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See the most popular tours and activities in Nara and see for yourself why they are the Best Sellers!
32Activities

    Availability varies by date for all activities.

  1. 1
    Spend an hour interacting with adorable owls at Nara's first owl cafe, WATAWATA. Relax with a drink while you play with 16 different types of owls, 1 falcon and 7 cockatiels! You can meet plenty of feathered friends.

    USD12.21

    Daily
    1 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  2. 2
    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
    Special

    USD42.25

    Daily
    (morning)
  3. 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.
    Pick-up Provided
    Special

    USD32.86

    Daily
    (morning)
  4. 4
    Soothe your mind with an elegant and peaceful tea ceremony in historic Nara, a short walk from Todaiji Temple. Located in a Showa era building, this tea ceremony takes you back to a quieter time.

    USD46.95

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat
    1 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  5. 5
    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

    USD100.47

    Daily
    6 - 7.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  6. 6
    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 USD133.52

    Daily
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  7. 7
    Go off the beaten path to explore Yamato-Koriyama in Nara with a local English-speaking guide. Head to the stone ruins of Koriyama castle for the history before visiting the goldfish museum and production sites to discover a cultural side of Japan.
    English Available

    USD61.03

    Daily
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  8. 8
    Breathe in the fresh mountain air as you take a leisurely hike along the trail of Mt. Yoshino in Nara. Beautiful all year round, you can enjoy wonderful seasonal scenery at any time of the year.
    English Available

    USD93.89

    Daily
    5 hour(s) (morning)
  9. 9
    Mix some modern excitement into a trip to historic Nara with a bungy jump from the 30 meter bridge of Kaiun. Dive into a good time among over the waters and among the forest!
    English Available

    USD84.50

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon)
  10. 10
    Learn an ancient way of dyeing using plants. You can use about 8 plants including indigo depending on the season. Create a personalized and unique item just for you.

    From USD14.08

    Sun, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1.5 - 2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  11. 11
    Discover ancient Nara, dating back to the sixth century through visits to Ishibutai tomb and Japan's oldest shrine, Omiwa Shrine. Cycle around the village or take a bus around for an extended trip to Asuka.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD28.17

    Daily
    (morning)
  12. 12
    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
    Pick-up Provided
    Special

    USD70.42

    Daily
    (morning)
  13. 13
    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
    Special

    USD32.86

    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (morning)
  14. 14
    Visit the historic temples and castle ruins of Nara on a full morning taxi tour. Let the professional driver whisk you between destinations for the best use of time.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD222.53

    Daily
    5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  15. 15
    Visit an old samurai residence of the former Yagyu feudal clan before paying a visit to a number of ancient temples, living monuments to Japanese history.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD244.78

    Daily
    5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  16. 16
    Triple the cultural learning with a special temple visit taxi ride. From the flwoing Kizu River see National Treasures, then wander the three temples.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD133.52

    Daily
    3 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  17. 17
    Visit spots of ancient history including Asuka Historical Museum, Asukadera Temple, and the Ishibutai Tumulus, a barrow from the 6th or 7th century.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD289.29

    Daily
    6 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  18. 18
    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 USD267.03

    Daily
    6 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  19. 19
    Step into history with visits to ancient temples including the storied Hasedera Temple. See the Mirokumagaibutsu, a Buddha sculpted into natural rock, a marvel of work.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD311.54

    Daily
    6.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  20. 20
    Yoshino is famous for cherry blossoms from ancient times. See the ancient trees of Kinpusenji Temple and Yoshino Shrine, as well as other historic locations.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD333.79

    Daily
    7 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)