Kamakura Day Trip


Tour Number

Activity Level



Day Trip / Out of Town, Religious Heritage, Shopping


Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4



English (advanced), Japanese (fluent)

City of The First Samurai Government

Kamakura is the first city where Samurai had their government in the 12th Century. There are a lot of influence of Samurai culture and religion. The Buddhism in Japan developed in this city.


09:00 at the lobby of your hotel
09:30 Leaving Tokyo by Rail
10:40 Arriving at Kamakura
11:00 Tsurugaoka Hachiman Shrine
12:00 Strolling Komachi Street for Shopping & Lunch
13:30 Hasedera Temple
16:30 The Great Statue of Buddha
15:15 Leaving Kamakura by rail
16:30 Arriving Tokyo
17:00 Arriving at your hotel

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: at the lobby of your Hotel.

End location: at your hotel.

Duration: 8 hours


Public Transportatio; JR Rail and Bus

What’s Included

Other: My guide fee and my cost for using public transportation while guiding. Guide's admission fee to temples is normally exempted.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

5000 JPY - Round Trip JR Fare by Green Car (First Class) from Tokyo to Kamakura JPY 3,800, local transportation and admission fee per person. If you don't take Green Car, the estimated local payment is JPY 3,000 per person.

What’s Extra

Other: Your personal expense. If you require your guide to have lunch with you, it's your account.

A Recent Review of this tour

Really enjoy Kamakura and the temples.
Adrian Bueno

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Private tour guide Morimasa O.

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