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What's Nara Like?

Nara is a walkable location known for its temples. Simply book a local tour to enjoy your stay a little more. Learn about the local heritage of Nara at top landmarks like Kofuku-ji Shrine and Todaiji Temple. Popular sights like Nara National Museum and Nara Park are sure to leave an impression.

Where are the Best Places to Stay in Nara?

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in Nara and the surrounding area:

  • • 16 5-star accommodations from USD 133 per night
  • • 250 4-star accommodations from USD 65 per night
  • • 1274 3-star accommodations from USD 37 per night
  • • 165 2-star accommodations from USD 12 per night
  • • 125 1-star accommodations from USD 13 per night

How to Get to Nara

Flights to Nara

  • • Osaka (ITM-Itami), 22.8 mi (36.7 km) from central Nara

Things to See and Do in Nara

What to See in Nara

  • • Kofuku-ji Shrine
  • • Todaiji Temple
  • • Nara Park
  • • Kasuga Shrine
  • • Toshodai-ji Temple

Things to Do in Nara

  • • Nara National Museum
  • • Nara Family
  • • Naramachi
  • • Naramachi Mechanical Toy Museum
  • • Nara City Museum of Photography

Other Popular Nara Attractions

  • • Yakushi-ji Temple
  • • Sarusawa-ike
  • • Heijo Palace
  • • Saidai-ji
  • • Nara Woman's University

When Is the Best Time to Visit Nara?

  • • Hottest months: August, July, September, June (average 89°F)
  • • Coldest months: February, January, December, March (average 35°F)
  • • Rainiest months: July, August, June, and September (average 4.50 inches of rainfall)