Ranked fifth among Kamakura’s famous five temples, it was founded in 1188 by Taiko Gyoyu under the sponsorship of Ashikaga Yoshikane. The massive roof over its main sanctuary creates a dignified atmosphere.
Address: 8-31 Jomyoji 3-chome Kamakura
・How to get there
By Walk: 25 minutes from Kamakura station.
By Bus: Take [鎌23,24,36] bus at Kamakura station bus terminal and leave the bus at Jomyoji(浄明寺).
You can get to Hokokuji about 3 minutes on foot from this bus stop.
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