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Walk on the Kanazawa Kaido Road and feel history with your feet

Yokosuka, Miura 4h

This tour explores famous temples that stand along the Kanazawa Kaido Road, which is also called the "Road of Salt". These temples were founded around the Kamakura period, which includes Houkokuji Temple, the family temple of Ashikaga clan (shogunate family), Jomyoji Temple, and others.

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Hokoku-ji Temple

A historical temple known for its 1000 Moso Bamboo in the vicinity, with a solemn atmosphere symbolic of the tragedy of the Ashikaga clan even now. Early Morning Sightseeing A temple in Kamakura with a beautiful garden and bamboo grove. A Sunday Zen meditation session is held at 7:30 in the morning every Sunday and is open to everyone. The session is reputed to be very strict, and be sure...

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Jomyo-ji

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 garden) while you drink matcha tea. At the Ishigama Garden Terrace, you can enjoy meals as well as observe the English garden.

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