Overnight Stay at Zenkoji Temple Lodgings with Vegetarian Dinner in Nagano

お部屋(渕心庵)

Enjoy staying in a Japanese-style room of Zenkoji and enjoy a vegetarian dinner made from fresh ingredients. Attend a special morning service at the main hall before breakfast.

  • お部屋(渕心庵)
  • 淵之坊の正面外観(門)
  • 151218_淵之坊内観20
  • 淵之坊外観
  • 精進料理4
  • お部屋(桐)
  • 精進料理部分1
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Price
Room Reservation and Shojin Ryori Vegetarian Dinner
1 Select a date
2 Enter number of traveller
You can book a minimum of 2 and maximum of 3.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 96.10
USD 96.10
Child (Age 7-12)
USD 48.05
USD 48.05
Infant (Age 0-6)
USD 28.83
USD 28.83
Instant ConfirmationUSD 0.00USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
fromUSD 96.10
fromUSD 96.10
Child (Age 7-12)
fromUSD 48.05
fromUSD 48.05
Infant (Age 0-6)
fromUSD 28.83
fromUSD 28.83
Child's menu for elementary school kids. Infant's fee: with meals or bedding
You will have perfect vegetarian dishes (without using meat and fish for ingredients) for dinner.
  • Duration: 19 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Schedule: for all packages
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Breakfast / Dinner / Accommodation fee
Add-ons:
(Weekday) Change child's menu to Shojin Ryori vegetarian + USD 19.22
(Weekday) Change child's menu to Shojin Ryori vegetarian + USD 19.22
(Weekday) Additional infant's meals and bedding + USD 19.22
(Weekday) Additional infant's meals and bedding + USD 19.22
(Weekday) Infant (without meals and bedding) free
(Weekday) Infant (without meals and bedding) free
(Before Holidays) Change child's menu to Shojin Ryori vegetarian + USD 21.14
(Before Holidays) Change child's menu to Shojin Ryori vegetarian + USD 21.14
Package detail / Schedule
Room Reservation and Special Shojin Ryori Vegetarian Dinner
1 Select a date
2 Enter number of traveller
You can book a minimum of 2 and maximum of 3.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 115.32
USD 115.32
Child (Age 7-12)
USD 57.66
USD 57.66
Infant (Age 0-6)
USD 34.60
USD 34.60
Instant ConfirmationUSD 0.00USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
fromUSD 115.32
fromUSD 115.32
Child (Age 7-12)
fromUSD 57.66
fromUSD 57.66
Infant (Age 0-6)
fromUSD 34.60
fromUSD 34.60
Child's menu for elementary school kids. Infant's fee: with meals or bedding
Dine on a carefully prepared and elegant selection of vegetarian dishes, prepared in the traditional Buddhist style, for dinner.
  • Duration: 19 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Schedule: for all packages
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Breakfast / Dinner / Accommodation fee
Add-ons:
(Weekday) Change child's menu to Shojin Ryori vegetarian + USD 23.06
(Weekday) Change child's menu to Shojin Ryori vegetarian + USD 23.06
(Weekday) Child's meals and bedding + USD 23.06
(Weekday) Child's meals and bedding + USD 23.06
(Weekday) Infant (without meals and bedding) free
(Weekday) Infant (without meals and bedding) free
(Before holiday) Change child's menu to Shojin Ryori vegetarian + USD 24.99
(Before holiday) Change child's menu to Shojin Ryori vegetarian + USD 24.99
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • DAY1  
  • 15:00 Check-in at Fuchinobo
  • Sutra Copying (With Reservations)
    写経 You can experience Sutra transcribing at Fuchinobo, if you wish. It takes 1~1.5 hours for beginners to finish, so the lesson starts by 16:00 at the latest.
    Sutra copying paper and calligraphy pen included.

    *Sutra lesson fee: JPY 1,000, payable on site.
  • Bathing
    トルマリン風呂写真 Both your body and mind will be healed in the 2 kinds of bath: tourmaline-containing bath and Maifan Stone-containing bath.
  • Vegetarian dinner
    Plan A - Vegetarian dinner (perfect vegetarian dishes without using meat and fish)
    Plan B - Special vegetarian dinner (elaborate vegetarian dishes)
    Enjoy the dinner!
  • DAY2  
  • Start from Fuchinobo
    Start time
    Summer: 5:30
    Winter: 7:00
  • Niomon
  • Sanmon
    三門部分1 The chief priest (nun) will pat your heads with her rosary while praying for visitors' happiness, as she returns home from the main hall of Zenkoji.
  • Morning Service at the Main Hall of Zenkoji *Special admission ticket required
    善光寺本堂(正面) A religious service practiced every morning at the main hall of Zenkoji. Daikanjinkanshu, or Daihonganniko Shonin will lead the service first in the Tendaishu-style, and then in the Jodoshinshu-style.
  • Morning Service at the Main Hall of Zenkoji *Special admission ticket required
    Search the dark corridor below the altar in the main hall and discover the lock of the door to paradise. By touching the lock which is a substitute for Tathagata, you can form a connection with Zenkoji Nnorai Tathagata.
  • Return to Fuchinobo, and have breakfast
    We offer Japanese-style set menu for breakfast. If you prefer vegetarian meals for breakfast also, please let us know the number of people that would like it.
  • 10:00 Check-out at Fuchinobo
Notes
Restriction(s)
  • All Packages
    • Please note that we cannot accept reservations for December 28 to January 4, for the New Year's day events are held at the temple in this period.
    • You can book one room for 2 to 3 people at the price for one person.
    • Adult's fee is applied to junior high school students or older people.
    • Child's menu is served for elementary school children. If you wish to change the menu to the vegetarian dishes, the same as those for adults, choose on the add-on page.
    • Infant's fee includes either meals (without bedding) or bedding (without meals) only. If you need both meals (child's menu) and bedding, please choose on the add-on page.
    • If you book for a child (without an add-on,) please let us know if you request meals or bedding.
    • Infants (pre-school children) can participate for free, if without meals nor bedding. Please let us know the number of infants to participate.
    • We offer Japanese-style set menu for breakfast. If you prefer vegetarian meals for breakfast also, please let us know the number of people who request.
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • Amenities:
      Televesion set, air conditioner, thermos bottle, yukata, tooth brush, towels, bath towels, body soap, shampoo, hair conditioner, face soap, hair dryer, razor, comb, shower cap, cottom swab, tissue paper
    • Admission fee for Zenkoji:
      *19 years old or above: JPY 500
      *16 to 18: JPY 200
      *7 to 15: JPY 50
      *0 to 6: free
      You need a ticket to enter the main hall. The price varies with the age of visitors, which you should pay at the site.
      The overnight course includes an accredited guide (for foreign language service.)
      *We will give you a brochure on the history of Zenkoji with the ticket. English, German, French, Spanish, Chinese, Taiwanese, and Korean versions available.
    • Sutra transcribing:
      You can try Sutra transcribing at Fuchinobo, if you wish. It takes 1 hour to 1.5 hours for beginners to finish.
      So we start the lesson 16:00 at the latest.
      *Sutra transcribing lesson fee: JPY 1,000 (tax included) *Please pay at the site.
      *A piece of paper for Sutra transcribing and a calligraphy pen included.
    • Meal:
      Please pay at the site for beverages including liquor, wine, beer, juice etc. We will charge a corkage fee of JPY 1,000 to 2,000, if you bring your own wine etc. (The amount varies with the kind of liquer.) Please pay the corkage at the site.
    • This activity is operated in Japanese only, however, non Japanese-speaking visitors are also welcome.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
  • All Packages
    • You can book a minimum of 2 and maximum of 3.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 16:00 local time, 3 business days to 16:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 20% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 16:00 local time, 2 business days to 16:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 16:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
From USD 96.10
From USD 96.10

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Pick-up Not available
Duration 19 hour(s)
Availability Daily
Meal Breakfast, Dinner
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