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Walking along historical trail of Nara (4)

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Second part of the "Yamanobe no michi"..The trip is a walking the trail between Sakurai and Yanagimoto JR stations. As the old palace of emperor "Makimuku" ( Some researchers believe that the site might be the old capital of Japan in 3 to 6 century with active trades and communication with Wei Dynasty of ancient China (A.D. 3rd century) , you can enjoy older historical spots along the trail.

Nara Tour Guide - Yasuhisa K.
Yasuhisa K.
4.95 / 5
(21 reviews)
09:00 AM

Meeting Point

At your Hotel in Nara. Tour will first go to Sakurai by train.

Arrival point of Buddhism.to Japan.The new goods and idea including Buddhism were introduced by Overseas people to the capital of Japan at the time,Nara to be authorized by the ruler.

Visiting Oomiwa shrine which is the oldest shrine in Japan and kept the original style of Shintoism.

Lunch of local noodle dish, somen which is the local delicacy in the area

Walking along the yamanobe no michi. You can enjoy quiet trail passing through historical spots and beautiful landscape. You can also enjoy the walking through the local communities.

Visiting Sumo shrine near Makimuku remains where supposed to be the emperor's palace in 3 to 6 century. Sumo was conducted between the selected players in front of the emperor.Then the shrine was established commemorating with such event.

Visiting two ancient tombs supposed to be two emperors in A.D. 3rd century.

Ending Point

At your Hotel in Nara city, Tour will be ended at JR Yanagimoto station and ride train to Nara station.

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What‘s included

Guide fee, hotel pick-up in Nara city

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Transportation fee(you and guide),lunch, entrance fee

Tour Important Information

As the tour will explore about 10km hilly trail, appropriate fitting including shores are needed.

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I can guide you the tours in Kyoto and Osaka. However such tours will be prepared in customized manner in accordance with your request, if my transportation fees from Nara to either Kyoto or Osaka are paid by you.

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Nara Tour Reviews

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Kent K.

5 / 5
Jun 7, 2024

Customized tour in Nara

Nara
7 hours

Customized

Yasu is fantastic!

We were looking for a serious, knowledgeable guide for Nara and Yasu was everything we wanted. I have been using guides on sites like this for several years and I would put Yasu at the very top of the guides we have had. See my review about our day with him in Kyoto. Again in Nara, his deep knowledge of Japanese history and culture gave us a perspective on the main sites that we would not have had. He also used his own car to take us to a temple and another historic site further away, which we would have missed entirely without him. Highly recommended if you are serious about seeing and learning about Kyoto and Nara. Kent and Luca

Kent K.

Kent & Luca Thank you very much for nice words on my tour in Nara. I also very happy to know that you enjoyed the tour in Nara including those which is difficult to visit using only public transportation. I wish to see you again. Yasu

Yasu is fantastic!

We were looking for a serious, knowledgeable guide for Kyoto and Yasu was everything we wanted. I have been using guides on sites like this for several years and I would put Yasu at the very top of the guides we have had. His knowledge of Japanese history and culture is very impressive. His English is great (worked for international organizations for many years). He took us to temples and shrines we would have missed on our own. He is also a very nice guy, with a sense of humor. He chose a great restaurant for lunch. We also had a great tour with him in Nara, where he lives (see my review there). Highly recommended if you are serious about seeing and learning about Kyoto and Nara. Kent and Luca

Kent K.

Kent & Luca Thank you very much for your kind words for my tour in Kyoto. Ⅰalso enjoyed very much for guiding you, as you are interested in the history and culture in Japan. Thank you very much for giving me a book which is interesting and I am reading it little by little. I wish to seeing you sometime in the future. Yasu

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Maria Z.

5 / 5
Jun 1, 2024

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Thank you Yasuhisa!

We had an amazing tour by Yasu around Kyoto. He deeply impressed us with his kindness and knowledge. We highly recommend you booking a tour with him if you want to explore japanese culture and see some hidden gems of Kyoto!

Maria Z.

Dear Maria Thank you very much for your kind words for the review of my tour. I also enjoyed very much guiding cheerful young people like you. Hoping you continue your enjoyable stay in Japan! Yasu

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