Zazen Experience in Miidera Temple and Take a stroll around a Tokaido post town

Seated meditation workshop

BIWAKO OTSU TOURISM ASSOCIATION

Price

¥10,000~

Highlights

  • You can experience "Zazen" meditation in Miidera Temple, just inland from Lake Biwa.
  • This course goes around Otsu-juku, the 53th post town of the 53 stations of the Tokaido.
  • Sake tasting tour at local brewery, which has been producing sake for over 300 years.
  • It is an experience of playing traditional Japanese musical instruments used for the local fastival.

Description

Itinerary
(1) Gathering and admission
Please make sure to register punctually.
(2) Explanation
We'll give you the general directions and the flow of the day.
(3) Experience
Following Zen Priest guides you to practice Zen in Miidera Temple, the tour guide will take you around the local post station town(Shukuba-machi).
(4) Dissolution
You will be dissolved at JR Otsu station. Otsu Station Visitor's Information Center has a souvenir shop for Otsu's specialty products and a shop carrying original goods.
*The above flow is just a rough standard.
Please note that the flow may change depending on the situation of the day.

Important Information

  • Minimum number of participants:2 people

Detail

Guide language

English

Included

- Experience fee

- meal fee

- guide fee

- admission fee

- tax

Required time 240 minutes ~
Cancellation Policy

(1) Cancellation made eight (8) days prior to the scheduled date of activities or earlier: No cancellation charge

(2) Cancellation made between seven (7) to four (4) days prior to the scheduled date of activities: 50% of the Participation Charges

(3) Cancellation made between three (3) days prior to the scheduled date to the scheduled date: 100% of the Participation Charges

What you need to bring

- nothing

Options

  • Zazen Experience in Miidera Temple and Take a stroll around a Tokaido post town

    Required time

    240 minutes ~

    Qualifying age

    13+

    from ¥ 10,000

    Booking

Meeting point

Shop Information

Shop Name

BIWAKO OTSU TOURISM ASSOCIATION