About the Shrine / General information


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From JR / Kintetsu Nara Station, take a bus bound for Kasuga Taisha Honden and get off at “Kasuga Taisha Honden ”. Close to the bus stop. Or, take a Shinai Junkan (City Loop Line) or Sotomawari Junkan (City Loop Line Outer Circle) bus, get off at “Kasuga Taisha Omote Sando ”, and walk 10 minutes.

*Bus routes and schedules may change. Please check in advance.

Hours April - September:  6:00 - 18:00
October - March:  6:30 - 17:00
Special admission to the front of the Main Sanctuary:  8:30 - 16:00
  • Special admission area closed from around March 8 - March 13 and around December 20 - January 7
  • It is also closed from 9:40 - 12:00 pm on the following days: the 1st, 11th, and 21st day of each month, the Coming-of-Age Day in January, Setsubun in February, February 17, March 14 and 15, April 3, the third Friday of May, May 5, May 10, August 7, August 15, October 9, November 3 and 23, December 17.
    (Closing hours may vary)
  • May be closed at times other than those above for irregular ceremonies.
Meoto Daikokusha:  9:00 - 16:30
Kasugataisha Museum:  10:00 - 17:00 (Last admission at 16:30)
Botanical Garden:  March - November, 9:00 - 17:00 (Last admission at 16:30)
December - February, 9:00 - 16:30 (Last admission at 16:00)
(Opening hours may vary due to ceremonies or events)
Admission fees
(tax included)
Special admission to the front of the Main Sanctuary: ¥500
Kasugataisha
Museum
¥500 for adults
¥300 for college/senior high school students
¥200 for junior/elementary school students
Man’yo
Botanical Garden
¥500 for adults
¥250 for children
Groups of 20 or more ¥400 for adults
¥200 for children
Parking lot 100 spaces for buses and normal-sized cars
Hours:
February - November:  7:30 - 17:00
December - January:  7:30 - 16:30

♦Parking fees
Buses: ¥2500
Normal-sized cars: ¥1000
Busses only to drop off passengers: ¥1000
Motorbikes: ¥300
Inquiries 160 Kasugano-cho, Nara City, Nara, Japan
Tel. (0742) 22-7788
FAX. (0742) 27-2114

Kasugataisha shrine  160 Kasugano-cho Nara-shi 630-8212, Japan Tel. 0742-22-7788 / Fax. 0742-27-2114
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