Best of Shikoku Pilgrimage 8 Days


Experience the most beautiful and interesting temples of the Shikoku Pilgrimage in eight days, visiting all four prefectures of the island. On this tour, you'll travel by private vehicle to see the best of the Ohenro, and stay in the main cities of Shikoku.


Your Itinerary

Day 1 The tour starts in Tokushima, which can be reached by train from Takamatsu, or by ferry from Wakayama. Stay in Tokushima.
Day 2 Temple No. 1 Ryozen-ji and No. 23 Yakuo-ji. Stay in temple lodging at Yakuo-ji.
Day 3 Temple No. 24 Hotsumisaki-ji, on the southeastern tip of Shikoku. Stay in Kochi.
Day 4 Temple No. 11 Chikurin-ji. Stay in Nakamura 
Day 5 Temple No. 38 Kongofuku-ji. Stay in Sukumo
Day 6 Temple No. 11 Ishite-ji. Stay in Dōgo Onsen
Day 7 Temple No. 44 Taiho-ji and No. 45 Iwaya-ji. Stay in Takamatsu
Day 8 Temple No. 84 Yashima-ji and No. 88 Okubo-ji. Onward travel.

Points of Interest



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Book recommendation

Visiting the Sacred Sites of Kukai: A Guidebook to the Shikoku Pilgrimage - Tateki Miyazaki

The Shikoku Pilgrimage is becoming known around the world, but most people still have a lot of questions about it.

This guide, translated by ohenro expert David Moreton, gives you a thorough understanding before you embark on your spiritual journey.


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