Gain a deeper understanding of the two dominating religions of Japan on this guided tour of Tokyo’s Temples and Shrines. Go on a spiritual visit to a Buddhist temple and Shinto shrine for an enlightening experience. Witness the famous Goma fire ceremony for an exhilarating experience.
You also get a chance to gain fascinating insights by visiting a famous shrine with close ties to the sumo wrestling world. The grounds there are adorned with Sumo-related stone monuments. Enjoy the serenity and beauty by strolling through an elegant, beautifully manicured traditional Japanese garden. This is a tour you do not want to miss!
Make you way to Monzen-Nakacho Station, exit 5, in front of Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ bank. Accessible by the Tokyo Metro Tozai line and the Toei Oedo line.
Tour ends at Kiyosumi Shirakawa Station (Toei Oedo Line and Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line).
The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised activity to reconfirm.
Voucher Information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other device.
If you have your voucher, your booking is confirmed. You will be in small group size with maximum up to 12 people.
We advise that you dress modestly, with shoulders covered, as we will be visiting a temple and shrine. You will have to take off your shoes before entering the temple building, so we also recommend bringing a clean pair of socks.
If you are happy with the services provided by your local guides, a tip - though not compulsory - is appropriate. While it may not be customary to you, it is of great significance to the people who will take care of you during your travels, inspires excellent service, and is an entrenched feature of the tourism industry across many Intrepid Urban Adventures destinations. Please consider this when budgeting for your extra expenses on this tour.