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Exploring Nishino-Kyo, Nara

Day Trip
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There are 8 UNESCO heritages in Nara spotted sparsely in the historic regions which have full of rich tales in Nara period (from 710 to 794). Visiting 3 UNESCO heritages (3 temples) in this tour.


Nara Tour Guide - Masahisa M.
Masahisa M.
5.00 / 5
(39 reviews)
09:00 AM

Meeting Point

At your hotel lobby in Kansai district (Kansai district = City of Osaka, Kyoto and Nara)

09:00 AM

At your hotel lobby

To meet you at your hotel lobby, with Gowithguide welcome sign board your name on. Followed after brief tour orientation, we start the tour of the day

10:30 AM

Yakushi-ji Temple, started building in 680 and completed in 698

We take you to Osaka METRO station to lead Kintetsu Namba station whichever METRO station closer to your hotel. If you stay in Kyoto or Nara, we can save 30 ~ 45 min travel by train to Kintetsu Nishino-Kyo Station. 10 min walk from Nishino-Kyo station to Yakushi-Ji temple.

11:30 AM

Toshodai-ji Temple, started building in 759 and completed in 810

Toshodai-ji Temple locates 10 min walk to the north from Yakushi-ji Temple.

02:00 PM

Horyu-ji Temple, built in 607

05:00 PM

End of this day tour at your hotel in Osaka. Will arrive at your hotel by 16:30 or earlier if you stay in Nara.

Ending Point

At your hotel lobby in Kansai district (Kansai district = city of Osaka, Kyoto and Nara)

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

Included:

*Guide fee, hotel pick up fee in Kansai district (Kansai district = City of Osaka, Nara, Kyoto)

*Travel expense as required for the guide to travel with customers by means of public transportation such as train, subway, bus.

Travel expenses for the guide included herein are limited within Kansai district (Kansai district = City of Osaka, Nara, Kyoto)

*Admission fees, tickets for the guide as might be incurred at temples, shrines or the like.

*Meals, drinks or the like for the guide during the tour

*Any tax or the like as might be incurred by the guide in Japan

*Gratuity

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What‘s not included

Not included:

*Fees to cruise river or sea or the like for the guide.

*Tickets for Universal Studio Japan, museum or the like for the guide as might be required at private or public entertainment facilities.

Tour Important Information

A scenic tour exploring, touching and feeling the area in 7th to 8th Century in Japan, a birth district of Japan

* Construction of Yakushi-ji was started at the bequest of Emperor Tenmu, whose hope was to bring about the Empress’s recovery from

Illness in 680.

* Toshodai-ji Temple was founded by the Chinese monk Ganjin in 759 as a place for teaching the Ritsu sect of Buddhism.

* Horyu-ji temple, constructed in 607, is the world oldest wooden structure, by the Emperor of the time and Prince Shotoku.

- IMPORTANT -

Not suitable for tours with infants, children, wheelchairs and strollers.

Please be quiet and respectful in Temples, Shrines

Please remove hats and sunglasses in front of main sanctuary in Temples, Shrines

Please not to touch old buildings, old remains and objects

Please not to take pictures where prohibited in Temples, Shrines


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Nara Tour Reviews

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Chris A.

5 / 5
May 22, 2024

Exploring Nara, Nara Pref

Nara
8 hours

I wonderful day in Nara

Msahisa (Mike) is a true professional and a gentleman. Despite living near Nara he travelled to and from Osaka to make sure we had no issues. He gave us tremendous history and whisked us around Nara via bus and taxi to insure we maximized the experience. Plus he took many wonderful pictures of our family that will be treasured. Arigato Masahisa-San We heartliy recommend him for others!

Chris A.

Chris I’m sure you're all tired from walking through the vast Nara Park after a long flight and not being able to compensate for the time difference. Wish you continue to enjoy your journey here, and return home safely with great family memory. Thanks Masahisa

Very Knowledgeable and Kind

Mike was a great tour guide whose attention to detail and kindness really made our trip. His knowledge of Kyoto and Japan made sure we left with a lot of good information. We went to many places, and he made sure our experience was streamlined and easy to follow. Thank you so much for the awesome adventure!

Jennifer J.

Jennifer Welcome from City of Big Hearts. I'm sure you are all probably tired from walking such a long distance today without recovering from jet lag. I wish adventure in the Far East for rest of days will be a memorable one for your family. Thank again for visiting us all the way. Thanks Masahisa

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Marybeth S.

5 / 5
Apr 4, 2024

Exploring Nara, Nara Pref

Nara
8 hours

Great guide in Kyoto

Mike was our guide for 2 days in Kyoto. He met our cruise ship in Kobe on the morning of the first day and dropped us back off at the end of the 2nd day so we never felt like we wouldn’t be able to find our way. He worked with us to design the 2 days. We initially thought we’d spend the 2nd day in Nara but decided to stay in Kyoto. He was very knowledgeable and worked very hard to ensure we saw everything we wanted to. In addition to seeing many sights he explained a lot of Japanese culture and religion to us in a way that made the experience very enjoyable. We highly recommend him.

Marybeth S.

Marybeth Tight schedule as you had limited time in Kyoto. I'm sure Mark must be so tired from walking a long distance. Although Kyoto City is currently in a state of chaos by overtourism, I am glad that I was able to show you at least one that you could feel good old days of Kyoto. Thank again for visiting us from afar beautiful city and quick-stopover here. Thanks Masahisa

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