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Nara Park

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Address: 469 Zoshicho, Nara 630-8211, Nara Prefecture
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Phone Number: +81 742-22-0375
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Beautiful, and Romantic

A really large park with deer all around and a few romantic spots. We easily spent an entire afternoon here walking and feeding the deers. Deer crackers add to the fun, but be... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A really large park with deer all around and a few romantic spots. We easily spent an entire afternoon here walking and feeding the deers. Deer crackers add to the fun, but be sure to ration them (or they will eat them all!) There is a pagoda on the water that is really beautiful and there were many people taking... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Peaceful place with lots of Deer's walking around you. you can see many historical temples and learn Japanese culture. you can actually buy a deer biscuit to feed them,Be careful once you feed them ,they will follow you for long time. Its so beautiful, feels like a heaven there. Can't wait to visit next year again ;D

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We went to Nara Park by train and were greeted by deers! We bought cookies for them and they approach you if you have cookies. They are everywhere. There were also temples at the park. Such a relaxing trip!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

it's beautiful park, just beside the train station. you could just come to nara only to see or play with the deers around. if you want to surrounded by them you better buy the snacks nearby then they will definitely will come to you.. just becareful they may become overexcited..

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice park. Nice autumn foliage. Nice deers. Nice walk. Nice weather. Thumb up. Should visit this place if near Osaka or Kyoto :)

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

If you imagine Kyoto to be a small town with lots of temples, you're wrong. Nara is more like the Kyoto of your imagination. It's a small city with a proportionately large temple park that is filled with well preserved villages and temples unspoiled by the large crowds of Kyoto. But don't get the idea that Nara is second class... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

buy some crackers for the deer, but don't let them see you or they will stalk you until you give up the crackers. It's a great park, with lots of beautiful trees, especially in the Fall and Cherry Blossom seasons.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

You cannot avoid Nara park if you are in Nara ! The place is nice with deers, but at times trouble as well. All major temples are around the park does not require special trip.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed our second visit to Nara park. Originally we wanted to take city loop bus. But one friendly local lady advised us to walk. She couldnt speak english but we knew she was suggesting we walked instead. She was right! We had a good walk. We stopped by a small place for lunch. With good meal in traditional japanese rice... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You will be able to get close up with the friendly deers and feed them biscuits which u can buy at a cheap price. You can enjoy walking around the park visiting beautiful Temples and the landscapes.

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