Trip IdeasTemples and Shrines
15 of the Best Places to Visit in Nagano
Enjoy Nagano's wild natural scenery at its many national parks, historical sites and hot springs.
Visiting the Five Shrines of Togakushi
The Togakushi Five-Shrine Pilgrimage Hike gives travelers the opportunity to enjoy the natural beauty of Mt. Togakushi and its ancient Shinto sites at the same time.
Temples, Cooking Classes, and Snowshoeing in Nagano
Find inner peace through Buddhist temple rituals and a hike through an enchanting forest, while picking up some new Japanese cooking tips along the way.
48 Hours in Nagano City
Take a two-day trip around Nagano City to see beautiful temples, shrines, and the famous snow monkeys of Jigokudani!
Nakamise – The Shop-Filled Approach to Zenkoji Temple
From Buddhist Souvenirs to Eclectic Antiques, and with All Kinds of Eateries In-between, Zenkoji Temple’s Naka-mise is a Shopper’s Paradise.
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Kamisuwa Onsen Shinyu : An inn is full of healing, nestled on the shores of the mystery Suwa lake.
【Nestled on the historical area and shores of the Suwa la...
Zazen Meditation and Sutra Copying at Zenkoji’s Daikanjin Temple
At Daikanjin Temple, one of the two temples that overseer...
Togakushi Okusha Shrine and Forest Reserve
Togakushi is considered to be a spiritual mountain with ...