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Kahoko's Excursion from Tokyo to Kamakura

by KAHOKO
(121) Reviews
8h $ 252 Price up to 5 people

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)

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252.00 USD

Price up to 5 people
FREE cancelation 30 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).
8:30Meeting at the place of your convenience in Tokyo
10:00 Arriving Kitakamakura. We visit Enkakuji Temple or Meigetsuin Temple. Please enjoy the tranquil atmosphere.
11:00 We'll be at Kamakura station. It's lunch time. What shall we have? After lunch, we enjoy strolling Komachi and Wakamiya street .
12:30 Tsurugaoka hachimangu shrine, one of the most prestigious shrine in Kanagawa.
13:30 Moving to Kamakura Daibutsu area by nostalgic train "Enoden".
14:00 Visiting Kamakura Daibutsu and Hase temple.Great Budda, a pile of steps ,magnificent view!
15:30 Leaving Kamakura by JR.
16:30 Arriving Tokyo. See you off at the place of your convenience.

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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)

Important

What‘s included
guide fee
What‘s not included
your transportation(you ) lunch , entrance fee(you)
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
Duration
8 hours
Starting time
08:30 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 5 people

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 1920yen.

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 ( 121 )
Steve Steve United States ( Family )
Excellent
3 weeks ago

“ Engaging and Professional Even During Record Heat! ”

Kahoko was wonderful and I highly recommend her services. We will use her again without question. I was traveling with 4 teenagers and she easily modified our tour between the old and new, culture and shopping, all while educating us along the way. She was sweet, funny, forever smiling, and knowledgeable and her English skills were excellent. We learned to use the trains efficiently, not run afoul of Japanese customs, and enjoy very local meals. I have traveled to Japan extensively during my career and was still happy to see Japan through her eyes. An engaging personality that we all thoroughly enjoyed being around. Thank you Kahoko!

KAHOKO:

Thank you very much for a sweet review ! After an excursion to Hakone, you must have had a little relaxing time by yourselves. Even though our tour was under a sweltering condition , I had such a pleasant time whole through the tour thanks to your walm and cooperative attitude. Also I can tell you are a very fortunate father to have a pair of wonderful children . Seeing your casual interactions made me happy because I could see real mutual affection there. I hope you will enjoy your rest of tour safely and happily. Thank you again and take care !

Ursula Ursula United States ( Family )
Excellent
1 month ago

“ Wonderful experience with Kahoko! Highly recommend! ”

My granddaughter and I have now returned to the US after a wonderful trip to Tokyo! We saw so much, learned so much, and had a totally wonderful adventure, and Kahoko was a major contributor to this wonderful experience for the two of us. Her willingness to share information about everyday life and Japanese culture as well as recommendations for activities and the best local logistics were incredibly helpful. And the sushi experience and tea ceremony at her home were highlights of our trip. Kahoko was a pleasure to be with in every way!

KAHOKO:

Thank you very much for your time and trouble again. I had such a great time with you ! You were totally open to our culture, food ,and people. I remember you were enjoying conversation with a Japanese man in a Metro station . I believe your open-minded attitude gives your relatives or friends a lot of good influence . Even to me ! I'd like to follow you myself when I become someone's grandmother , who is positive, tough and tolerant. I hope you come back to Tokyo again with other grandchildren as you have plenty. Thank you again and take care.

Nurit Nurit United States ( Friends )
Very Good
1 month ago

“ Excellent communication, very helpful and knowledgable ”

Kahoko is a lovely woman whose care for our well being was obvious. We were a group of 6 and she did a great job guiding us through the streets, the attractions and telling us about the history and culture which we came to Japan to learn. Communication with Kahoko prior to the trip was easy. She suggested daily itineraries and was happy to accommodate our suggestions. Kahoko's English is excellent and we communication was easy and pleasant.

KAHOKO:

Thank you for a kind review ! I had such a pleasant time with terrific couples. I was impressed with your relationship : caring and understanding each other. Also I could learn a lot about your culture . As they were all new for me, it was very interesting to listen to various aspects of them from different people. I just hope your rest of days in Japan safe, happy, and memorable. Thank you again, and take care !

Richard Richard United Kingdom ( Couple )
Excellent
1 month ago

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KAHOKO:

Thank you for a unique review ! I remember you said you seldom write reviews. So I even more appreciate it. Also please say hello to your amazing wife for me . I like her very much ! Please come back to Tokyo some day soon. Thank you again and take care !

Brian Brian United States ( Friends )
Excellent
2 months ago

“ Wonderful tour ”

We had seen the highlights of Tokyo on a prior tour so we asked Kahoko to provide us a more authentic, off the beaten track experience and that is exactly what she did! Wonderful little restaurants, peaceful parks, an amazing graveyard, an incredible museum, a great open market and the shimbbashi crossing experience we had such an amazing day. She also helped us plan out itineraries for two days on our own. It was a pleasure planning the tour in advance by email, Kahoko had great ideas and did an amazing amount of research for us, she is a wonderful communicator. We feel so lucky that Kahoko was our guide, you will too!

KAHOKO:

Thank you very much for a sweet and encouraging review ! It was such a pleasant tour because you were all getting along and caring for each others . The tour was full of laughter. I was happy enough just seeing you. Happy people have a power to make others. So I simply enjoyed every moment with you ! Please come back to Tokyo some day soon. i hope you stay happy and healthy. Thank you again and take care !

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