Experience Zen meditation at a Soto sect Zen temple with a history spanning over 600 years.
|Address||450 Kurobanetamachi Otawara-shi|
|Price||Tour of the groundsAdults: ¥500; Groups (20+): ¥350 per person *In addition to leading the religious services， the monks will show you the grounds， including the main hall and the Zen hall.Zen meditation experienceIndividuals: ¥3，000; Groups: (6+) ¥1，500 (¥500 for elementary-junior high school students)Sutra copying experienceSutra copying: ¥1，000First Tuesday of every month from 1:30 pmReservation required (online， phone) Online (only email from HP): Japanese Phone: Japanese only|
|Map Code||529 705 453*68|
The Nasu area, in the northeastern part of the prefecture, is famous for the imperial villa located there, and is one of Japan’s premier resort areas with its expansive highlands. The climate has allowed the development of a thriving dairy industry, and while there, you can visit a dairy farm that is open to tourists and offers delicious sweets made from milk, such as soft-serve ice cream and cheesecake. There are also many family-friendly facilities like Safari Park, amusement parks, and hot spring facilities like Shiobara Onsen.