Saiho-ji Temple
Saiho-ji Temple

Saiho-ji Temple Tours and Tickets

Known to locals as ‘Kokedera’—the ‘Moss Temple’—Saiho-ji Temple is home to lush moss gardens, considered among the most beautiful in Japan. Laid out in the 14th century, the zen meditation gardens are a verdant wonderland, where mossy banks lead to fish-filled ponds and gurgling brooks run through idyllic bamboo groves.

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Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What are Saiho-ji Temple hours of operation?
Saiho-ji Temple hours of operation: A reservation by mail is required to visit Saihoji Temple; Japanese writing skills are necessary.. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.