This is the Online Tour featuring the full wonder of Enoshima Island, the spiritual place wrapped in the dragon legend. We visit shrines and caves.
No need to fly over here. Just stay home and watch my live tour visiting attractive spots on the island. You and I are connected on Skype.
I am a licensed national tour guide and you will enjoy the same quality of the island tour as the real one. The Enoshima Island is the sailing venue of 2020 Tokyo Olympics,.
Feel free to personalize this offer with Takayasu.
The approach is lined up with many souvenir shops and eateries.
The escalator takes us to the first shrine. Only a minute ride but lots of fun.
It enshrines the younger Sea Goddess.
Visitors wash their hands at the dragon's water basin before worship.
Enoshima Yacht Harbor is visible far down, the sailing venue of 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, although it was postponed by 1 year.
The second shrine is dedicated to Elder Sea Goddess. The shrine was renovated in 1996.
You'll have a panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean, the peninsula, the Hokone mountains. Mt. Fuji may be visible on a dry clear day.
High waves from the Pacific Ocean have eroded the cliff for nearly 80,000 years and made deep caves . We will adventure the caves.
It's really a fun. If caves are closed due to the bad weather or high waves for safety reason, I will visit the Enoshima Daishi Temple which is dedicated to a pair of God Fire and the Enoshima third shrine.
Available only on weekdays at our time. In summer Tokyo is 13hours ahead of NY.
If the island is expected to be influenced by the typhoon or strong wind with heavy rain, the online tour will be postponed.
If caves are closed due to bad weather or high waves for safety reason, I will visit the Enoshima Daishi Temple which is dedicated to a pair of God Fire and the Enoshima third shrine.
We will meet you at 10:00 am at our time. Please note there is a difference between our time and yours.
The guide will use Skype and is not responsible for the bad internet connections and issues that are beyond the the control of the guide.
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
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.
After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.
Takayasu was an excellent guide! His explanations were clear we, enjoyed the historical information he presented. He adjusted the day at our request, because of rain and our need to be at the airport for our return home. He made sure our bags were taken care of appropriately, walking us in to the counter . I would recommend him wholeheartedly !
Hi Lorraine, Thank you very much for your great words appreciating my guiding. It is a geat honor for me to have such warm review on my Kamakura tour. It was raining hard in the morning but it became sprinkling by the time we arrived at a shrine and temples. Therefore,we could visit more spots than I ecpected. I am glad to know you liked my explanation. Both of you were so eager to listen to my historical presentation. There are lots more spots in this ancient city. So please come again and I am happy to guide you.
Dennis, Thank you very much for your wonderful comments on my tour. I am very glad to know that you and Sandra enjoyed the traditional spots,shopping and food. You visited two of three ancient cities in Japan. I would like to show you around my home town. Kamakura which you have saved for the next visit. Please keep in touch. Takayasu
Takayasu was full of information about the area. He knew exactly where to go in the quickest time and fitted in a tea ceremony for us. We ran out of time to complete the tour. We would recommend Takayasu and his tour to anyone
Rosalie, thank you so much for your deep gratitude to me and my tour. I am happy to know that you enjoyed the wedding, tea ceremony and my talk, which is my utmost pleasure. I remember having Bento lunch to save our limited time. Please get in touch with me and set up another visit plan to Japan. Takayasu
Solo tengo palabras de agradecimiento para el Sr, Takayama. Nos ayudo en nuestro primer dia en Tokio enseñándonos como viajar en los medios de transporte. Hicimos todo el recorrido contratado con muy buenas explicaciones y ajustándose a nuestro ritmo. Lo recomiendo si es q desean disfrutar del tour con una persona agradable, amable y divertida. Gracias Taka.
Haydee y Bob, Mucho Gracious! Thank you very much for electing me as your guide. I am very happy that both of you were satisfied with my showing around the typical Tokyo and stories and legends. I want to guide a nice couple like you, Haydee and Bob again next time you visit Japan. Takayasu
Takayasu was a fantastic guide! He was incredibly enthusiastic and knowledgeable. His English is really good and he goes at an excellent pace. I would definitely recommend him to anyone.
HI Jonathan and Samantha, Thank you very much for your highest appreciation to my guiding. I also enjoyed having spent some time with you, a beatiful couple. I wish I had more time to show you around. I hope your belongings come back to you. Tak