From Nijo Castle to Kinkakuji (golden pavilion)
1. Head for Nijojo-mae Bus Stop B.
After getting out of Nijo Castle, please walk to the left direction.
Passing in front of the ticket office, you can see the bus stop ahead.
This is the Nijojo-mae bus stop B, where buses for Kinkakuji Temple arrive.
(located on the castle side of the road, named Horikawa Street)
2. Take Kyoto City Bus No. 101, 111 or 12 at the Bus Stop B
Please take any early buses (No. 101 , 111 , 12 ).
In 17 to 21 minutes, these buses arrive at each bus stop near kinkakuji Temple.
(Picture : Nijojo-mae bus stop B & Kyoto City Bus No.12 arriving)
The map show the location of bus stops near Kinakuji Temple, and the way to the temple.
After the date of Mar. 20th, 2020, whichever bus you take, please get off at Kinkakuji-michi bus stop and head for the street lined with trees located near the bus stops.
You can see the entrance of the temple at the end of the street in just a few minutes.
This is the street lined with trees you walk through after getting off at Kinkakuji-michi bus stop.
4. Soon, you come to the entrance from each bus stop.
This is the entrance of Kinkakuji Temple.
A lot of visitors are walking toward, so you can’t miss it !