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    【Okunoin, Garan & Kongobuji】 Private tour by local monks living in Mount Koya

    Mount Koya
    4 hours

    We are a group composed of monks living in Koyasan. We spent long years as monks at temples in Koyasan. We studied Buddhist teachings directly from Buddhist priests of Koyasan and interpreted them to foreigners. Friendly young monks will be happy to explain daily living, training at Koyasan temples that a general public can not see, and important teachings of the esoteric Buddhism.

    FROM$272/ per group
    Koyasan monk guide N.
    (5) reviews

    Okunoin Shojingu Ritual& Ancient pilgrimage trails ☆Lunch with panorama view☆

    Mount Koya
    3.5 hours

    “Women Pilgrims Route” is said to be “the most beautiful trail” among the mountain paths around Koyasan. After attending a ritual in Okunoin, we are going to hike some of the “Women Pilgrims Route” that even forest experts recommend. At the end of the tour you will eat local specialties while watching the spectacular panorama of the mountains registered as World Heritage Sites.

    FROM$272/ per group
    Koyasan monk guide N.
    (5) reviews

    【Kongobuji & Garan】 Private tour with a Koyasan Buddhist monk

    Mount Koya
    2 hours

    We are a group composed of monks living in Koyasan. We spent long years as monks at temples in Koyasan. We studied Buddhist teachings directly from Buddhist priests of Koyasan and interpreted them to foreigners. Friendly young monks will be happy to explain daily living, training at Koyasan temples that a general public can not see, and important teachings of the esoteric Buddhism.

    FROM$138/ per group
    Koyasan monk guide N.
    (5) reviews

    KOYASAN : The Sacred Center of Shingon Buddhism

    Mount Koya
    10.5 hours

    Mt.Koya ,or Koyasan, was founded about 1,200 years ago by Kobo Daishi (Kukai) as the monastic center of Shingon Mikkyo, or literally "True World Esote...

    FROM$300/ per group
    Hideo Y.
    (112) reviews

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