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Nara Park

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Address: 469 Zoshicho, Nara 630-8211, Nara Prefecture
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A quick way to Nara is via the limited express train if you are coming from Kyoto ( Kyoto Station). The park is just walking distance from the train station. Activities are... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Manila, Philippines

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Manila, Philippines
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80 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A quick way to Nara is via the limited express train if you are coming from Kyoto ( Kyoto Station). The park is just walking distance from the train station. Activities are: feeding deers freely walking around park, relax and rest a bit at the gardens and there are food stalls near the path to Todaiji Temple. You can try... More 

Vienna, Austria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Beside the Todai-ji temple you have a wonderful park area. You can take a break from the thousands of tourist..enjoy a walk and if you are interested in feeding the deers ..its the right place to come.

Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It's a beautiful, very big park. The deer are adorable, and for some yen you can get deer senben (loosely translated as biscuits) to feed them with. They can get quite greedy and may gently chase after you. Might also take a bite out of your map. But they are very tame, if you like animals you'll like this park.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Feeding the deer has got to be one of the highlights of Nara Park for us. We bought two packs of the special sembei crackers for deer and had so much fun being so popular with the deer who would come and follow us to get some.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This deer park was amazing and such an experience. The deers are so friendly, they bow at you for a cracker and nudge you if you don't give them any, it doesn't hurt. We got a JR train from Kyoto which was 45 minutes. We bought ritz biscuits from the supermarket before which was a cheaper option and they ate... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Nara's park is a beautiful place where to see georgous temples and dears, it is peaceful and looks amazing during autumn or the cherry blossom season. Highly recommend.

Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This park is about an hour from Kyoto city by train but so worth visiting. the scenery is amazing , quiet and reflective. There are tame deer wandering the park as well as the shops nearby. The train station is a good place for a quick bite and even has a good quality supermarket! It was lovely in early December... More 

Rockville, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Do, you're already there, why not enjoy the park and the dears in the park. You can freely feed the dears, who be happy to come to you and get close photo with you.

Manila, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a park with a lot of trees, open spaces and deer. You can pet the deer and feed them, they're very peaceful and won't harm you unless provoked, (I wouldn't provoke them anyway, the Japanese regard them as holy/Godly beings, - at least from what I learned) Walking further down, theres a woodland where you can see century old... More 

Westminster, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a beautiful area just to walk around with excellent shrines nearby. The deer are the best part though, they are very friendly and will walk right up to you and let you pet them.

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