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Kamakura Hiking Trails, Kamakura
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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 sometimes referred to as Kamakura Alps. Of course, with sneakers or hiking shoes. A well maintained road, so reach also the roots of the tree, so carefully. Also along the way, sea area, sea and mountain meet it walking, guests can enjoy both course was.
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  • Depart from the Kita-Kamakura station, explore the enkakuji Temple, Temple. From the later won ji Temple climbed kuzuhara Hill hiking trail. -Benten, Buddha hiking trails to walk, down to the Kamakura great Buddha, Temple, river-course to hase station. Rich nature and was a typical historic trails. This is the advice from jochi-ji Temple to the tale of mountain hiking. Jochi-JI exit, walk to the right and go to Genji. About a 30-minute climb up and the down. It is recommended it is bad they wont wear sneakers or worn. Nature was even felt the negative ions very beautiful way.
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  • 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 »