Haiku by Takahama Kyoshi and Tanka by Yosano Akiko Why not stroll Yuigahama and Hase with the works of these poets?
Kita-Kamakura is home to many temples, including buildings that are National Treasures or Important Cultural Properties.These temples are also famous for their flowers and autumn foliage. They are great places to enjoy a combination of brilliant architecture and beautiful nature.
Kamakura is described in many literary works, from the classics to contemporary literature. This course introduces our literary heritage on a stroll from Kita-Kamakura to the Kamakura Station area.
Enjoy a taste of medieval Japan as you explore the history of Hase and Gokurakuji.
There are museums near Kamakura Station, where you can experience traditional Kamakura and enjoy a taste of Kamakura’s traditional culture.
The temples in Kita-Kamakura are treasure houses of rare cultural properties. Touring them while imagining how people lived back in those days—doesn’t that sound fascinating?