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Kamakura High-light

by Kuniko
(13) Reviews
8h $ 176 Price up to 5 people

Highlights

  • Hase Temple
  • Kamakura Daibutsu (Kamakura Great Buddha)
  • Tsurugaoka Hachiman Shrine

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176.00 USD

Price up to 5 people
FREE cancelation 30 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra hour.
$ 22.00

Overview

Kamkura city is located about one hour by train from Tokyo.
Minamoto-no-Yoritomo founded the first samurai government in Kamkura about 800 years ago. Many historical monuments are remaining still now, such as temples and shrines, including famous Great Buddha.
Kamakura also attracts visitors as a seaside resort, surrounded by evergreen hills and open sea.
You can enjoy shopping and eating too.

What to Expect

In this tour, we visit must see places in Kamakura, the cradle of samurai culture.
Tsurugaoka Hachiman Shrine is the symbol of Shinto culture which flourished in Kamakura period.
Daibutsu, the national treasure, represents samurai warriors’ devotion to Buddhism.
In Hase-dera Temple, you can see eleven headed kannon which is important cultural asset, and also, you can enjoy the beautiful garden with seasonal flowers.

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Highlights

  • Hase Temple
  • Kamakura Daibutsu (Kamakura Great Buddha)
  • Tsurugaoka Hachiman Shrine

Important

There are some stairs in this area.

What‘s included
guide fee, hotel pick-up
What‘s not included
・transportation fee---about 2500 (you and guide)
・lunch (you and guide)
・entrance fee---500 yen (you)
Meeting Point
at your hotel (at the center of Tokyo, Yokohama or Kamakura)
Ending Point
at your hotel
Duration
8 hours
Starting time
09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 5 people   Flexible

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 ( 13 )
Charlotte Charlotte Denmark ( Family )
Very Good
1 week ago

“ Private guided tour in Anime, Manga, Pokemon and maids cafe world ”

We had a request (since I was traveling with my 18 year old son) to see the Manga and Anime world, the Pokemon Center and go to a Maids Cafee. Kuniko was all the time whilst planning answering quickly back and doing everything to plan for our wish list. She took us to the best places and was SO kind and knew her way around in Tokyo and the metro. Thank you for a really nice guided tour Kuniko! Christian & Charlotte, Denmark

Kuniko:

Dear Christian & Charlotte, Thank you so much for your very kind review, you are so generous! I was so happy accompany you for half day in Tokyo. It’s so nice you like Japan. Please come to Tokyo again and meet me. I’m looking forward to meeting you again! Best regards Kuniko Takemoto

Paula Paula Japan ( Couple )
Excellent
3 weeks ago

“ A wonderful tour! ”

I booked the tour with Kuniko for my son and his girlfriend on the occasion of his marriage proposal to her. Most importantly, Kuniko understood it was a secret and was enthusiastic about being a part of the proposal. She met them as planned and helped them to get the most out of their Hakone Free Passes. She was very knowledgeable about the area and the kids said they learned a lot. She also helped them sort out an issue with the hotel and purchase return seats on the romancecar. Oh...she said yes!

Kuniko:

Dear Paula, Congratulations!! I was more than happy that I was a part of the very special tour. They are so nice couple. Thank you for the excellent review and having me a part of the event. Best wishes to the happy couple!! Kuniko Takemoto

Suandari Suandari Canada ( Family )
Very Good
1 month ago

“ Ueno, Yanaka, Asakusa ”

The day spent with Kuniko walking the back alleys and old districts of Tokyo was a wonderful experience, very informative and educative, culturally and historically. We would certainly recommend her walking tours to those who want to explore and discover certain parts of Tokyo where the big bus tours do not go. We definitely will use the efficient services of Triplelights again in the near future.

Kuniko:

Dear Soan, Thank you for spending one day with me, and also writing a nice review. I’m very happy that you like the tour. You and your family are so nice and very kind to me. Please enjoy your travel and come again to Tokyo area! Thank you again Soan! Best regards, Kuniko

JOHN JOHN Australia ( Couple )
Very Good
1 month ago

“ THE IMPERIAL PALACE GARDENS & GINZA SHOPPING TOUR ”

VERY REWARDING

Kuniko:

Dear John and Anna, Thank you for spending two days with me and also the good review. You are very nice couple and very kind to me. Please go on a pleasant trip in Japan! Best regards, Kuniko Takemoto

Dalanda Dalanda United States ( Solo )
Excellent
1 month ago

“ 1 day visit ”

Kuniko is very knowledgeable and it was a pleasure hanging out with her. I learned a lot about Tokyo historic past and everything was easy with her. I highly recommend her. Good job Kuniko

Kuniko:

Dear Dalanda, Thank you so much for your very good review and also spending one day with me! I’m very happy that you enjoyed one day tour in Tokyo! Please enjoy also the rest of your holidays in Kyoto and Osaka. Thank you a million! I hope to see you again!! Kuniko

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