Visit Kamakura

With a bilingual English-speaking tour guide

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An in-depth discovery of Kamakura

A couple of miles south to Tokyo, this lovely little town is a gateway to the Pacific coast, with many and various surprises at hand.

Private Guided Tours Prices
12 years and older
From 6 to 11 years old
Touristic seasons details
Total Amount
(Total ~$194)

When saying Kamakura, what first comes to mind is the great Buddha statue, but there are many other things to discover.

The city can indeed boast numerous temples and shrines, from the most grandiose to the smallest, discreetly hidden along a forest path. With a knowledgeable guide, it is possible to enjoy Kamakura’s essentials in one day.

A dedicated guide

A guide
only for you

The tour you booked is completely private. You will not share your guide with unknown people, for more comfort and privacy.

You guide is dedicated to you or your group (couple, friends, family, etc.) and will offer suggestions during the tour according to the time of the year, the weather and your pace.

guided tour

Know Japan beyond clichés.

Discover cities under a new approach, closer to their reality; Explore places hidden to tourists, good and sometimes original picture spots; Save time thanks to the locals’ experience who know Japan like the back of their hand; Enjoy your visit without worrying about planning or how to get there.

An authentic

Step out the usual stereotyped guided tour and explore narrow streets, hidden gems, find the good restaurants that only appear on Japanese maps... Visit a Japan that no Western travel guide can describe!

Touring in the most popular places of Tokyo or Kyoto with our guides is naturally also possible.

Our Certified Tour Guides in Kamakura

The round trip transportation time from Tokyo (about 1 hour each way) is included in the total length of the tour. The guide will use the transportation time to answer your questions, give insights on Japan, and especially on Kamakura.


Low season
High season
Very high season
1 person 2 persons 3 persons 4 persons 5 to 10 pers. 11 to 20 pers.
1 day

For groups of 20 persons and more: Please contact us for a quote
Touristic seasons details

Our prices include
  • Your private custom guided tour!
  • The preparation of your tour in Kamakura by the guide, according to your preferences
  • Reservation fee (no additional administration fee or tips)
  • The guides’ personal expenses:
    • Their full transportation fees (to the meeting place and during the tour)
    • Their lunch up to ¥1,000 (~$7) per meal
    • Their admission fee up to ¥1,500 (~$10) per half a day, full day or evening
But do not include
  • Your own personal expenses (transportation, meal, admission fee, etc.)
  • Insurances you may buy

Allow about ¥2,000 to ¥3,000 (~$14 to ~$21) more for round-trip fare from Tokyo per person (free with the Japan Rail Pass).

Touristic seasons details:
  • Low season
    • from 06/01/2023 to 07/01/2023
    • from 09/03/2023 to 09/30/2023
    • from 11/20/2023 to 12/23/2023
    • from 01/08/2024 to 03/09/2024
    • from 05/28/2024 to 06/29/2024
  • High season
    • from 05/30/2023 to 05/31/2023
    • from 07/02/2023 to 07/08/2023
    • from 08/28/2023 to 09/02/2023
    • from 10/01/2023 to 10/14/2023
    • from 11/13/2023 to 11/19/2023
    • from 12/24/2023 to 01/07/2024
    • from 03/10/2024 to 03/16/2024
    • from 05/20/2024 to 05/27/2024
    • from 06/30/2024 to 07/06/2024
    • from 08/26/2024 to 09/01/2024
  • Very high season
    • from 07/09/2023 to 08/27/2023
    • from 10/15/2023 to 11/12/2023
    • from 03/17/2024 to 05/19/2024
    • from 07/07/2024 to 08/25/2024
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