5

Kamakura and Tokyo Bay Day Trip from Tokyo with Lunch

Tokyo
9 hours 30 mins
Walking Tours
Sightseeing Tours
 5

Overview

Learn all about Japan's history on this fascinating day trip to Kamakura and Enoshima with a professional guide. You will visit temples, shrines and holy places including the Great Buddha of Kamakura. Enjoy a Japanese-style lunch and matcha (powdered green tea) later at an ancient tea room overlooking a rock garden.

Why to buy

  • Explore the highlights of the countryside surrounding Tokyo
  • Visit some sacred temples like Kotoku-in Temple and Hokoku-ji Temple
  • Sip on tea and enjoy a Japanese-style lunch

Itinerary

Wake up to a day of exploration ahead of you as you reach the Shinjuku Keio Plaza Hotel or Hamamatsucho Bus Terminal and settled down in the comfortable AC vehicle that shall take you through the scenic road south to the city of Kamakura on Sagami Bay. Once you arrive here, enter the Jomyo-ji Temple, an ancient place with a tea room that was constructed over 400 years ago and overlooking a Japanese rock garden. Here, you can immerse yourself in the tranquil atmosphere as you are served matcha (powdered green tea).

Then, visit the Hokoku-ji Temple, featuring a stunning and calming bamboo grove and known to be a part of Rizal sect’s Kencho-ji school. The tour's highlight is to go see the Great Buddha of Kamakura at Kotoku-in Temple - a magnificent bronze statue that is the national icon of the country and dates back to 1252. You can look within the hollow interior of this 43 feet monument as well.

As afternoon approaches, you shall be served a Japanese lunch at a hotel before you head to Enoshima. You shall be given about 30-45 minutes at each stop to take in everything in leisure along with getting great photos. The tour will then conclude at Shinjuku, Tokyo and you can find your own way back to your respective hotels.

Inclusions
Air-conditioned vehicle
Japanese Lunch
Local Guide
Matcha Tea
Exclusions
Hotel Transfers
Food & Beverages apart from those included
Personal Expenses

Schedule

Duration
9 hours 30 mins
Timings
Monday 7:00 AM Tuesday 7:00 AM Wednesday 7:00 AM Thursday 7:00 AM Friday 7:00 AM Saturday 7:00 AM Sunday 7:00 AM 
Language used
English, Japanese 
Type of Guide/Tour
Tour Escort
Child allowed age
0 - 11 years
Pickup point
Shinjuku Keio Plaza Hotel or Hamamatsucho Bus Terminal
Meeting point
Kamakura on Sagami Bay
End point
Shinjuku

Good to know

  • Keep in mind that the temple has many stairs and there is a fair amount of walking involved.
  • Vegetarian lunch options are available as long as you inform immediately after booking.

Additional Information

  • The timings given are an approximation and the actual time shall be confirmed upon booking.
  • Infant rates apply as long as they do not occupy a seat and no meal is provided for them.
  • The itinerary order is subject to change depending on the weather, traffic and operating hours.

Cancellation policy

  • Please refer to your booking for the cancelation policy.

Address

2 Chome-2 Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku, Tokyo 160-0023, Japan
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