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Hiking by a Hilltop Temple just Steps from Tokyo



  • Ring an ancient Bell
  • Visit a ancient graveyard
  • Meet a monk-farmer and his atypical lifestyle
  • 4 hour total

  • English, Japanese

  • Any Age

  • 2 〜 8



Hi, I am Shoten. I am a priest at Enpukuji and I am also a farmer in the surrounding area. I love trying new things such as planning events at the temple and inviting people to experience farming. I want to make this trip as enjoyable as possible so join me to explore both farm and temple.

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Immerse yourself in Japanese tradition and lifestyle! Visit a historical temple, learn about Buddhism, Japanese agriculture and many more. On this tour, you will be visiting a temple surrounded by beautiful nature. Our local host is a priest and also a farmer, therefore he will introduce you to the rare integration of nature and the temple. As you walk the grounds you’ll find a stretch of fields that extend behind the temple’s valley and you will be able to enjoy countless stories about agriculture, Japanese life and Buddhism. Take a journey into the raw beauty of life at this temple and deepen your sense of Japan.


  • Duration


    (14:00 〜 18:00)

    * Time may vary, not including transportation time

  • Access

    Take the Sobu Line to Chiba Station. Change to the Sobu Main Line and get off Monoi Station (approx. 1 hour from Tokyo Station)
    Take the Chuo-Sobu to Kinshixho station, chenge to Sobu to Chiba, chenge to Narita to Monoi st. (approx.1.5h from Shinjuku)

  • Participants Guests

    2 〜 8

    Trip will be cancelled if the required minimum number of participants is not met. Accompanied infants participate for free.

  • Age


  • Conditions

    Available on Clear or Lightly Rainy Days

  • Cancellation Policy

    We are unable to refund cancellations made after 17:00, 3 days prior to your reserved date.


  • Adults(12+)


  • Children(4~11)


  • Infants(~3)


Included in the Price

Interpreter, Experience, Insurance


  • Things to bring

    Comfortable clothes and shoes you don't mind getting dirty
    Something to drink

  • Meeting Point

    Monoi Station

  • Additional Info

    Please note that your reservation with us may be canceled due to inclement weather conditions or heavy rain. If so, we will contact you at least one hour prior to your reservation via your original booking site.


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