UNESCO World Heritage, Nara tours & activities, fun things to do in Nara | VELTRA

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Japan is home to 19 World Heritage Sites, ranging from ancient temples and shrines to stunning natural areas like Yakushima and Shiretoko. Explore the historic sights of Kyoto, Hiroshima and Nara, or visit stunning Mt. Fuji. Book a tour to the romantic village of Shirakawago, or marvel at the remains of the ancient Ryukyu Kingdom in Okinawa.
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  1. No.1
    Spend an afternoon visiting Nara’s most beautiful sights such as the Kasuga Shrine and Todaiji Temple's giant Buddha while mingling with Nara’s famous deer.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Daily
    6 hour(s) (afternoon)
  2. No.2
    Discover some of the many amazing historical sites in Nara with a convenient sightseeing taxi. From Todaiji Temple to Mt. Kasuga, relax and find traditional Japan.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD135.12

    Daily
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  3. No.3
    Take a comfortable bus ride to explore one of the most famous temples of Nara, ancient Horyuji. Trace the history of the Ikaruga area all the way to Prince Shotoku, dating back to the sixth century.
    Special

    USD32.71

    Daily
    (morning)
  4. Visit 3 of Nara's World Heritage sites: Todaiji Temple, home to the Great Buddha Statue, Kasuga Taisha Shrine, and Kofukuji Temple. Enjoy views of Wakakusayama and forest of Kasuga from the bus.
    English Available

    USD42.05

    Daily
    (morning)
  5. See Nara's most beautiful sights in one day, from ancient Horyuji Temple to the temples of Ikaruga and Nishinokyo! Stroll through Horuiji , Yakushiji and Toshodaiji. Enjoy matcha tea at Jikoin Temple.
    English Available

    From USD67.28

    Daily
    (morning)
  6. This easy morning tour will take you to Nara's most famous World Heritage Sites, including Todaiji Temple, Kasuga Taisha Shrine, and Koufukuji Temple. You can even meet the city's cute deer!
    English Available

    USD32.71

    Daily
    (morning)
  7. Starting from Horyuji Temple, visit many other ancient temples on an early morning course designed to beat the crowds. Discover Nara at a quiet time.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD270.25

    Daily
    6 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  8. Make your from Nara to Kyoto, stopping along the way to visit World Heritage sites and classic shrines and temples as you travel. Convenient drop-off at Kyoto Station.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD292.77

    Daily
    6 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  9. Beat the crowds with a smooth early morning taxi to gorgeous Nara Park, home to 1,200 Japanese deer, living national monuments of Japan, then see temples in the historic city.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD112.60

    Daily
    2.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  10. Smoothly and comfortably travel between a number of temples, shrines and other ancient sites in Nara on a full day taxi tour of this historic city.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD337.81

    Daily
    7.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  11. Travel between temples, shrines, castles, and beautiful natural spots on a private taxi tour featuring many of the important cultural properties of Nara.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD270.25

    Daily
    6 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  12. See the ancient castle grounds of Nara, where the capital was once located. On this relaxing taxi tour, the professional driver whisks you around historic sites.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD135.12

    Daily
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  13. Let an experienced guide show you the best spots of Nara. Walk through this historical city and get an in-depth explanation of all the temples and sights.

    USD146.34

    Group Discount
    Daily
    6.5 hour(s) (morning)

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