Nara machi

by Masako

 Koshi-no-ie

 Koshi-no-ie is a reproduction of a traditional Japanese house.

  Rooms are raised 30 centimeters above the ground.  You can see the alcove in a Japanese style tatami room, lattice windows, inner garden and so on!

Nara machi  

Substitute Monkey

Nara machi is known as the former merchant district of Nara.If you walk around Nara machi, you can see red ornaments hanging along the eaves. They resemble monkey. They are charms against bad luck and considered as Messengers of the main deity of Koshindo, Nara machi. If you would like to walk around Nara machi, please check the tour of  Nara machi

 

Nara machi


13 Jun 2016

Masako

Licensed Guide
(6) Reviews

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[4hour] Osaka local shopping

(6) Reviews
by Masako
4h $ 90 up to 5 people

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“ Temples and shrines of Nara ”

Very Good
1 week ago Traveler: Balz -   Tour Guide: Masako

Masako, a local guide from Nara, showed me the highlights such as the impressive Todai-ji temple and Nara Park with its deers. Since weather was not nice and thousand of tourists were fighting to see the same sights we decided to change the program a bit and went for a sake tasting and had Udon for lunch. It was a very enjoable and interesting tour.
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“ Very organized,knowledgeable,well spoken,high energy,acceptable to changes ”

Excellent
2 weeks ago Traveler: Eddie -   Tour Guide: Masako

My two days with Masako could not have been better. She had everything well planned, offered options to transportation,and made dining reservations as requested.She was able to change activities and schedule on the fly to account for closings and traffic as part of Golden Week. Her communication skills were excellent . She was always on time if not early. She made my first experience in Japan (Os...
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“ Nara Osaka ”

Excellent
6 months ago Traveler: An -   Tour Guide: Masako

Masako is a great guide to have. She contacted us beforehand to ask if we had any special requests and picked us up and dropped us off in our hotel. She is very knowledgeable about Nara and we had a wonderful day with her.
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“ Thank you Masako ”

Excellent
1 year ago Traveler: Terry -   Tour Guide: Masako

Thanks for showing us Osaka and Nara, taking the stress out of finding places on our first visit with limited time .
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“ Excellent shopping tour and experience in Osaka ”

Excellent
1 year ago Traveler: Paul -   Tour Guide: Masako

We thoroughly enjoyed our short 3 hour tour with Masako in Osaka. Masako arranged a short excursion to Osaka for a group of 4 adults traveling by Cruise Line. She met us at the Kobe pier as arranged; we instantly enjoyed her warm and friendly manner. She arranged for us to take a local train into Osaka from the Kobe pier which was a very nice experience. We requested a tour which included sh...
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“ An excellent guide ”

Excellent
1 year ago Traveler: Umberto -   Tour Guide: Masako

I booked the guide for a friend of mine and his family. They told me she was a wonderful guide.
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