TOUR
WESTERN JAPAN

2-Day World Heritage Site - Mt. Koya Tour (With Guide on Day 1)

Tour Code :

GU2206N2S

Departs from :

Osaka

Tour Brand :

Kansai (Kyoto, Osaka, Nara, etc.) Tour with Accommodation (With Attendance)

change(s) from the previous year :

Price(Lowest) :

¥48,000 ~

Overview :

1. On Day 1, this tour is accompanied by a National Government Licensed English Guide Interpreter. Visit Mt. Koya, registered on the UNESCO World Heritage Site list under "Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the Kii Mountain Range."
2. Enjoy a stay at a temple lodging and dine on authentic Buddhist vegetarian cuisine.
3. On Day 2, enjoy exploring Mt. Koya (Koyasan) on your own.

Itinerary

day1

09:30- Depart from Swissotel Nankai Osaka Walk to Nankai Namba Station
90(min) From Namba Station to Gokurakubashi Station (Nankai Railway, Limited Express, reserved seat)
From Gokurakubashi Station to Koyasan Station
Depart from Koyasan Station Please refer to [Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations] in the Remarks.
60(min) Koya-san Cooking Hanabishi Lunch
Please refer to [Regarding Meals] in the remarks.
10(min) From Hanabishi to Okuno-in Temple
70(min) Okuno-in Temple The highlight of Koyasan. Walk along the 2-kilometer path to the temple in a mystical atmosphere lined with hundreds of thousands of small stone pagodas.
10(min) From Okuno-in Temple to Danjo Garan
75(min) Danjo Garan Complex The Danjo Garan Complex is a sacred place representing the concept of Shingon Mikkyo Buddhism established by Kobo Daishi (Saint Kobo).
-16:00 Koyasan Temple Lodging Enjoy a dinner of Buddhist vegetarian cuisine in a temple lodging situated away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Guests staying at the Fukuchi-in temple lodging may also relax in hot springs.
Please refer to [Accommodation Information] in the Remarks.

day2

06:00- Morning Chants (Optional) Customers who wish to participate in the Buddhist morning chants may do so. It starts at 6:00.
-09:00 Depart from Koyasan Temple Lodging Free time after check-out
[Check-out Time]
Fukuchi-in: 9:00
Go to Koyasan Station Go to Koyasan Station by bus
From Koyasan Station to Gokurakubashi Station
90(min) From Gokurakubashi Station go to Nankai Namba Station (Nankai Railway, Limited Express, reserved seat)
16:45-17:45 Tour ends at Nankai Namba Station Please head to your next destination on your own after arrival.

GU2206N2S

Remarks:Planning Company: JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc.
Address: 2-3-14 Higashi Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo
Japan Tourism Agency Registered Travel Agent (No. 1723)
A member of the Japan Association of Travel Agents
[Reception Method]
At reception, please show your reservation confirmation sheet, a printout of the reservation confirmation e-mail, or show the e-mail on your mobile device screen to staff.
[Operation Conditions/Tour Conditions]
If the minimum number of participants (2) is not met by 20 days before the scheduled date, the tour on that date may be canceled.
[Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations]
Public transportation will be used for transfers within the Koyasan area. Please note that seating is not guaranteed.
This tour involves a fair amount of walking at sightseeing locations, so please wear shoes and clothes which are comfortable to walk in.
The order of destinations and the lunch venue are subject to change.
The guide will accompany you until arrival at the temple lodging in Koyasan on Day 1. There is no guide on Day 2 so please follow the itinerary on your own.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Meeting/Pick-up/Pick-up Location]
Swissotel Nankai Osaka / 9:20
[Important Notes/Supplements: Regarding Meals]
Lunch will be bento box style Japanese cuisine.
Buddhist vegetarian cuisine will be provided for customers that would like a vegetarian meal so please make a request on the day.
If the lunch venue is closed, an affiliate venue will be visited.
In this case, only the standard meal will be provided. (Cannot be changed to a vegetarian meal) Thank you for your understanding.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Accommodation Information]
The accommodation location is Koyasan Onsen Fukuchi-in. Guestrooms may or may not have their own bathroom attached. Room type cannot be selected. Thank you for your understanding.
Also, guestrooms do not have their own private bath, so please use the large communal baths (public baths).
Meals at the temple lodging are all Buddhist vegetarian cuisine.
Check-out time is 9:00.
For staying infants 0-5 years of age, please pay a facility use charge of JPY 4,400 (tax incl.) on site. (As of Oct. 1, 2020)
[Important Notes/Supplements: What to Wear/Bring]
This tour involves a fair amount of walking at sightseeing locations, so please wear shoes and clothes which are comfortable to walk in.
The temperature at Mt. Koya (Koyasan) is about 8 degrees Celsius lower than in Kyoto and Osaka. Please bring warm attire.