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The Bests of Kamakura

(8) Reviews
8h $ 223 Price up to 15 people

Highlights

  • Hachiman-gu Shrine: The most gorgeous shrine in Kamakura Area
  • Wakamiya-oji Street: The main street of medieval capital city.

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222.50 USD

Price up to 15 people
FREE cancelation 30 days prior

Overview

This tour include the best tour spots of Kamakura including the medieval capital city of Japan, gorgeous shrine and typical temples including Great Buddha of Kamakura. You can see the capital of the first “Shogun” government of Japan and you can feel Buddhism and Shintoism of Japan.

What to Expect

You can see medieval capital city of Kamakura. Kamakura is unique capital city because it is the first capital of Shogun government and the first capital located in eastern part of Japan. You will visit typical shrine and temple so that you can feel relations of Japanese people with Buddhism and Shintoism. The tour, also, includes the great Buddha, a symbol of Kamakura.

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Masatsugu Licensed Guide
(8) Reviews
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Highlights

  • Hachiman-gu Shrine: The most gorgeous shrine in Kamakura Area
  • Wakamiya-oji Street: The main street of medieval capital city.

Important

For Kyoto, Nara,Osaka, Nagoyo, it is necessary for you to let me know at least two days in advance.

-You will be picked up and sent back to your hotel in Tokyo Area. It is necessary for you to prepare train fare to Kamakura approximately 1,200 yen.
- We will have lunch at your favorite restaurant in Kamakura.

What‘s included
guide fee, hotel pick-up
What‘s not included
train fare from Tokyo to Kamakura (approximately 2,400 yen for round trip), lunch, admission for temple and shrine (500 yen)
Meeting Point
At your hotel in Tokyo area
Ending Point
At your hotel in Tokyo area
Duration
8 hours
Starting time
09:30 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 15 people

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I make changes after I book?

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email

Starting and ending points of the tour.

After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.

What happens after I book a tour?

After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.

Is the price per person or per group?

The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.

Can I add more people to my booking?

Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

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Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel in the first 14 day(s) before the meeting date ,there is a 100% charge.
  • If you cancel between 15 and 29 day(s) in advance of the meeting date ,there is a 50% charge.
  • If you cancel at least 30 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.
Reviews ( 8 )
RAJEEV RAJEEV United States ( Friends )
Excellent
5 days ago

“ Soft spoken/knowledgeable/Good comm skills/ ”

Masatsugu demonstrated a lot of passion in showing us around Very flexible to our needs , patient and very good with all the 6 teenagers explaining them about Kyoto He designed our itinerary well but then. Was flexible to prioritize the key areas when we were running late as our group took a lot of pictures and were behind the schedule His communication with the van driver really helped us as we don’t have to worry about explaining anything. Max is a total professional considering his education and experience as a geologists and is proud of his heritage and did a wonderful Job with our group Mac we will get you again when we will be back and I will recommend you to ALL MY FRIENDS RAJEEV

Masatsugu:

Thank you for your review, Rajeev. It was my great pleasure to guide you Kyoto, Nara and Osaka. I hope to see you again. Mac (Masatsugu) Okazaki

Linda Linda Japan
Very Good
1 week ago

“ A great time in Kyoto ”

Me and my brother had a great time in Kyoto, he chose the best spots and was very efficient.

Masatsugu:

I am glad you like it, Linda. It has been my pleasure to show you around Kyoto. Mac (Masatsugu) Okazaki

Rafael Rafael United States ( Friends )
Very Good
1 week ago

“ Nara day trip from Kyoto ”

We had very informative and well organized Nara tour. Thank you

Masatsugu:

Dear Rafael Thank you for you review. I will keep in my mind of your advice " Not to talk only to a part of the people of the group". Masatsugu Okazaki

Fabio Fabio Italy ( Couple )
Excellent
2 weeks ago

“ A friendly and expert guide for a great day in Nara ”

He has been super helpful and effective accommodating our request and planning perfectly all logistics. We fitted best of Nara, Fujimi Inari and Daigo ji temple in one day and made it perfectly on time for our train to tokyo. He is very friendly, willing to share details and answer thousands of questions... with a great passion for Japan and making his client enjoy the visit.

Masatsugu:

Hi Fabio Thank you very much for your comments. It has been my great pleasure to visit temples and shrines with you. Mac (Masatsugu) Okazaki

Merhunisa Merhunisa Bosnia and Herzegovina ( Friends )
Poor
3 weeks ago

“ Not good guide at all ”

We were 2 days with him in Tokyo, and Nikko. 1. He dont knows to explain about history, just few sentences for each places. 2. He dont know places, where to go, and what to see 3. when we kame to some place, first, he was searching for this place. like I could by myself, and then he told us where to go. I could this do alone, by myself.

Masatsugu:

Hi Merhunisa Although I try to good for people from the Balkan, it is regretful to hear from you such opinion. If you felt that way, then, I must apologize to you about this and I must be careful this will not happen again. There were two things that you did not like 1. You though my guiding narration is not enough You thought my guiding narration is very less compared with narration of Japanese guide for Japanese tourist. They are mostly talking about things that related to the place and only Japanese people can understand. Something like, the famous TV dram was film in here and talking about some person not historically important, and so on. Not much related to history. I tried to speak important things, and for avoiding confusion and misunderstanding, I speak simple way so... read more

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