Yonago 1:Old Downtown and Zazen-Zen Meditatiion

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Yonago 1:Old Downtown and Zazen-Zen Meditatiion
Yonago 1:Old Downtown and Zazen-Zen Meditatiion
Yonago 1:Old Downtown and Zazen-Zen Meditatiion
Yonago 1:Old Downtown and Zazen-Zen Meditatiion
Yonago 1:Old Downtown and Zazen-Zen Meditatiion
Yonago 1:Old Downtown and Zazen-Zen Meditatiion
Yonago 1:Old Downtown and Zazen-Zen Meditatiion

Old fashioned atmosphere still remains in old downtown. Savor the retro Japan with your honest smile and slow steps. 


In Shitamachi (old downtown) the traditional residences and old merchant houses still remain standing in their splendor. Feel the old Japanese atmosphere and discover another charm of Japan. Stroll through the small shops and bring home a treasure.
Zazen is a form of relaxed, sitting meditation. Za means ‘to sit’ and zen is the art of meditation.
The seated meditation posture will allow you complete stillness and relaxation, expressing a tranquil mind and a settled body.

Four Hour Tour

Itinerary We will coordinate a meeting for you to suite your schedule while you visit Yonago.

1. White Walled Warehouses 2. Old Merchant Houses 3. Jizo, Popular Folk Deities 4. An old fashioned Penny Store 5. Tea Ceremony 6. Zazen Meditation at Zuisen Temple

The tour will disband upon arrival at JR Goto Station or Yonago Station.
Duration Approx. 3-4 hrs
Cost 2000 yen for zazen experience plus 500 yen for tea ceremony experience
Remarks
  • Please bring a pair of socks for meditation.
  • The tour group will travel by public transport.
  • Please dress casually and wear shoes comfortable for walking.