Kurama is a rural town set in a small valley about 1 hour north of Kyoto. Kurama Onsen is an easily accessible place to enjoy outdoor onsen, and the area around Kuramadera Temple has a variety of hiking trails.
Perched on the shoulder of Mt. Kurama, Kuramadera Temple is set in the beautiful forest and is surrounded by nature. With a history dating back to the 8th century, it houses several national treasures.