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Things to Do in Nara
An ideal day trip from Kyoto, Nara is famous for its many ancient temples, dramatic shrines, friendly sacred dear and laid back atmosphere. Find fun tours that introduce you to the secrets of this historical city, or have fun trying cool cultural experiences.
7Activities
  1. Take an easy half day trip from Kyoto and discover Nara’s most beautiful sights. Visit Kasuga Shrine and the largest bronze Buddha in Japan at Todaiji Temple.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD67.99

    Daily
    5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  2. Enjoy a traditional Japanese tea ceremony in a relaxing atmosphere. Sip a cup of matcha tea, and learn about this elegant art of hospitality.

    From USD18.38

    Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  3. Tour through the rich history of Nara and visit Japan's first Shinto shrine and Buddhist temples. Discover the philosophy through visits to the Omiwa Shrine, Asuka Temple and many more.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD41.35

    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
    Pick-up Provided

    USD41.35

    Daily
    (morning)
  5. 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
    Pick-up Provided

    USD32.16

    Daily
    (morning)
  6. Explore the World Heritage Sites of the western Seinokyo area of Nara. Discover the differences in architectural styles and learn the history behind the classic temples of Toshodaiji and Yakushiji .
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD27.56

    Daily
    (afternoon)
  7. Visit majestic Todaiji Temple, Kofukuji Temple, and Kasuga Taisha Shrine, where you can meet Shinto priests or priestesses. Enjoy a lovely lunch, time to explore the town and a sake tasting too!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD303.21

    Mon, Thu
    8 - 9 hour(s) (morning)