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Tenen Hiking trail

Kamakura 248-0002, Kanagawa Prefecture
+81 467-23-3000
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Good for a leisurely hike and some good views

A good hiking trail of approximately 6 km on the hills overlooking Kamakura. You can get good vies... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
Kyoto, Japan
Nice hiking trail on east side of Kamakura

Use the free map of Kamakura and signs on the street to locate the trail heads. We hiked from... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2016
Middlebury, Vermont
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

A good hiking trail of approximately 6 km on the hills overlooking Kamakura. You can get good vies of the town and especially of Mount Fuji on clear days. Most of the trail is in the forest and presents no particular difficulties, except maybe for...More

2  Thank loteoc
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Use the free map of Kamakura and signs on the street to locate the trail heads. We hiked from Zuisenji to Kamakura-gu in a little over an hour. There are bathrooms mid way along the trail and (surprise) a large golf course and clubhouse complex....More

Thank Bikers_Mom
Reviewed 17 July 2016

This is a really beautiful trail around the north of Kamakura. I started at Zuisen-ji and ended up on the hill above Kencho-ji with the most amazing views over the city. The trail is mostly well signposted but I got a bit lost in the...More

Thank Dave_Cowley_Road
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Loved this walk around Kamakura, I started from at Kita-Kamakura Kenchoji and went to Kamakura, I did a few side tracks so I ended up hiking for 4-5 hours. It is clearly signposted and a great way to get some excerise as well as seeing...More

Thank Temma C
Reviewed 10 May 2016

A great little trail (I would call it more a walking path) in Kamakura. It's very pretty in spring time, and the trail is well marked. It seems very popular with elderly and families with young kids. The trail itself is super easy, and can...More

1  Thank IRoseA
Reviewed 9 April 2016

From trail head to trail end, I think this path is less than 5 Km. Add to that walking from Kita Kamakura station and down to the bus stop after descending from the trail at Zuisenjil. The trail starts at Hansobo, above Kenchoji (where you...More

1  Thank hashihime
Reviewed 21 December 2015

We started from Kenchoji Temple, a 15-minute from Kita-Kamakura Station, towards Zuisenji then past Tsurugaoka Hachimangu to Kamakura Station. The whole walk took around 2 hours. The trail of rocks and branches is not too difficult, some uphill but not too bad. It's pretty well...More

Thank redeyeblues
Reviewed 30 January 2015

Views over the historic town centre, also out to sea and glimpses of Fuji. Cool and peaceful on a hot summer day, and several bits and pieces of history along the way (various passes, temples etc). You can do as much as you want, there...More

Thank jdajch
Reviewed 11 January 2015

Ten-en hiking course (If you look up Kamakura Hiking Trails on Google, it may be listed as the Northern trail) It's pronounced Ten En, not Te-nen. This is a 6 km course, approx 2 hours if you take the bus for the final stretch, or...More

13  Thank mari w
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