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Favourite tour in Japan

I was blessed to have my guide Reiko show me beautiful Nara. I learnt so much about shinto shrines... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lauren F
via mobile
A fantastic place

Today we have been in Nara and it was simply FANTASTIC. We met our guide Makiko at the railway... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Federico Z
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NARAWALK offers daily walking tours in Nara Park. Available every day from March 1 through November 30. We also offer customized private tours to meet your needs. Visit our Facebook sites for recent tour photos etc. We also offer tours in Kyoto as...more
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1-543-65 Shikishimacho | Meet at JR Nara Station, Central Exit, Nara 631-0031, Nara Prefecture
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+81 742-48-5272
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was blessed to have my guide Reiko show me beautiful Nara. I learnt so much about shinto shrines, buddhist temples and had an amazing time playing with the deer. Would definitely recommend this tour to anybody who plans on visitng Nara! Great value for...More

Thank Lauren F
Saminakyo, マネージャー at NARAWALK, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. Following is a response from your guide, Reiko. *************** Thank you very much for your kind review! I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed our tour. I also enjoyed sharing a peasant time with you. Thank you for joining...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Today we have been in Nara and it was simply FANTASTIC. We met our guide Makiko at the railway station and we made a tour of 3 hours and more. The tour was perfect and Makiko has been very kind and has explained a lot...More

Thank Federico Z
Saminakyo, マネージャー at NARAWALK, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Following is a response from your guide, Makiko. *************** Thank you very much for your kind review! It was my great pleasure to guide such a nice couple as you two in my favorite place. And I'm very happy to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After my friend got stocked in Kyoto with backpain, i went alone in Nara. The night I arrived I saw great recommendations for Narawalk and decided to go first thing in the morning. Next day big earthquake woke me up and from that moment nothing...More

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Saminakyo, マネージャー at NARAWALK, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Following is a response from your guide, Reiko. *************** Thank you very much for your kind and warm review! Did you eat "mochi" with your sister? :) That day was very special for me, too. You must have been so...More

Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Reiko was an outstanding guide with strong English skills. She absolutely knew her history regarding the must see temples of Hiroyuki-ji (oldest wooden building in the world) and Todai-ji (world’s largest indoor Buddha). We could not have asked for a more informative and charming person...More

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Saminakyo, マネージャー at NARAWALK, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Thank you for your review. Following is a response from your guide, Reiko. *************** Thank you very much for your warm review! It was my pleasure to meet you and visit two great temples with you. I clearly remember the wonderful day we spent together....More

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We took the morning tour around Nara Park. Our guide was Motorola Kitamoto and she was so informative, personable and downright great to be with. She gave us incredible history and cultural information. We walked a lot but it was a beautiful day and we...More

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Saminakyo, マネージャー at NARAWALK, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you for your review. Following is a response from you guide, Motoko. *************** Your warm review made me very happy. Thank you very much. I treasured the time shared with you in a beautiful day. We were lucky to witness couples wearing Wedding Kimonos,...More

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Motoko spent the afternoon taking my boyfriend and myself around the majestic maze of Nara. She was able to answer our questions and gave us excellent advice for local restaurant spots. We went to many parts of Nara that we would not have explored otherwise....More

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Saminakyo, マネージャー at NARAWALK, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you for your review. Following is a response from your guide, Motoko. *************** Thank you very much for your kind review. I had a great time with you walking and talking around the small streets. I appreciate you have shared with me your insights...More

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

I went on the morning tour with the guide Motoko. There were only three of us which was nice since it gave all of us opportunities to ask questions. Motoko was very delightful to talk with and ask questions. She was very sweet and was...More

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Saminakyo, マネージャー at NARAWALK, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you for your review. Following is a response from your guide, Motoko. ************ Thank you very much for joining our tour and posting a kind review. It was my great pleasure showing you around my favorite places. I was impressed how you are eager...More

Reviewed 6 May 2018

We spent 7 hours in Nara with NARAWALK in late April. Our guide Mamiko met our four member party at the Nara train station after a short train ride from Kyoto. We all liked Mamiko the minute we met her. She is warm and friendly,...More

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Saminakyo, マネージャー at NARAWALK, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Thank you for your review. Following is a response from your guide, Mamiko. *************** Thank you kindly for your warm review! I am glad to know that all of your family members enjoyed the tour in Nara. Yes, we walked a lot and all of...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Very nice tour, walking the park in some off beaten areas. Great guides. Small groups. Great for a long discussion and questions...More

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Saminakyo, マネージャー at NARAWALK, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Thank you for your review. Responses from your guides are as follows. *************** Thank you for your kind review! I’m very glad to know that you liked the walking tour. I hope you could enjoy very peaceful atmosphere of Nara. Hope to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We spent 3 hours today walking around the huge Nara park with our guide. He was wonderful and told us a lot of history and we wouldn’t have got to see as much with out doing the tour. Highly recommend you do the tour! We...More

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Saminakyo, マネージャー at NARAWALK, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Thank you for your review. Following is a response from your guide, Shigeru. *************** Thank you very much for your kind review! I’m very glad to know that you liked the walking tour. It was also my pleasure sharing pleasant time with you. I hope...More

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leonard b
5 June 2018|
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Response from Saminakyo | Property representative |
Nara Park Classic Tour starts at 10:00 am everyday. Duration: around 3 hours. The meeting point: in front of the ticket gate of JR Nara Station. 3,000 yen per person, including entrance fee of Todaiji Temple. No... More
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tripkoito
9 December 2015|
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Response from Saminakyo | Property representative |
You can come to Nara by JR or by Kintetsu Railway. It will take about 50 minutes. By JR Nara Line, rapid trains bound for Nara run every 30 minutes.
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cc_choong
14 June 2015|
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Thank you for your inquiry! You can book our tours on our website: NARAWALK. You can easily find us from the list of Nara attractions. If you would like to take a private tour, you will need to book in advance. If you... More
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