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Kamakura One-day - The Essence of Japanese Arts & Culture


Licensed Guide

8 Hours
up to 4 people
English ( Business )
Private tour (only you and your guide)
Walking / Public Transportation Tour
( Contact guide for other options )

Kamakura is a town known as "Kyoto of Eastern Japan," because it has numerous temples, shrines and other historical monuments. In this one-day tour, you can savor the traditional Japanese arts and culture of Kamakura Shogunate - the first Japan's feudal government that prospered 800 years ago!!
Please be noted that the spots to be visited can be arranged per your request. The following time table is just an example for your consideration.

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Feel free to personalize this offer with Kozo.

  • 09:00 AM Meet at Your Hotel in the central Tokyo (within the twenty-three wards of Tokyo)

  • 10:40 AM JR Kamakura Station

  • 10:40 - 11:10 AM Komachi Street

  • 11:10 - 11:40 Tsurugaoka Hachimangu (one of the most fanmous Shinto shrines in Japan)

  • 11:40 - 12:10 Walking to Zeni Arai Benten

  • 12:10 - 12:40 Zeni Arai Benten (special shrine you can make a prayer for your good financial luck)

  • 12:40 - 13:10 Walking to Kotoku-in temple

  • 13:10 - 14:00 Lunch near Kotoku-in temple (choice from Japanese cuisines)

  • 14:00 - 14:30 Kotoku-in temple (one of the three great buddha statues in Japan)

  • 14:30 - 14:40 Walking to Hase temple

  • 14:40 - 15:30 Hase temple (Japan's largest wooden image of Boddhisatva Kannon - the eleven-faced goddess of mercy)

  • 15:30 -15:40 Walking to Hase Station of Enoden line

  • 15:40 - 15:50 Move to Kamakura Station

  • 15:50 - 17:00 Move to the train station nearest from your hotel

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Departure & Return

Starting time 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Meeting Point At your hotel in the central Tokyo (within the twenty-three wards of Tokyo)
Ending Point At the train station nearest from your hotel

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee, hotel pick-up fee, lunch fee for guide

What‘s not included

transportation fees for you and guide, lunch fee for you, entrance fees for you and guide,

Reference (expected costs)
- total transportation fee: about 2,500 yen per person
- lunch: about 1,500 yen per person
- total entrance fee: about 1,000 yen per person


You are kindly requested to pay for my transportation fee.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time

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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