Pilgrim’s Journey

About Pilgrim’s Journey that is called Junrei in Japanese .

Junrei is a journey shrines, temples or other sacred place for salvation. A well-known pilgrimage in Japan is visiting 88 holy places in Shikoku. Traditional pilgrims wear while clothing, sing Buddhist hymns and visit on foot a group of sacred sites in a particular order. It usually takes two or three months to complete the whole tour Lately , shorter pilgrimages have been organized by tour companies

and people can experience pilgrimages more easily.