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Nice place to cool down on a hot day!

There are actually 2 caves and both are not that big. For me the highlight of the caves were... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Chia2005
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Huntington Beach, California
Lovely view outside the caves

The caves themselves were interesting and appreciating them comes from understanding its history... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
shaiannosaurus
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Singapore, Singapore
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2 Enoshima, Fujisawa 251-0036, Kanagawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 6 days ago

There are actually 2 caves and both are not that big. For me the highlight of the caves were already in the beginning, first of all getting here, the views were nice, and once you get in, they hand out candles so you can navigate...More

Thank Chia2005
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Compared to other caves I have seen, these are quite basic. Many of the statues and relics were brought in. What is most enjoyable is the path down by the water that you walk on to reach the caves. If you have access to these...More

1  Thank Claudetteth
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

The caves themselves were interesting and appreciating them comes from understanding its history. You're given a small candle to navigate the darker portions of the cave and the gentle dripping sound of the water along the walls made for an extra visceral experience. As for...More

Thank shaiannosaurus
Reviewed 25 May 2017

1000 yen gets you into two caves. You walk back and you are given a candle to help guide you to the graves of the founders. you walk out into a small opening and can look at the sea. the second cave is the cave...More

2  Thank Ashlyn W
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The view outside of the caves is amazing and free. The caves themselves are underwhelming and not really worth the 500 yen in my opinion. but support the cause and help them maintain the awesome walkways outside the caves that give you an amazing view...More

Thank Jacky C
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I guess you need certain understanding of the history and the meaning of the place. The cave is created by the great nature. It's believed to be connected to Mt. Fuji. This is the origin of the Enoshima shrine. With the understanding, you can enjoy...More

2  Thank W7927SH_
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

I really loved visiting Enoshima caves. There are two natural caves which were historically turned into shrines. The caves today have statues and relics from those shrines. You don't need to leave much time to view the caves but they are definitely worth seeing!

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 20 November 2016

I was SO excited to see the caves when my boyfriend and I spent the day in Enoshima. However, when I realized that they were artificial, I was so disappointed. Also, the insides aren't particularly interesting and it was very crowded. Not worth it. This...More

Thank usnwalker
Reviewed 16 August 2016

I was initially hesitant to visit this attraction, due the warning of steep stairs in the brochure that came with my Eno-Pass (which I purchased for the use of the escalators early on). However, I decide to do the caves first before visiting the Samuel...More

2  Thank Khyron82
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Summer in Japan is hot! Very, very hot, especially on an island south of Tokyo. Enoshima is an amazing island and the caves are very special. Legend saus that Beni tamed a dragon in these caves. The caves are lined with ancient little shrines and...More

1  Thank Natalie P
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