If you look for a tourist attraction in Nara, I would like to recommend you to go to Nigatsudo hall in Todaiji temple in Nara city.
Todaiji Nigatsudo hall
Nigatsudo hall is a Buddhist temple which is nominated as a national treasure in Japan. Nigatsudo hall is located next to Todaiji temple, and it is open for 24 hours.
The great view from Nigatsudo hall
My recommendation is to go to Todaiji Nigatsudo hall at night because you can see the lighted lanterns here and they are so mysteriously beautiful.
Event at Nigatsudo hall
There are some traditional events held around Nigatsudo hall.
The Access and Location
It takes 20 minutes from Kintetsu Nara station on foot. You can walk to Nigatsudo hall from Todaiji temple in 5 minutes on foot.