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#1 of 103 things to do in Kamakura
This temple is most notable for its wooden statue of Kannon, the 11-headed goddess of mercy, but it... more
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This nearly 47-foot bronze statue of Amida Buddha is the second largest Buddha statue in Japan.
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The wooded hills of Kamakura contain numerous hiking trails, many of which connect the various... more
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This important shrine, dating back to 1063, is a popular site for weddings and other events during... more
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Founded in 1253 by a Chinese priest, this temple, notable for its bell (a national treasure) and Zen... more
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A large temple bell, a teahouse and a shrine that preserves a tooth of Buddha are highlights of this... more
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Legend has it that washing your money in the spring at this shrine will make it double.
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This temple once served as a shelter for abused wives, who were able to divorce their husbands by... more
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Ranked number four of the city's most powerful temples, this temple houses a wooden seated Buddha... more
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Founded by a priest famous for his garden designs, this temple is notable for its Zen rock garden... more
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  • Peaceful gardens 01/29/2013
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  • Lovely 04/11/2015
One of the oldest Nichiren sect temples in Kamakura features a huge bronze statue of Nichiren.