Experience Nara Time in Japan

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Experience Nara Time in Japan

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Night Viewing Bus bound for Mt. Wakakusa

Friday - Sunday, and Public Holiday, August 1 - September 26, 2021

Nara Park (a.k.a. Deer Park) is known as a place where you can meet and greet deer in the daytime. However, there is also a great night view spot just behind the park, the grass-covered mountain 'Mount Wakakusa'. Between August 1 and September 26, 2021, a special shuttle bus operates on Fridays to Sundays and Public Holidays from JR Nara Station and Kintetsu Nara Station to Mount Wakakusa. You can casually hop on without reservation.

Operation period:
Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holidays, August 1 - September 26, 2021

Route:
(Night view bus)
JR Nara Sta. Exit East Platform 4 (7:30 p.m.) - Kintetsu Nara Sta. Nara Kotsu Bus Platform 20 (7:35 p.m.) - Mount Wakakusa (8:00 p.m.) - enjoy view for approx. 30 min. - Kencho mae (8:53 p.m.) - Kintetsu Nara Sta. (8:55 p.m.) - JR Nara Sta. (9:00 p.m.)

(Twilight bus)
JR Nara Sta. Exit East Platform 4 (6:15 p.m. [5:45 p.m.] ) - Kintetsu Nara Sta. Nara Kotsu Bus Platform 20 (6:20 p.m. [5:50 p.m.]) - Mount Wakakusa (6:45 p.m. [6:15 p.m.]) - enjoy view for approx. 1 hour. - Kencho mae (8:08 p.m. [7:38 p.m.]) - Kintetsu Nara Sta. (8:10 p.m. [7:40 p.m.]) - JR Nara Sta. (8:15 p.m. [7:45 p.m.])

Price:
Adults 600 yen, Children (up to elementary school children) 300 yen
*Please note that operation may be cancelled due to adverse weather conditions.

Basic Information

Address Mount Wakakusa
Access Bus Stops:
・JR Nara Sta. Exit East Platform 4
・Kintetsu Nara Sta. Nara Kotsu Bus Platform 20
Inquiries Nara Kotsu Bus 0742-20-3100
Website 奈良交通ウェブサイトhttps://www.narakotsu.co.jp/
Notes

夕日スポットとしても人気の若草山山頂 Beautiful sunset from Mt. Wakakusa

若草山山頂也是欣賞夕陽的人氣景點

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Area Information

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