Garden Tenryu-ji (A) by Kiyoshi Saito Call: 510-526-1236
Moss Garden in Sogenchi Garden within Tenryu-ji Zen Temple in Arashiyama, Kyoto, Japan
(Tenryu-ji Temple) Praised for good garden. Also offers vegetarian lunch for about $30. Showcases Shojin Ryori, the vegetarian cuisine developed centuries ago by Zen Buddhist monks, consists of vegetables, beans and an array of bean curd variations, including creamy sesame tofu and chewy tofu skins
Bamboo Grove Kyoto
The UNESCO World Heritage Site Tenryu-ji temple is located right outside the Sagano Bamboo Forest. The temple is also one of the Kyoto-gozan – one of five major temples of Kyoto.