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2-Day World Heritage Site – Mt. Koya Tour (Without Guide)

Depart Osaka
VISIT Mt. Koya
Duration Approx. 2 days
Minimum No for Tour Operating 1
Guide Not Available
Included Accommodation (with dinner and breakfast), Other transportation costs included in the tour
Cancellation Policy 7days prior of the tour date 50%
  2Day prior of the date 70%
  1Day prior of the tour date 100% , No show 100%
 
   
  • Available
  • On Request
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ABOUT THE TOUR

1. This is an unguided 2-Day tour allowing you to explore the Mt. Koya’s World Heritage Sites on your own.
2. This package includes a bus pass for buses on Mt. Koya and various coupons for discounted admission.
3. Participants stay overnight at a shukubo (temple lodging) of Henjoko-in Temple, Eko-in Temple, or Tentoku-in Temple and have a solemn experience of one of the meditation methods of the Buddha’s preachings about truth esoteric Buddhism in the morning.

ITINERARY

DAY1

09:00 –

From Nankai Namba Station to Gokurakubashi Station (90 min)

(Nankai Railway, Express, non-reserved seat)
[Remarks]
This is an open-itinerary plan which does not include a guide of any kind. Information on how to pick up your train tickets, the itinerary and an English map will be sent to your accommodation location by the day before the tour. Before boarding the Nankai Electric Railway, go to the Nankai Information Center and pick up your tickets. Ticket pick up is available starting from the day before tour departure.
Participants are free to choose their desired train departure times. However, additional fees will be required for limited express trains (JPY 780/Adult, JPY 390/Child).

From Gokurakubashi Station go to Koyasan Station (5 min)

Sightseeing at Mt. Koya

On this plan participants are free to see the sights on their own, and are provided with discount coupons for various admission fees and a Koyasan bus pass.
Feel free to visit Okunoin (mausoleum of Kukai) and Danjogaran, the heartland of Mt. Koya.

The Henjoko-in Temple, Eko-in Temple, or Tentoku-in Temple (lodging)

Meals will be a Buddhist vegetarian cuisine

DAY 2

Sightseeing at Mt. Koya

Explore the World Heritage Site freely.

From Koyasan Station to Gokurakubashi Station (5 min)

From Gokurakubashi Station go to Nankai Namba Station (90 min)

(Nankai Railway, Express, non-reserved seat)

Nankai Namba Station

REMARKS

1. This is an open-itinerary plan which does not include a guide of any kind. Information on how to pick up your train tickets, the itinerary and an English map will be sent to your accommodation location by the day before the tour. Before boarding the Nankai Electric Railway, go to the Nankai Information Center and pick up your tickets. Ticket pick up is available starting from the day before tour departure.

2. Participants are free to choose their desired train departure times. However, additional fees will be required for limited express trains (JPY 780/Adult, JPY 390/Child).

3. The accommodation location will be specified in the itinerary sent to you by the day before the tour. The tour booking charge per person remains the same regardless of the number of participants in 1 group.

4. Shojin-ryori, or Buddhist vegetarian cuisine, is served for lunch, so we welcome vegetarian participants.

5. Temperature in Koyasan is about 8 degrees Celsius lower than in Kyoto and Osaka. Please bring warm attire.

6. Please inform us of the postal code, address, and telephone number of your accommodation location, as well as the name that reservation is under and the check-in date, so that tour documents can be sent. If your accommodation location is a personal residence, please also inform us of the name of the householder.