Day trip to Nara

Nara is the ancient capital of Japan. It is located south of Kyoto, and Nara is a perfect destination for a day trip from Osaka or Kyoto. Don’t miss Todaiji Temple Great Buddha stature, wild deers in Nara parki, and ancient temples and shrines including Horyuji, Kasuga Shrine, and many others.

Day trip to Nara from Osaka

There are several day tours available from Osaka to visit Nara. Some of them just visit Nara only, and others combine with Kyoto. If you have time, it is strongly recommended to take a Nara only trip. There are a lot to see in Nara.

Day trip to Nara from Kyoto

If you are staying in Kyoto, you may visit Nara by yourseof by train. But to cover the most of Nara, it is recommended to take a tour. Public transport in Nara is not necessarily good.

Nara trip from Tokyo

If you are in Tokyo, day tour to Nara is not impossible but not recommended. You should take a 2-day or 3-day tour from Tokyo to visit Nara, many of which actually combine Nara and Kyoto.

Kyoto day trip from Osaka

If you are staying in Osaka, and like to have a 1-day visit to Kyoto, consider taking a tour from Osaka. There are several tours available from Osaka to Kyoto. Some tours cover Nara and/or Kobe in addition to Kyoto while other tours spend more time in Kyoto.

Kyoto private tours from Osaka

If you are a group, then consider taking a private tour to Kyoto. You can avoid wasting time to wait for other people who delay everytime.

Kyoto group tours from Osaka

If you are travelling alone or like to save money, then choose a group bus tour. Prices are usually less than 10,000 yen per person for a tour.

Kyoto customized tours

If you like to customize your itinerary in Kyoto, then choose a flexible customizable tour by private cars.