Ninna-ji Temple was founded in 888 by the 59th emperor, Emperor Uda. It was designated a World Heritage Site in 1994. It is also famous for a grove of locally cultivated, late blooming cherry trees called Omuro Zakura. Every year the Cherry Blossom Festival is scheduled to coincide with the bloom of the Omuro Zakura.
33, Omuroouchi, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto
3 minutes walk from Randen Kitano Line Omuro Ninna-ji Station