Mount Koya is a sacred mountain in the Wakayama region. High place of Japanese Buddhism, it is also commonly called “Koya-san” and has more than a hundred temples in activity. With its soothing nature, its hundred-year-old cedars and its large number of steles, it is a must-see for any trip to Japan.

Classic tour

You want to visit the main points of interest of this sacred place?
We will propose you a circuit regrouping the inescapable ones of the city like:

  • The Okuno-in domain
  • The Danjo Garan
  • The mausoleum of Kobo Daishi
  • The Daimon gate

And more….


According to the list of places you wish to visit, we will establish the visit program taking into account the travel time.

For more information, do not hesitate to contact us via our contact form.


A full day (8am-6pm) with a guide is as follows:

8amThe guide will meet you in the lobby of your hotel or at your home and depart for Mount Koya
10am - 5pmDay spent at Mount Koya
5pmDeparture from Mount Koya and return to Osaka or Kyoto


Full day
1 person¥50,000
(approx. $319.57)
2 people¥30,000
(approx. $191.74)
3 people¥23,000
(approx. $147.00)
4 people¥18,500
(approx. $118.24)
5 to 10 people¥90,000
(approx. $575.22)

* Prices shown are per person except for the 5 to 10 person line where the prices shown are for the group.

** Adult rate from 12 years old. 15% discount for children between 6 and 11 years old. Free for children under 6 years old.

*** For groups of more than 10 people, please contact us to know the applied rates.

These rates includeThese rates do not include

  • Fully privatized support

  • Planning and preparation of itineraries according to your desires and interests

  • Transportation costs for the guide to reach you and return to his home

  • Your personal expenses (transportation, meals, entrance fees, bike rental, etc.)

  • Any insurance (travel insurance, private insurance...)

  • The various entries of the guide (temples, museums, parks, etc.) as well as his transportation expenses during the day of visit

  • The lunch of your guide

Reservation and Contact

The payment and reservation process is as follows:

STEP 1: You make your reservation request via our reservation form.

STEP 2: We will respond within 48 hours and confirm your request.

STEP 3: Finalize the order. A secure payment link will be sent to you. The amount to be paid will represent 25% of the total amount.

* Please note that this deposit is not refundable in case of cancellation.

** Payment of the balance must be made in cash to the guide on the day of the tour.

*** Accepted currencies: only yen.


For all reservations, please fill in the reservation form – Visits


To reserve, please make your selection and complete the reservation form – Visits


For more information, do not hesitate to contact us