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Nagoe Kiridoshi Pass

Historical sites

One of the the Kamakura's 7 Kiridoshi passes. Nagoe Kiridoshi Pass was originally the border separating Kamakura on the west and Miura on the east. It was opened up as a pass to lead into Miura from Kamakura. Among the 7 Kiridoshi, it was the most important strategic military location.

Basic information


Between Omachi, Kamakura City and Kotsubo, Zushi City

By bus : From JR Kamakura Station: At Terminal No.3 take a bus bound for Nagoe, get off at Choshoji and A 7-minute walk
A 25-minute walk from JR Kamakura station east exit
Parking Not available


Nichiren Koimizu (One of Kamakura's 5 famous waters.)
At the starting point on the Kamakura side.) Mandarado Caves (historical landmark)



Kamakura city hall civic life department tourism section


18-10, Onarimachi,Kamakura-shi, Kanagawa, 248-8686, Japan

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Kamakura City Hall

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