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Aki Meguri

History: To Be a Pilgrim

A Pilgrim's Progress

These are charts of where I stayed each night, how far I traveled, etc.  They are left in the same "raw form" in which they were originally posted.

The Tokaido Leg

Day/Date Start End Distance

Total Distance

 (Approx., in km)

Stations Reached Prayer Place Stayed At
Sunday 09/02 -- -- -- -- -- -- Home
Monday 09/03 -- -- -- -- -- -- Home
Tuesday 09/04 -- -- -- -- -- -- Home
Wednesday 09/05 (Nippori) Nihombashi Shinagawa

7.8

7.8 Start, 1 Sengakuji, Shinagawa Suisanso Ryokan, Gotanda
Thursday 09/06 Shinagawa  Kawasaki

9.8

17.6 2 Honsenji, Shinagawa Apartment Bicycle Area, Kawasaki
Friday 09/07 Kawasaki Hodogaya 14.6 32.2 3, 4 Soujiji, Tsurumi Tom and Yuka's, Kamakura
Saturday 09/08 Side trip to Kamakura -- -- -- -- Engakuji, Kita-Kamakura Tom and Yuka's, Kamakura
Sunday 09/09 Hodogaya Totsuka 8.8 41.0 5 Unnamed  shrine, Totsuka Tom and Yuka's, Kamakura
Monday 09/10 Totsuka (almost) Chigasaki 12 53.0 6 Yugyoji, Fujisawa Yanagi Ryokan, Chigasaki
Tuesday 09/11 Typhoon! No walking today. -- In my room Yanagi Ryokan, Chigasaki
Wednesday 09/12 (almost) Chigasaki Ninomiya  18.5 71.5 7, 8 Joshoji, Chigasaki AND Seichoji, Oiso Yanagi Ryokan, Chigasaki
Thursday 09/13 Ninomiya  Odawara 9.5 81.0 9 Togakuin, Ninomiya Yanagi Ryokan, Chigasaki
Friday 09/14 Odawara Moto-Hakone  16.4 97.4 10 Sainokawara, near Lake Ashino Yanagi Ryokan, Chigasaki
Saturday 09/15 Moto-Hakone  (almost) Mishima 10.8 108.2 -- Sokanji, near Yamanaka Castle Ruins, betwen Hakone and Mishima Numazu Hotel, Numazu
Sunday 09/16 (almost) Mishima Hara 15.6 123.8 11, 12, 13 Mishima Taisha, Mishima Numazu Hotel, Numazu
Monday 09/17 Hara Somewhere in Yoshiwara 15.8 139.6 14 Shouinji, Hara Numazu Hotel, Numazu
Tuesday 09/18 Somewhere in Yoshiwara Past Yui (foot of Satta Pass) 15.0 154.6 15, 16 Daihoji, Yui The Maruyamas, Shizuoka
Wednesday 09/19 Past Yui (foot of Satta Pass) Past Ejiri (Kusanagai Station)

15.7

170.3 17, 18 Seikenji, Okitsu Kagetsu Ryokan, Shizuoka
Thursday 09/20 Past Ejiri (Kusanagai Station) Past Mariko (foot of Utsunoya Pass) 13.6 183.9 19, 20 Chonenji, Mariko Kagetsu Ryokan, Shizuoka
Friday 09/21 Past Mariko (foot of Utsunoya Pass) (almost) Shimada (Rokugo Station) 17.2 201.1 21, 22 Gochi Nyorai, Fujieda Shizuka-en Ryokan, Shizuoka
Saturday 09/22 ( almost) Shimada (Rokugo Station) Kanaya 5.9 207.0 23, 24 Daizenji, Shimada Shizuka-en Ryokan, Shizuoka
Sunday 09/23 Kanaya Kakegawa 13.6 220.6 25, 26 Kyuenji, Nissaka Shizuka-en Ryokan, Shizuoka
Monday 09/24 Kakegawa Iwata Station 17.6 237.0 27, 28 Daikenji, Mitsuke Hamanako YH, Araimachi
Tuesday 09/25 Iwata Station Hamamatsu 14.1 252.3 29 Totomi Kokubunji Ruins Hamanako YH, Araimachi
Wednesday 09/26 Hamamatsu (almost) Shirasuka 22.5
(3 by train)
275.0 30, 31 Kyouonji Hamanako YH, Araimachi
Thursday 09/27 (almost) Shirasuka Futagawa 6.4 281.2 32, 33 Roadside shrine Hamanako YH, Araimachi
Friday 09/28 My Room My Room! 0 281.2 -- Nearby Temple Hamanako YH, Araimachi
Saturday 09/29 Futagawa Past Akasaka 20 301.2 34, 35, 36 Torinji Hamanako YH, Araimachi
Sunday 09/30 Past Akasaka Okazaki 13.4 314.6 37, 38 Hakusan Jinja Nagoya YH
Monday 10/01 Okazaki (almost) Narumi 21.4 336.0 39 Shorenji Nagoya YH
Tuesday 10/02 (almost) Narumi Miya (Nagoya) 11.0 347.0 40, 41 Seiganji Nagoya YH
Wednesday 10/03 Miya (Nagoya) Past Yokkaichi 43.9!
(28 by train)
390.9 42, 43 Saishoji Nagoya YH
Thursday 10/04 Past Yokkaichi Almost Kameyama 15.2 406.1 44, 45 Ishiyakushiji Nagoya YH
Friday 10/05 Almost Kameyama Almost Tsuchiyama 22.1 428.2 46, 47, 48 Hoanji Nagoya YH
Saturday 10/06 Almost Tsuchiyama Past Minakuchi 13.8 442.0 49, 50 unknown Omi Hachiman YH
Sunday 10/07 Past Minakuchi Past Kusatsu 24.1 468.1 51, 52 unknown Omi Hachiman YH
Monday 10/08 Past Kusatsu Almost Kyoto 20 488.1 53 Ishiyamadera Omi Hachiman YH
Tuesday 10/09 Almost Kyoto Kyoto 4 492.1 End Toji Nara Seishonen Kaikan YH

The Yamato Leg

Day/Date Area Prayer Place Stayed At
Wednesday,
10/10
Nara Todaiji
(Great Buddha)
Nara Seishonen Kaikan YH
Thursday,
10/11
Asuka Asukadera Nara Seishonen Kaikan YH
Friday,
10/12
Koya-san The Great Stupa,
Garan, Koyasan
Koyasan YH
Saturday,
10/13
Koya-san The Okunoin, Koyasan Shikoku Pilgrimage Temple #2

The Shikoku Leg

Day/Date Temple(s) Stayed At
Sunday,
10/14
1-6 Temple #6
Monday,
10/15
6-10+ Kamojima, near Temple #11
Tuesday,
10/16
11, 13-16 Komatsushima YH, near Temple #18
Wednesday,
10/17
17, 18 Komatsushima YH, near Temple #18
Thursday,
10/18
12 Komatsushima YH, near Temple #18
Friday,
10/19
19, 22-23 Temple #19
Saturday,
10/20
19, 20 Kanekoya Minshuku, Near Temple #20
Sunday,
10/21
21, Bangai Hiwasa YH, near Temple #23
Monday,
10/22
No temples today! (Business) Hotel Itcho
 Kochi
Tuesday,
10/23
24, 25 (Business) Hotel Itcho
 Kochi
Wednesday,
10/24
26, 27, 28 (Business) Hotel Itcho
 Kochi
Thursday,
10/25
29, 30, 31, 32 (Business) Hotel Itcho
 Kochi
Friday,
10/26
33, 34, 35, 36 (Business) Hotel Itcho
 Kochi
Saturday,
10/27
38 Temple #37
Sunday,
10/28
37, 39, 40, 41, 42 Uwajima YH, between Temple #40 and #41
Monday,
10/29
43 and a Bangai Matsuyama YH, near Temple #51
Tuesday,
10/30
44, 45 Matsuyama YH, near Temple #51
Wednesday,
10/31
46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51 Matsuyama YH, near Temple #51
Thursday,
11/01
52, 53 Matsuyama YH, near Temple #51
Friday,
11/02
54, 55, 56 Komecho Ryokan, Imabari, near Temple #55
Saturday,
11/03
57, 58, 59 Komecho Ryokan, Imabari, near Temple #55
Sunday,
11/04
61, 62, 63, 64 Komecho Ryokan, Imabari, near Temple #55
Monday,
11/05
60, 65 Komecho Ryokan, Imabari, near Temple #55
Tuesday,
11/06
66, 67 Wakamatsu Hotel, Kannonji, near Temples #68 & 69
Wednesday,
11/07
68, 69, 70 Sunny Inn, Kannonji, near Temples #68 & 69
Thursday,
11/08
71, 72, 73, 74, 75 Kaiganji Temple YH
Bangai #17 (?)
Friday,
11/09
76, 77, 78, 79, 80 Kaiganji Temple YH
Bangai #17 (?)
Saturday,
11/10
81, 82 Takamatsu City (Business) Hotel, near Temple 84
Sunday,
11/11
83 Takamatsu City (Business) Hotel, near Temple 84
Monday,
11/12
84, 85, 86 Takamatsu City (Business) Hotel, near Temple 84
Tuesday,
11/13
87, 88 Takamatsu City (Business) Hotel, near Temple 84
Wednesday,
11/14
1 Temple #37
Thursday,
11/15
(2) Koyasan YH
Friday,
11/16
Koyasan The Imamuras, Mie
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