Shinshu Zenkoji Yakuoin

Shinshu Zenkoji Yakuoin

Price Contact Us
Detail Experience the Cultural Heritage of Zen Buddhism at Shinshu Zenko-ji Yakuoin Temple Tour

Shinshu Zenkoji Yakuoin
Shinshu Zenko-ji Yakuoin is a Buddhist temple in Japan that offers a unique and immersive experience for visitors. As part of the Yakuoin Experience Tour, visitors can participate in traditional Buddhist practices such as meditation and incense offering, and also take a guided tour of the temple grounds. The tour includes a visit to the main hall where a hidden statue of the Buddhist deity Amitabha is said to be kept, as well as a visit to the temple's treasure hall, which houses a collection of historical artifacts and cultural treasures. Overall, the Yakuoin Experience Tour offers a glimpse into the rich history and cultural heritage of Zen Buddhism in Japan, providing visitors with a deeper understanding of the religion and its practices.

Time Details
15:00 Check-in Greeted by host, Fragrance of incense
At Omotodou, a prayer for a safe trip Words from the resident priest.
Message card Tea with benefits for women's bodies and tea sweets heal fatigue and raise blood sugar levels prepared.
16:00 - 17:00 Zen
Brainwaves stabilize, serotonin is activated with diaphragmatic breathing, and the mood becomes refreshed.
17:00 - 18:00 Bath or Relaxation time
Relax with local sake from Nagano and Japanese sake bath salts. Smooth touch bath towel Stress-free with a strong wind dryer. Facial lotion and amenities available (considering) Change into work clothes.
18:00 - 20:00 Dinner
Kyoto-style traditional shojin cuisine made with ingredients from 4 leagues 4 directions, served with hannya-yu hot bath. The shojin cuisine satisfies both body and mind with more volume than expected. "Shokumokambun" (The Five Contemplations before Meals) Express gratitude for the blessings of nature and the effort of those who prepare the meal.
20:00 - 21:00 Shakyo (Copying sutras)
Sink into a state of mindfulness, detach from daily stress and scattered mind, activating the brain's ability.
21:00 Sleeping Sound sleep with a light, warm down comforter.
Good Morning
3:00 - 5:00 Waking up-Guided tour of Zengo-ji Temple Pleasant awakening Take a walk through the early morning Zengo-ji Temple, listening to the explanation of the guide.
5:30 - 6:30 Morning Service
In Tendai sect, experience the Buddhist music "Shoumyou" that is said to be the origin of folk songs and pure land music, in Jodo sect hear the chanting of "Namu Amida Butsu" that resonates and fills with life force.
6:30 - 7:30 Receiving Ojuzu Beads
Receive merit. Cut off evil fate, receive happiness.
7:00 - 9:00 Breakfast
Yakushoin's famous 15-item "Asagayu" breakfast.
~10:00 Check-out


We provide different services of inbound tourism of Japan

Travel business

We arrange travel destination hotels for overseas trips, sightseeing trips, school tour, incentive trips, individual trips, air ticketing, guides, restaurants experience, domestic flights, trains, etc.

Inbound business

We offers different japanese cultural and traditional experience cources as inbound tour. We purchase and arrange a large number of contents visiting Japan for B2B.

Study abroad arrangement

We arrange language study abroad (short term to long term). English-speaking countries and other for spring / summer intensive program in different countries.

Tour Packages

We offer different tour packages for inbound and outbound too for B2B for different asian countries like, Thiland, Nepal, Myanmar, Vietnam, Laos, Indonesia, Tiwan etc.