Hiking season:

Rokujurigoe-Kaido: From Churenji to Dainichibo Temple

All-year-round

The road that connects two of the most important temples in Mt. Yudono's history, each entombing a Sokushinbutsu mummy.

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km.

3

Distance:

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Elevation:

10

meters

Required time:

0.3

h

Hiking Map:

Danger level:

Safe
Safe
Dangers include:

Bear presence, Paved road (cars)

Difficulty level (for beginners) :

Very easy
Very easy

Difficulty levels have been designed for people who have a PAI (Personal Activity Intelligence) score inferior or equal to 60. Experienced hikers or persons with a PAI above 100 can withdraw two cases to know the average difficulty for their fitness level. Example:  Trails noted "Hard for beginners" correspond to "average" trails for experienced hikers or people with a PAI above 100.

Steps:

Equipment needed:

Water
Hiking shoes
Rainwear

Water

Hiking shoes

Rainwear

Sun hat

Sun hat

Nearest bus stop (start)

Oami kyoku mae 大網局前

Bus timetable 

Nearest bus stop (end)

Oami kyoku mae 大網局前

Bus timetable 

Near this hiking trail:

Honmyoji Temple

Honmyoji Temple

Honmyōji

Meet here the first of the Yudono Sokushinbutsu mummies: Honmyokai-shonin.

Churenji Temple

Churenji Temple

Chūrenji

Where you will find the mummy of Tetsumonkai and a bright pop-art ceiling in the same temple.

Dainichibo Temple

Dainichibo Temple

Dainichibō

The temple that entombs the mummy of Shinnyokai.