A Day Trip to Nikko from Tokyo

Enjoy the World Heritage Site, Nikko Toshogu Shrine, and Nature

Nikko is a tourist destination located about 150km north of Tokyo. Here, you can find the Nikko Toshogu Shrine, a registered World Heritage site. The Toshogu Shrine is a Shinto shrine dedicated to Tokugawa Ieyasu, the first shogun of the Tokugawa shogunate (1603-1867). Its precincts are home to many lavish wooden buildings, including the Yomeimon Gate shown in the photo above. If you are interested in traditional Japanese architecture, it would be a good idea to consider this tour among the first options for tours departing from Tokyo.

In addition to the Toshogu Shrine, Nikko offers a chance to enjoy stunning natural beauty. You can visit the Kegon Falls, which have a height of about 97 meters, the Irohazaka Winding Road, which is beautiful in autumn, and Lake Chuzenji, a beautiful lake surrounded by mountains.

This tour includes a chartered car trip from Tokyo to explore Nikko. Although you can also get to Nikko using JR or Tobu Railway from Tokyo, using a car will allow you to efficiently visit the famous sites.

Basic Information

Location Nikko (Tochigi Prefecture)
Main destinations: Nikko Toshogu Shrine, Kegon Falls, Lake Chuzenji
Meeting place:Your hotel
Duration All year round
Tour Details About 10 hours tour
Driver: Japanese and English
Optionally, you can have an English-speaking guide accompany you
Tour Type Paid Tours
Eligibility Anyone is welcome to participate.
URL GETYOURGUIDE: Nikko World Heritage Private Tour From Tokyo By Car & Van



Private Day Trip to Nikko from Tokyo: UNESCO and Nature

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