You can best enjoy Kamakura during flower season, especially Hydrangeas in June. Kamakura is about 1 hour trip from Tokyo and you will have an overwhelming experience. I would like to propose you a Hydrangea Viewing Tour to Hasedera-Temple. Hasedera has Hydrangeas with a variety of colors. This tour includes Kotokuin Temple (Great Buddha), Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shirine, and Komachi Shopping Street.
If you are interested in this tour, please make a reservation from my tour page. This is first-come first-served system, and I am looking forward to inquiring from you.
Date of the Tour
- June 17, 2017 (SAT)
- June 24, 2017 (SAT)
- June 25, 2017 (SUN)
Plan: JR Kamakura Station (7:30) – Hasedera Temple (Hydrangeas) – Great Buddha – Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine – Komachi Shopping Street – JR Kamakura Station (13:30)
*Since the flower temples are very crowded by tourists in its high season, I would like you to come to Kamakura at 7:30 AM in the morning.
Hasedera Temple is one of the oldest temple in Kamakura, and is called flower temple.
Hydrangeas and Sagami Bay
Vareity of Hydrangeas
Many people vist Hasedera in this season to view Hydrangeas
Iris blooms in the garden
Great Buddha in Kotokuin Temple
Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine, the icon of Kamakura
Komachi Shopping Street