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Kamakura High-light

by Kuniko
(5) Reviews
8h $ 142 Price up to 5 people

Highlights

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

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142.40 USD

Price up to 5 people
FREE cancellation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra hour.
$ 17.80

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 at least 14 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.
  • If you cancel between 2 and 13 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 20% charge.
  • If you cancel within 1 day prior to the meeting date, there is a 40% charge.
  • If you cancel on the meeting date, there is no refund.
Reviews ( 5 )
Very Good
2 weeks ago |   by Russell

“ Wonderful day in Hakone area ”

Kuniko provided my adult son and full support for a superb day trip to Hakone from Tokyo. She met is at our hotel, got us to the train station, supervised purchasing the special Hakone day pass and train tickets. She got us to all the sites in the area we wanted to see on the many confusing types of transport, and she got us home on time. We thoroughly. Enjoyed her company and recommend using her in the Kanto area.

Good
3 weeks ago |   by Poh

“ One day Yokohama trip ”

Kuniko San is very patience with my family as we are having 3 children with us in the trip. Very thankful for her 1 day guide in Yokohama and she go extra mile to find the Ichiran ramen for us .

Very Good
1 month ago |   by Steve

“ Visiting Tokyo for the first time ”

Very friendly.

Excellent
2 months ago |   by Laura

“ Friendly, helpful, went above and beyond. ”

This wasn't a typical tour, as Kuniko accompanied me to visit 2 different artisans and interpreted for me. She went above and beyond to record the conversation as well, wrote it down, and sent it via email! Wow. I am very happy with my experience with Kuniko - thank you!

Excellent
3 months ago |   by Derek

“ Tokyo and Kamakura highlights ”

We booked Kuniko for two days, one to see cherry blossoms in Tokyo and another day to see Kamakura. We traveled with our one year old daughter, and Kuniko was so kind and patient with her and us as we walked long days to cover all the sights. Because of her knowledge of the public transportation we were able to see so many places. She was such a kind lady with knowledge to give us insight of all the places we visited. Would use her again if we visit Tokyo in future. Thank you Kuniko!

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