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[Fukui / Eiheiji] You can participate in the "Morning Otome" of Eiheiji, where many monks serve before sunrise, and the memorial service! 1 night with 2 meals

  • Beginners welcome - First try
  • Meal included
  • Solo participant
  • Operate rain or shine
  • Children welcome
  • Accommodation included
  • Possible number of bookings
  • Participating age
    12Age ~ 100 Age
  • Duration
    1 Day or more

This plan is a plan with accommodation + experience. Eihei-ji Temple Shinzen no Yado Hakujukan is a place where you can experience the world of Zen, such as zazen like a shukubo and authentic shōjin ryō, in a comfortable facility and service like an inn. (It gets cold in winter, so it is recommended to wear warm clothes.) After the experience, relax in the large communal bath. At the restaurant, enjoy the ingenious devoted cuisine and Echizen's famous sake. Eiheiji Hakujukan is an inn where you can experience Zen, get familiar with Echizen's hospitality, and heal your mind. Check-in: 14:00 / Check-out: 10:00

◆ "Morning maiden", memorial service

In a lecture hall called Hatto, about 100 monks witness a place to read sutras for training and read the sutras aloud and burn incense together. After the event, the Zen Concierge will guide you through the quiet precincts before the gate opens. Meeting time: 4:40 / Start time: 5:10

◆ Zazen experience

It will be held at Daihonzan Eiheiji Temple from 15:30. Guests staying at Kashiwagiseki can experience zazen for free. It may be closed due to the circumstances of the event.

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    Detailed information of this plan

    Required minimum number of participants 1 Person(s)
    Possible number of bookings 1~
    About duration
    1 Day or more
    2 hours 30 minutes (2 hours of experience)
    Operating period All year round
    Assembly time Please gather at least 30 minutes before each experience and start time.
    Booking deadline until 14:59 3 days before

    Changing room Toilet
    Shower Parking

    Dress code - Must bring items Please come in plain clothes. It gets cold in winter, so it is recommended to wear warm clothes.
    About rental items No particulars

    Matters require attention Children can participate, but they need to be quiet during the experience.
    Other notifications ■ Supper You can choose from shojin ryō or Japanese dishes at "Suisen". ○ Shojin ryō Omotoyama Eiheiji Temple A set-style devotion that makes the most of the spirit of Zen, such as sesame tofu, fried carrots, ganmodoki, handmade tofu, and daikon buns, made by a cook who has been trained under the supervision of Tenzo. You can enjoy cooking. ○ Japanese cuisine A set-style Japanese cuisine based on shōjin ryō, such as Fukui's rich mountain seafood and root vegetables cooked over time. * Usage time 18: 00/18: 30/19: 00 * The above item description is an example. It depends on the season and purchasing situation. ■ Breakfast We will prepare small bowls and side dishes with chopsticks along with healthy porridge according to the season. At "Restaurant Suisen" [Usage time] 7: 00-9: 00 ■ Large communal bath "Kousuikai" A spacious bathroom like the perfume sea that spreads out in space. You can hear the sound of the bells of Eiheiji Temple in the clean open-air bath that continues from the indoor bath. Immerse yourself in a deep bath and think about the world of Zen. * Usage time 15: 00-23: 00/6: 00-9: 00

    Plan attractions

    プランの魅力 Zendo entrance の画像

    Zendo entrance

    プランの魅力 bow の画像


    プランの魅力 Zazen experience の画像

    Zazen experience

    プランの魅力 Zen instruction の画像

    Zen instruction

    Access - Map

    6-1 Shihi, Eiheiji-cho, Yoshida-gun, Fukui Prefecture
    Assembly point

    Kashiwagi Seki Lobby

    If you arrive by car

    About 5km from the Chubu Jukan Expressway "Eiheiji Sandou IC" It takes about 10 minutes

    If you arrive by train

    From "Eiheijiguchi Station" on the Echizentetsu Railway / Katsuyama Eiheiji Line, change to the Keifuku Bus bound for "Eiheiji Monzen" or "Eiheiji" and get off at the end point, then walk for 5 minutes. (Bus ride time is about 13 minutes) * Transfer from JR Fukui Station to Echizen Railway is at the east exit.

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