You'll appreciate the calmness of Shuzen-ji, which serves as a spiritual balm for the local worshippers.
Some explorers like to see the national capital, Tokyo, beforehand. Once you're done there, it's 65 miles (105 kilometers) to Izu, where the attraction is to be found.
If seeing Shuzen-ji is at the top of your to-do list but you are in a bit of a rush, why not stay somewhere nearby? You will find 2 accommodation possibilities within 0.1 miles (0.2 kilometers). If you wouldn't mind going a bit further out, Atami, situated just 17 miles (27 kilometers) away, is home to no less than 2 options to pick from. You might like to start your search for a comfortable room. at the Furuya Ryokan, Resorpia Atami and Hotel Micuras.
Your nearest upscale choice is the Ufufu, which is 5 miles (8 kilometers) away.
Whether you're a tea drinker or a coffee expert, you might need something to keep you going. Just a quick hop from Shuzen-ji, カフェ・アンダン亭 offers an enticing variety of hot drinks and sweet treats. If you'd like something a little more substantial, check out オーベルジュ フェリス, another nearby option. It's the right time to order a drink when the shadows grow longer. Make a request for the most popular beer or wine at みんなの家, only five minutes by foot.
Why not take the metro when you're going to Shuzen-ji? The closest station, Shuzenji Station, is only 0.7 miles (1.1 kilometer) away.