Ofuna-Kannon-jiOFUNAKANNONJI

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Temple Access

ACCESS

Address
1-5-3 Okamoto, Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture
(5–10 min. on foot from the west exit of JR Ofuna Stn. No parking lot available; we recommend coming by train.)

trainBy Train (Ofuna Station)

By Train (Ofuna Station)

From Kamakura Stn. on the JR Yokosuka Line
Approx.
7 min.
From Yokohama Station on the JR Tokaido Main Line
Approx.
15 min.
From Yokosuka Station on the JR Yokosuka Line
Approx.
30 min.
45 min. (50.3 km) from Shinjuku Stn.

From Enoshima (Shonan-Enoshima Station) on the Shonan Monorail
Approx.
14 min.
From Yokohama Stadium (JR Kannai Station) on the JR Keihin-Tohoku Line
Approx.
25 min.
From Narita International Airport on the JR Narita Line and JR Tokaido Main Line
Approx.
110 min.

Walking Directions from Ofuna Station

Exit Ofuna Station via the west exit. After descending the stairs, you will see several vending machines; with these on your left-hand side, continue straight ahead. Exit Ofuna Station via the west exit. After descending the stairs, you will see several vending machines; with these on your left-hand side, continue straight ahead.
After a short distance you will see a river and a bridge to your right; turn right and cross the bridge. After a short distance you will see a river and a bridge to your right; turn right and cross the bridge.
When you reach the crosswalk at the end of the bridge (at a T intersection), continue straight and cross the road, When you reach the crosswalk at the end of the bridge (at a T intersection), continue straight and cross the road,
then turn right. then turn right.
Directly in front of you will be a sign in Japanese reading 大船観音入口 (Entrance to Ofuna Kannon). Directly in front of you will be a sign in Japanese reading 大船観音入口 (Entrance to Ofuna Kannon).
Turn left at the sign to enter a narrow side street Turn left at the sign to enter a narrow side street
and continue straight until you see another sign for the Ofuna Kannon. and continue straight until you see another sign for the Ofuna Kannon.
As indicated by the sign, turn left, after which you will immediately find yourself at the entrance to the temple approach path. As indicated by the sign, turn left, after which you will immediately find yourself at the entrance to the temple approach path.
Continue along the uphill path Continue along the uphill path
until you reach the Sanmon Gate at the top. until you reach the Sanmon Gate at the top.
Pay the entrance fee here to enter the temple grounds. Pay the entrance fee here to enter the temple grounds.
Adults: ¥300 (high school age or older)
Children: ¥100 (elementary or junior high school age; younger children enter for free)
Group Rate: ¥200 per person (groups of 20 or more)
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