Kamakura Visitor's Guide

Tourist spots

Tourist spots

Kiridoshi Pass

Kiridoshi is man-made passageways for defensive purpose. In Kamakura period there were seven kiridoshi passes all leading to Kamakura, which are Asaena, Kamegai, Kewaizaka, Gokurakuji, Kobukurozaka, Daibutsu and Nagoe Kiridoshi passes. Some of them still remain today.

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