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Experience Kamakura's dragons (learn about the world of shrine sculpture)

Yokosuka, Miura 5h45m 21

This course will take you through temples for you to explore the world of Miya-bori.

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Ankokuron-ji Temple

Yokosuka, Miura 30m

This temple was established in 1253 (Kencho 5) by the founder of Nichiren Buddhism, Nichiren Shonin. The name of this temple originates from the fact that Ri...

Anyo-in Temple

Yokosuka, Miura 30m

Enjoy the sight of azaleas in spring, lotuses and crepe myrtle in summer, leopard plants and silver grass in autumn.

Myohon-ji temple

Yokosuka, Miura 15m

This is the oldest temple opened by Nichiren Shonin who started Nichiren sect. The dragon sculpture at Nitenmon gate is famous for the legend that roars when...

Hongaku-ji temple

Yokohama, Kawasaki 30m

Ichijo Nisshutsu founded the Hongakuji in 1436 (Eikyo 8). Ashikaga Mochiuji built the temple where there was Ebisudo and donated to Nisshutsu. The sec...

Enoshima Electric Railway

Yokosuka, Miura 30m

Although this is a short railway with a total length of 10km, along the tracks there are both mountains and the sea. From the window you can enjoy a view of ...

Ryuko-ji Temple

Shonan Area 1h

Ryukoji Temple is a temple of the “Nichiren sect” founded in 1337. Nichiren offered plans to Kamakura shogunate for saving the nation in a time of crisis, ho...

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