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Nara

COVID-19 Closures: State of Emergency Declared

The Japanese government has declared a month-long state of emergency for several prefectures due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes Tokyo, Yokohama, Osaka, Kyoto and Kobe.

Many facilities across Japan have already closed, and many non-essential services are expected to shut down due to the declaration, without notice.

Updated 8 April 2020

About Nara

Nara was the first permanent capital of Japan around the 8th century, and still houses a range of incredible buildings and history from that time. It is also famous for the large number of wild deer that live in the many parks and open spaces around the city.

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