Byodoin Temple 宇治平等院

A UNESCO World Heritage Site, this Byodoin temple is considered the height of expression of the aristocratic art of the Heian Period (794-1185).


Address, timetable & access

Byodoin Temple

  • Address

    Renge-116

    611-0021

    Japan

  • Timetable

    Garden: 8.30 am to 5.30 pm (last entry 5:15 pm) daily. Phoenix Hall: 9:30 am - 4:10 pm, every 20 minutes, maximum 50 people per time slot. Reception begins at 9 am. Museum: 9am - 5pm (last entry 4:45pm). Tea Salon "Sabo Toka": 10am - 4:30pm (last orders at 4pm). The Tea Salon is closed Tuesdays, except when Tuesday falls on a national holiday.
  • Price

    600 yen for adults. The Phoenix Hall requires an extra admission fee of 300 yen.
  • Website

    https://www.byodoin.or.jp/en/

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