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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Kamakura

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Historical Places in Kamakura

Hase-dera Temple ©
Hase-dera Temple , Kamakura
Known for its eleven-headed statue of a bodhisattva associated with mercy, Hase-dera Temple probably dates back to the 8th century CE. Though
Tours from $38
Kōtoku-in ©
Kōtoku-in , Kamakura
Admire the monumental statue of Kōtoku-in, one of the largest Buddha figures in Japan. The towering bronze statue dates back to the 13th cent
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Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine ©
Welcoming over two million visitors during just one major holiday alone, Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine remains one of Japan's most popular rel
Tours from $25
Hokokuji Temple (Takedera Temple) ©
See the artworks and icons, and learn about the history of Hokokuji Temple (Takedera Temple), an old and impressive temple. Founded in 1334,
Tours from $42
Kencho-ji Temple
Kencho-ji Temple , Kamakura
Take in the serenity and artistry at Kencho-ji Temple, a commanding Zen Buddhist temple known for its carefully designed gardens and grand ar
Tours from $42
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