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Full-Day Private Guided Tour to Mount Koya

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The Mount Koya is a famous pilgrimage place from the 9th century. This Buddhist complex was founded by the monk Kukai (aka Kobo Daishi) and welcomes you today for a unforgettable journey. This trip to Japanese History and Buddhism is waiting for you!

Osaka Tour Guide - Mouloud H.
Mouloud H.
4.73 / 5
(11 reviews)
08:00 AM

Meeting Point

At your hotel

08:00 AM

Meeting Point→Mount Koya

We take the train from Osaka and arrive to Mount Koya, with the cable car. We can see all the region from the train, from the big city to the nature in the countryside, then climb the mountain with the cable car.

11:00 AM

Daimon Gate

Entrance Gate to Mount Koya and the Spirit World.

11:40 AM

Danjo Garan

Shingon Buddhist Sect Main Worship place since the 9th century.

12:20 PM

Kongobuji

Temple founded at the end of the 16th century by the military dictator, Hideyoshi Toyotomi. Now, it serves as the Shingon headquarters.

02:00 PM

Tokugawa clan Mausoleum

Mausoleum of Ieyasu and Hidetada Tokugawa, Japan important Shoguns and military dictators from the beginning of the 17th century.

03:00 PM

Oku no In

Famous and biggest Japanese cemetery, with 200,000 tombs of more or less famous families. At its end, helds the mausoleum of Kobo Daishi.

05:00 PM

Okunoin-mae Bus top

We arrive to this bus top and we head back to Osaka.

08:00 PM

Mount Koya→Drop off point

We finish to visit Mount Koya at around 17:00. It is time for us to go down from the mountain by cable car and to go back to Osaka by train.

Ending Point

At your hotel

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

Guide fee

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What‘s not included

- Transportation (6,000 JPY/person)

- Entrance fee: Danjo Garan (1,000 JPY/person)

- Entrance fee: Kongobu-ji (1,000 JPY/person)

- Entrance fee: Tokugawa family mausoleum (200 JPY/person)

- Lunch: less than 3,000 JPY/person

- Entrance, lunch and transportation fee for the guide (to the guest to pay)

Tour Important Information

We only accept bookings from Osaka, as the route is already long from there (3 hours one way). Thank you for your understanding.

The Mount Koya is house of Shingon Buddhist Sect. All the town is covered by Shingon temples we can visit. Oku no in cemetery is famous all around the World. We will visit it to pay respect to 200,000 Japanese families and to know more about Japanese History

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Osaka Tour Reviews

Had a great time with Mouloud guiding us.

Mouloud does not just guide us, he tells us the historical background of Mt Yoshino and how some of the Japanese culture and history relates to the mountain, temples and shrines. It was educational. Mouloud was also patience with us as we have a member of the group who couldn’t move as fast as the others. Overall, it was a good day trip. Tiring but enjoyable. Thanks Mouloud. TC

Tao chih L.

Thank you TC for booking my tour and for your great review! I am glad you liked the tour even if it was tiring. I hope to see you again!

A

Alexander R.

5 / 5
Jan 4, 2024

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Wonderful half day Nara tour with Mouloud

I had an excellent half day tour with Mouloud in Nara. We visit many places including Kasuga Taisha Shrine, Todaiji, Bald Mountain and the Nara park. I learned a lot from Mouloud's explanation about the above places and they made me appreciate Nara more. I especially remember his guidance on how to feed Nara's deer. Thank you so much for making my trip to Nara enjoyable and I'd definitely recommend him as a guide to everyone who wants to visit Nara.

Alexander R.

Thank you Alex for your booking and for this kind review. I am glad you appreciated the tour and I hope to see you again!

Excellent guide

Mouloud did a great job I strongly recommend him

Bernard F.

Thank you Bernard for your booking and for your kind review. I am glad you are satisfied!

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