To get to know more about beautiful gardens of the ancient city of Nara and explore the ancient palace site, the Heijo-Kyo Palace established in the 8th Century!!

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Kiyomi Goto

US $371.00 / Group

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To visit the Heijo-kyo Palace site, Amzing Isui-en Garden, Healing Kasuga Primeval Forest via splendid drive way, Imanishi-ke Shoin, Harushika Sake Brewery

Thumbnail b67d3647 9c58 4c6d b044 baadb94bf407 About Kiyomi Goto

My aim of achieving is to inform Japanese culture and Japanese things worth spreading to others for the better world. I regard it as a mission in my life.
I have traveled 22 countries in the world and have lived in five countries for two to three years each and have associated with great many people from diversified field. So I hope I could be of any assistance while having a tour in Japan, especially repeatedly visited worldly renown city of Kyoto.


Sample Tour Timeline

09:00 AM
Hotel Nikko Nara

To meet and start the tour of the ancient city of Nara

09:00 AM
Hotel Nikko Nara

To meet and start the tour of the ancient city of Nara

09:30 AM
Heijo-kyo Former Palace site of the 8th Century (World Heritage Site)

To get to know more about the ancient city and experience the ambiance of the former ancient palace.

09:30 AM
Heijo-kyo Former Palace site of the 8th Century (World Heritage Site)

To get to know more about the ancient city and experience the ambiance of the former ancient palace.

11:00 AM
Isui-en Garden and its museum

To explore and find out about the differences presented between the two front and back gardens established in different timings and explore the tea ceremony houses of Nara.

11:00 AM
Isui-en Garden and its museum

To explore and find out about the differences presented between the two front and back gardens established in different timings and explore the tea ceremony houses of Nara.

12:30 PM
Kasuga-Yama Primeval Forest via Nara Okuyama Driveway

To drive through the Kasuga-yama Drive way to explore the Primeval Forest. To revitalize yourselves with splendid scenery of Mt. Wakakusa-yama and Kasuga-yama Primeval Forest, inhale fresh air. It is possible for you to stroll around the path in the forest as you wish.

12:30 PM
Kasuga-Yama Primeval Forest via Nara Okuyama Driveway

To drive through the Kasuga-yama Drive way to explore the Primeval Forest. To revitalize yourselves with splendid scenery of Mt. Wakakusa-yama and Kasuga-yama Primeval Forest, inhale fresh air. It is possible for you to stroll around the path in the forest as you wish.

01:30 PM
Nara Hotel for Special Summer Lunch

To enjoy having a special lunch provided at the Nara Hotel, Mikasa restaurant, served traditional French cuisine, this dining place has been enjoyed by dignitaries of the past and current and has superb view of the garden. Its superb interior recalls the hotel’s founding.

01:30 PM
Nara Hotel for Special Summer Lunch

To enjoy having a special lunch provided at the Nara Hotel, Mikasa restaurant, served traditional French cuisine, this dining place has been enjoyed by dignitaries of the past and current and has superb view of the garden. Its superb interior recalls the hotel’s founding.

03:00 PM
Imanishi-ke Shoin (Important Cultural Property)

The Imanishi shoin was originaly used as a residence of a great Buddhist monk of the Kofuku-ji Temple, and handed over to the Imanishi family in 1924. This house was registered as an Important Cultural Property in 1959, which shows you the origin of the Shoin-style architecture of the early Muromachi period (the 15th century). Japanese staff at the site will show you around the rooms with detailed explanation about the traditional structure. The view of the yard is splendid as well.

03:00 PM
Imanishi-ke Shoin (Important Cultural Property)

The Imanishi shoin was originaly used as a residence of a great Buddhist monk of the Kofuku-ji Temple, and handed over to the Imanishi family in 1924. This house was registered as an Important Cultural Property in 1959, which shows you the origin of the Shoin-style architecture of the early Muromachi period (the 15th century). Japanese staff at the site will show you around the rooms with detailed explanation about the traditional structure. The view of the yard is splendid as well.

04:00 PM
Harusika Sake Brewery

To taste five different types of Sake brewed locally at the Harushika Brewery and enjoy listening to the connoisseur's explanation about the process of brewing Sake.

04:00 PM
Harusika Sake Brewery

To taste five different types of Sake brewed locally at the Harushika Brewery and enjoy listening to the connoisseur's explanation about the process of brewing Sake.

05:00 PM
Hotel Nikko Nara

To wish for having a wonderful and relaxing time for yourselves at the excellent hotel.

05:00 PM
Hotel Nikko Nara

To wish for having a wonderful and relaxing time for yourselves at the excellent hotel.

Additional Details

Where we meet

Hotel Nikko Nara

What's included
  • Yukata or Happi (Japanese style Jacket) to take photographs with
  • maps and useful information
Things you need
  • Lunch(approx. US $40-45)
  • Admission fee(approx. US $20-30)
  • Transport expenses(approx. US $25-35)
Notes:

Please be aware of the deer roaming around the Nara Park. Please also do not feed them except provided Shika deer biscuits.

Guest Requirements

Anyone who is interested in visiting the ancient city of Nara and interested in exploring some of the Eight Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara will be welcomed to join the tour!!

Cancellation Policy

Any trip or experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

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