Visit temples and shrines, a giant Buddha and an island in Kamakura!
Kamakura City is famous for its sea and temples. On this tour your otomo tour guide will introduce you to all the reasons why Kamakura is loved by so many. Experience riding the retro local train; Enoden, and visiting locations with picturesque views of the deep blue sea and green temple gardens. You can enjoy views of the sea from various angles on this tour, and that includes from a temple at the top of a hill, overlooking Kamakura. You will also visit Enoshima Island, a location where a well-known animation was based, the famous Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine and the Great Buddha of Kamakura. Sit back and enjoy a coffee break in an old house or/and a beach cafe when you need a rest!
・Visit a location on the top of a hill with a fantastic view of the sea. This location has been photographed and filmed to be used on a CD jacket and in a TV series.
・Enjoy the great view of the sea from Hase-dera Temple.
・Catch the view of the peak of Mt.Fuji from Enoshima Island on a sunny day!
・Visit the two most popular tourist destinations in Kamakura; Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine and the Great Buddha of Kamakura.
・Enjoy refreshments at a renovated old house and a beach cafe.
・Ride the local train, Enoshima Electric Railway to get between the planned locations on this tour.
・Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine
・Twilight Bar Snug.
・Railroad crossing of Slam Dunk
・Enoshima Island Beaches
・If you would like to see the sunset from Enoshima Island, please book to begin your tour at the following recommended times:
Between October and March: Begin tour at 10:30 (sunset: 16:30-17:30)
Between April and September: Begin tour at 12:00 (sunset 18:00-19:00)
・This tour is great for photographs so remember to bring your camera!
・On Tuesday and every other Wednesday, "Twilight Bar Snag.", and on Thursdays "Mushin-an" is closed. If any of the scheduled places are closed on the day you visit, your tour guide will take you to an alternative location.
・Please come in comfortable clothing, as this tour involves a lot of walking.
・We have not included any particular lunch/dinner places in this tour, but you are welcome to stop for a break and eat whenever and wherever you like.
・The tour begins and ends in different locations. If you would like to change the location of where the tour ends, please consult with your tour guide.
The following expenses are not included in the tour fee. Please bring extra money to experience this tour to its fullest.
-Travel expenses and entrance fees (about JPY 1000)
-Money for food, souvenirs and extra activities not mentioned in the explanation of the tour above.
In front of East exit gate, JR Kamakura Station