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Private Tour - A Tour to Explore the Ancient and Modern Japanese Culture

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Stop At: Shika no Fune Mayu, 11 Inouecho, Nara 630-8317 Nara Prefecture

The starts here! This is a facility consisted of a tourist information center, a cafeteria, and a café. Enjoy the mixture of traditional and modern Japanese style since it is renovated from a traditional Japanese style house!

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Naramachi Koshino Ie, 44 Gangojicho, Nara 630-8332 Nara Prefecture

A facility reproducing the ancient town of Nara with spotted “Machihya”, a traditional merchants house. You will learn the lifestyle of ancient Nara people in a “Machiya”!

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Naramachi Mechanical Toy Museum, 7, Inyocho, Nara 630-8338 Nara Prefecture

A facility where you can play with traditional toys in a space reproducing the traditional town of Nara with “Machiya”. Your guide will tell you about the toys you like!

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Kasiya, Japan, 〒630-8392 Nara, 中院町Chūinchō, 22−3

One of the best traditional Japanese sweets shops in Nara!

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Mochiidono Center Gai, 12 Mochiidonocho, Nara 630-8222 Nara Prefecture

An energetic shopping street that takes you to Naramachi from Nara station. Don’t forget to check the High-quality hand-dyed leather and handtowel shop while walk-and-eating cheap but tasty local foods!

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Kofuku-ji Temple National Treasure Hall, 48 Noboriojicho, Nara 630-8213 Nara Prefecture

One of the most beautiful temples in Nara. The breathtaking Buddhist image listed as a national treasure is a must to see!

Duration: 40 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
Nara Station, 1 Sanjohonmachi, Nara, 630-8122, Japan
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Private Tour
  • Tour Guide
  • Necessary expenses for the tour guide
  • Travel expenses and entrance fees for your own
  • Money for food/drinks, souvenirs and extra activities for your own
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Shika no Fune Mayu
  • Entry/Admission - Kasiya
  • Entry/Admission - Mochiidono Center Gai
  • Entry/Admission - Kofuku-ji Temple National Treasure Hall
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
About the operator

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By: otomo travel
97 reviews
I had an excellent time, Kobori is a wonderful host. She knows all sorts of cool places and adjusted our schedule
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Suwanee, Georgia
Private tour-All Must Sees
Max is both knowledgeable and personable. His English is excellent. We enjoyed a nice day of seeing some of
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Matthew R
A very educational tour around a local part of Tokyo with a fantastic guide!
I had a great time during my tour with my guide, Yumi. I spent the afternoon around Gotokuji, a residential area
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Very fun and Tour Guide Was Very Accomodating
The tour was really neat and informative. I told Astuko that I was only really interested in the Cat Temple and
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Wonderful Experience
My family and I came across this fabulous shibori museum and had the best time learning the basics of this ancient
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Gary H
Great guide
Mr. Kono was a very knowledgeable guide and scheduled the entire plan around the weather and my needs. Any time I
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Great and informative tour
My wife and I had a very enjoyable and informative tour on our first trip to Tokyo. Sumi our guide was gracious,
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Very good guide Excellent very helpfull and alert guide who gave us a lot of practical information. Wondeful
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First trip to Tokyo! All the must -sees full tour
We had a great time. Mika Kobayash was great. Extremely patience with our family adjusting the tour to our needs.
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Elizabeth P
The most excellent of all tours
My tour Guide was prompt and by my 4th day my legs were killing me and my plantar facilities was acting up. But I
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A great tour!
It’s a great tour for a first visit in Japan. We got to see most of the landmarks with our knowledgeable tour
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Amazing local tour
The tour was really good, learnt alot of new things about Japan that we wouldn't have known if we didn't book this
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An Unusual and Great Experience
Our guide, Eric, brought us to places we would otherwise have missed. Especially memorable were the stationery
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Frank L
Baldwin Park, California
Amazing experience!
What an experience! I enjoyed the time when I was on this tour. I was definitely running short on time but my tour
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Excellent knowledgeable tour guide tokyo
Mr katsunori did an excellent job in explaining cultural history great and small as we walked around wakasaki and
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