“Nara Asukakyo Historic Walk –the Time Trip to the Asuka Period”
This app guides you to the historic site of Asuka where the first capital of Japan was established 1400 years ago. You can walk with this app in Asuka Village located in Nara Japan and see your location in the ancient map of Asuka Period. There are audio guide which explain the historical background of the ancient capital in English, Chinese, and Korean.
Where am I in the Asukakyo?
You can find out. Please compare and contrast the maps of ancient Asuka capital from 1400 years ago with the current illustrated map of Asuka Village. Once you are in Asuka Village, your location shows up on the historic map with the GPS function.
The storytellers of the audio guide are the historical figures from the Asuka Period. On the recommended walk route which appears on the maps contain many historic stories. The storytellers will guide you through in multi-language.
The historic story audio guide
The audio guide of the spots
The computer graphic movies of the ancient palace
The audio guide is in Japanese, English, Chinese, Korean.
Maps: 3 maps
The Historic Map of Asukakyo
Asuka Walk Map (shows the recommended route)
Asuka WakuWaku Map (contains information of parking and toilet)
You can also use your native map app to compare with the above.
The Terms of Condition:
1. This app uses the network line and can not be used outside the scope of the 3G network and Wi-Fi.
2. The illustrated maps are not in the geographically correct proportion, therefore, the GPS and the location shown on the maps are not 100% accurate. We try, but please enjoy the inaccuracy itself.
3. This app is provided by Nara Prefecture. We respect the human rights. It is not our intention to interfere them by providing the maps and the contents on the app.