Historic Kamakura: Temples, Shrines and Street Food Private Walking Tour

Enjoy a fun and relaxing tour of historic Kamakura on this 6 hour tour with a knowledgeable guide.

Visit fascinating temples and shrines and learn about Kamakura’s history.

Experience Japanese tea in a teahouse located in a peaceful bamboo grove.

Enjoy scenic views and historic architecture.

Take a stroll through Kamakura’s Komachi dori and try an array of delicious local food and drink.

Food and drink is included on the tour.
* Duration: 6 hours
* Starts: Kamakura, Japan
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Historical & Heritage Tours




Enjoy a fun and relaxing tour of historic Kamakura on this 6 hour tour with a knowledgeable guide.

Visit fascinating temples and shrines and learn about Kamakura’s history.

Experience Japanese tea in a teahouse located in a peaceful bamboo grove.

Enjoy scenic views and historic architecture.

Take a stroll through Kamakura’s Komachi dori and try an array of delicious local food and drink.

Food and drink is included on the tour.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Engakuji, 409 Yamanouchi, Kamakura, Kanagawa 247-0062, Japan

Explore Engakuji Temple complex including the Busudan hall which house a wooden statue of Buddha. Climb the slopes behind the temple for fantastic views and to see the many tengu statues.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine, 2-1-31 Yukinoshita, Kamakura 248-0005 Kanagawa Prefecture

Experience Kamakura’s most important Shinto Shrine. See the main hall, tori gates and the small museum of treasures

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Kamakura Komachidori, Komachi, Kamakura 248-0006 Kanagawa Prefecture

The famous Komachi dori is lined with delicious eateries and stalls selling a huge array of sweet and savoury delights. Enjoy a lunch of sampling a variety of delicious street food. Try local delicacies such as ‘shirasu’ (white bait) a long with dumplings, macha ice cream, chicken etc.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Hokokuji Temple (Takedera Temple), 2-7-4 Jomyoji, Kamakura 248-0003 Kanagawa Prefecture

Visit Hokokuji, known as the bamboo temple, and relax in the cool bamboo grove. Enjoy a traditional cup of green tea at the tea house nestled among the bamboo.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Daibutsukiritoshi, Fueda,Tokiwa, Kamakura Kanagawa Prefecture

See the Great Buddha of Kamakura, Japan’s second largest bronze buddha.

Duration: 30 minutes