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Let's enjoy walking around the ancient city called Heijyokyo or Nara established in 710.

(99) Reviews

Nara is the most ancient city in Japan. You can see one of the most biggest images of Buddha in Japan called"Daibutu-san", and You also see many deer roaming freely around in Nara park. We visit Kasuga-Taisya Shrine ,founded to protect the Heijyokyo, which is also the deity of Fujiwara family is... read more

by Hiroshi
8h $ 62 per person

Your most memorable tour in Kyoto (Kinkakuji-Temple, Kiyomizu-Temple and Fushimi Inari Shrine etc.)

(32) Reviews

Following a pick-up at your hotel, you will go to Kinkakuji Temple. It's most famous for its beautiful garden complex in Japan. It's an excellent example of the medieval Japan's garden design. The harmonies relationship between architecture and landscape were greatly emphasized and celebrated d... read more

7h $ 178 up to 18 people

Beautiful Memories In The Eternal Ancient City, Nara

(19) Reviews

In 790, a young man stepped into the land of the capital Nara. He was a very talented man. His uncle, impressed by the young genius, encouraged him to study. He wanted to become a government official. To the man who came from a small local town, Nara must have been a dream-like city. His name ... read more

by Masaki
8h $ 214 up to 6 people

Your most memorable tour in Kyoto

(32) Reviews

Following a pick-up at your hotel, you will go to Kinkakuji Temple which is called the Golden Pavilion. It's most famous for its beautiful garden complex in Japan. It's an excellent example of the medieval Japan's garden design. The harmonies relationship between architecture and landscape were ... read more

9h $ 214 up to 18 people

Namba Backstreet Evening Tour

(16) Reviews

Ura-Namba, backstreets in Namba, has lots of great little shops, restaurants and bars for the locals. I will take you to the streets and ask you choose 2-3 spots/restaurants to visit. You'll start the tour from Nipponbashi (Osaka's sub-cultural mecca) or Doguyasuji (kitchen equipment street... read more

by Seiko
3:30h $ 80 up to 5 people

Nara Golden Route (Todaiji, Kofukuji, Kasuga Shrine)

(44) Reviews

Nara was the Imperial capital of Japan between 710 and 784 A.D. The city has many places of historical interest including Nara Park, Todaiji temple, Kasuga shrine, and Kofukuji Temple. The Great Buddha Hall, the main hall of the Todaiji Temple, is one of the largest wooden structures in the worl... read more

by Hideo
8h $ 267 up to 30 people

Izakaya Hopping & Sightseeing in Minami Area, Osaka

(22) Reviews

This tour is meant for those who would like to enjoy sightseeing in Minami ( South ) Area, Osaka and eating and drinking at three izakayas ( Japanese-style taverns ) for relatively reasonable prices in a friendly atmosphere. read more

5h $ 156 up to 5 people

Your Memorable Tour in Kyoto (Kinkakuji temple, Daitokuji Temple, Nijyo Castle, Nishiki Market )

(32) Reviews

Following a pick-up at your hotel, you will go to Kinkakuji Temple. It's most famous for its beautiful garden complex in Japan. It's an excellent example of the medieval Japan's garden design. The harmonies relationship between architecture and landscape were greatly emphasized and celebrated d... read more

6h $ 107 up to 18 people

Your most memorable tour & Tea Ceremony Experience in Kyoto

(32) Reviews

Following a pick-up at your hotel, you will go to Kinkakuji Temple which is called the Golden Pavilion. It's most famous for its beautiful garden complex in Japan. It's an excellent example of the medieval Japan's garden design. The harmonies relationship between architecture and landscape were... read more

7h $ 160 up to 18 people

Nara Yoshino Cherry Blossoms & Autumn Leaves Viewing

(44) Reviews

Mt.Yoshino is one of the most popular cherry blossom viewing spots and furthermore one of the most popular changing colors of autumn leaves viewing spots in Japan. Mt.Yoshino boasts 100,000 cherry trees planted in four groves at different altitudes. Each level blooms in succession. Generally you ... read more

by Hideo
9h $ 276 up to 30 people

Trekking & Walking Tour in Higashi-yama Area from Fushimi Inari to Gion  

(22) Reviews

This tour is meant for those who are interested in trekking in mountains and visiting popular tourist attractions plus lesser-known places of historic interest in Fushimi and Higashiyama Areas. You will visit Fushimi Inari Grand Shrine, Kiyomizu and read more

7h $ 218 up to 5 people

Nara Sightseeing & the World of Buddhist Statuary

(22) Reviews

Through this tour you will be intrigued with the charm of Buddhist statuary, which represents people's wishes and prayers. Figures of statues vary according to the development of eras from Asuka period to Muromachi period. At the same time you can read more

7h $ 218 up to 5 people

Tea picking experience & tea plantation walking/cycling (Seasonal tour)

(16) Reviews

We will visit Wazuka, the largest Uji tea production area located near the border of Kyoto and Nara prefectures. In this tour, we will enjoy the breathtaking scenery by walking/cycling this beautiful village registered as the first of the Scenic Property of Kyoto Prefecture. You'll have an optio... read more

by Seiko
7h $ 178 up to 7 people

Fushimi & Uji -Local Delicacy of Sake and Green Tea!

(16) Reviews

While the tour covers the popular Fushimi Inari Shrine and Uji Byodoin Temple, we'll also spend some time in Fushimi sake district for sake tasting and local lunch at an old sake brewery. In Uji, the home of the best Japanese tea, we'll visit traditional tea houses and enjoy their special tea that ... read more

by Seiko
7h $ 187 up to 8 people

Excursion In Hiroshima, Okayama, Kobe, Himeji, Kagawa, Mie, and Lake Biwa

(19) Reviews

This is basically a custom tour. You may go around various popular sightseeing spots. Hiroshima, Okayama, or Mie is covered as well as Kyoto, Nara, Osaka. In principle, this isn't a tour accompanied by lodging. It suits those who want to go around various places and experience different experienc... read more

by Masaki
8h $ 214 up to 4 people

Trekking & Walking Tour in Autumn Foliage from Takao down to Arashiyama

(22) Reviews

This tour is designed for those who like trekking along the Kiyotaki River in autumn foliage and like visiting lesser-known temples of scenic and historic interest with moss-covered gardens located in a serene environment. read more

7h $ 218 up to 5 people

Cherry Blossom Viewing Walking Tour from Ginkaku-ji to Maruyama Park

(22) Reviews

The tour starts at JR Kyoto Station at 9 AM. You will go to Demachi Yanagi Station by JR Nara Line and Keihan Line. From there you will begin walking. The main tourist attractions of this tour are Ginkaku-ji Temple ( the Silver Pavilion ), the Philosopher's Path, Nanzen-ji Temple, Heian Jingu Shr... read more

7h $ 218 up to 5 people

Trekking & Walking Tour in Fresh Green from Takao down to Arashiyama

(22) Reviews

This tour is designed for those who are interested in trekking along the Kiyotaki River in fresh green and visiting lesser-known temples of scenic and historic interest on the way from Takao down to Arashiyama. The fresh leaves of maple, cherry and other trees amuse your eyes and the murmur of the ... read more

7h $ 218 up to 5 people

One day trip of Nara Park/Temples/Shrine

(1) Reviews

-Nara Park is famous and known as Deer Park, and more than one thousand deer roam freely in the park. -Numerous important temples, shrines, gardens and museums are within minutes of one another within the park. -The most famous sites are Todai-ji temple, Kasuga Grand Shrine, and Kofuku-ji temple. ... read more

by MAKOTO
7:30h $ 223 up to 20 people

One day trip of Horyu-ji Temple

(1) Reviews

-Horyu-ji Temple was founded by Prince Shotoku in 607(Asuka period). -The location is about 16 km(10 miles) southwest of Nara city -The temple structures are the oldest wooden buildings in the world. -The temple was the first place in Japan to be designated as UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site.... read more

by MAKOTO
7h $ 178 up to 15 people

Nara Yakushi-ji Temple/Toshodai-ji Temple --- UNESCO World Heritage Temples

(1) Reviews

- Yakushi-ji Temple is located about five kilometer south west of JR Nara station. - Two major UNESCO World Heritage temples(Yakushi-ji & Toushodai-ji) are located here. - Next to these temples, Mausoleum of Emperor Suinin(11th emperor) is located. - After meeting at Nishinokyo station, we walk t... read more

by MAKOTO
6h $ 160 up to 15 people

A Half Day In Nara

(4) Reviews

We visit Nara park, Todaiji Temple, Kasuga Shrine and Koufukuji Temple from 9 a.m. to 13 p.m. Nara was an ancient capital of Japan from 710 to 784 before the capital was moved to Kyoto. Todaiji Temple is famous for the Big statue of Budda and the Budda hall is the biggest wooden structure in the ... read more

by Akira
4h $ 160 up to 10 people

One day tour for Nara and Osaka

(4) Reviews

In one day we visit Todaiji Temple and Kasuga shrine in Nara and Osaka castle and Dootonnbori ( famous shoppingnand entertainment place) in Osaka First we visit Nara and from there we go to Osaka by train and visit Osaka castle and dootonbori district. read more

by Akira
8h $ 285 up to 10 people

Explore Nara

(2) Reviews

Nara is ideal for those who wish to see not only numerous historical structures but also to touch, feed wild deers roaming freely around in the Nara Park. There are 8 UNESCO heritages in Nara spotted sparsely in the historic regions which have full of rich tales in Nara period (from 710 to 794). Vis... read more

8h $ 312 up to 20 people

Explore Nishino-Kyo, Nara

(2) Reviews

There are 8 UNESCO heritages in Nara spotted sparsely in the historic regions which have full of rich tales in Nara period (from 710 to 794). Visiting 3 UNESCO heritages (3 temples) in this tour. read more

8h $ 312 up to 20 people

Hikone Castle (A National Treasure) & Castle Town Tour

(32) Reviews

You can enter the Hikone castle keep, turrets etc. I believe that you feel like you have slipped back into the Edo Period ( about 200~400 years ago). Hikone city is near Kyoto city. It takes about 50 min. by JR train. Please vieit Hikone while you visit Kyoto. Of course, I can guide you in Kyoto,... read more

4h $ 71 up to 18 people

Horyuji Temple, Chogosonshi-ji Temple

(44) Reviews

I would like to show you around temples closely associated with the introduction of Buddhism. I recommend Horyu-ji Temple located in the northern part of Nara Prefecture.  It is the oldest wooden structure in the world.  The temple was designated as the first World Cultural Heritage site in Japan... read more

by Hideo
8h $ 267 up to 30 people

Nara Palace site, Yakushi-ji, Toshodai-ji , and Saidai-ji Temples

(44) Reviews

Nara was the Imperial capital of Japan between 710 and 784. The city has many places of historical and artistic interest including the Nara Palace site, or the Heijyokyu remains, Yakushi-ji Temple, Toshodai-ji Temple and Saidai-ji Temple. You can see the newly reconstructed Daikokuden and Suzak... read more

by Hideo
8h $ 267 up to 30 people

Nara Asuka Temple, Ishibutai, Takamatsuzuka Tomb

(44) Reviews

The Asuka Period covers about 100 years from the end of 6th century until the the Nara Period(710) starts. The Asuka Period saw Japan emerge from the Tumulus Period with the introduction of Buddhism into Japan from China and Korea. Asuka Temple was the first Temple to be founded in Japan. The f... read more

by Hideo
8h $ 267 up to 30 people

Enjoy Nara city and people’s lifestyle with tour guide! [ 5 hour ]

(3) Reviews

★●Meet at JR Nara station~Higashimuki shopping Arcade~ Kofukuji temple ~Sarusawa pond~ Nara mahci~ ★● JR Nara station~ we are going to walk during this tour. ★Todaiji temple The temple is a major landmark of Nara. It’s famous for the Great statue of Buddha. It is a UNESCO World Heritage S... read more

by Masako
5h $ 151 up to 10 people

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