Asukamura NARA Tour Osaka Departure

Beautiful Scenery History
84,700 JPY - / person
About 7 hours
Language: English

What we'll do

This tour visits Asuka Village in Nara Prefecture, approximately one hour from Namba, Osaka.
Historical sites from the Asuka period (550-710 CE) still remain in the area.

Meeting Place

Please come to the East Gates.


Price per person (tax included)
84,700 JPY - / person
Max participants
Up to 10 people
Hosted in English
Things you need to know before the tour

Please wear comfortable clothing.

What is included in the tour price
Transportation, Admission fee


  1. 1
    Asuka Rental Bicycle Shop

    Rent electric bicycles at the bike rental shop adjacent to Asuka Station. The electric-assist system allows you to enjoy cycling and the scenery with plenty of energy to spare.

  2. 2
    Tachibana Temple

    The date of its founding is unknown. It is said to be the birthplace of Prince Shotoku, and one of the seven temples built by Prince Shotoku in the 8th century. In the 8th century, it was a large temple with 66 halls, arranged in the Shitennoji style. Today, only a few halls remain, including the main hall (Taishiden), which was rebuilt in the Edo period. A seated statue of Prince Shotoku from the Muromachi period (Important Cultural Property) and an attractive statue of Nyoirin Kannon (Goddess of Mercy) can also be seen.

  3. 3
    Okadera Temple

    According to temple legend, Oka-dera Temple was founded approximately 1,300 years ago, and was built by monk Gien at the behest of Emperor Tenchi. The name "Ryuugai-ji" is said to have come from the fact that the monk Gien, with his legal power, was able to contain an evil dragon that was destroying the land of Asuka and tormenting the farmers by covering it with a large stone and reforming it.


Today is always the most enjoyable day.

Hello, my name is Taku. I have been guiding visitors to Japan as an interpreter guide mainly in the Kansai area since 2015. I do not have any special expertise, but I aim to provide friendly guidance so that you feel as if you are visiting your relatives living in Japan. If you want to enjoy your trip, please contact me.

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84,700 JPY - / person