Full-Day Private Guided Tour in a Japanese Mountain: Yoshino, Nara

Come with me to discover Yoshino, in the South of Nara prefecture! Surrounded by nature and inside mountains, Yoshino is the place to visit especially during the beautiful sakura season, better between April 13~15. But even out season, Yoshino is a high place of History, mostly with Kukai, Buddhist monk from the 9th century the Southern Imperial Court of Japan (14th century).
* Duration: 8 hours
* Starts: Yoshino, Japan
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




Come with me to discover Yoshino, in the South of Nara prefecture! Surrounded by nature and inside mountains, Yoshino is the place to visit especially during the beautiful sakura season, better between April 13~15. But even out season, Yoshino is a high place of History, mostly with Kukai, Buddhist monk from the 9th century the Southern Imperial Court of Japan (14th century).

Itinerary
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Stop At: Mt. Yoshino, Yoshino-cho, Yoshino-gun Nara Prefecture

We will take the bus from Yoshinojingu stop to Okusenbonguchi stop. The view of the nature and of the city down is worth it!

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Kinbu Shrine, 1292, YoshInoyama, Yoshino-cho, Yoshino-gun 639-3115 Nara Prefecture

We will stop at Kinpu shrine, part of the Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the Kii Mountain Range, UNESCO World Heritage.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Yoshino Mikumari Shrine, 1612 Yoshinoyama, Yoshino-cho, Yoshino-gun 639-3115 Nara Prefecture

This shrine is also a part of the UNESCO World Heritage.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Yoshimizu Shrine, Yoshinoyama, Yoshino-cho, Yoshino-gun 639-3115 Nara Prefecture

Its view is wonderful, especially during the Sakura blossom. It is also a high place of history with the Southern Court of Japan (14th century).

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Kinpusenji Temple, Yoshinoyama, Yoshino-cho, Yoshino-gun 639-3115 Nara Prefecture

The pilgrims buddhist monks welcome you in this temple where you still can feel the presence of Kukai, monk from the 9th century.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Hanayagura, Yoshinoyama, Yoshino-cho, Yoshino-gun Nara Prefecture

The view to the nature and the old town is wonderful, especially during the Sakura blossom.

Duration: 30 minutes