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Nara Student Guide

Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:15 PM

Nara Student Guide
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Join our FREE and PRIVATE guided English tours in Nara city! Nara Student Guide is a volunteer group with more than 50 years of history, and it has been run by local university students who love to share Japanese culture and the history of Nara with...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:15 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Nara, Nara Prefecture
+81 742-26-4753
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When we first got to nara, it was so cold but our guide Tomoka chan greeted us with such warm hospitality. My mother was having difficultes walking too much so she changed the itenary a little to accommodate more resting time while trying to stick...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The experience was great, we really got to know Nara and its history with our guide Yumi. She was the nicest and kindest person! also she explained to us a lot of Japanese culture, answering all of our questions. She was expecting us at the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Alexia A
Reviewed February 28, 2019 via mobile

It was a surprising and AMAZING visit to the históric city of Nara. Very gratefull!!! Ayane was an incredible person. Thanks a lot for your help. You put The name of NARA in The higgest !!

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed February 19, 2019 via mobile

Usally my boyfriend and I are use to big groups, however, this time it was just us two and our awesome amazing tour guide Yuko!!! We've done many walking tours before, but by far this was our FAVOURTIE ONE!!! We didnt plan on a set...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank JUNELYN M
Reviewed January 27, 2019

Hello there ! My wife and i visited Osaka Japan sometime ago Googled on where to go nearby Osaka and saw many recommendation to Nara, Eventually decided that Nara is a must go Was actually recommended to approach Nara Student guide for the guided tour...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank domokun
Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile

We checked into the Centurion Hotel in Nara and found a pamphlet mentioning about booking a student guide. We discussed a little and went ahead and registered. In hindsight, we believe that was one of the best decisions we made during our time in Japan....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Prasanna J
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