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    Kamakura Day Trip Tours

    Scenic Kamakura, 6 hours

    Kamakura
    6 hours

    Kamakura, the birthplace of Zen Buddhism, is a beautiful residential area dotted with zen temples. The Great Buddha is another highlight. The Pacific Ocean’s gentle breeze adds to the tranquil atmosphere. We’ll find the most suitable mix of destinations to match your interests and physical exertion level. (See the ITINERARY) A walking tour is good value for money (H1)! We’ll get to experience 5 temples and shrines! For a more leisurely pace, a bus and a taxi are best. See you in Kamakura!

    FROM$205/ per group
    Toshi H.
    4.95(97) reviews

    The Real Kamakura - One day Customized Tour - 

    Kamakura
    7 hours

    Kamakura is a popular tourist destination about an hour train ride away from Tokyo, having various historical sites such as temples and shrines. It also has natural beauty, surrounded by mountains and sea, and also many attractive small shops and restaurants. We walk around the city, dropping in at popular spots, hidden sites, and neat shops on the main and back streets - like locals do.

    FROM$366/ per group
    Aki T.
    4.78(49) reviews

    Kamakura Joyful 8 hour-tour from Tokyo

    Kamakura
    8 hours

    Starting from your hotel at 9:00 we will in 1 hour time arrive at Kamakura where there are historical temples, shrines and a great Buddha statue surrounded by evergreen hills and a long crescent sand beach. From Enoshima Island on the shore you may probably see Mt. Fuji. As the seaside town Kamakura is famous for its fresh seafood cuisines.

    FROM$161/ per group
    Yasuro C.
    4.70(30) reviews

    Kahoko's Excursion from Tokyo to Kamakura

    Kamakura
    8 hours 30 min

    Kamakura is an old enchanting city which used be a capital of Kamakura shogunate , the first shogunate in Japan. There are beautiful and tasteful spots . The most famous and handsome giant Budda, Daibutsu comes first, then Hase temple with an elegant garden and unique cave. After lunch, you'll visit Hokokuji temple famous with wonderful bamboo forest,lastly Tsurugaoka Hachiman shrine with a great view. Also , you can enjoy shopping in Komachi shopping street. You can enjoy a memorable day .

    FROM$359/ per group
    Kahoko K.
    4.93(215) reviews

    Kamakura Highlights Tours

    Best Memories of Kamakura

    Kamakura
    8 hours

    Kamakura used to the capital of Japan during 12th to 14th century. It was the first period governed by the samurai warriors; Shoguns.Since samurai practiced Zen Buddhism, there are many Zen Temples which were built before those in Kyoto.

    FROM$256/ per group
    Yuki K.
    4.73(282) reviews

    Flowers in Kamakura: Great Buddha, Hasedera & Eishoji Temple

    Kamakura
    8 hours

    Kamakura is a very healing city, which became the capital of Samurai at the end of the 12th century, and has a lot of temples where we can see lovely flowers. We will ride a train for approximately an hour or so from Tokyo/Yokohama/Kawasaki area to visit there. Appreciating the flowers, some temples and shrines, we can also enjoy the beautiful twilight seaview.

    FROM$218/ per group
    Yoko T.
    4.78(77) reviews

    Private tour  "My favorite Kamakura"

    Kamakura
    8 hours

    KAMAKURA! What a perfect place to escape from daily bustlness. The town famous for zen-buddhism and as the first de-facto capital ever established by samurais gives us splendid time to enjoy the rustic but solemn atmosphere.

    FROM$234/ per group
    Mitsuru(mark) S.
    4.93(14) reviews

    One day- Private Tour based on your requests in Kamakura

    Kamakura
    8 hours

    Exploring a rich historical city, Kamakura will make your trip more meaningful. It was used to be a center of politics in the 12th century. There are many historical places that has been remained serene atmosphere. As there are many Zen Buddhism temples in this area as well, you can learn about Zen and eat Japanese vegetable dish. Please feel free to contact with me and talk more!

    FROM$490/ per group
    Yukiko F.
    4.98(172) reviews

    Kamakura Nature & Outdoor Tours

    Bamboo Temple, Sugimoto Temple, and three other attractive spots in Kamakura

    Kamakura
    6 hours

    Once the samurai capital of Japan, Kamakura is visited by as many as 20 million people a year. Some of the most popular spots among visitors are Tsuru...

    FROM$157/ per group
    Eri Y.
    4.97(34) reviews

    Trek to a Secret Vantage Point (Moji, Fukuoka Pref.)

    Kamakura
    4 hours

    Will visit a very panoramic viewing spot at the north edge of Kyushu island. This is not known for foreign tourists at all, but just 30 minutes walk to a hill, about 360m altitude, amazing view with a comfortable wind. You will find yourself that it is really worth taking a walk. From the hill, you will be able to see my small home town and how north edge of Kyushu land finishes.

    FROM$37/ per person
    Yasuhiko I.
    5.00(4) reviews

    Kamakura Hiking Tour of Great Buddha Trail

    Kamakura
    7 hours

    There are several nice Hiking-Trails in Kamakura. Great Buddha trail is one of them.Let's walk on a trail and feel the nature of Kamakura !Kamakura was the political center of Kamakura Shogunate government (1185~1333).It's about 51km away from Tokyo and easy to access by train (around 1 hour).

    FROM$263/ per group
    Shizuko T.
    5.00(14) reviews

    Kamakura by the sea

    Kamakura
    6 hours

    A famous old town of Kamakura is also known for its beautiful beach. This area is called "Shonan ", which is one of the most popular tour spots in Japan, especially for the young people enjoying marine sports. By using Eno-den Line, which is so cute a train and runs mainly by the beach, you can enjoy both old beautiful Kamakra and beautiful modern beach spots.

    FROM$151/ per group
    Kaneo U.
    5.00(15) reviews

    Kamakura Unique Experience Tours

    Soul-Exploring Trip of Kamakura and Sutra Copying

    Kamakura
    6 hours

    Through copying sutra in Hasedera Temple, you get the serenity of mind and feel ready to explore the secret world of Buddhism: Benzaiten in the cave and Hase Kannon on the hill. After watching the imposing Great Buddha, take train to Kamakura, where you can relax and have lunch at various kinds of restaurants to choose from. Then, visit Hachimangu Shrine. and enjoy shopping at Komachidori Street.

    FROM$112/ per group
    Takao M.
    4.29(7) reviews

    Soul-Exploring Trip of Hase Temple, the Great Buddha and Sutra Copying in Kamakura

    Kamakura
    3 hours

    Through copying sutra in Hasedera Temple, you get the serenity of mind and feel ready to explore the secret world of Buddhism. In the adjacent cave stand the statues of gods, each with the mission of having human desires achieved. At the top of a hill, Hase Kannon looks down mercifully upon you. Then, seven minutes' walk takes you to the imposing Great Buddha of Kamakura.

    FROM$56/ per group
    Takao M.
    4.29(7) reviews

    Zen Garden and Tea Ceremony

    Kamakura
    3 hours

    Visit zen gardens and a tea ceremony room in a temple of east Kamakura. You also can see several Buddhist statues.

    FROM$108/ per group
    Tj tours C.
    4.30(10) reviews

    Kamakura Cycling Full Day Tour with Private Guide

    Kamakura
    8 hours 30 min

    Let's enjoy the touring in this charming town Kamakura by bicycle! Kamakura is one of the old capital of Japan, with rich history & nature. This tour covers the scenic view points along with the beach, and some must see spots in the town, Big Buddha, Zeniarai Benten, and Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine. You can also enjoy the bike ride through some backstreet, where only locals know.

    FROM$297/ per group
    Tj tours C.
    4.30(10) reviews

    Day Trips from Kamakura

    Private Tours in Kamakura

    Travel like a real local. With our lineup of varied tours we want to help you customize and realize your ideal tour in Kamakura. Our guides can arrange for you to visit areas specific to your interests, so there will be no filler in the itinerary! Browse all the tours we offer in Kamakura, and find the perfect one for you. The tours come in a variety of categories and lengths, so chances are you will be able to find the tour for you. Looking for something you couldn’t find in our lineup? Go ahead and send a message to one of the guides, they will create your tour for you! Teaming up with a local guide and getting their help in planning the itinerary is the smart way to travel, so let them sort everything out for you.