One Day Trip to Kamakura

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Tour Number

Activity Level

285348


Categories

Religious Heritage, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

English (advanced), Japanese (fluent)

Let's enjoy ancient city, Kamakura


Kamakura is a very popular tourist destination and has a lot of temples, shrines and historical places. I'm sure you can feel atmosphere of authentic traditional Japan and its culture.
We'll visit some of the most popular spots in Kamakura.

The tour covers Hokoku-ji temple, Hase-dera temple and Kotoku-in temple(the Great Buddha).

Kamakura is a lovely place to visit and I'm sure you can feel serenity in some temples. I'm looking forward to seeing you!

Itinerary

I'll meet you at your hotel and then we'll go to Kamakura by train. It takes about 1 hour from central Tokyo.

First we'll go to Hokoku-ji temple. The temple is also called "Take-dera", which has a beautiful bamboo garden. Then we'll have lunch. After lunch, we'll go to Hase-dera temple. The temple has a beautiful garden and you can enjoy a lovely view of coastal city of Kamakura from the observation deck.
Then we'll go to Kotoku-in temple which is famous for the Great Buddha. You must be overwhelmed by the large scale statue.
After that we'll go back to Tokyo and finish the tour at your hotel or anywhere you'd like.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel

End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel

Duration: 8 hours

Transportation

We use trains and buses for transportation.

What’s Included

Other: Guide fee, hotel pick-up at Tokyo area and my transportation fare

Estimated Local Cash Needed

5000 JPY - ***For one person***
About 3000 JPY for transportation fare
2000 JPY for lunch and drink

What’s Extra

Other: transportation fares for you (about 3000 JPY for each), lunch,
entrance fee for 3 temples: Kotoku-in temple 200JPY (150JPY for child), Hase-dera temple 400JPY (200JPY for child), Hokoku-ji temple 300JPY
** If you'd like to have matcha tea with Japanese confectionery, it costs 600JPY

Restrictions

I don't drive during my tour. But I can arrange a private car upon your request.

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    285348


    Categories

    Religious Heritage, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 5

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (advanced), Japanese (fluent)

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