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Kamakura Hiking Trails, Kamakura

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Hiking Trail Nature / Park
Scenic wooded paths take you through a number of picturesque temples and shrines at Kamakura Hiking Trails. Stretching between Sagami Bay and the surrounding hills, the trails serve as popular moderate trekking routes for those who want to enjoy nature and culture. Featuring three major routes, the trails offer shaded walks in the western, northern, and eastern hills, each packed with religious sites steeped in history, including a famous statue of Great Buddha. The starting point for the most frequently trodden path sits within walking distance of Kamakura Station, with a handful of convenience stores along the trails. Make Kamakura Hiking Trails a centerpiece of your Kamakura vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Kamakura itinerary planner.
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  • This is a muddy walk but was a delightful up and down stroll from temple to temple. Take all day. I did it from the Great Buddha to Kita-Kamakura in half a day, but I wish I had had more time. I think...  more »
  • It was a nice trail. Time to time overlooking the dwellings (town) below. There are places to climb and sometimes it could be difficult to people who are not used to rough terrain. But not difficult t...  more »
  • Not very challenging, I was expecting them to be much longer, I saw all sorts of ages along the way. Many other walkers on the route and many temples to see. No need for hiking boots, trainers are fin...  more »