Nikko is located 145km ( 90 mil.) north of Tokyo. 100 min.-ride on comfortable limited express takes you to this beautiful national park with renowned waterfalls, lake, rivers and mountains. Within this spectacular natural environment, the town of Nikko preserves many historical architectures. Toshogu Shrine, the most gorgeous mausoleum of Tokugawa shogun completed in 1636, is the must-see for all the visitors to Nikko.
*J&Y Tour Plans :Private Nikko 1-day

Mt.Nantai and Lake Chuzenji.
Nikko has been a religious center since ancient times. People worshipped Mt. Nantai as a sacred Peak.

Sacred Shinkyo Bridge is rich with legend
360-year old cedar trees
Toshogu Shrine is the highlight ofNikko. The beautiful architectures on the shrine ground are gorgeously decorated with numerous colorful carvings. Toshogu has been designated a national treasure and listed in United Nations' World Heritage.
Some of the famous carvings at Toshogu Shrine:
A Sleeping Cat (left)
and Three Monkeys(above) ;
See no evil, speak no evil, hear no evil. The originals of 1636.
Yomeimon Gate, the main gate of Toshogu Shrine, is decorated with more than five hundred elaborate carvings.

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