Nara park is a huge park. To save our energy and time, we get on a bus bound for the parking lot of Kasuga grand shrine from the JR or Kintetsu Nara station. From the parking lot we will reach the second gate of Kasuga grand shrine soon. While strolling around the area, let's breath in refreshing air and enjoy serene atmosphere♪
What to Expect
You can expect as follows;)
*Kasuga grand shrine
I’ll explain about the relations between wild deer and this shrine!
The Great image of Buddha is so astonishing! Giving you some quizzes about the image of Buddha!
You can feed wild deer with crackers sold at the stands.
*Nigatsudo hall of Todaiji
Known as the place of an annual fire festival. Expecting a spectacular view of Nara city from here.
*National treasure hall of Kofukuji temple
Ashura, a popular image of Kofukuji can be seen here.
*We will stroll in ancient Nara town
We will enter a merchant house (free) and a museum of arts and crafts in Nara (free), stop by shops, tasting local Sake (if you like, but it costs 500yen), go to a local small shrine, and so on.
*Before booking my tour, please give me your details a week of the tour in advance.
*This tour is not covered by insurance. Please take part in this tour at your own risk.
*At some places including shrines, temples and so on, Japanese currency is only available. I recommend you will have Japanese currency before the tour starts.
* One merchant houses is closed on Monday (if Monday is a national holiday, the following day is closed) and from late December to early January. The other one is closed on Wednesday (if Wednesday is a national holiday, it is open).
The museum of arts and crafts is closed on Monday (if Monday is a national holiday, the following day is closed), the following day of a national holiday, and from late December to early January.
*Admission fee at Kasuga grand shrine is 500 yen for adult
at Todaiji Great image of Buddha's hall is 600 yen for adult
at National treasure hall of Kofukuji temple is 700 yen for adult
*Transportation fee (bus) from JR or Kintetsu Nara station to Kasuga grand shrine is 210 yen.
What‘s not included
transportation fee (you and guide), meal fee, entrance fee,
At Kintetsu or JR Nara station
At Kintetsu or JR Nara station or the final destination
09:00 AM ( recommended ) Flexible
Number of people
up to 5 people