Built in 733, Jindaji, one of Tokyo’s oldest temples, is known for numerous soba shops in front of its temple gate, and 5,200 rosebushes in bloom in mid-May and mid-October in its botanical garden.
Take the Keio Line from Shinjuku Sta. for about 30 min. to Tsutsujigaoka Sta. or Chofu Sta. and take the bus for “Jindaiji”.