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Number of sights 19 sights
Distance 7.8 km
Ascend 322 m
Descend 115 m

Your chosen free self-guided walking sightseeing tour is located in Nara, Japan. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions including their details.

All sightseeing tours in Nara Individual sights in Nara

Sight 1: 月日神社

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Month Shrine (Month Shrine) is a shrine located in Shimanoku-CHO, Naraichi, Nara Prefecture.

Wikipedia: 月日神社 (JA)

arrow down foot steps 180 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 2: 住吉神社

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Sumiji Shrine (Sumiji Shrine) is a shrine located in Jinzizi Town (now Jinzhi Town), Naraichi, Nara Prefecture.

Wikipedia: 住吉神社 (奈良市今辻子町) (JA)

arrow down foot steps 670 meters / 8 minutes

Sight 3: 手力雄神社

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Terikio Shrine (手力雄神社, Tajikara Ojinja) is a Shinto shrine located in Hashimoto-cho, Nara, Nara Prefecture, Japan. Kasuga Grand Shrine. It is located on the east end of Tsukiji on the north side of Sanjo-dori, and the rear is the Kofukuji Hall across the Tsukiji wall.

Wikipedia: 手力雄神社 (奈良市) (JA)

arrow down foot steps 197 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 4: Nara Episcopal Church

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Nara Christian Church is an Japan Anglican church located in Nara, Nara Prefecture, Japan. In Showa 5, Western-style buildings that did not match the scenery of the Nara Park area were not recognized, so it was built as a pure Japanese-style church. It was designed and constructed by Kichitaro Oki, a member of the church and a palace carpenter. Inside the church, there is a transom.

Wikipedia: 奈良基督教会 (JA)

arrow down foot steps 765 meters / 9 minutes

Sight 5: 十念寺

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Shinian Temple is a Buddhist temple of Pure Land Sect located in Naraichi, Nara Prefecture. The mountain name is Ninja Mountain, and its official name is Jinpero Shinian Temple, Ninja Mountain Love Dyeing Courtyard. Garden emperor's wish place. This deity is Amitabha Buddha.

Wikipedia: 十念寺 (奈良市) (JA)

arrow down foot steps 93 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 6: 森家住宅

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Morike Residence is a historical building located in Minamijodo-cho, Nara City, Nara Prefecture, Japan. Machiya. Designated cultural property of Nara City.

Wikipedia: 森家住宅 (JA)

arrow down foot steps 115 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 7: 鎮宅霊符神社 (Chintakureifu Shrine)

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Goryōjinja (御霊神社, Goryo-jinja) is a Shinto shrine located in Yakushido-cho, Nara City, Nara Prefecture, Japan. The former shrine is a village shrine. It is also called Nanto Goryo Shrine or Kibi Goryo.

Wikipedia: 御霊神社 (奈良市) (JA)

arrow down foot steps 209 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 8: Naramachi Museum

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The Nara Town Museum is a private museum located in Nishishinya-cho, Nara City, Nara Prefecture, in a corner of Nara Town, a district lined with townhouses built from the early modern period to the modern era of Nara City.

Wikipedia: 奈良町資料館 (JA)

arrow down foot steps 312 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 9: Gangō-ji

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Gangō-ji (元興寺) is an ancient Buddhist temple, that was once one of the powerful Seven Great Temples, in Nara, Japan.

Wikipedia: Gangō-ji (EN)

arrow down foot steps 320 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 10: 今西家書院

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Imanishi Family Shoin (今西家書院, Imanishi Keshoin) is a historical building located in Fukuchiin-cho, Nara City, Nara Prefecture, Japan. It is designated as an important cultural property of Japan.

Wikipedia: 今西家書院 (JA)

arrow down foot steps 297 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 11: Daijo-in Japanese Garden

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The former Daijoin Garden is a Japan garden located in Takabatake-cho, Nara City, Nara Prefecture, Japan. National Place of Scenic Beauty.

Wikipedia: 旧大乗院庭園 (JA)

arrow down foot steps 373 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 12: Naramachi Tenjin Shrine

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Tenjinsha (天神社, Tenjinsha) is a Shinto shrine located in Takabatake-cho, Nara City, Nara Prefecture, Japan. It is also called Naramachi Tenjinja. It is a Tenjinja shrine in Kitatemma, and the precincts are about 1,000 square meters.

Wikipedia: 天神社 (奈良市高畑町) (JA)

arrow down foot steps 783 meters / 9 minutes

Sight 13: Buddhist Art Library

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The Nara National Museum Buddhist Art Materials Research Center is a facility managed by the Nara National Museum established in 1980 (Showa 55) for the purpose of researching, storing, and publishing Buddhist art materials and related materials.

Wikipedia: 奈良国立博物館仏教美術資料研究センター (JA)

arrow down foot steps 395 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 14: Nara National Museum

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The Nara National Museum is one of the pre-eminent national art museums in Japan.

Wikipedia: Nara National Museum (EN)

arrow down foot steps 679 meters / 8 minutes

Sight 15: Manyo Botanical Garden

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The Manyo Botanical Garden , also known as the Kasuga Taisha Garden, is a botanical garden located next to the Kasuga Shrine at 160 Kasugano-cho, Nara, Nara, Japan.

Wikipedia: Manyo Botanical Garden, Nara (EN)

arrow down foot steps 397 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 16: Kasuga-taisha

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Kasuga-taisha is a Shinto shrine in Nara, Nara Prefecture, Japan. It is the shrine of the Fujiwara family, established in 768 CE and rebuilt several times over the centuries. The interior is famous for its many bronze lanterns, as well as the many stone lanterns that lead up the shrine.

Wikipedia: Kasuga-taisha (EN)

arrow down foot steps 674 meters / 8 minutes

Sight 17: 奈良学園セミナーハウス志賀直哉旧居

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Shiga Naoya's former residence is a literary museum located in Takahata Town, Naraichi, Nara Prefecture. Former residence of Shiga Naoya, a birch novelist. Also known as Takahata Salon. Open to the general public, it is also used as a seminar house for Nara Cultural Women's Short-term University.

Wikipedia: 志賀直哉旧居 (奈良市高畑) (JA)

arrow down foot steps 403 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 18: 不空院 (Fukūin)

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Fukuuin is a Shingon Ritsu sect temple located in Takabatake-cho, Nara, Nara Prefecture, Japan. The mountain number is Mt. Kasuga. The main statue is the Void Searching Kannon. It is known as Enkiri-ji Temple because of its history as "Kakekomi Temple".

Wikipedia: 不空院 (JA)

arrow down foot steps 984 meters / 12 minutes

Sight 19: Mount Kasuga

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Mount Kasuga (Kasugayama) is the popular name of the 497-meter-high Hanayama (Hanayama) located on the east side of Kasuga Taisha Shrine in Nara City, Nara Prefecture, or the 283-meter-high Mikasayama (Mikasayama) next to the west. In some cases, Mikayama is distinguished from "(Kasuga) Maeyama" and Hanayama is distinguished from "(Kasuga) Okuyama". It is also used as a general term for mountain ranges such as both mountains and Yoshiyama (518m).

Wikipedia: 春日山 (奈良県) (JA)

Disclaimer Please be aware of your surroundings and do not enter private property. We are not liable for any damages that occur during the tours.

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