Kencho-ji Temple

Yokosuka, Miura45m


The first of the Five Great Mountains(temples) of Kamakura, with many ancient structures and a temple bell certified as a national treasure. There is a Zen meditation (Zazen) experience with English explanations and it is very popular with tourists.

Travel tip

Kamakura's greatest Zen temple. Enjoy the tranquility of the Zen garden, and view of Mt. Fuji from the observation deck up the hill on clear days in winter.

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8, Yamanouchi, Kamakura City, Kanagawa

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Adults and high school students 500 yen, Junior high and elementary school students 200 yen


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