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Kamakura must-to-see! trip (8hour)

by SAYURI
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8h $ 223 Price up to 5 people

Highlights

  • Kamakura (Hasedera Temple, Great Buddha, Tsurugaoka Hachimangu shrine, Kencyo-ji Temple, Engaku-ji Temple)
  • Some shops for cool souvenir (Pigeon-shaped cookie, Chopsticks with your name engraved, Cute lucky charm etc.)
  • Cultural experiences (Sutra writing, Japanese sweets making etc.)

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222.50 USD

Price up to 5 people
FREE cancellation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra person (Adult).
$ 44.50
Extra hour .
$ 26.70

Overview

Kamakura is easy accessible ancient capital city from Tokyo! It's quite unique area that has historical aspects and it's also draw the attention of young people.
We visit must-to-see famous temples and some cool shops you can't miss in Kamakura. I can also arrange Japanese cultural experiences based on your request so you'll know all about Kamakura after join this tour!

What to Expect

We'll visit some famous temples and shrines including Great Buddha in this tour efficiently.
You can visit the head office of famous pigeon-shaped cookies called "Hato sabure" and you can also get your favorite lucky charm (we call it "Omamori" in Japanese) at the temple!
Chopsticks with your name engraved would be a nice memories for your trip to Japan.
If you wish to join some cultural experiences, there are some unique ones for tourists.
Sutra writing at the temple (about 30-40 minutes) may calm down your mind. In Japanese sweets making class, you can take out the sweets you made!!

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Highlights

  • Kamakura (Hasedera Temple, Great Buddha, Tsurugaoka Hachimangu shrine, Kencyo-ji Temple, Engaku-ji Temple)
  • Some shops for cool souvenir (Pigeon-shaped cookie, Chopsticks with your name engraved, Cute lucky charm etc.)
  • Cultural experiences (Sutra writing, Japanese sweets making etc.)

Important

I mainly guide you around Tokyo and Kanagawa area but I also can guide you around Echigo Yuzawa and its suburbs area (Niigata prefecture) if you come during my stay in Niigata.
Echigo Yuzawa is located 1 hour and a half from Tokyo by Shinkansen train and it's famous for Onsen (hot spring) ,ski ground,tasty Sake and rice!

These fees are not included in the tour price. (For the guests and guide)
1.Roundtrip fee from your hotel to Kamakura
2.Transportation fee in Kamakura area
3.Entrance fee for shrines (Price ranges are depends on the facilities.)
4.Lunch (Price ranges are depends on the menu.)
5.Cultural experience fee (Price ranges are depends on the experience.)
Some cultural experiences are only available in particular day. If you wish to join, please ask me about the available day.

What‘s included
Guide fee, Hotel pick-up fee in Tokyo central and Yokohama area
What‘s not included
Roundtrip fee from your hotel to Kamakura (you and guide / about JPY2,000 per person), Transportation fee in Kamakura area (you and guide / about JPY570-JPY1500), Entrance fee for shrines (you and guide / about JPY200-JPY500), Lunch (you and guide / about JPY800- depends on the menu), Cultural experience fee (you and guide / about JPY1000- depends on the cultural experience you choose)
Meeting Point
At your hotel in Tokyo or Kanagawa area or Kamakura area station
Ending Point
At your hotel in Tokyo or Kanagawa area or Kamakura area station
Duration
8 hours
Starting time
09:30 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 ( 1 )
Excellent
1 week ago |   by Mary

“ The Best Guide ”

Sayuri was a great guide for my 2 sons. Very helpful, would highly recommend her to anyone who's thinking of booking a guide for a tour, etc.

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