Home Japan Kanagawa Tours Private zazen sessio...

Private zazen session


Kanagawa
2 hours
up to 6 people
English ( License ), Japanese ( Fluent )
Private tour (only you and your guide)
Walking / Public Transportation Tour
( Contact guide for other options )

Try your first "ZAZEN" (Zen meditation) here at a Zen temple in Kanagawa. English speaking monk can teach you how to do it including short sessions. Zazen may make you relaxed and refreshed completely. It may be unforgettable experience.

Use the coupon code WELCOME to get 10% off with this guide

Itinerary

Feel free to personalize this offer with Eiichi.

  • Introduction of Zazen
  • Short zazen sessions
  • Tea and sweets

Want to personalize this tour?

  • Our tours can be customized according to your needs and preferences
  • Click below to tell us what you are looking for:
Customize & Get a Quote

What to Expect

English speaking monk can teach you how to do it including short sessions. Zazen may make you relaxed and refreshed completely. It may be unforgettable experience.

Departure & Return

Starting time 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Meeting Point At your hotel or Oppama station/Kanazawa Bunko station in Keihin Kyuko line
Ending Point At your hotel or Oppama station/Kanazawa Bunko station in Keihin Kyuko in line

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee

What‘s not included

zazen session fee payable to the temple (usually 1,000 to 2000 JPY or $10 to $20)
transportation fee (you and the guide)

Important

Sessions may also be available on weekdays. Please contact me to inquire.

Session availability depends on Buddhist monk's availability. I'm going to do my best to coordinate session but can't guarantee it when I got your request.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting date
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting date
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting date

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I know availability ?

Please let me know your preference first. I'll contact with Buddhist monk and check his availability. This is fully private zazen session.

Can I make changes after I book?

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email

Starting and ending points of the tour.

After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.

What happens after I book a tour?

After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.

Is the price per person or per group?

The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.

Can I add more people to my booking?

Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

View More Frequently Asked Questions read more

More tours by Eiichi

Private zazen session

by Eiichi
Try your first "ZAZEN" (Zen meditation) here at a Zen temple in Kanagawa. English speaking monk can teach you how to do it including short sessions. Zazen ...
2h $ 56 up to 6 people

Walking tour along an old Kamakura samurai road

by Eiichi
Kamakura was the seat of the Bakufu (feudal government) from the 12th century to the 14th century. Many samurai warriors as well as commoners came and went...
5h $ 187 up to 4 people

Walking tour along Takatori-yama mountain

by Eiichi
Easy day trip from Tokyo and Yokohama area. If love hiking, it is must-try tour. The name "Takatori-yama" means "Hawk caught mountain" and dates to the Edo...
5h $ 187 up to 4 people

Perfect Sankei-en Garden

by Eiichi
Sankeien is a traditional and typical Japanese-style garden constructed by Sankei Hara. He made big success in the silk trade.  He transferred historical ...
3h $ 94 up to 5 people

Sarushim tour, the only desert island in Tokyo Bay

by Eiichi
Sarushim, which means the monky island in Japanese, is the only desert island in Tokyo Bay. There were historical remains of battery's which were built mor...
4h $ 94 up to 5 people
View more

Kanagawa Popular Tours & Activities

Let's visit KAMAKURA's must-see places!

(14) Reviews
by REIKO
Visit Great Buddha, Hase Temple famous for Eleven-headed deity of mercy , and Tsurugaoka Hachiman shrine. If time allows, visit one more place, Kenchou-ji...
5h $ 141 up to 5 people

Hakone one day tour

(55) Reviews
by SHIN
Hakone is one of the well-known hot spring resorts in Japan. It is located about 100 km southwest of Tokyo by one hour train riding. The attractions of...
10h $ 469 up to 6 people

Selected one-day tour KAMAKURA Popular & Quiet 800 years o...

(12) Reviews
by Ryuta
Kamakura, one hour from Tokyo station, thirty minutes from Yokohama, is the town where first Samurai capital flourished between 1185 and 1333. Under the fe...
6h $ 187

Yokohama in a day

(12) Reviews
by Yuka
Yokohama is a great stopover place. It is the second largest city in Japan but it has such a different character compared to Tokyo.  I will show you mainl...
6h $ 234 up to 5 people
View more