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Full-Day Private Guided Tour to Kashihara

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Kashihara-jingu shrine shows us the long History of Japan from 660BC to 1889. After visiting proto-Japan and Meiji in Kashihara-jingu, we can go to Imai-cho, Japanese traditional town. When we visit Kashihara, we can know more about Japanese History, while having fun and great time.

Nara Tour Guide - Mouloud H.
Mouloud H.
4.73 / 5
(11 reviews)
09:00 AM

Meeting Point

Gare Kashiharajingu-Mae

09:30 AM

Kashihara-jingu shinto shrine

Kashihara-jingu is built where were held Emperor Jinmu's first government of Imperial Japan (660 to 585 BC), in Kashihara, Prefecture of Nara and old Province of Yamato, where turning capitals of Japan were located.

11:00 AM

Mausoleum of Emperor Jinmu

A 20 minute walk from Kashihara-jingu, we have the mausoleum of Emperor Jinmu, with many gates and a central mount where the emperor is resting. We can stand behind the main gate to greet him.

01:00 PM

Imai-cho, Japanese traditional town

After visiting Japanese protohistory then Meiji in Kashihara-jingu, we go to Imai-cho, Japanese traditional town from Edo period.

01:30 PM

Hanairaka Information Center

Arrived to Imai-cho, we can visit Hanairaka information center with it half-western and half-japanese architecture. We will have more information about the town Imai-cho.

02:30 PM

Shonen-ji temple

The town was first a temple town built between 1532 and 1555 during the Warring States Period. Shonen-ji (Hongan-ji), old town master, is based in its center and we can visit it.

03:30 PM

Japanese traditional houses

Some of the houses are open, as Yometani residence, Imai-Machiyakan and Kawai residence. We can visit them and we can even go upstairs in Imai-Machiyakan and see what was like a bedroom from Edo Period. It is a rare and interesting experience!

Ending Point

Gare Yaginishiguchi

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What‘s not included

Lunch

Tour Important Information

Kashihara-jingu shrine is quite new (1889) and was built during Meiji imperial restauration. The emperor wanted his power to be reaffirmed and so built this shrine, even giving some buildings from Kyoto imperial palace, in the very place where were held the first imperial government (660 BC). Emperor Jinmu is enshrined in this place.

After visiting Kashihara-jingu, we go to Imai-cho, Japanese traditionnal city. At first, temple town, it became a trade city during Edo period. Its architecture did not change and now, we still can visit this town as it was during Edo.

Visiting Kashihara, we can know more about Japanese History while having a great time outside.

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Nara Tour Reviews

Had a great time with Mouloud guiding us.

Mouloud does not just guide us, he tells us the historical background of Mt Yoshino and how some of the Japanese culture and history relates to the mountain, temples and shrines. It was educational. Mouloud was also patience with us as we have a member of the group who couldn’t move as fast as the others. Overall, it was a good day trip. Tiring but enjoyable. Thanks Mouloud. TC

Tao chih L.

Thank you TC for booking my tour and for your great review! I am glad you liked the tour even if it was tiring. I hope to see you again!

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Alexander R.

5 / 5
Jan 4, 2024

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I had an excellent half day tour with Mouloud in Nara. We visit many places including Kasuga Taisha Shrine, Todaiji, Bald Mountain and the Nara park. I learned a lot from Mouloud's explanation about the above places and they made me appreciate Nara more. I especially remember his guidance on how to feed Nara's deer. Thank you so much for making my trip to Nara enjoyable and I'd definitely recommend him as a guide to everyone who wants to visit Nara.

Alexander R.

Thank you Alex for your booking and for this kind review. I am glad you appreciated the tour and I hope to see you again!

Excellent guide

Mouloud did a great job I strongly recommend him

Bernard F.

Thank you Bernard for your booking and for your kind review. I am glad you are satisfied!

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