Half Day Bus Tour for Nara's Top Three World Heritage Sites

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This tour visits the most popular tourist attractions in Nara, covering Todaji Temple, Kasuga Taisha Shrine, and the Treasure Hall of Kofukuji! Deer, the messengers of god, will welcome you through stone lanterns!

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  • See the gigantic 15m tall Stature of Buddha!
  • Say a Shinto prayer at Kasuga Taisha Shrine as Japanese do!
  • Feed the deers, the cutest messengers of the Shinto gods!
  • See priceless treasures from many centuries ago!

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Board at JR Nara Station at 9:05
Board at Kintetsu Nara Station at 9:10

*Check in at the information center by 20 minutes before the bus departure time

Important Information

*Please check in at the sightseeing bus information center (in JR Nara Station or Kintetsu Nara Station) 20 minutes before the bus departs.

*Children 5 and under can ride free of charge. But, if the child requires their own seat, the elementary school child fare applies.
Additional Note(s)

*A Japanese speaking bus guide will attend the tour.

*Please understand there may be reconstruction around the buildings or the statues of Buddha you visit, so there may be cases where the buildings are not completely visible.

*The places or the order of your visit may be changed. Also there may be some delays due to road conditions.

*Please note that smoking is prohibited in the bus.

*Please allow yourself enough time, for there may be some delays due to road conditions

*This tour will end at Kofukuji and will not return to the starting location.

*You can use regular buses to Kintetsu or JR Nara Station using a free ticket provided to guests on this tour (1 ticket per person)

*English and Chinese voice guidance available. (Please understand that we have only a limited number of them.)

*This is a half day course without lunch.

What you need to bring

Comfortable shoes for walking are recommended.

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