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Kamakura and Enoshima 4 hours by a hired car from Yokohama Port

4h $ 100 Price up to 8 people

Highlights

  • Great Buddha in Kamakura - the national treasure.
  • Enoshima island dedicated to the sea goddess 'Benten'.
  • Beyond Enoshima, Mt. Fuji can be viewed.
  • Hase temple with its lovely garden built in 7th century.

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100.44 USD

Price up to 8 people
FREE cancellation 14 days prior

Overview

Kamakura city in the year 1192 was the first feudal-age military administration centre for ensuing 130 years, where the great Buddha,'Dai-Butsu' was built in 1252 as a gold-foil covered bronze casting figure of Amida("Amitaha" in Sanskrit), 500 years younger than its predecessor-'Dai-Butsu in Nara'. Enoshima and a view of Mt. Fuji will entirely satisfy your photogenic avidity.

What to Expect

(1) From the Great Pier Lobby of Yokohama Harbour, the hired car will take the guests up to max. eight people for your enjoyable and comfortable driving tour to Kamakura, where Tsurugaoka-Hachimangu Shrine, Houkokuji Temple (=Bamboo Temple), Kenchoji Temple, Koutokuin Temple (Great Buddha), and Hase Temple may be visited.
(2) Enoshima, the lovely isle where the visiting guests will feel at ease while commanding the splendid stretch of the Pacific Ocean view from the observing balcony.
(3) Total hour of driving: Four (4) hours from start till return at the Great Pier.

Organized by Haruyoshi

Licensed Guide

Highlights

  • Great Buddha in Kamakura - the national treasure.
  • Enoshima island dedicated to the sea goddess 'Benten'.
  • Beyond Enoshima, Mt. Fuji can be viewed.
  • Hase temple with its lovely garden built in 7th century.

Important

Any day in September/October, subject to a jumbo hired-car to be available.

1. Hired Car Fee: approx. 16,800 yen for max. 8 guests for 4 hours. (Fee and hours to be negotiable)
2. Lunch expense not included.
3. Entrance fees at Great Buddha (Koutoku-in Temple) & Hasa Temple to be paid individually.
4. Easy and quick shopping at the convenient stores are available.

City Kanagawa

Meeting Point At the Great Pier Lobby, Yokohama Harbour.

Ending Point At the great Pier Lobby, Yokohama Harbour or at elsewhere upon request.

Duration 4 hours

Starting time 08:30 AM ( recommended )   Flexible

Number of people up to 8 people

What‘s included
  • Guide fee only.


What‘s not included
  • 1. Hired car fee:approx. 25
  • 000 yen for max. 8 guests for four (4) hours. (Hire fee and hours may be flexible.)
  • 2. Lunch fee is not included. ('Tempura' table d'hote or 'Mac' Humburger restaurants are available.
  • 3. Entrance tickets for the temples to be payable individually. (200 ~300 yen approx. at each temple.)

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.

About Haruyoshi


Licensed Guide


Contact Haruyoshi
Response Time 5 hs

Languages spoken
  • English ( License )

My domicile profile in Australia: 1965~70 &1981~86. I have been to USA, Brasil、India, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore,U.K., France, Italy. Occupation Career: (1) Japanese trading firm till 52 yrs. old (2)Australian NSW Gov't Insurance Office-Tokyo(6yrs.) (3) Canadian Company in Tokyo ( 7yrs.)Retired at 65. .......National Licensed English Guide/Interpreter Certificate: obtained in 1964.  [Academic Title] Bachelor of Art (English Faculty) in 1957 at Kobe City University of Foreign Studies [Character] Generous, cheerful, amiable and sociable.
[Hobbies] Travelling / Sports:Swimming / Social Ballroom Dancing /Cooking / Reading books: Roman & Greek histories [Health condition] Healthy - No record of hospitalization; Life-time non-smoker. I will endeavour to satisfy every needs of my guests in the circumstances of on-going tour program, so that my guests may be able to keep reminiscing their authentic and amazing holidays. read more