Kamakura Japan

Kamakura is one of the most cultural areas of Japan. It has so many interesting temples and shrines. Many are free, the ones that are not are only a few hundred Yen to get in. You get there directly from Tokyo station for about Y700 and it takes about an hour. You can easily spend a half to a full day visiting all the sights. They are each different enough to justify seeing them all. We only visited a few to make it a half day trip, and it was well worth it. Thie was the 4th time I've been to Kamakura.

Kamakura Daibutsu

Kamakura Daibutsu

Kamakura Kannon near Daibutsu

Kamakura Kannon

Japan's Kamakura Shrine area

Kamakura Daibutsu and Kannon

Kamakura Jizo statues

Japan's Jizo Statues Kamakura

Kamakura Jizo Statues

Japan's Kamakura Zen Gardens

Kamakura Koi fish at Kannon Shrine

Kamakura Shrine Tunnel near Daibutsu