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Enjoy the seasonal beauty of Kamakura with images of a beautiful approach to temples.

Yokosuka, Miura 2h15m

The approach to Jufukuji Temple is paved with granite stones and is one of the most beautiful paths in Kamakura. You can enjoy the seasonal beauty of colors at this temple along with other temples such as Kaizouji Temple, which is also known as "Flower Temple".

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Jufukuji Temple

Legend has it that the residence of Minamoto-no-Yoshitomo, who is the father of Minamoto-no-Yoritomo (the founder of the Kamakura Shogunate), once stood here. Following her late husband's will, Hojo Masako (wife of Yoritomo) built a temple here in 1200 with the help of Myouan Eisai (a Japanese priest). Soon, it grew into a large temple with a dozen sub-temples. The precinct has been designa...

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Eisho-ji

Eisho-ji was founded in 1636 and in the precincts, there are many buildings that have existed since the time of its founding. They have all been designated as an important cultural asset of the country.

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Kaizo-ji Temple

You can enjoy a relaxing time while enjoying nature. The front yard between the gate and the main hall is open and spacious and you can see the flowers of every season as there are Spiraea, Camellia sasanqua, and Narcissus planted here.

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