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Introduced to Japan in the 6th century, Buddhism is one of Japan's main religions, and many of the most famous sights throughout the country are Buddhist temples. There are different options for visiting these temples, including basic tours, overnight temple stays, Zen meditation classes, and more!
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  1. Embark on a spiritual journey and escape the stress of everyday life. Soothe your soul as you join in a relaxing zazen meditation session held in Zuiryuji's exquisite temple premises. Nourish your body with a healthy Buddhist kaiseki lunch.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD54.30

    Daily
    2.5 - 3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  2. Walk along the vast corridors and halls of this exquisite tranquil temple as you learn about its long heritage and its artifacts housed within. Marvel at the national treasures displayed only thrice a year and enjoy a delicious Buddhist kaiseki meal.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD54.30

    Daily
    3.5 - 4 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  3. Tap into your spiritual senses as you transcribe a sacred Buddhist sutra with gentle, precise brushstrokes. Leisurely explore the corridors and halls of this vast temple then enjoy a hearty Buddhist kaiseki (course) meal.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD58.82

    Daily
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)