The Shonan region on the coast of Sagami Bay draws visitors from Tokyo and Yokohama throughout the year. The so-called "Shonan Lifestyle" offers a languid counterpoint to the hectic life of Japan's urban centers.
A small, one track line that threads its way between houses near the beach areas, the Enoden trains line are a big draw for tourists and photographers. For visitors from crowded urban areas, the "Enoden" is a symbol the Shonan region and its laid-back life style. The line's sole tunnel is near Gokurakuji Station.