World Heritage Mt.Koya 2-DayTour (Without Guide)
1 Nights from $340
(* Price is per person.)
Mt. Koya, or Koyasan, is the home a sect of Japanese Buddhism called Shingon. The area was first settled in 819 by the monk Kukai and his followers when he established the first temple there. Besides learning about the historical and religious significance of spots around Mt. Koya like Okunoin, a vast, atmospheric Buddhist graveyard which leads to the sacred mausoleum of Kukai (renamed Kobo Daishi in death), visitors to Mt. Koya can also enjoy the beautiful natural surroundings and fresh mountain air. This overnight tour package includes accommodations at Fukuchi-in, a shukubo (temple lodging), where guests can try an authentic meal of Buddhist vegetarian cuisine (shojin ryori).
|Departure||08 Jan - 18 Dec 2016: Daily
06 Jan - 20 Dec 2017: Daily
|Guide||English-speaking guide service is included.|
* with Guide Plan available, additional charge required.
2017 departure, booking from 15 Sep 2016
3.Participants are free to choose their desired train departure times. However please note that additional fees will be required for limited express trains ( JPY 780 / Adult and JPY 390/ Child as of 1 Sep 2015)
4. It is recommended to bring warm clothing as temperatures drop significantly in Koyasan,