Travelers are voting Kinkaku-ji, Kiyomizu-dera and Chion-in as the best of 76 temples in Kyoto. There are 76 temples in Kyoto a city just 41 km from Kyoto and 32 temples in Kyoto Area which is 41 km distant. The most popular of these are Kinkaku-ji in Kyoto and Kiyomizu-dera in Kyoto Area. You can find 165 Temple in the country of Japan and Kinkaku-ji is our members favorite Temple in all of Japan. Want more? Check out our map of temples in Kyoto.