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" KAMAKURA "
Access: Take the Yokosuka line from Tokyo or Shinagawa, getting off at either Kamakura or Kita Kamakura station. If time permits, make a side trip to Enoshima via the Enoden line, then return to Shinjuku by way of the Odakyu.
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HISTORY

Kamakura was once the political and cultural capital of the Shogunate, from 1192 to 1333. It boasts a heritage comparable with that of Kyoto and Nara. You can experience the charm of many ancient temples and shrines, including the famous Great Buddha statue. It can be reached by train in 30min. from Yokohama.
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