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Rambling country ryokan (traditional Japanese inns), laid-back surf beaches, pristine lakes and cedar-lined trails are some of the delights in store, as well as the symbol of Japan itself, mighty Mt Fuji. There's history here too, including a medieval capital and ports that were among the first to open to the West.

Getting around is a relative breeze, with ferries and flights providing easy access to the volcanic Izu Islands. But if you're really looking to get away, then set sail for the World Heritage–listed Ogasawara Archipelago, a natural sanctuary 1000km south of Tokyo where you can spot whales and swim with dolphins.

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$86.01 Cultural & Theme Tours

Half-Day Kamakura Walking Tour with Kotokuin (Great Buddha)

Greet your guide at JR Kita-Kamakura station at 9am, when you'll begin your walking tour of Kamakura. While learning about the religious of one of Japan's most significant religious centers, you'll see the following highlights:・Tokei-ji Temple・Jochi-ji Temple ・Genji-yama Park ・Zeniarai benzai-ten Ugafuku Shrine & to experience‘Zeniarai’(Washing money) ・Sasuke inari Shrine・Take a rest at Café Terrace ITSUKI GARDEN・Kotokuin (Great Buddha of Kamakura) ・Hase-dera TempleYour tour concludes at your original departure point after five hours of exploration. 

$48.17 Transfers & Ground Transport

Yokohama Port to Tokyo Hotels Private Transfer 24-Hour Service

After your arrival at Osanbashi International Passenger Terminal, your private driver will be waiting for you and holding a sign with your name. Follow your driver to a comfortable private vehicle and relax as you are transferred to Tokyo, located approximately 15 miles (24 km) northwest of the Yokohama port.When making a booking, you are required to provide your cruise ship details as well as your Tokyo hotel details: Name of arrival ship Cruise ship arrival time Drop-off hotel name and address Though drivers will be briefed on your pickup point, we cannot guarantee an English-speaking driver. Local operators can provide an English-speaking assistant upon request for a fee of JPY 6,000.Your transfer will be confirmed instantaneously when booked 15 days prior to your travel date and you will be provided with a travel voucher to present to the driver. It's that easy!Price is per person, based on 8 adults per car/vehicle.

$50 Cultural & Theme Tours

Kamakura local student private customized full day tour!

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Hokokuji Temple (Takedera Temple), Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture, KantoThis tour is private customized tour in Kamakura. Kamakura school students will take you to local places or highlights based on your request. Here is sample itinerary.You will meet local student guides at Kamakura station. And move to Hokokuji zen temple, you could feel beautiful scenery with bamboo forest and try Matcha there. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine, Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture, KantoAfter that you go back to Tsurugaoka Hachimangu shrine from 12th century. Then we walk Komachi street and try snacks and back to Kamakura station.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Kotoku-in (Great Buddha of Kamakura), Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture, KantoThen you could visit Kotokuin temple , famous for big great buddha(Daibutsu). You may be surprised about the size!! All tours are customized tour, so please feel free to let us know your preference!! Duration: 1 hour

$41.29 Private & Custom Tours

Kamakura Rickshaw Tour

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Kamakura Komachidori, Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture, KantoLocations covered during the tour depend on the tour option selected. Please refer to section with the tour description for more details.

$275 Cultural & Theme Tours

Narita 4 hours private walking tour for transit and layover customers

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Narita Airport Transport, Narita, Chiba Prefecture, KantoYou could enjoy your layover or transit time in Narita airport efficiently with our friendly local guide!!  At first we meet at arrival gate and start the tour. Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Naritasan Omote Sando, Narita, Chiba Prefecture, KantoThen move to Narita Omotesando street. At there we could enjoy watching many varieties of food stalls and traditional shops. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Naritasan Shinsho-ji Temple, Narita, Chiba Prefecture, KantoThen we visit big Naritasan Shinshoji temple which is traditional and powerful temple over 1,000 years. For Japanese new year, about 10 million people visit and pray at the temple. This tour is private tour, so you could change your itinerary based on your request. Alternative sights are as follows. -Narita market (Only AM except on Wed and Sun are available.) -Sawara area (Traditional river front district. It takes about 60 min from Narita airport) -Japanese local shopping mall (AEON) -Traditional activities at Naritasan Shinshoji temple.(Japanese calligraphy experience.2,000 yen each)  We will customize your trip, so please feel free to let us know your preference.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

$300 Private & Custom Tours

Private Kamakura Walking Tour

Meet your guide at the JR Kamakura Station (approx. 1 hour from Tokyo downtown area by train) and start exploring Kamakura, one of the most popular cities where people visit for a day trip from Tokyo. First stop by the Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine that is located in the center of Kamakura city and a perfect spot for you to take a beautiful photo. A lot of local Japanese people also come here to pray for the fortune.Then visit Komachi Dori, a popular street with many shops and food stands, the Hase Temple and Kotokuin Temple area. You will see Daibutsu (the "Big Buddha") that is built in the middle of 13th century. It is the 2nd biggest Buddha in Japan next to the one in Nara. Your guide might be able to visit one more sightseeing spot depending on the weather and season. While walking with your friendly guide, you will also learn about Japanese culture and history. Be ready to be refreshed by the unique atmosphere of Kamakura!