Special Autumn Viewing of Shrines and Temples
Cultural properties, national treasures, and gardens of shrines and temples normally closed to the public are opened for a special viewing.
The fall foliage of the gardens of Kodai-ji Temple and Shoren-in Temple are radiant at night as they are lit up splendidly.
This is the only time of year when you can see the autumn leaves illuminated in the Japanese gardens at night.
September 11 (Sunday) to December 4 (Sunday), 2016 Open periods and hours vary depending on each site.
To-ji Temple, Ginkaku-ji Temple, Kodai-ji Temple, Shoren-in Temple, and many more