Let's visit KAMAKURA's must-see places!

Reiko I.

4.79
(14) reviews
Kanagawa
English
5 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 5 people

Visit Great Buddha, Hase Temple famous for Eleven-headed deity of mercy ,

and Tsurugaoka Hachiman shrine. If time allows, visit one more place, Kenchou-ji or Engaku-ji temple.

Itinerary

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Meeting Point

At the East exit of Kamakura Station

Great Buddha, Hase Kannon Temple, Tsurugaoka Hachiman Shrine.

Ending Point

At Kamakura Station

What to Expect

If you stay in Tokyo, not far from it, there is an ancient capital of Japan, "KAMAKURA" ,which prospered from the end of the 12th century and lasted

150 years. During this period, Buddhism flourished and many temples were

built in KAMAKURA. We'll visit Great Buddha, Hase Kannnon in golden color and Tsurugaoka Hachiman Shrine which was the gurardian diety of

the 1st Shogun's Family and his men. If time allows and you'll still have the

energy to walk, visit one more place, Kenchou-ji Temple or Engaku-ji Temple,

both are headquarters of Zen sects having architectual beauty.

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee

What‘s not included

Transportation fee in Kamakura ( you and guide), lunch, your entrance fee

Important Information

Although we use some public transportation in the city of Kamakura, this is mainly a walking tour. So, please wear a light fit and comfortable shoes and just in case bring an umbrella.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is the transportation fee in Kamakura?

About 600 yen per person.

How much is the entrance fee?

About 800 yen in total per person.

Reviews

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Taro Y.

Nov 26, 2018

Great historical tour of Kamakura!

We had a wonderful time with Reiko on our tour of Kamakura! She was very accommodating, very patient, and very knowledgeable about the history of Kamakura. Thank you for a great tour!

Reiko I.

Hi Taro-san Thank you very much for a nice review. I'm gald to hear you enjoyed my tour. It was a lot of fun for me to talk with young people like you. You and your friends are very cheerful and courteous to me. Please enjoy your stay in Kochi. Reiko

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Vlad A.

Nov 18, 2018

Tokyo and Nikko

I contacted Reiko for 2 tours in Tokyo and Nikko for a small group of travellers. The services provided were excellent and Reiko is a very knowledgeable and friendly person.She was very caring with the group. I recomend her if you want to learn more about Japan, especially Tokyo and Nikko. Thank you!

Reiko I.

Hi Sorina Thank you for a nice review! I'm glad to know you enjoyed the tour very much. How were Takayama, Kyoto and other places? I hope you've had a good memory of Japan. It was my first time to have guests from Romania. You are very cheerful and gentle. I'm expecting more Romanians to come to Japan. Take care! Reiko

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Olga K.

Nov 9, 2018

Learned and tried many interesting things

I spent with Reiko the whole day. Was very satisfied by her insights and willingness to answer questions not only about the city but about daily life as well.

Reiko I.

Dear Olga Thank you for sending me an excellent review.I’m glad to hear you’ve enjoyed the tour. Sorry for not having visited all the spots on the itinerary. I hope your daughter-in- low will have a safe birth and you will be a grandma. Regards. Reiko

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Lesley T.

Oct 21, 2018

It was like we were traveling with a knowledgeable family member

We had an incredibly positive experience touring with Reiko. She absolutely showed us everything we could fit in for the two days we spent with her. She was patient with us, our four-year-old daughter who only wanted to hold her hand, and with our many, many questions. She went above and beyond to ensure that not only the two days we spent with her were great but helped us navigate Tokyo and make recommendations for the other days of our trip! Traveling with Reiko felt more like we were traveling with family that was local to Tokyo instead of a brief guide! She helped us create memories we will never forget and really hope we get to see her again some day!

Reiko I.

Hi Lesley Thank you very much for giving me an excellent review. And sorry for being late to reply you. I had work and came home late. I'm very glad to hear you've enjoyed my tour very much. I don't have a grandchild of my own yet, so it was a lot of fun holding hands with a little child. I want to see Evelyn when she grows up.I'm looking forward to seeing you again. Pray for the health of everyone in your family. Reiko

$138/ per group