Jochi-ji Temple

Cheapo Article: The Kamakura Mega Guide
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Area: Kamakura
Access: 0.5 km from Kita-Kamakura Station Yokosuka Line (JO12)
Address: 1402 Yamanouchi, Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture 247-0062 [map]
Phone: 0467-22-3943 0467-22-3943
Hours: 9am - 4.30pm
Website: http://www.city.kamakura.kanagawa.jp/kam...

Jochiji Zen Buddhist Temple is right next door and nestled in a hill-side cedar forest. Although it was badly damaged in the Great Kanto Earthquake,  you can still see the three surviving wooden statues of the Buddhas of Past, Present and Future which have been designated as important cultural assets. Follow the moss covered stairs to the beautiful bell tower and explore the grounds.

Entry: 200yen for adults and 100yen for children.

A 6-minute walk from Kita-Kamamura station.