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Revalue Nippon No.23


Nara prefecture is located close to the center of the Kii Peninsula with both an inland and mountainous climate in the northern region, creating extreme temperature differences. The southern mountain areas has a mountainous climate, resulting in annual precipitation ranging from 3000 to 5000 mm making the region very humid.

The eastern end of the Silk Road
Heijo-kyo was the easternmost point of the Silk Road where cultures from the Eurasia continent culminated. As a result, the very cosmopolitan Tempyo Culture was born, and you can enjoy the many cultural assets and traditions which continue to charm the world.
A treasure box of Japan’s most prominent structures
The Great Buddha Hall at Todai-ji Temple is one of the world’s largest wooden structures.
Nara also boasts the largest number of structures designated as national treasures.
Largest production of ”sumi”, supporting ”shodo”
The region is one the leading producers of ”sumi”. ”Nara sumi” is made from carbon powder, glue and perfumes, using the traditional process which was brought into Japan from China about 1300 years ago. The traditional method is still being used today.

Other place of visit


L’Auberge DE PLAISANCE Sakurai
9 room French style inn operated by ”Hiramatsu” which runs several French restaurants. Authentic French cuisine using local ingredients, coupled with the magnificent views of nature from the guest rooms are sure to satisfy your appetite and your soul.
2217 Taie, Sakurai-shi, Nara Prefecture 633-0044
Noborioji Hotel Nara
A small luxury hotel restricted to members. The 12 guest rooms are furnished in a modern style with large windows to allow guests to enjoy the four seasons. Listed in the Michelin guide as a top quality hotel, suitable for adults who want to enjoy a luxurious getaway.
40-1 Noborioji-cho, Nara-city, Nara 630-8213