2. View the sights of Kyoto
  3. Kouzan-ji


Kozan-ji Temple is registered as a World Cultural Heritage. This temple has pictures and works of calligraphy which are registered as National treasure. Especially, Chozyugiga-zo is known for the first manga in Japan. In addition, the first tea plantation in Japan was achieved in this temple. A Monseigneur who started this temple received some tee plants from another Monseigneur who just came back from ancient China. Then, the Monseigneur started planting tea and even now, people can pick up the tee leaves from here. Leaves in autumn is very beautiful.