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Tokyo: Day trip to Kamakura

Tokyo: Day trip to Kamakura
Day Trips & Excursions > Day Trips > Day Trips
$116.48
Duration: 8 hours
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Description

Beautiful Kamakura is only an hour away from Tokyo by train, so why not swap city life in Tokyo for a day exploring one of Japan’s best historic sites on a personalised itinerary? Join a like-minded Local Host and let them introduce you to the natural beauty of the town, which is nestled between forests and beaches. Visit renowned Shinto shrines and temples and discover the town's stunning architecture, as well as sacred Buddhist sites such as the world famous Great Buddha statue too.

What you'll do

Escape the hustle and bustle of Tokyo for a day and join a like-minded Local Host to enjoy a day trip to one of Japan’s most beautiful historic sites; Kamakura. Your experience will be completely personalised to your wants, needs and wishes.

Appreciate the natural beauty of this area as you discover shrines and temples nestled away in the forest, or see the stunning cherry blossoms during sakura season. 

With your knowledgeable Local Host, discover the most famous attractions such as the Daibutsu, the Great Buddha and Kotokuin Temple. Thanks to your Local Host, you'll also be able to get a off the beaten path (or hiking trail!) and discovering hidden gems tucked away beyond the tourist sites and beach. 

Spend time getting to know your Local Host, who can give you recommendations for other places you may like to make trips to during your time in Japan, as well as more hidden gems they know you’ll love in Tokyo and the surrounding area.

What to expect

* Take the train from Tokyo with a local to the historic town of Kamakura
* See the most famous Buddhist sites like the Great Buddha
* Visit renowned Shinto shrines and temples
* Experience the outstanding natural beauty of the forests and ocean that surround this beach town
* Explore another part of Japan with a local  

Beautiful Kamakura is only an hour away from Tokyo by train, so why not swap city life in Tokyo for a day exploring one of Japan’s best historic sites on a personalised itinerary? Join a like-minded Local Host and let them introduce you to the natural beauty of the town, which is nestled between forests and beaches. Visit renowned Shinto shrines and temples and discover the town's stunning architecture, as well as sacred Buddhist sites such as the world famous Great Buddha statue too.