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Nikko Toshogu Shrine and Kegon Waterfall Tour from Tokyo

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10 hrs 30 mins
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Uncover Nikko's historic charm on a day trip from Tokyo with visits to the stunning Toshogu Shrine, Kegon Waterfall, and Chuzenji Lake.


  • Visit the Nikko Toshogu Shrine and learn about the carvings that tell stories of Japan's fascinating history from your guide.

  • Get the chance to see one of Japan's tallest waterfalls – Kegon Waterfall before visiting the clear waters of Chuzenji Lake.

  • Choose to take a dip in Nikko's traditional hot spring or opt for a traditional Nikko souvenir as a special keepsake.

  • Fun Fact: The Nikko Toshogu Shrine houses the final resting place of Tokugawa Ieyasu, the founder of the Tokugawa Shogunate, which ruled Japan for over two centuries.


  • Day tour from Tokyo

  • English/Chinese-speaking guide

  • Round-trip transportation

  • Access to Nikko Toshogu Shrine

  • Access to Hot Spring (optional)

  • Nikko traditional souvenir (optional)

cancellation policy

These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Mystical Journey to Nikko's Heritage and Natural Beauty

Head towards the Nikko Toshogu Shrine from Tokyo in a comfortable coach. This UNESCO World Heritage site is one of Japan's most lavish shrines. Here, you will be immersed in Japan's history as you learn about the enduring legacy of the Tokugawa shogunate. Your English and Chinese-speaking guide will provide in-depth context about the shrine's intricate carvings and colorful embellishments.

Visit the Kegon Waterfall and Traditional Hot Spring

Head towards Kegon Waterfall – one of Japan’s top three waterfalls standing at around 100 meters tall, it is also the only exit for Lake Chuzenji's waters. Hear captivating stories of the waterfall and the surrounding area from your guide. Unwind at a traditional hot spring. or opt for a traditional Nikko souvenir. The next stop on your tour is Chuzenji Lake – the largest lake in Tochigi Prefecture, formed 20,000 years ago. The drive to the lake is a winding mountain road which is also one of the locations where the movie Initial D was filmed. This itinerary offers flexibility, allowing you to tailor the experience to suit your interests. The fusion of history, spirituality, and natural beauty makes this tour a magnificent exploration into the heart of Japan's cultural heritage.

Important Information

  • Your experience may be subject to change, due to typhoons or snowstorms.

  • All children must be accompanied by an adult. One adult for one infant.


  • Note that the following is/are not allowed on this tour: large bags, and visible tattoos.
  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.

  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the scheduled time of your tour to avoid any delays.

Meeting Point

  • Meet your guide at SMBC Bank Shinjuku Nishiguchi.

  • Address: 1 Chome-7-1 Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku City, Tokyo 160-0023, Japan.

  • Landmark: Ground floor on the left-hand-side of the Shinjuku L Tower Starbuck.

  • Guide Identifier: Your guide will be holding a yellow flag "ONTABI" at the meeting point.

Get Directions to the Meeting Point

Getting There

By Bus

  • The closest bus stop is Shinjuku Sta. Nishiguchi-Chūō-Dōri(West Exit). It is a quick 2-minute walk to the meeting point.

  • Board bus Inn 75 entrance/exit to get you there.

By Subway

  • The closest subway station is Shinjuku-nishiguchi Station. It is a quick 5-minute walk to the meeting point.

  • Board subway Oedo Line to get you there.

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