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Sugimotodera Temple

903 Nikaido, Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture 248-0002, Japan
+81 467-22-3463
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Ranked #21 of 82 attractions in Kamakura
Type: Religious Sites
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New York City, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

If you are going to Hokikuji Temple, the top-rated site, go see this one, too. It's a short walk from Hokokuji. Long moss-covered stairs, impressive painted warriors at the entrance, and entry into the temple is permitted. I don't know why this one isn't getting a higher rating.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

This is the oldest temple in Kamakura. Enjoy the tranquility and refresh your mind. Soak your soul in the sacred air. Make sure to take a look at the statues inside of the temple that are national treasure caliber.

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