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A Day in a life of a Monk

HIGHLIGHTS

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  • 3 hour total

  • English

  • Age Any

  • 2 〜 8

YOUR HOST

Komei BITO

Hi, I am Komei. Using Honkouji temple, I hold a mission to ease the suffering of as many people as possible. Through this trip, I hope to pass the knowledge of Buddhism that has a long history in Japan. I am very looking forward to seeing you all!

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WHAT TO EXPECT

Tap into your inner zen by spending a day with the monks at the temple. On this tour you’ll unearth some of Japan’s deepest cultural roots by taking a closer look into temple life. From Japanese calligraphy and meditation to matcha and drums, prepare your

  • Greet with the host

  • Explore inside the temple

  • Participate in ceremony

  • Transcribing a Sutra

  • Focus, focus, and focus

  • Write your wish in Ema (Prayer plaque)

DETAILS

  • Duration

    3h

  • Access

  • Participants Guests

    2 〜 8

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

  • Age

    Any

  • Conditions

    Available Rain or Shine

  • Cancellation Policy

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

PRICES

  • Adults(12+)

    ¥11,000

  • Children(4~11)

    ¥5,500

  • Infants(~3)

    Free

Included in the Price

Protection Charm Experience Interpreter Insulance

NOTES

  • Things to bring

    Socks Comfortable outfit *Exclusion* Round trip train ticket from Shibuya station (about ¥1400)

  • Meeting Point

  • Additional Info

MEET UP HERE !

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Children: ¥5,500 Infants: Free

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HOW TO BOOK

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  1. Select any day you want to book

  2. Choose time and number of participants

  3. Press [Book] or [Request] button

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