Nigatsudo hall is a Buddhist temple which is nominated as a national treasure in Japan. You can see a so beautiful sunset from Nigatsudo hall.
Mt. Wakakusa is one of the famous spots where you can see a great night views.
It is next to Nara city so you can easily get to the mountain from the city.
Omiwa Shrine is the oldest shrine in Japan. It’s in Sakurai City where you can go from Nara city in 30 minutes by train. In the Kojiki and Nihon Shoki which are the Japanese oldest chronicles, there is a mention about the establishment of this shrine.