Kiyomizu-dera (Pure Water Temple)
Temple in Kyoto, Japan
Kiyomizu-dera, officially Otowa-san Kiyomizu-dera, is an independent Buddhist temple in eastern Kyoto. The temple is part of the Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto UNESCO World Heritage site.
294 Kiyomizu 1-chōme, Higashiyama-ku, Kyōto-shi, Kyōto-fu 605-0862, Japan
Kiyomizudera can be reached from Kyoto Station by bus number 100 or 206 (15 minutes, 230 yen). Get off at Gojo-zaka or Kiyomizu-michi bus stop, from where it is a ten-minute uphill walk to the temple. Alternatively, Kiyomizudera is about a 20-minute walk from Kiyomizu-Gojo Station along the Keihan Railway Line.
6:00 to 18:00 (until 18:30 on weekends and holidays from mid April through July and everyday in August and September)