With one train every 45 minutes from Kyoto Statio
n, Nara is an easy “one-day” trip
from Kyoto. Express trains
( from track N° 8,9 or 10) depart roughly three times a day, though most trains are local and take over one hour. The first train actually leaves at 9.09 am but if you are not in a hurry try to take a local train and consider stopping off along the way at one or more of the places described below.0 KM - KYOTO STATION
1KM - 0h03 - TOFUKU-JI
One of the Kyoto’s largest Zen monastories
, home to a famous five-storey pagoda and to a beautiful garden is a few minutes away from the station, head south-east.