Kamakura Visitor's Guide

Tourist spots

Tourist spots

Remains of Hokkedo Temple

Hokkedo Buddha Hall Site (Tombs of Minamoto no Yoritomo and Hojo Yoshitoki)
The Hokkedo Buddha Hall was held for Yoritomo, the founder of Kamakura's Shogunate, and Yoshitoki, who laid the cornerstone for the development of the Samurai government. On the site of Yoritomo's Hokkedo Buddha Hall is a stone pagoda which holds Yoritomo's tomb and Yoshitoki's remains have been confirmed at the excavation findings.

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2 Nishimikado, Kamakura City
0467-61-3857(Department of Cultural Assets)
Tombs of Minamoto no Yoritomo and Hojo Yoshitoki
A 20-minute walk from JR Kamakura Station's east exit
From JR Kamakura Station: At terminal No.. 4 or 5 bound for Hachimangu and Jomyoji,get off at Wakaremichi and A 3-minute walk.

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