Preparing Your Pilgrimage in Japan?

Are you preparing your pilgrimage in Japan? Of course I’m talking about the Shikoku Pilgrimage, also known as the Shikoku Henro, Shikoku Junrei and a few others.

Sure, there are more pilgrimages all over the country, but this is the one foreigners are usually aware of. Also, it happens to be the “local one.”

In any case, if you are indeed preparing your Shikoku pilgrimage, may I advise you to check out this site that is full of useful information about each temple and how to get there? And as it was designed by a local with foreign visitors in mind, it may turn out to be useful, indeed:

Shikoku 88 Temple Pilgrimage


Ryozen-ji, the first temple of the Shikoku Henro where you're most likely going to start your pilgrimage in Japan

Ryozen-ji, the first temple of the Shikoku Pilgrimage



David Billa

David was born and raised in France. After a few years in the US and then back to his home country, life led him to the shores of the Seto Inland Sea in Japan. After falling in love with the area, he decided to show its beauty and all it has to offer with this blog.

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