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Walking along historical trail of Nara(2):

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Nara area used to be a Capital of Japan for 80 years (Heijyoukyou;A.D.708-810).After transferring the Capital to Kyoto, Nara was remained as a center of Buddhism. Although many temples remained such as Todaiji and Kohukuji, many other temples have been established but abolished in its long history, then only stone Buddha images are remained as an evident of the history.

Nara Tour Guide - Yasuhisa K.
Yasuhisa K.
4.95 / 5
(21 reviews)
10:00 AM

Meeting Point

At your Hotel in Nara. Tour will first go to Ganshoji by bus.

Gansenji (Gansen temple) established in 729 which located at the summit of the mountain.

Walking along the local trails through mountain, local communities where sell the local products.

Visiting many stone Buddha images including laughing, sleeping Buddha, Amitabha Buddha, Jizos and many others along the trails.

Visiting Jyoruri Temple where has pagoda with three stories and Amitabha Buddha (national treasure).

Ending Point

At your Hotel in Nara. You will return to Nara city by bus from Jyoruri Temple.

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What‘s included

Guide fee,hotel pick-up in Nara city area

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What‘s not included

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

Tour Important Information

As the tour will go through the mountainous trails, you may need appropriate fittings including shoes. Total time of the tour will be estimated as 5 hours including bus transportation.

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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

$253/ per group

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