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A trip around the hidden gems of the ancient city of Kamakura

Shonan Area Full day 18

On this recommended route, you can discover the unique charms and new parts of the ancient capital of Kamakura. The tour includes a visit to the world-famous Houkokuji bamboo grove with the unique experience of drinking tea while gazing out at a traditional Japanese garden, as well as visits to major Kamakura sightseeing spots such as Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine, Kenchoji Temple, and Komachi Street. This is a guided tour.

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Tsurugaoka Hachimangu

Kamakura 1h

Alongside Usa and Ishimizu, Tsuruoka Hachimangu Shrine is one of the major Hachimangu shrines in Japan. In the 6th year of the Kouhei Era (1063), Minamoto no Yoriyoshi...

Hokoku-ji Temple

Kamakura 30m

This ancient temple in Kamakura is known for the 1,000 moso bamboo trees on its grounds. Even in the present day, the solemn atmosphere of the temple conveys the...

Jomyo-ji

Kamakura 30m

One of the family temples of Ashikaga City. The precincts of the temple has been designated as a national historic site and you can observe the karesansui (rock...

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