Why not make your own goshuin notebook at a temple far from the hustle and bustle. (Goshuin are seal stamps given to visitors to Shinto shrines and Buddhist temples. These notebooks are used to collect them.) Enjoy some quiet time.
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
1-1-23 Koyoshida, Ikaruga-cho, Ikoma-gun, Nara
3,500 yen (Includes temple admission, goshuin fee and materials.)
Goshuin making, a visit to the main hall, and a Buddhist sermon. By reservation (minimum of 4 people) May be unavailable because of events or temple affairs at various times throughout the year.