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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$484/ per group
    Koyasan monk guide N.
    5.00(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$353/ per group
    Koyasan monk guide N.
    5.00(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$181/ per group
    Koyasan monk guide N.
    5.00(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$261/ per group
    Hideo Y.
    4.44(113) reviews

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    Mount Koya Private Tours & Local Tour Guides

    Whether it’s your first time to Mount Koya or you are back to discover more, a good tour guide can make all the difference. Enjoy the best of what Mount Koya has to offer, without all the fuss of planning everything by yourself! You can pick your favorite itinerary from the Mount Koya tours offered by our local guides, but feel free to ask for customizations based on your preferences. We want to help travelers get the most out of their trips, and we believe a good tour with a local guide is the best way to ensure that. There is so much to see and do in Mount Koya, and the best way to get the most out of your time there is to have a local expert with you. GoWithGuide is committed to delivering unforgettable tour experiences, so let us help you create your next favorite memory.