- Address: 49, Noboriojicho Sarusawa, Nara-shi, Nara, Japan
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
Sarusawa-ike - Review
Sarusawa-ike is an artificial pond situated near Kofuku ji temple. One of the most photographed site is the reflection of the five storied pagoda in the pond. The Sarusawa-ike is 360 metres in circumference and was created in the year 749. After the hustle and bustle of the prime sites in Nara, head over to the pond for some quite time. There are benches around the pond where one can have a peaceful picnic while watching the turtles soaking up sun on the submerged rocks.
How To reach Sarusawa-ike by Public Transport
- Kintestu- Nara station
Restaurants Near Sarusawa-ike
- Carrying snacks with you is recommended.
- Vending machines are available near the pond.
Love this? Explore the entire list of things to do in Nara before you plan your trip.
Fancy a good night's sleep after a tiring day? Check out where to stay in Nara and book an accommodation of your choice.
Things to Know Before Visiting Sarusawa-ike
57.82% of people who visit Nara include Sarusawa-ike in their plan
09 AM - 10 AM
27.66% of people start their Sarusawa-ike visit around 09 AM - 10 AM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Sarusawa-ike
87.34% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Sarusawa-ike