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Let's explore the traditional town, Kamakura!


Kamakura
8 hours
up to 4 people
English ( License ), Japanese ( Fluent )
Private tour (only you and your guide)
Walking / Public Transportation Tour
( Contact guide for other options )

I'll pick up you at your staying hotel and take you to one day trip to Kamakura which is located about 50km southwest of Tokyo.
Kamakura was the seat of the first military government called Shogunate during the period from the end of 12th century to the early 14th century. Then Kamakura has many historical and cultural sites and attracts visitors all over the world as well as Kyoto and Nara.

Itinerary

Feel free to personalize this offer with Yoshi.

  • Great Buddha of Kamakura; An outdoor bronze statue of Amida Buddha located on the grounds of Kotokuin Temple. With the height of 13.35meters, it is the second largest Buddha statue in Japan.
  • Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine; A shinto shrine established in 1063 has been regareded as protecter shrine of the warrior class.
  • Other old temples located in Kita Kamakura or Hase such like, Engakuji Temple, Tokeiji Temple, and Hasedera Temple
  • Komachi Street; You can enjoy shopping tarditional souvenirs and Japanese sweets

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What to Expect

Kamakura is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Japan with easy access from Tokyo, attarcting both of international and domestic visitors seeking a break from the hustle and bustle of the city. With my memorable one day tour you can enjoy many historical and cultural sites estabilished in 13th through 14th century as well as delicious food in Kamakura. I will be flexible with your requirements (time & palces) and arrange my favorite restaurant for lunch during the tour. Let's enjoy exploring the traditional town, Kamakura!

Departure & Return

Starting time 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Meeting Point At your hotel in Tokyo
Ending Point JR Yokohama Station

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee, hotel pick up

What‘s not included

Transportation fee for you and guide (about ¥2,000/person), Admission fee for you and guide (about ¥1,000), lunch for you and guide (about ¥1,500)

Important

I am available from 9am to 5pm everyday.
I am flexible to one day trip to Mt.Fuji, Hakone, and Nikko if you pay my transportation fee.

Most of the temples require admission fee. (¥300~¥500/person)

Cancellation Policy

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

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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barbara Barbara Peru
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6 months ago

“ Excellent guide ”

Yoshi speaks great english. He is a terrific guide and very nice!! We had such a good day

Yoshi:

Hola Barbara, Thank you for your feedback. I really enjoyed being with you too. I look forward to seeing you in the future. Yoshi

Joseph Joseph United States ( Couple )
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6 months ago

“ Tokyo in two days ”

We were very happy with Yoshi showing us Tokyo in two days. His English, knowledge of the city and history were very good. He is a very pleasant person. We highly recommend his services.

Yoshi:

Dear Joseph, Thank you for your warm message. I hope you are enjoying cruising to China. I look forward to seeing you again in the future. Yoshi

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