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Kyoto Temples Night Illuminations? 2012/11/28 19:34

only 3 days left here in kyoto and besides osaka, nara i would like to see a beautiful night illumination at some temples.

which ones are the most beautiful that i must check out?
also which temples are still at autumn color peak?

by snkfreak (guest)  

... 2012/11/28 21:57
We like Eikando, Tenjuan (Nanzenji), Kiyomizudera probably in that order.

Kodaiji, Shorenin, Chionin were nice as well but not quite as stunning as the others I think. They are probably the easiest ones to combine with Kiyomizudera though as they are within short walking distance.

I'm not 100% sure on the progress so hopefully someone else can help but I suspect Eikando will be nice in the next day or so, although it is probably past the peak.

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