Most Instagenic Spots In Nara Prefecture

Here're most instagenic spots in Nara Prefecture, Japan. There're many instagram worthy spots you can get 'like' in your SNS, such as 'Nara Park' with many wild deer, and 'Hannya-ji Temple' known for cosmos blooming in autumn. Then, we selected best instagenic ones from 'special places to travel in Japan' that were posted in City's Pride by travelers and the locals who have actually been to Nara.

14 Most Instagenic Spots In Nara Prefecture

Yoshino Mountain

Scenic Hiking In Autumn! Panoramic Fall Foliage View Of Yoshino Mountains

Yoshino Mountain is a famous cherry blossom spot in spring, and also its fall foliage in autumn is beautiful. The colored leaves spread to the whole of mountain, and it comes down gradually, so you can enjoy it for a long term. You must see them from Hanayagura Observatory!

Houki-ji Temple

The Oldest Three-storied Pagoda! A World Heritage & Sunset & Cosmos

Houki-ji Temple is a world heritage and has an oldest three-storied pagoda in Japan. Many camera-lovers get together to take pictures of the pagoda glowing in the setting sun! In autumn, colorful cosmos are in full bloom at fallow fields around the temple, so you can see the pagoda in collaboration with cosmos!

Han'nya-ji Temple

A Photogenic Cosmos Temple To Visit In Autumn

Han'nya-ji Temple is well known as a cosmos temple. From September to November, there're 150 thousand and 30 kinds of cosmos are in bloom. It's very photogenic to take pictures of a temple and 13 storied stone pagoda over the cosmos!

Nanatsumori

What A Cute♡ Muffins Of Mountains In Nara

In the site of a popular café 'Nanatsumori' in Nara, okashiya kiiro sells 'OYAMUFFIN' that is named the same as mountains in Nara. They are photogenic, and also very delicious!

K COFFEE

Goldfish Town! A Novel 'Goldfish Telephone Box' At A Coffee Stand

The biggest goldfish producing center, Yamato-koriyama. This 'Goldfish Telephone Box' is in front of a coffee stand renovated from a gas station. Its uniqueness excite the eyes of passers-by.

Kasuga Taisha Shrine

Only The Term Of Shikinen-zoutai! Cute White-deer Oracle Of Kasuga-taisha Shrine

Carving deer with an oracle (omikuji) in its mouth is popular, but a white-deer oracle given only during Shikinen-zoutai (repair of the shrine) is talked about its cuteness. Harry up, it's going to end in a short time!

Heijo Palace

Heijokyo Tempyo Festival At Heijo Palace Once Used Be A Capital

Summer festival held at a vast site of Heijo Palace. This summer, the lighting event 'TOUKAE' was held at night, the sky changing its color every moment and the fantastic candle lights are wonderful. Look forward to this event in autumn, too!

Hase-dera Temple

Another World Behind The Gate! Great Views Harmonizing With Nature In Hase-dera

Hase-dera Temple has so long and beautiful 399 steps. For it's called 'flower temple', you can enjoy seeing peony and cherry blossoms in summer, hydrangea in summer, autumn leaves, winter-peony and winter-cherry blossoms. What's more, the lush mountain seen from the main temple is just amazing view.

Yata-dera Temple

Hydrangeas As Far As The Eye Can See! Hydrangea Temple With 60 Kinds & 10 Thousand Trees

Famed as a hydrangea temple in Nara, Yata-dera has as many as 10 thousand trees and 60 kinds of hydrangeas including rare ones. We never get tired of watching the differences between the kind at a sample garden.

Nara Park

So Many Wild Deer As A National Natural Treasure

In a large park, you can see many wild deer here and there! Please enjoy feeding them shika-sembei (cracker for deer), touching and stroking gently, and taking pictures with them.

Mt. Katsuragi Natural Azalea Park

Amazing Hiking In Red Mountain! Azalea Flowers As Far As The Eye Can See

Mt. Katsuragi is famous for azalea and called as 'one million azaleas in one glance'. They're all volunteer azaleas! The mountain colored in red is like an amazing red carpet! 'Cause there're many benches, it's nice for you to bring lunches and enjoy amazing hiking!

Umami Kyuryo Park

Enjoy Colorful Spring♡ Exciting Tulip In Full Bloom

Umami Kyuryo Park is a large prefectural park with ancient tombs and rich nature. There're about 500 thousand tulips and spring flowers in the park! You can enjoy various seasonal flowers whenever you visit the park.

Fujiwara Palace Site

I Want To See Forever More! Collaboration Of Cherry Blossom & Canola Flowers

Fujiwara Palace was the first town that imitated Chinese one. Around the site, you can see the seasonal flowers, especially in spring, the collaboration of cherry blossoms and canola flowers! You must feel refreshed by the lovely spring colors of pink and yellow!

Takami-no Sato

One Thousand Weeping Cherry Blossom Trees At One Glance

The weeping cherry blossom (Shidare Zakura) can be seen in only this season. In fact, the new trees are planted every year and there're about 1200 weeping cherry blossom trees here.

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