Kamakura Station East Exit Komachi Dori (Kamakura Eki Higashiguchi / Komachi Dori)
Start here! Starting point of the trip to Kamakura
The hottest tourist point that is located in the East side of Kamakura Station. Tsuruoka Hachimangu Shrine is always crowded with tourists all year round. Restaurants great for lunch, souvenir shops and cafés are lined up in Komachi Dori Street and Wakamiya Oji Avenue.
Tsuruoka Hachimangu Shrine
Kamakura Station West Exit / Yuigahama (Kamakuraeki Nishiguchi / Yuigahama
The touristic hot-spot “Beniaraibenzaiten” is located in this area! You can also enjoy shopping on the two top major shopping streets
This is a calm residential area. There are several famous temples within walking distance of the station. There are sophisticated cafés and shops on Onari Dori Street and Yuigahama Odori Avenue, where you can enjoy window-shopping.
Zeniarai Benzaiten Ugafukujinja Shrine
Hase / Gokurakuji
Two top tourist attractions in Kamakura, using a local train going along the beach
This area has many touristic attractions, including the Great Buddha of Kamakura at Kotokuin Temple and Hasedera Temple famous for its beautiful garden all year around. There are also many beautiful hydrangea gardens that attract tourists in early Summer.