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Overnight Stay at Ninnaji Temple and Morning Prayer Service in Kyoto

Praying with the monks at Ninnaji Temple

Join morning prayers at Ninnaji Temple

Spend a night in the tranquil beauty of Kyoto's Ninnaji Temple, a World Heritage Site. In the morning join a reflective prayer led by temple monks, an enlightening way to start your day.

  • Praying with the monks at Ninnaji Temple
  • Golden Buddha statues in the prayer hall.
  • The grounds of Ninnaji Temple in Kyoto
  • Traditional monk's breakfast at Ninnaji Temple
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With a five-story pagoda and an orchard of cherry trees that explode with pink blossoms in spring, Ninnaji Temple has been listed as a World Heritage Site since 1994. The tatami sleeping areas include freshly laid out futons and you will be able to bathe in traditional baths, perfect for relaxing. In the morning enjoy a healthy and hearty breakfast before attending morning prayers, open only to overnight guests and temple monks. You can also tour the grounds before the gates open to the public. After the morning service and breakfast, check-out before 9:00am to enjoy the temple gardens before setting off into Kyoto.
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You can book a minimum of 1 and maximum of 1.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 57.92
USD 57.92
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 52.32
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Child (Age 6-11)
USD 52.32
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Rest in a Japanese style room, around 8 square meters.
  • Duration: 17 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Schedule: for all packages
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Overnight lodging / Asa-no-otsutome (Morning service)
Add-ons:
Japanese style breakfast only (per person) + USD 9.34
Japanese style breakfast only (per person) + USD 9.34
Kyoto style dinner with Japanese style breakfast (per person) + USD 44.84
Kyoto style dinner with Japanese style breakfast (per person) + USD 44.84
Bedding for infants (0-5 years of age) (per child) + USD 27.09
Bedding for infants (0-5 years of age) (per child) + USD 27.09
Dinner for infants (per person) + USD 21.49
Dinner for infants (per person) + USD 21.49
Package detail / Schedule
2~3 Person Room
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Adult (Age 12 & over)
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Child (Age 6-11)
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Adult (Age 12 & over)
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Child (Age 6-11)
USD 52.32
USD 52.32
Listed price is the price per person.
Enjoy a Japanese style room, around 14 square meters.
  • Duration: 17 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Schedule: for all packages
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Overnight lodging / Asa-no-otsutome (Morning service)
Add-ons:
Japanese style breakfast only (per person) + USD 9.34
Japanese style breakfast only (per person) + USD 9.34
Kyoto style dinner with Japanese style breakfast (per person) + USD 44.84
Kyoto style dinner with Japanese style breakfast (per person) + USD 44.84
Bedding for infants (0-5 years of age) (per child) + USD 27.09
Bedding for infants (0-5 years of age) (per child) + USD 27.09
Dinner for infants (per person) + USD 21.49
Dinner for infants (per person) + USD 21.49
Package detail / Schedule
4~7 Person Room
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2 Select the amount (participants, hours, vehicles, etc.)
You can book a minimum of 4 and maximum of 7.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 57.92
USD 57.92
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 52.32
USD 52.32
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Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 57.92
USD 57.92
Child (Age 6-11)
USD 52.32
USD 52.32
Listed price is the price per person.
This large Japanese style room is about 25 square meters.
  • Duration: 17 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Schedule: for all packages
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Overnight lodging / Asa-no-otsutome (Morning service)
Add-ons:
Japanese style breakfast only (per person) + USD 9.34
Japanese style breakfast only (per person) + USD 9.34
Kyoto style dinner with Japanese style breakfast (per person) + USD 44.84
Kyoto style dinner with Japanese style breakfast (per person) + USD 44.84
Bedding for infants (0-5 years of age) (per child) + USD 27.09
Bedding for infants (0-5 years of age) (per child) + USD 27.09
Dinner for infants (per person) + USD 21.49
Dinner for infants (per person) + USD 21.49
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
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  • Check-in
    Time & Location
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  • Check-out
    Time & Location
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  • DAY1  
  • 16:00 Check-in Time Starts at Ninnaji Temple
  • Free Time to Explore
    The grounds of Ninnaji Temple in Kyoto After dropping off your bags in your Japanese-style room, you can go explore the temple grounds or the surrounding areas, soak in the Japanese baths or just take a load off your feet and have a quick nap in your room.
  • 18:30 Dinner (Optional)
    For those that reserved the dinner option, dinner will be a traditional Kyoto style meal with fresh silky tofu and tempura using seasonal ingredients.
  • 23:00 Guests must be back in the temple lodgings by 23:00
    289775 Enjoy the deep quiet of the temple, and stretch out on your futon, to slowly drift away as you relax after a day of exploring Kyoto.
  • DAY2  
  • 06:00 Morning Prayer (from April 1 ~ September 30) (1 hour)
    Praying with the monks at Ninnaji Temple Join the monks of Ninnaji Temple as they perform their morning prayers. This rare chance to sit in on a temple ceremony is not to be missed.

    Prayers begin at 06:00 from April through September, and at 06:30 from October to March.
  • 07:30 Breakfast (Optional) (1 hour)
    Traditional monk's breakfast at Ninnaji Temple For guests who booked the breakfast option, an authentic breakfast will be served. Taste the flavors of Kyoto with a local-style set including fresh tofu and grilled fish.
  • 09:00 Check-out from Ninnaji Temple
Notes
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • Guests must return to the temple lodgings by 23:00.
    • Bathroom and bathing facilities are communal. Bathing facilities are not open during the morning hours and must be completed by 23:30.
    • A dining facility is located on the premises. Please consult the front desk for information about dining options located nearby the temple.
    • Morning service starts at 06:00 during Apr 1 - Sep 30 and from 06:30 during Oct 1 - Mar 31. Please arrive at the Kondo 5~10 minutes before the service begins.
    • Free parking is available.
    • Check-out time is 09:00.
    • Except in April and November, on Mondays the lodgings are closed.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 12:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

After your booking is confirmed, be sure to print your voucher and bring it with you on the day of your activity.

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USD 57.92
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(4.60/5.00) 4.60 / 5
(10 reviews)
Pick-up Not available
Duration 17 hour(s)
Availability Daily

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

This was the highlight of my trip to Kyoto. A great way to experience one of the temples. I walked into a lovely room with Hot green tea and my yukata robe waiting for me. There was a little Kitch...more
Dinner and breakfast were amazing. The staff is courteous and kind. The onsen, lovely. The ceremony, moving. Being able to walk around the grounds after the ceremony, listening to chanting in solitude...more
by: Festival of japan
i booked this for three of my ladies. As a tour guide I am always worried about experiences out of my control. I need not have worried the reviews I received were excellent. Good food, excellent accom...more
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