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1 Day Walking tour itinerary for Tokyo & Kamakura: Pay Obeisance To Shinto & Buddhist Shrines

Tokyo, Kamakura

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Religious Tour
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Culture Tour
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Walking Tour
Pay Obeisance to Shinto & Buddhist Shrines

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Visit this coastal city, 1-hour train ride from the capital, to see Shinto shrines, Buddhist zen temples, and the 13m-high Buddha statue left standing after the high tsunami of the 15th century. Taste the local specialities of Shirasu/whitebait and matcha tea. 

DAY 01

Day Trip to Kamakura with private guide

  • Kamakura is a historic coastal city just an hour by train from Tokyo. A lot of temples, shrines and hiking trail makes Kamakura a day trip excursion for Tokyoites. In Kamakura, you’ll take the old-style electric train “Enoden” to Hase. Famous for its beautiful garden, it is also home to the impressive 13m-high Buddhist statue of Kamakura and the Hase-Dera Temple.

  • Check out the fantastic views of Kamakura Bay and see the Jizo statues.

  • Try Shirasu, known as whitebait, the speciality of Kamakura for lunch and then you will visit a small bamboo forest to enjoy a cup of hot matcha tea. 

  • Visit one of the most important zen temples in Japan with the Kamakura guide.

  • Make the last stop at the great Tsurugaoka Hachimangu, the most important shrine founded in 1063.


Highlights:

  • Kamakura Big Buddha

  • Enoden Train

  • Tsurigaoka Hachimangu


Schedule/Itinerary:

  • Meeting Point: Shimbashi Station

  • Departure from Shimbashi Station

  • Kamakura Daibutsu

  • Hase-Dera temple

  • Lunch in Kamakura shopping street

  • Hokokuji Temple with small bamboo forest and matcha tea break

  • Kenchoji Zen Temple with a meditation garden

  • Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine

  • 43570 JPY Per Adult
  • Kamakura guide

  • Transportation

  • Lunch

  • Matcha tea

  • Entrance fees

  • Other food and drinks

Tokyo, Kamakura

Religious
Religious Tour
Culture
Culture Tour
Walking
Walking Tour
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Contributed By

Hatago Travel

starting from
JPY 43570
Type of Tour

Private Tour

Departures

This tour is offered throughout the year on the following days of the week.

  • Monday 08:30
  • Tuesday 08:30
  • Wednesday 08:30
  • Thursday 08:30
  • Friday 08:30
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