Nikko is located in the northern part of the Kanto region, Tochigi prefecture. Since it became a mausoleum of the first Shogun, Tokugawa Ieyasu, and the third, Tokugawa Iemitsu, during the Edo period, it has been thriving as a town of Nikko Toshogu Shrine.
There are many historical buildings, and Nikko Futarasan Shrine and Nikkosan Rinnoji Temple are world heritage sites as “Nikko Shrines and Temples”. Also blessed with abundant nature, popular spots such as Kegon Falls and Lake Chuzenji are the recommended sightseeing spots in Nikko area.
Most popular Nikko tour from Tokyo
Nikko 1-Day Bus Tour : World Heritage of Nikko Toshogu, Lake Chuzenji, Kegon Falls is the most popular Nikko tour from Tokyo. This is a full-day tour departing from KEIO PLAZA HOTEL in Shinjuku. Lunch is optional.
This tour visit Nikko Toshogu Shrine, Kegon Fall and some other places.
There is no cancellation fee if you cancel this tour at least 7-days in advance.
This tour involves a long-hour drive in bus. So if you do not like to spend hours in the bus, then choose a tour that uses train.
Nikko Day-tours from Tokyo
Nikko is a perfect one day destination from Tokyo. There are so many Nikko tours conducted from Tokyo everyday. Bus tours, train tours, group tours, and private tours with guide are all available.