Buddha, Temple And Train Private Tour
Buddha, Temple and Train Private Tour
A vivid history of Kamakura's Samurai rulers is presented by a professional guide as he transports you (in private accommodations) to the venerable Kenchoji Temple. See the remarkable 'Great Buddha' monument. Afterward, you'll be escorted for a unique ride on the Enoden train for an up-close journey of the town's sights. This private Tokyo tour is the perfect way to cherish a rich historical heritage for a low price.
The 12th century capital of Japan, Kamakura was the originating location of the legendary Samurai Warrior. Your journey through this picturesque coastal town begins at the famed Kenchoji Temple.
Erected 800 years ago, this Rinzai Zen Buddhist temple is the oldest Zen training monastery in Japan. Witness monks and nuns sing intoxicating mantras before you stroll through elaborate gardens.
Following that tranquil setting, your private guide will escort you to the Enoden train for a magical ride through this carefully curated town. Looping 6.2 miles, the electric train brings you to the spectacular Kotoku-in Temple.
Here, you'll see the gigantic bronze statue of Amitabha Buddha located outside of the Kotoku-in Temple. Resting at over 43 feet, you'll marvel at how this iconic statue survived multiple earthquake and two tsunamis.
This refined adventure through historic Kamakura delivers the private transportation and attention necessary to truly appreciate the monumental setting. Book this Yokohoma tour now for a memorable experience at a low price.
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