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Enoshima Island

Fujisawa, Kanagawa Prefecture 251-0001, Japan
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Ranked #1 of 23 Attractions in Fujisawa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Bodies of Water, Marinas, Beaches
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

I am surprised I haven't been here before. Just Need hour away from Tokyo, enoshima can be a 1 day getaway or clubbed together with kamakura to make it a perfect weekend trip. The odayku line dropped us right at the enterence. once we walk around and across to the other side, a boat ride took us back to the... More

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Taipei, Taiwan
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We traveled from Shinjuku on Odakyu Line and arrived at Katase Enoshima Station just over an hour. We did not purchase the "Enoshima-Kamakura Free Pass" as we figured that one day was just not enough to tour the two places. We were right. We instead purchased "eno=pass" at Fujisawa City Tourist Center (1000 yen) and spent around six hours in... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This island is connected by bridge, and many hawks flying above us. The island itself offer us many sightseeing and interesting things. For example like, flower garden, cave, temples, and beautiful view of sea from rock. I think this place is best for couple who wants to seek any place for dating. It is quite hard for old people since... More

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Riga, Latvia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
22 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

If you are in Kamakura worth taking a train rie to Enoshima and walking along the bridge to the island. We did it around the sunset time so had some beautiful pictures with sun setting over the water. Lovely place gives you an impression what japanese beach towns are like, but it is not a beach commonly used for sunbathing... More

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Tangerang, Indonesia
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16 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

I love this island! It's small but it has so many attractions. I arrived a bit late in the day so I didn't have time to go to the caves, but I did have fun in the gardens, temples, and the rocks. I stayed at the deck of the Sea Candlelight to watch the sun set. And I love the... More

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

just love it... small and compact... i love the small streets going through vaious places on the island, i love all the cats wandering around, i love all the shops and restaurants, and the scenes, the cliffs, the rocks, the little paths through the trees.... so many memorable things on this little island.... just love it...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

A short 90-minute ride will take you from Shinjuku to Enoshima. On a good day, you can see Mt Fuji!!! This is a place where you can casually, slowly spend a few hours. Walk up the hill, visit the temple and have lunch there. Then walk to the other side of the island where they have the cliff and the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Enoshima is a small offshore island, about 4 km in circumference, at the mouth of the Katase River, which flows into the Sagami Bay of Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. On the way to Enoshima on the Enoshima Electric Railway is Inamuragasaki, located 5 minutes' walk from Enoshima Electric Railway Inamuragasaki Station. From the observation deck on the cape, one can see... More

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Taipei, Taiwan
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

It's amazing for the beautiful coastal scenery. We may see Mt. Fuji so clearly in sunny days. If you know the local legend of the goddess and five-head dragon, may have more fun in your trip. The only pity thing is that the cave adventure is so emptiness.

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Malmo, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

During our stay in Tokyo, we wanted to see Mount Fuji but all the destinations like Hakone or Lake Kawaguchiko were kinda far except Kamakura, which was said to be around 1 hour away by train. Well, it took us around 1.5 hour though. There was a train from Kamakura to Enoshima but we decided to walk along the beach... More

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