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Kamakura Rickshaw Tour

Highlights
  • Explore the ancient city of Kamakura aboard a rickshaw
  • Admire the traditional temples, shrines, gardens, and architecture of an 800-year-old city
  • Visit Kamakura landmarks like Jufukuji Temple, the Great Buddha statue, and Myohonji Temple
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Kamakura Rickshaw Tour
From US$40.80
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1-Hour TourMost Popular
From the centrally located torii through charming, traditional streets, temples, lavish green bamboo forest, finishing at the grand Tsuruoka Hachimangu Shrine, overlooking the old warrior town.
From US$79.33
45-minute Tour
From the centrally located red torii through charming streets, traditional buildings, temples and bamboo forest, finishing at the grand Tsuruoka Hachimangu Shrine, overlooking the old warrior town.
From US$61.20
2-Hour Tour
From the centrally located red Torii through old charming streets, visiting serenely located temples, bamboo forest and entering the shrine for the Goddess of wealth, located inside a mountain.
From US$147.32
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Overview
Take a laid-back journey through the city of Kamakura during this flexible-length adventure aboard a Japanese-style rickshaw. Choose between different tour length options as you roll past numerous attractions like the Great Buddha, Myohonji Temple, Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine, and much more, in this 800-year-old city.
What to Expect
Pick a tour length that suits your schedule and then meet your rickshaw driver-guide at the JR Kamakura station’s east exit. Your exact itinerary will depend on whether you’ve selected a 30-minute, 45-minute, one-hour, two-hour excursion.

Though each trip is customizable based on your interests, you’re likely to get a taste for the charming atmosphere of this 800-year-old Japanese city, passing by its traditional temples and shrines, passing by ancient structures, and getting a glimpse of peaceful gardens. Among the sights you might encounter during your ride are Jufukuji Temple, the Great Buddha statue, Myohonji Temple, Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine, the Zeniari Benzaiten shrine, and much more.

For a full run-down of potential trip itineraries, please review the details below.
Reviews (33)
1 - 5 of 31 reviews
Reviewed 27 June 2018
Great experience

A couple weeks ago, I had the chance to go to Japan and as part of the tour I was on, we rode in a rickshaw. All of the drivers were really friendly and knowledgeable, and they all spoke some degree of English. They take...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Christine H
Take0409, 社員 at Ebisuya Kamakura, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Dear Guest. Thank you for your comment. It seems that we enjoyed a rickshaw ride and we are also happy. When you come to Japan again, please come and visit Kamakura. Thank you very much for using Ebisuya rickshaw.

Reviewed 27 May 2018
Wonderful experience and wonderful drivers

A couple weeks ago I had the chance to experience a rickshaw tour. I have travelled in Japan and saw them but never had enough interest to go, but I wish I had done this sooner! the drivers of are extremely friendly and knowledgable about...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Amanda B
Take0409, 社員 at Ebisuya Kamakura, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you your kind comments! It was nice to meet you . Happy to hear you enjoyed the ride. Satoshi hope you will come back to visit Kamakura again. We hope to see you again. Thank you very much. Ebisuya Kamakura Rickshaw

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Fun rickshaw ride!

One of the planned activities on our 10 Day Classic Japan Tour with Super Values Tour Company was this rickshaw ride. It was perfect. Not too long or short. It was about 15 minutes long. Our rickshaw driver, Noel, was great. He stopped at various...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank RHG62
Take0409, other at Ebisuya Kamakura, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Dear Guest Thank you very much for taking our Ebisuya Rickshaw , and thank you very much for reviewing to our staff. Noel is a staff living in Kamakura. There are several staffs who can speak English well like him. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 20 October 2017
Very informative and amusing

The driver was a very nice guy, and gave us good historical informations about the city and even gave us some advices of good places to eat.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Yuji S
Take0409, other at Ebisuya Kamakura, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you your kind comments! It was nice to meet you . Happy to hear you enjoyed the ride. We hope you will come back to visit Kamakura again. We hope to see you again. Thank you very much. Ebisuya Kamakura Rickshaw

Reviewed 24 August 2017
an informative and nice way to explore kamakura

Me and my friend had a great time during our rickshaw tour through Kamakura. Kenjiro, our guide was a really friendly and nice guy and told us many interesting things about each sightseeing spot, such as "the gate of 2 gods" or the red bridge....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank carlsR2935SB
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