Originating near Ginkakuji, the Silver Pavilion temple, the trail extends to the Kyoto neighborhood of Nanzenji. Near the end of the trail, a large aqueduct greets visitors, a popular spot to stop and take photos. Restaurants and cafes dot the trail. In the Spring, The Philosopher’s Path is one of the best places in all of Kyoto to enjoy the vibrant cherry blossoms in bloom.
Tours & Tickets
The tour starts out by visiting the UNESCO Sites of the Kinkaku-ji Temple, the Ryoanji Rock Zen Garden, the Nijo Castle, the Nishiki Fish Market (for lunch), ... Read more
Location: Kyoto, Japan
Duration: 9 hours (approx.)