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Autumn garden of Sennyu-ji temple

November 21, 2014
A few days ago I went to check the garden of Gozasho building in Sennyu-ji temple, which is situated in the south-eastern part of Kyoto, just near Tofuku-ji. Tofuku-ji is one of my favourite temples in Kyoto, but now it’s quite crowded..
Following the advice of my friend Jeffrey Friedl, I bought a polarizing filter for my photo camera. It really makes the difference! The autumn foliage colours are much brighter with it:





If you come in the afternoon, you may be lucky enough to enjoy a view marvellously clear from other visitors :

Information :
Address : 27 Sennyu-ji Yamanochi-cho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto
Opening hours : 9:00~16:30
Entrance fee : ¥500 + special visit fee ¥300.
Website (in Japanese) :


1 Comment
  1. Takumi Kimura

    November 22, 2014

    Beautiful Koyo! It's the best season in Kyoto ^_^

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