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Overview

On this tour, we will visit some popular spots in Kamakura: Kotokuin Temple (Great Buddha), Tsurugaokahachimangu Shrine, Hokokuji Temple (Bamboo garden), Engakuji Temple, Zeniaraibenzaiten Shrine, etc. We will also enjoy shopping and museums.

Highlights

  •   (1) Hase Area : Koutokuin Temple (Daibutsu or Great Buddha ) , Hasedera Temple (Great Kannon Statue, beautiful garden and ocean view from the temple. )
  •   (2) Central Area : Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine, Komachi-dori Shopping street or Kamakurabori Museum( Traditional Japanese Lacquered wood carving Museum)
  •   (3) East Area : Hokokuji Temple (Bamboo garden ) , Jomyoji Temple ( Enjoy seeing a dry garden over green tea! )
  •   (4) Kita-Kamakura Area : Engakuji Temple (A Large Zen Buddhist temple ) , Tokeiji Temple , Jochiji Temple
  •   (5) Mountain side Area : Zeniaraibenten Shrine , Sasukeinarijinja Shrine, etc.

Information

City Kanagawa
Depart From Kanagawa , Tokyo, Kamakura, Yokohama
Meeting Point At the East exit of JR Kamakura station
Ending Point At JR Kamakura station
Departure 10:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Duration 6h   Flexible
Languages English (License)
Tour Type Private Tour ( only for you )
Number of people 1 ~ 4
Booking
6h
When?

People

176.00 USD

total price up to 4

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra hour. 26.40 USD
Extra person. 26.40 USD
Hotel pickup from 23 wards in Tokyo. 17.60 USD
Hotel drop off . 17.60 USD

What to Expect

Kamakura is located in the south of Tokyo. After traveling in less than one hour away from busy Tokyo, you will get to another world. On this tour, we will walk and see impressive temples, shrines and beautiful gardens while breathing in fresh air of green hills and sea breeze. You can expect a relaxing atmosphere in Kamakura.
Kamakura used to be the capital of Japan as a seat of the first samurai government around 800 years ago. Samurai culture and Zen Buddhism were developed here, and they had a great influence on Japanese culture afterward.
In modern times, Kamakura got very popular as a resort because it has a beautiful nature and mild climate. Kamakura is a compact city, but has a great variety of contents in it, such as many historic spots, beautiful nature, arts and crafts, and delicious food. They will surely fascinate you!
Please choose two or three main areas as follows : (1) Hase Area, (2) Central Area, (3) East Area, (4) Kita-Kamakura Area, (5) Mountain side Area. It takes about 2 or 3 hours for sightseeing on each area. In some areas, we use a bus or train in a short time. If you have some request for a visit to any other spots, do not hesitate to ask me about that. I'll arrange for you.


What‘s included

Guide fee ( guide's transportation fee and entrance fee included )

What‘s not included

Your transportation fee in Kamakura ( about 300 yen ~ 1000 yen / person )
Entrance fee ( about 200 yen ~ 500 yen / person )
Lunch
Green tea at Hokokuji Temple or Jomyoji Temple ( 500 yen or 600 yen / person )

Important

On this tour, we are supposed to walk around the city, so please wear the shoes easy to walk. If you need a hotel pickup and hotel drop off, please tell me about that.

Extras (optional)

Extra hour. 26.40 USD
Extra person. 26.40 USD
Hotel pickup from 23 wards in Tokyo. 17.60 USD
Hotel drop off . 17.60 USD

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