1. Leisurely visit the World Heritage Sites in Nara, including Todai-ji Temple, Kofuku-ji Temple, and Kasuga Taisha Shrine.
2. At the Kasuga Taisha Shrine, special worship services are conducted by Shinto priests or priestesses. The shrine's Mantoro Lantern Festival held twice a year (in early February and mid-August) draws worshipers and tourists alike with its brilliant lights.
3. Take a walk around Naramachi, a town brimming with rich history.
4. Experience sake tasting in Nara, the birthplace of Japanese sake, while listening to the chief brewer talk about how sake is made.