Mid tour 3:

The Ancient Capital Heijo and Temples in World Heritage Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara Area


Course: Heijo Palce Site, Heijokyo Museum, Kikuichi Monjusiro Kanenaga (Lunch), Todaiji Temple and Yakushiji Temple.
Meeting time / place: 8:30 / Ryoshinkan in Doshisha university
Transportation: Bus
Time: 9:00 – 17:45
Cost: JPY 10,000
Leader(s):
Passenger capacity: 40 (Minimum number: 25)

Suzakumon(the main gate of Heijo palace)UNESCO world heritage site is

Heijo Place,

Todaiji templ is one of the new-type of archaeological museum, opened in 2007. It provides not only many kinds of unearthed objects serving as hands-on exhibits for children but also opportunities for visitors to actively participate in various activities conducted by the museum. Enjoy engagement with local archaeology!

CC BY 2011 Mith Huang

Yakushiji Temple is

Lunch is included. We will stop at the restaurant ‘Eiraku’ run by the traditional swordsmith Kikuichi Monju Shiro Kanenaga  (Japanese hot pot, Stewed fish, Tofu, Sake, etc.)

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