Visit a National Treasure in the BeautifulCcountryside
- See Japan’s smallest pagoda
- Walk in the beautiful Japanese coutnryside rich with history
- Enjoy medieval works of art.
3.5 hour total
2 〜 20
Greetings. Thank you taking an interest in our service. We here at Kuresan are dedicated to providing the best in walking tours all over the Kansai area. Join us to discover the beauty and wonder of both the countryside and cityscapes in and around Osaka, Kyoto, and other notable Kasai cities. We specialize in walks with beautiful scenery and distinct cultural or historical significance. Our goal is provide educational and engaging outings for people interested in Japan who are also passionate for the outdoors. Please join us for a walk to remember, which will surely satisfy your thirst for adventure and knowledge.
WHAT TO EXPECT
On this experience you will have the chance to view some truly rare sights. To begin, we will visit “Japan’s shortest tower” at the Buddhist temple, Jigenin. At only 3 ken (approx. 6 meters) across and two stories high, with a total height of only 10 meters, this beautiful and refined structure is known as the smallest pagoda in all of Japan. Despite its diminutive stature, this pagoda is famous as a national treasure.
After our tower tour, it’s time to view various illustrated works of art from the time of the middle ages, Kamakura and Sengoku periods, while taking a walk in the countryside by feudal manors. For anyone interested in Buddhist and medieval Japanese architecture, this walk is for you!
(09:00 〜 12:30)
Take the Nankai bus to Higashiue bus stop from JR Hineno St.
2 〜 20
Not Available on Rainy Days
We are unable to refund cancellations made after 17:00, 3 days prior to your reserved date.
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Things to bring
Nankai Higashiue bus stop
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.