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Nara City Tourist Information Center

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Maps and stamps

Not only can the staff provide helpful free maps of Nara but the centre also has free stamps and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Wombling_Free_7548
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Information Center in the Old Train Station

Nara City Tourist Information Center is located in the Old JR Train Station. The structure itself... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
YTCHENG
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Hong Kong, China
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6 days ago
“Maps and stamps ”
1 week ago
“Information Center in the Old Train Station”
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1082 Sanjohommachi, Nara 630-8122, Nara Prefecture
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+81 742-27-2223
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Not only can the staff provide helpful free maps of Nara but the centre also has free stamps and ink pads. Right by the JR Nara station so worth popping in.

Thank Wombling_Free_7548
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nara City Tourist Information Center is located in the Old JR Train Station. The structure itself is nice and attractive while the staff there are helpful and be able to converse in English. For visitors, they can enter the center and get the travel assistance...More

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff here go out of there way to assist you drawing on Maps given free to show you to your destination.

Thank nigsandmary
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Definitely worth stopping by to get some explanations and maps. They speak good English and the staff is so friendly. It also hosts under the same roof a very nice Starbucks cafe so in a hot day as the one we were there, it was...More

Thank Aba1968
Reviewed 16 April 2018

The Nara City Tourist Information Center is located in front of Nara JR Station. It is an ancient structure converted into an information center to facilitate visitors while traveling to Nara. The staff there speaks good English and you can get free city maps there...More

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent tourist office. Not only good to get information but if you have kids they teach them how to do origami, write their names in Japanese etc.

Thank MayaTom
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Excellent information obtained from this Centre before we started our day trip in Nara. The staff were knowledgeable and friendly. We were given really good advice on what route to take and what to achieve in the day. There were also really cute deer-themed souvenirs....More

Thank AraleMelbourne
Reviewed 26 October 2017

I had part a day to spend in Nara and the tourist information center provided excellents suggestions. Good English is spoken and a great map in English of the major sites in town is available.

Thank DYA717
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We went there to get a map and a little explanation about Nara. The person who helped us was very detail with lots of information. We were absolutely glad we met him!

Thank sheilicious
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We had originally planned our visit to Nara to just involve a visit to the Todaji temple and its cuddly, furry residents, the deer. But we saw this sign of the tourist center outside the train station when looking for directions to Todaji, and it...More

Thank Travel3nthusiast
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