3 Night Guided Tour Hakuba, Togakushi, Zenkoji Temple
Experience “Japanese Mountain Worship” and “Farm & Food Culture”
Japan is often considered as a Buddhism country, however, the Japanese people have worshipped especially mountains in the nature from the ancient times to nowadays. The fusion of Shinto and Buddhism have been creating unique culture, customs and foods in Japan. This tour will lead you into the precious experience of the traditional Japanese self-meditation and foods through a journey of following the ancient monk’s trails and staying at temples. At the farming experience in Hakuba, you will harvest rice and make your lunch by clay pot outside with local farmers. The guiding including local folktales and mythology will deepen your understanding and make your trip more impressive.
Local English-speaking tour guides in Nagano or a guide-interpreter and tour guide will attend this tour.