Japanese Culture Walking Tour 2019
Want to know more about Japanese religion
but don’t know where to begin?
Join our friendly tour in English!
Spend your Saturday morning with Kagoshima locals to enjoy walking through town and exploring Japanese culture in depth. Immediately after you start walking, you will visit Terukuni Shrine, dedicated to Shimadzu Nariakira. It is a Shinto shine. You will learn proper manners to worship at a shrine. Then you will walk to the Nishi-Honganji Temple, a Buddhist temple. Further on, you will walk to the downtown area to visit a special shop, which sells Buddhist altars and Shinto altars as well as other accessories related to respective religions. On the other side of the street, is another special gift shop where betrothal gifts are sold. Your guide will explain what Japanese engagement ceremonies are like.
Japanese religion may seem hard to understand, but come and join this tour to learn about the difference between the two religions and the Japanese lifestyles related to them.
10 am-12 pm every Saturday
Fee: 2,500 yen
Book 24 hours in advance
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Meeting place: KAGOSHIMA WONDERFUL WALK ASSOC.
2F Nishinihon-Shiroari-Izuro Bldg. 4-1 Daikokucho, Kagoshima City