Special night visits and light shows are held from 24th/April just for 12 days.
Why dont you take for a walk to see this special occassion in kyoto.
Its about 20 minutes walk on foot from Kyoto Hostel!
You can see a circular pond-garden, which is a type of Japanese traditional gardens.
Its lit up with 300 various lighting implements at the light shows.
Also, you can walk in the lit-up garden.
For further info, contact the frontdesk staff @ Kyoto Hostel & Gion Hostel for more information
date: 24th/April - 5th/May
time: 6:00PM - 9:30PM
place: Shoren-in temple
How to get there: 20 mins walk from Kyoto Hostel
you can walk through Gion-area, Yasaka shrine, and Chion-in temple, until you get there.