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Let's feel ancient Japanese culture at Nara.


Licensed Guide

8 Hours
up to 5 people
English ( Business )
Private tour (only you and your guide)
Walking / Public Transportation Tour
( Contact guide for other options )

To compare with kyoto, scale of Nara is much smaller and period of capital was almost one tenth.But Nara is older than Kyoto.So you can feel ancient culture of Japan in very small limited space very efficietly.


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  • After we take off the train at local staion we first visit Kofukuji temple.The temple built by famous aristocrat family,Fujiwara is famous for five stories Pagoda which is 2nd highest in Japan after that in Toji temple in Kyoto.

  • Then we are moving Todaiji temple where you can see Great Buddha,symbol of Nara and the Great Buddha hall,the largest wooden archtecture in the world.

  • Next visit is Kasuga Shrine which was also found by Fujiwara family to worship dieties to expect their guards.

  • Finally we are going to Nara Machi(literally translated to Nara Old Town).There are many so well-preserved Machiya,traditional japanese style house.

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Departure & Return

Starting time 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Meeting Point At your hotel in Osaka or Kyoto
Ending Point At your hotel in Osaka or Kyoto

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee only.

What‘s not included

Hotel pick up at Osaka area ¥2000
      at Kyouto aea ¥3000
transportaion fee(you and guide) about ¥1200/person
lunch & dinner
entrance fee Kofukuji temple/National treasure house ¥900/person
Todaiji temple ¥600/person
Kasuga taisya shrie ¥500/person


I am ready to come to Nagoya even transportation cost exceeds the standard slightly since It's my native town and know even the corner of the street.

No particullar things

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I make changes after I book?

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email

Starting and ending points of the tour.

After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.

What happens after I book a tour?

After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from GoWithGuide.

Is the price per person or per group?

The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.

Can I add more people to my booking?

Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

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