room available (as of 10/12),
so if you are interested in this room, please visit our website.
This is a fully furnished house with three Western-style private rooms,
and is fully equipped with a kitchen, bathroom, toilet and other common areas.
Here is what some of the guests from abroad had to say about the house.
”The location of Ginkakuji House is perfect for me.
It’s a beautiful place and you can take a bus to get around.
The fact that we can pay the rent via Paypal is also very convenient.”
”In spring we can see the cherry blossoms from the window, and in winter we can see the snow.”
Please feel free to contact us＾＾
For international exchange share house in Kyoto, come to 8NEST!
Would you like to share your life with your housemates from all over the world? It is also recommended for students who want to keep the initial cost low because it is furnished with appliances. Whether you want to study Japanese, live in a location with easy access to the city, or live in a quiet Kyoto location, this share house is the place for you. Be sure to check it out!