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Sep 2, 2018
“Small temple”
Jul 9, 2017
“Worth a stop if you are seeing a lot of temples in the city”
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3-6-7 Gokurakuji, Kamakura 248-0023, Kanagawa Prefecture
+81 467-22-3402
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Reviewed September 2, 2018

Maybe need to come at the correct time of the year to catch the flowers. Else it's just another temple.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank justgoanywhere
Reviewed July 9, 2017

Easy to get to it's on the train line small well kept and if you are not tempted out a good place to visit. It's hard to stack up to the others in this fantastic city

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed June 17, 2017

Thatched roofs, a compound consisting of hospital, cemetery, and a delightful carved statue with the three monkeys (see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil) fashioned after originals at Nikko.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Cal_Travel_Lover
Reviewed September 13, 2016

Gokuraku (literally meaning paradise) temple is a quaint and cozy little temple next to the Enoden station of the same name. One of my favourite temples in Kamakura, as it has a peaceful and serene air to it, noticeable as soon as you step through...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Bruno M
Reviewed May 23, 2015

Two minutes’ walk from he Gokurakuji Station of the Enoden Line. Don’t forget the small station. It is a wooden building with a 110 years’ history. The temple was founded in 13 century. Once it was a large temple complexes. Nowadays, it is a little...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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