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Highlights

  •   Kitakamakura area : Enkakuji Temple (entrance fee:500 yen)/ Meigetsuin Temple(300 yen)
  •   Kamakura area : Tsurugaokahachimangu shrine / Komachi street/ Wakaoji avenue
  •   Hase area: Kamakura Daibutsu(200 yen) / Hase temple(300 yen)

Information

City Kamakura
Depart From Kamakura , Tokyo
Meeting Point At your hotel or the place of your convenience
Ending Point At your hotel or the place of your convenience
Departure 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Duration 9h   Flexible
Languages English (License)
Tour Type Private Tour ( only for you )
Number of people 1 ~ 5
Booking
9h
When?

People

243.60 USD

total price

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

What to Expect

Welcome to Kamakura with dozens of temples and shrines~ a legacy of its glory days as Japanese first feudal capital (1192~1333).
9:00 Meeting at the place of your convenience in Tokyo
10:30 Arriving Kitakamakura. We visit Enkakuji Temple and Meigetsuin Temple. Please enjoy the tranquil atmosphere.
12:00 We'll be at Kamakura station. It's lunch time. What shall we have? After lunch, we enjoy strolling Komachi and Wakamiya street .
13:30 Tsurugaoka hachimangu shrine, one of the most prestigious shrine in Kanagawa.
14:30 Moving to Kamakura Daibutsu area by nostalgic train "Enoden".
15:00 Visiting Kamakura Daibutsu and Hase temple.Great Budda, a pile of steps ,magnificent view!
16:00 Tea time at Hase temple's tea room served by a monk.
17:00 Leaving Kamakura by JR.
18:00 Arriving Tokyo. See you off at the place of your convenience.


What‘s included

guide fee

What‘s not included

your transportation(you and guide) lunch , entrance fee(you and guide)

Frequently Asked Questions

Can we change the place we visit?

Of course you can. This is a private tour just for you. You can change the place as you like.

How much is the transportation?

Avarage cost is less than 3000yen. If you ask the green car(the first class seat) between Tokyo to Kamakura ,it will cost additional 1560 yen.

Frequently Asked Questions

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
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Your credit card or PayPal account will be charged upon booking. However, if the guide does not accept your booking, the amount will be credited back to the account from which the charge was drawn.
No, our prices are 100% booking fee free – meaning the price you see is the amount you pay.
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Reviews

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Shyam
1 week ago , ( Family ) , From: United States

“ A truly wonderful introduction to Tokyo! ”

Kahoko was a splendid tour guide and gave us a really thorough introduction to Tokyo! Depending on your itinerary (our's was ambitious), definitely wear your walking shoes, I think we hit 12 miles! Kahoko's English is excellent and she herself is very sweet and likable. We were also very appreciative and impressed by the fact that she visited a vegetarian restaurant we had suggested the day before we arrived, just to make sure there were no issues in finding it (T's TanTan, vegetarian ramen, which we really enjoyed). It was very helpful to have a tour guide our first day in the city to help us understand how to navigate the subway, and Kahoko was great about making sure we saw the sites we wanted to see. Thank you Kahoko for your hospitality and a wonderful day in Tokyo! ありがとうございました!

KAHOKO:
Happy New Year. Thank you very much for the review. It was a great pleasure for me to share your precious time in Japan. Thanks to you , I could learn a lot about vegetarian meal and restaurants offering it. I was able to taste it myself for the first time. It was much better than my expectation. I was wondering how was your rest of your trip like. Please forgive my having you walk for a long distance. You must have got so tired. I admire your cooperation and patience. Please come back to Japan some day. Let´s make it easier next time. Thank you again and take care. Kahoko

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Joe
1 week ago , ( Family ) , From: Australia

“ Wonderful 4hr tour with Kohoko on our first day in Tokyo ”

Best decision to have a tour on our first day in Tokyo. Kahoko was a wonderful guide and we felt very blessed to have her with us. We were a large group of seven including three teenagers who had just hoped off an overnight flight so all a bit tired. She really responded to the groups needs and interests as we toured around Akihabara, Akasaka and Nippori/Yanaka. We did more in those 4hrs with Kahoko's guidance and directions than we have done in days since on our own. She took us down backstreet shortcuts and through suburban areas as well as to more well known tourist destinations. She advised us all what was what at the street food markets and helped with purchases on our journey. As a parent herself, she had a great understanding of the kids needs/wants. We can't thank her enough and when saying goodbye at the station it was like parting from a good friend. I can highly recommend taking a tour with Kahoko, you would never regret the decision. Best wishes on your travels.

KAHOKO:
Thank you very much for the sweetest review ! Having a tour with happy families like you was a wonderful start of the new year for me. I was so glad to see you try some challenging Japanese food or traditions. Then I was sure you could definitely have great time and enjoy every minute for the rest of your stay in Japan. You are very acceptable and spontaneous. I just hope your time in Japan exciting and happy. You are staying pretty long, if there is anything I can do for you. Anything, anytime. Kahoko

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Judy
2 weeks ago , ( Family ) , From: Canada

“ A perfect introduction to Tokyo ”

We were fortunate to spend half a day with Kahoko on December 31st to get a taste of Tokyo. We arrived the night before and were a bit nervous about navigating the metro/railway so we wanted someone who could help orient us, and to show us some of the key areas of Tokyo. Kahoko met our request perfectly - she was waiting for us at the designated spot and helped us buy our Pasmo card and explain the train system. We travelled by train to Akihabara first to see the arcades and anime world; then to Asakusa to visit the beautiful Sensoji temple where Kahoko taught us the customs for New Year. She took us to an authentic conveyor belt sushi restaurant where the fish was so fresh - thank goodness she was able to translate for us as the servers didn't speak English. Finally, we went to Shibuya/Harajuku areas where there were lots of stores and street vendors selling different types of food. Kahoko is a very gracious and refined tour guide who made us feel so comfortable. What a wonderful introduction to Tokyo. ありがとうございました !!

KAHOKO:
Thank you very much for the sweet review ! It was an unforgettable year end for me. I was so glad to know I could make a help to you even a little, I hope your rest of Tokyo stay interesting and enjoyable. And I'm sure you can make it because you're so acceptable and flexible. You really are such a wonderful and happy family. Please come back to Tokyo some day soon. ありがとうございました。( you even master Japanese ! )

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Marlou
2 weeks ago , ( Family ) , From: Philippines

“ What a FUN Day with Kahoko! ”

My Family's first trip to Japan became more memorable with the tour guided by Kahoko-san. We learned a lot most especially on how to understand the "seemingly" complicated train system in Japan. But with how Kahoko presented it to us and explained on how to read the map, the rest of our train rides in Tokyo was a breeze. Thank you so much. Would definitely recommend Triplelights with Kahoko as guide to friends and relatives who will visit Japan soon. :-)

KAHOKO:
Thank you very much for the review . It was really sweet of you! You are such a terrific family with four charming and promising boys. Mom and Dad make a perfect couple. I was very glad to know that you enjoyed your rest of trip. I hope Mom and Dad come back to Japan on their anniversary trip so that I can take you some special and adultlike place. Thank you again and a Happy New Year!

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William
3 weeks ago , ( Family ) , From: Canada

“ Two beautiful days in Tokyo ”

We had two wonderful days in Tokyo with the dedicated and resourceful help from Kahoko. Kahoko is super nice, very knowledgeable and accommodating. The tea ceremony in the Hamarikyu, my daughter's spontaneously visiting the Cat cafe and my son's best eel lunch are just the few of many fond memories we had for our two days and three nights in Tokyo. Kahoko,thank you very much! Tokyo, we will be back!

KAHOKO:
It was so nice of you to give me such a sweet review! I was so happy to spend 2 days with a terrific family like you. It's good to to see you care each other. Maybe you're staying in Kanazawa now. I hope you enjoy the scenic beauty of the city and delicious food. Take care and please do come back to Tokyo ! Kahoko

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