Kamakura Visitor's Guide

Tourist spots

Tourist spots

Kewaizaka Kiridoshi Pass


One of the Kamakura's Seven Kiridoshi Passes . As for the origin of the name, there are various opinions that they identified to make up a head of warlords of the Taira family around here or there was a brothel in this area. At the time of Kamakura's invasion by Nitta Yoshisada the Kiridoshi became a bloody battlefield.
The ground is not very firm and it may be slippery, so, please be careful when walking around. This site is candidate to be declared world cultural heritage.


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4 Ougigayatsu, Kamakura City
A 20-minute walk from JR Kamakura station West exit

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