in Kamakura Shi of Kanagawa, Japan
- Fujisan, sacred place and source of artistic inspiration (Unesco heritage, 47 mi)
- Tomioka Silk Mill and Related Sites (Unesco heritage, 75 mi)
- Shrines and Temples of Nikko (Unesco heritage, 99 mi)
- Tokyo Disney Resort (amusement park, (29 mi)
- Kasai-Rinkai Aquarium (amusement park, (29 mi)
- Zushi Marina (marina, (1 mi)
- Yumenoshima Marina (marina, (28 mi)
- Yokohama Bayside Marina (marina, (7 mi)
- Nogeyama Dōbutsuen (zoo, (10 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 35.309 and 139.550 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 35° 18' 32" and E 139° 33' 0"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Yen - JPY
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 07:24 PM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Asia/Tokyo
- UTC/GMT offset: 9 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:22 am and 6:06 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -28.605 and -48.819 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Farol de Santa Marta
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 3,1 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Japan.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Japan. Last Update: 2020-04-05 07:24:15
Kamakura in Kamakura Shi (Kanagawa) with it's 166,016 citizens is a city in Japan about 27 mi (or 44 km) south of Tokyo, the country's capital city.
Local time in Kamakura is now 07:24 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Tokyo with an UTC offset of 9 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Kamakura, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Japan is Atsugi Naval Air Facility in a distance of 12 mi (or 19 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Japan is Fujisan, sacred place and source of artistic inspiration in a distance of 47 mi (or 75 km), West. We discovered 6 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Zushi, Fujisawa, Yokosuka, Chigasaki and Yokohama. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 12°C / 54 °F
|Morning Temperature||14°C / 57 °F|
|Evening Temperature||12°C / 54 °F|
|Night Temperature||11°C / 53 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1010 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Fresh Breeze with 17 km/h (10 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 49% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Monday, 6th of April 2020
14°C (58 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Tuesday, 7th of April 2020
15°C (59 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Overcast clouds, calm.
Wednesday, 8th of April 2020
17°C (62 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Kamakura Park Hotel
Hotel Mets Kamakura Ofuna
(RYOKAN) Kotsubo Kaigan Rinka
(RYOKAN) Iwamotoro Honkan
(RYOKAN) Shonan Enoshima Ebisuya
Hotel Kamakura Mori
(RYOKAN) Kaihinso Kamakura
Toyoko Inn Shonan Kamakura Fujisawa-eki Kita-guchi
Videos from this area
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横須賀線鎌倉駅 Kamakura Station on Yokosuka Line
鎌倉駅発着の「横須賀線」・「成田エクスプレス」・「湘南新宿ライン」。 "Yokosuka line" train, the "Narita Express", and "Shonan-Shinjuku Line", departing and...
Kamakura 鎌倉 (FoF45)
Day 267 in Japan: Seeing Zeniarai-benten, Hase-dera, the Kamakura Daibutsu and having sweet potato ice cream.
Springtime in Enoshima and Kamakura 江ノ島 鎌倉
Daytrip to Enoshima and Kamakura, March 28th 2015. From Shinjuku station in Tokyo we took the Odakyu Line as far as Fujisawa before hopping on the Enoden electric railway to Enoshima, Hase...
鎌倉市 ＪＲ鎌倉駅 男子トイレ JR Kamakura Station men's toilet
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鎌倉/江の島 - Kamakura Enoshima | Sony α7R (ILCE-7R) | αと旅する
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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The Kamakura shogunate was a Japanese feudal military government. The heads of government were the shoguns. The first three were members of the Minamoto clan. The next two were members of the Fujiwara clan. The last six were minor Imperial princes. These years are known as the Kamakura period. The period takes its name from the city where the Minamoto shoguns lived. After 1203, the Hōjō clan held the office of Shikken. In effect, the shikken governed in the name of the shoguns.
Wadazuka Station is a railway station on the Enoshima Electric Railway (Enoden) located in Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. It is 9.2 kilometers from the terminus of the Enoden at Fujisawa Station.
is a beach near Kamakura, a city in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. The relation between the beach and its neighboring areas is complex. Although Yuigahama is legally the entire 3.2 km beach that goes from Inamuragasaki, which separates it from Shichirigahama, to Zaimokuza's Iijima cape, which separates it from Kotsubo and the Miura Peninsula, the name is customarily used to indicate the portion west of the Namerigawa river, while the eastern half is called Zaimokuza Beach .
An'yō-in is a Jōdo shū Buddhist temple in Kamakura, Kanagawa, Japan. Famous for its azaleas, it was named after its founder's (great historical figure Hōjō Masako) posthumous name. The main object of worship is Amida Nyorai, but it also enshrines Senju Kannon, Goddess of Mercy. An’yō-in is Number three of the 33 temples of the Bandō Sanjūsankasho pilgrimage circuit.
is an area within the Kamakura, Kanagawa Pref. , in Japan that runs along the sea from Cape Iijima near Kotsubo harbor to the estuary of the Namerigawa. The relation between the beach's name and that of its neighboring areas is complex. Although Yuigahama is in fact the entire 3.2 km beach that goes from Inamuragasaki to Zaimokuza's Iijima cape, the name is usually used to indicate just its half west of the Namerigawa river, while the eastern half is called Zaimokuza Beach .
Moto Hachiman is a small but very old and historically important Shinto shrine in Kamakura, Kanagawa Pref. , Japan.
Nameri River (Kanagawa)
The Nameri River is a river that goes from the Asaina Pass in northern Kamakura, Kanagawa to the beach in Yuigahama, for a total length of about 8 km. Although Yuigahama is in fact the name of the entire 3.2 km beach that goes from Inamuragasaki to Zaimokuza's Iijima cape, the name is usually used just for its half west of the Namerigawa river's estuary, while the eastern half is called Zaimokuza Beach .
Hatakeyama Shigeyasu's grave
Hatakeyama Shigeyasu's grave was a Kamakura period warrior who fell victim of political intrigue in 1205. The grave under a tabu no ki tree near the Yuigahama end of Wakamiya Ōji Avenue in Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan and next to Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gū's first torii is traditionally supposed to be his. It is an Important Cultural Property and a famous example of hōkyōintō (a type of pagoda).
Ōmachi is a locality (a machi or chō) in Kamakura, Kanagawa prefecture, Japan, defined as the part of town south of the Ebisubashi bridge on the Namerigawa. The part of town north of the same bridge is called Komachi .
is the name of a street in Kamakura, Kanagawa, Japan, which begins at Geba Yotsukado and ends at the Nagoshi Pass. It takes its name from the district of Ōmachi, which it crosses. At the time of the shogunate it was the most important road that went from east to west. The entertainment and red-light district of the city used to be at the intersection between Komachi Ōji and Ōmachi Ōji.
Chōshō-ji is a Buddhist temple of the Nichiren Shū in Kamakura, Kanagawa, Japan. It's one of a group of three built near the site in Matsubagayatsu (Valley of Pine Needles where Nichiren, founder of the Buddhist sect that bears his name, is supposed to have had his hut. The first part of its name derives from the founder's last name, the second is an alternative reading of the characters for Nagakatsu, the founder's first name.
is a Buddhist temple of the Jōdo sect in Zaimokuza, near Kamakura, Japan, the only major one in the city to be close to the sea. Kōmyō-ji is number one among the Kantō Jūhachi Danrin, a group of 18 Jōdo temples established during the Edo period by Tokugawa Ieyasu, and dedicated to both the training of priests and scholarly research. It is also the sect's head temple for the Kantō region.
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2020 Tokyo Summer Games: Sailing - SAL08
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kamakura, كاماكورا, Горад Камакура, کاماکورا، کاناگاوا, 鎌倉市, 鎌倉, 가마쿠라 시, Камакура, Kamakura-chhī, คะมะกุระ, 镰仓市