Discover East Nara Nabari with the Kintetsu Railway Pass

Welcome to East Nara Nabari, a region rich in cultural heritage, stunning landscapes, and unforgettable experiences. Whether you’re exploring ancient temples, hiking through pristine nature, or enjoying the local cuisine, there’s something for everyone. And the best way to get around and fully enjoy everything this beautiful area has to offer is with the Kintetsu Railway Pass.

Why Choose the Kintetsu Railway Pass?

The Kintetsu Railway Passes are exclusively available to temporary visitors entering Japan for sightseeing purposes (to be eligible for purchase, you must meet these criteria). They offer incredible value and convenience for travelers. Here’s why it’s the perfect choice for your journey:

  • Unlimited Travel: Enjoy unlimited rides on Kintetsu Railway trains for 5 consecutive days*. This includes access to local, rapid, and express trains. To travel more comfortably and efficiently, you can take the limited express train by adding an extra fee (Limited Express ticket).
    *There are One-day, Two-day, Five-day, and Five-day Plus Passes. The Five-day and Five-day Plus cover all the stations in the East Nara Nabari area. The Two-day does not cover east of Sambommatsu Station. Visit the Kintetsu Railway website for the price and designated zone for each pass.
  • Wide Coverage: The Five-day and Five-day Plus passes cover a vast area, including popular destinations like Nara, Kyoto, Osaka, Nagoya, and Ise-Shima.
  • Cost-Effective: Save money while traveling. The Kintetsu Railway Passes are more economical compared to purchasing individual tickets for each journey.
  • Flexibility: The passes allow you to hop on and off as you please, giving you the freedom to explore at your own pace.

How to Purchase the Kintetsu Railway Pass

You can purchase it online or at designated locations in Japan. Visit here on the official Kintetsu website for more details.

Kintetsu Limited Express Train

Explore East Nara Nabari

With your Kintetsu Railway Pass in hand, you can experience the unique charm of the area. Here are some must-visit spots:

  • Murou-ji Temple: Known as the “Women’s Koyasan,” this serene temple offers a peaceful retreat in the midst of nature (nearest station: Muroguchi-Ono).
  • Akame 48 Waterfalls: A stunning series of waterfalls perfect for a scenic hike and an opportunity to immerse yourself in the beauty of the Japanese countryside (nearest station: Akameguchi).

Travel Tips

  • Plan Ahead: Check the Kintetsu Railway timetable and plan your journey to make the most of your pass.
  • Limited Express Train: For a more comfortable and faster journey, reserve seats on the limited express train by just adding a small extra fee to your pass.
  • Local Cuisine: Don’t miss the chance to try local specialties such as Kakinoha-zushi (persimmon leaf-wrapped sushi) and wild vegetable dishes. At Akame 48 Falls, be sure to try the buns made from sweet potatoes called Hekoki Manju (meaning Fart Buns).
  • Cultural Etiquette: Be mindful of local customs and respect the religious sites you visit.

Make the most of your visit to East Nara Nabari with the Kintetsu Railway Pass. Experience the blend of tradition, nature, and modern convenience that makes this region truly special. Happy travels!