The convention hall of Nara Kasugano International Forum “IRAKA” (http://www.i-ra-ka.jp/en/). It is located in the center of Nara National Park, which is famous for its beauty and many friendly deer, and is nearby Todaiji (Eastern Great Temple), which is one of the historically significant temples in Japan and houses the world's largest bronze statue of the Buddha. There are many reasonable hotels the two train stations, about 30 minutes’ walk from the conference venue.
- From Kintetsu Nara Sta.: Exit out of "Exit 5," ride bus No.2 departs from bus stop No.1., and get off at “Daibutsu-den Kasuga-taisha Mae” stop. (4min.; Fare: JPY 210)
- From JR Nara Sta.: Exit out of "East Gate," ride bus No.2 departs from bus stop No.2., and get off at “Daibutsu-den Kasuga-taisha Mae” stop. (8min.; Fare: JPY 210)
- 6min. from Kintetsu Nara Sta.
- 9min. from JR Nara Sta.
1.4km 18mins walk from Kintetsu Nara Sta.