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Philosopher’s Walk


A famous and historic Kyoto walk, from Ginkaku-ji Temple to Nanzen-ji.  A number of other smaller but interesting shrines are dotted along the path.

Time: 30 minutes

How to get there

Start at either Ginkaku-ji Temple to Nanzen-ji, then take the route below from there.