The Kiyomizu complex is surely one of the most impressive historical sites of Japan. Located in the city of Kyoto, the temple served as the residence and stronghold of the kings and leaders of the country for more than 1000 years. Today many travelers who visit Japan explore Kiyomizu Temple for its significant historical importance.
Situated at the top of a mountain, the Temple of Kiyomizu offer matchless views of the city of Kyoto. With all its impressive ruins, the temple, together with other monuments, is included in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. A visit to the temple is included in almost all tours to Japan.
The complex is featured with its various shrines, the main pagoda with its large notable balcony, and the complex which used to witness the coronation of the king of Japan for hundreds of years.