We explore the three most impressive sites in historic city Kamakura. We will visit the Tsurugaoka shrine, the Bamboo temple, and the Great Buddha. Trafic fees during the tour, all entrance fees for those sites and green tea with sweets are included. We can see the traditional beautiful buildings, gardens, and statues. We can also observe local people and their customs. I will explain about it, then you can try as same as they do. While we walk the neighborhood, we talk about history, tradition, and people's lifestyles. You will understand much more Japanese culture. First, we walk to the Tsurugaoka shrine established 800 years ago. I will explain Japanese history and samurai. At the main building, you can make a greeting to the deity. I will tell you about the procedure. Let's try it the same as local people. Next, we walk to the Houkoku-Ji temple known as the Bamboo temple. You enjoy the bamboo garden and green tea with sweets. I will tell you about Zen Buddhism and Japanese culture. Finally, we go to the Great Buddha. We use local buses and trains to save time. The Buddha is a huge bronze statue. It's magnificent. And you will also understand the amazing old technology used to build the statue. We will finish the tour at the Great Buddha. If you would like, we will take a walk to the beach. Or, we will go back to Kamakura station and finish the tour there.
Il tuo host
Hi, I'm Masa. Let's explore the three most impressive sites in Samurai town! I was born and grown up in Japan. I love Kamakura. I have the National Guide Certificate. I have many experiences of guiding tourists. It is not always easy to get the history and background in sightseeing. I would like to help tourists to understand Japanese history and culture. We will visit three key spots in Kamakura. I will explain the interesting historical backgrounds and culture for a deeper understanding. I am a friendly local living with my family. While we walk the neighborhood, we can talk about not only the traditional one but also modern people's lifestyle and custom, Let's enjoy walking, exploring and talking with me! It's interesting, stimulating and fun. You will understand much more real Japan, and you can enjoy your trip much more.
Che cosa è incluso
Green tea served with sweets
Entrance fee for all temples and shrines are included.
Bus and local train fee in Kamakura are included.
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Dove ti troverai
In this experience, we will visit the best three places in Kamakura. The Tsurugaoka shrine The Bamboo Temple The Great Buddha. If we have enough time after those three, we can go to the beach or another site. While those are well-known sites, we will walk on non-touristy side streets on the way. You will understand the real Japanese life. You can understand the traditional beauty, culture, and lifestyle on this tour.
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Termini di cancellazione
È possibile cancellare e ottenere il rimborso totale di qualsiasi esperienza entro 24 ore dall'acquisto.
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Requisiti degli ospiti
Possono partecipare fino a 6 ospiti di almeno 6 anni. Inoltre, i genitori possono portare figli di età inferiore a 2 anni. This is a walking tour. While walking, we will enjoy sightseeing, talking, and taking pictures. Guests who are capable of walking…
Kid's rate: For age 6-12, I will refund ¥500 each. Please let me know in advance.
Kamakura History Walk
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