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Kintetsu Nara Station General Tourist Information Center

28 Higashi Mukinakamachi | 1F Kintetsu Nara Station Bldg., Nara 630-8215, Nara Prefecture
+81 742-24-4858
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English speaking assistants are wonderful

In a country which is very Japanese, it’s a relief to be able to get clear instructions in English... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
MinkaMelb
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This tourist information centre is outside the train station near the main road. It has free wifi... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
JonHSydney
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28 Higashi Mukinakamachi | 1F Kintetsu Nara Station Bldg., Nara 630-8215, Nara Prefecture
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

In a country which is very Japanese, it’s a relief to be able to get clear instructions in English. I’ve found every single tourist info station in Japan to provide excellent service from the best tourist information officers who genuinely love to help foreigners.

Thank MinkaMelb
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

This tourist information centre is outside the train station near the main road. It has free wifi and there are people there that speak English. We were looking for a particular restaurant and even though they hadn't heard of the restaurant they were able to...More

Thank JonHSydney
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

We arrived from Kyoto on the Kintetsu-Nara Limited Express Train. We made our way to the 1st floor (ground) through the East Exit, passed the fountain / statue of the monk Gyoki & on the left was the shop front of the Tourist Information Center....More

Thank timbertoby
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

I'm not sure if they came from the centre itself but there was a most helpful guide who helped us work out the train we needed to catch to a suburb of Osaka and the best ticket to buy. Really appreciated the help.

Thank Lyn&MarkfromOz
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

- Can communicate in English - Well informative staff - Nice deer theme inside the centre - Can provide material for tourist like Map

Thank Wawanie R
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

A nice place to enjoy your breakfast once arrived in Nara! This café is located inside Nara Station close to the Tourist Information Desk. Gather your leaflet and plan your day in Nara while sipping a nice cappuccino! Have a nice day!

Thank Fedefederiv
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Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

The staff here were very helpful in answering all our questions. The centre itself is quite colorful & nice. Souvenirs/post cards are sold here. Also currency exchange service. Everything sold here & the decor has a Deer theme. After all, the main attraction in Nara...More

Thank Travelove58
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Reviewed 1 June 2017

I would recommend starting your Nara walking tour from the Kintetsu Nara station & dropping by at the center to get your maps! Also, do check out with them on the recommended spots to go & the proper route to follow. It really helps me...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2017

Printed materials in English, and very helpful English-speakers. Nara is full of sites, restaruants, and shops.

Thank kimibar
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

the staff are very helpful in assisting you plan your visit to Nara and navigating around all the key attractions

Thank nomes1881
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Dawn S
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Did you ever find a place to store your luggage while in Nara? I see that you received no responses, but am going there myself and wonder if you found any.
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