Places to visit
Araike Pond was constructed to supply water to Nara Park in Meiji era. By the pond, there is an open space covered with grass, and benches are placed under willow trees.
- Nara Park Office
543 Shibatsuji-cho, Nara City 630-8114
- Nara Kotsu Bus (City Loop Line) from JR Nara Station, about 10 minutes walk from ‘Kencho-mae’ bus stop
- About 15 minutes walk from Kintetsu-Nara station