While the 88 Temple Pilgrimage in Shikoku is famous, there are many different temple and shrine pilgrimage routes across Japan. Walk the Kumano Kodo route, or check out the Chichibu Pilgrimage walk in Saitama, a fun trip from Tokyo. Whether by foot, bus or taxi, book the right tour for your needs.
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  1. Visit Mitsumine Shrine, Chichibu Shrine, and Hodosan Shrine, known as places of healing. Also, ride downstream on the Ara River in Nagatoro for a cooling interlude.
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    From USD288.19

    Daily
    9 hour(s) (morning)
  2. Seven flowers of autumn have long been treasured, so visit Nanakusa Temple in Nagatoro and enjoy each type's unique beauty, while learning about Japan.
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    From USD180.12

    Daily
    4 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  3. The Seven Deities of Good Fortune are each said to bring great luck in their areas. Trace the pilgrimage route in a comfortable taxi and test it yourself.
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    From USD188.22

    Daily
    4.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  4. Visit 13 Buddhist images at temples and shrines, tracing the route of old pilgrimages for a glimpse at the history and culture of old Japan.
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    From USD325.11

    Daily
    8.5 hour(s) (morning)
  5. Cruise down the roads of Chichibu and feel the history of the region as you visit a number of Fudasho, temples and shrines that sold charms to pilgrims.
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    From USD272.88

    Daily
    6.5 - 8.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  6. Learn about the Chichibu Incident, a peasant uprising during the Meiji Era. Visit Muku Shrine, Yoshida Genki Village, and Ongaku Shrine on a historical tour.
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    From USD288.19

    Daily
    6.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)