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Authentic Zen Experience at Gionji Temple in Chofu, Tokyo provided by eight one management co.

Authentic Zen Experience at Gionji Temple in Chofu, Tokyo

Authentic Zen Experience at Gionji Temple in Chofu, Tokyo
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  • Duration: 1h 30m
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Available languages
Japanese, English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 1h 30m
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Available languages
Japanese, English
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
What to expect
First of all, please check Instagram: #wasabijpzen #wasabijp we are "wasabi experience project" This project provides Japan's carefully selected superb experiences. Looking for a retreat from a hectic daily life where you can finding peace of mind? How about a relaxed 1.5-hour zen experience at a serene temple surrounded by lush green, less than an hour away from central Tokyo? In this session, you can experience zazen meditation, try out simple sutra recitation, and listen to the head priest’s preach. Also while you are there, take a tour around the main hall of the temple with more than 1000 years of history and take pictures. This is a perfect opportunity to break away from the hustle and bustle of the city to see the peaceful side of Tokyo and fully appreciate the beauty of Japanese culture.
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Duration
1h 30m
Departure details
Gionji Temple, Japan, 〒182-0016 Tokyo, Chofu, Sazumachi, 2-chōme−18−1 1.From keio Fuda sation. (only local line) 15 minutes walk from Fuda Station on the Keio Line. 2.From keio Chofu station.(express, special express, semi-special express) take a taxi to “gionji” (祇園寺 2-18-1 sazumachi, chofu-shi,tokyo) 10 mins ¥970
Inclusions
Instructor • Tax
Exclusions
Gratuities
Departure details
Gionji Temple, Japan, 〒182-0016 Tokyo, Chofu, Sazumachi, 2-chōme−18−1 1.From keio Fuda sation. (only local line) 15 minutes walk from Fuda Station on the Keio Line. 2.From keio Chofu station.(express, special express, semi-special express) take a taxi to “gionji” (祇園寺 2-18-1 sazumachi, chofu-shi,tokyo) 10 mins ¥970
Duration
1h 30m
Return details
Returns to original departure point
Additional information
Not wheelchair accessible
Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.
A stool will be provided for those who have difficulty sitting in the seiza(sitting on the heels) position.
Please note that the staff can only speak limited English. Due to the nature of the activity, having someone who can understand Japanese in your group is recommended. If no one in your group can understand Japanese, please let us know in advance as we might be able to arrange for a volunteer translator to accompany you.
Near public transportation
Not recommended for travelers with back problems
Most travelers can participate
This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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By: eight one management co.
hjxu
hjxu
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Great!
Daruma was fun to make and a meaningful souvenir to bring home. The local area is very beautiful, and Keiko-san was
layrei
layrei
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Wonderful Class with Keiko-san
I booked two experiences with Keiko-san to create one Chofu daruma and one mini daruma doll. Nakano-san from Wasabi
layrei
layrei
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Wonderful Class with Keiko-san
I booked two experiences with Keiko-san to create one Chofu daruma and one mini daruma doll. Nakano-san from Wasabi
layrei
layrei
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Unique Experience
I booked overall three experiences with Wasabi (eight one management), and Nakano-san was very organized and made a
Shingology
Shingology
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Try this if you want to experience Zen Buddhism in Japan
Tour was exceptional! Try this if you want to experience Zen Buddhism in Japan. I had the help of Cindy-san, a very
BunnyMT
BunnyMT
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MT
The Wagasi is beautiful and yummy. The teacher is professional, can speak limited English. The shop is not big and
Jason K
Jason K
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The head priest was friendly and funny.
The ceremony was beautiful and enjoyable with fun and engaging story telling prior to and after the ceremony by the
Joel S
Joel S
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Great experience!
Greeted at Toro station by Jun in person before taking us on a pleasant walk to our first bonsai garden. Spoke abou
Manuela O
Manuela O
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Wonderful experience!
The kimono experience was definitely a highlight of our trip to Japan. Our dressers, Ru and her mother were very he
Shields98
Shields98
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Fantastic Experience
We had an amazing time at this workshop, they were very friendly and gave lots of tips on what to see in the local
SuperSteBlo
SuperSteBlo
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Explore Tokyo in a different way
I can highly recommend this event for people who want to explore this great city in a different way. The trail give
C1729TRrandyc
C1729TRrandyc
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What a fantastic bonsai experience
Really amazing experience with June, our teacher/guide. Start of with Bonsai city itself. Off Toro station, it is
msim9803
msim9803
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Something fun and different
Really enjoyed learning about Japanese archery and trying it out. Really fun! Went to a local sports gym from the s
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