Nara: Heart of Nature Temple, Forest, & Waterfall Bike Tour

Activity provider: Japan Tour Adventure

Nara: Heart of Nature Temple, Forest, & Waterfall Bike Tour

Activity provider: Japan Tour Adventure

From US$ 114.22 per person

Explore Nara's beautiful nature, away from regular tourist spots. Take a guided bike tour that mixes sport, nature, and Japanese history and culture into a unique experience.

About this activity

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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French
Private or small groups available


  • Explore the city on two wheels and enjoy the ride
  • Escape the city and explore the mountain and forest around it
  • Learn about japanese knives from a 750 years old knife maker shop
  • Reach the top of Wakakusayama and enjoy the mind blowing view with a light snack
  • Ride through the Kasugayama Primeval Forest, World Heritage Site and explore hidden gems in the forest
Full description
The Heart Of Nature Tour includes the top of Wakakusayama, the hidden temple of Kofukuji, Uguisunotaki Waterfall, and the Kasugayama Primeval Forest and its Buddhist statues carved in stone. You also make a brief stop, before leaving the city, by the very well-known katana and actual Japanese cooking knife maker, Kikuichi. The tour provides a unique vision of the Japanese countryside in Nara Prefecture. This tour includes a lunch break and a light morning snack. The tour is a 10:00 A.M departure and will usually finish by 15:00 ~ 16:00. Welcome to Nara, Everyone.
  • English / Japanese Bilingual Guide
  • Top Quality Cross Bike
  • Helmet (if requested)
  • Morning snack at the top of the mountain
  • Water refill
  • Lunch in the forest
  • Water bottle
  • Extra food
  • Extra drinks
  • Shopping and/or souvenirs
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People who can't ride a bike

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Meeting point

Meet your guide by the bike base near the "Toichi Shougakko" bus stop. (東市小学校)。 Find the bike base by looking for "Japan Tour Adventure in Nara" on Google Map. Youtube link to follow instructions by bus from JR Nara Station and Kintetsu Nara Station.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport

Know before you go

  • Please, make sure you can ride a bike properly
  • Guests who book this tour must have a reasonable stamina and physical condition
  • This tour might be cancelled if it rains

Product ID: 387097