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Alternative Zen gardens & architectures

Alternative Zen gardens & architectures

Duration:2.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I'm Ken, the founder and a guide of Ken's Tours Kyoto which has over 800 reviews, 95% is 5 out of 5 stars. It is a small group of Kyoto professional guides, I design tours and we guide. I've been guiding over 3000 people for the past 5 years. Recently we've gotten ranked in the Japan's TOP30 as one of the best activities and tours on TripAdovisor. I'm also working as a fixer to connect clients…
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What we’ll do

Step into the world of Zen at Daitokuji Temple Complex in Kyoto. Dating back to the 1500s, this collection of temples is set amid intricately landscaped gardens in typical Zen style. Wander here and soak in the serene atmosphere and learn all about the art of Zen. JOURNEY HIGHLIGHTS Learn about the history and philosophy behind Zen gardens See the beautiful rock gardens of Daisenin and the…

Where you'll be

Zen Gardens *Daitokuji Temple ↓ Daisenin ↓ Ryogenin ↓ Kotoin ↓ *Zuihoin Let your mind wander back to a time of emperors, and warriors as you wander through the complex, learning about the unique features of the gardens and how they embody the Zen philosophy.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 12 and up can attend.
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nature walk
Alternative Zen gardens & architectures
New experience
$47/person
New experience
$47/person