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  •   Kegon waterfall : beautiful and magnificent waterfall
  •   Lake Chuzenji : popular resort villa area for over 100 years
  •   Sengokubara short walk: panorama of wild beauty with comfortable wooden path
  •   Nikko Toshogu : brilliant and majestic legacy of Tokugawa shogunate
  •   Rinnoji temple : a prestigious temple with 1200 years history
  •   Futarasan shrine: a famous spiritual power spot


City Tochigi
Depart From Tochigi , Tokyo
Meeting Point At your hotel or the place of your convenience
Ending Point At your hotel or the place of your convenience
Departure 07:30 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Duration 11:30h   Flexible
Languages English (License)
Tour Type Private Tour ( only for you )
Number of people 1 ~ 6


360.00 USD

total price for up to 6 people

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

What to Expect

Let's enjoy the combination of the cluster of World Heritage shrines and temples and great nature of a waterfall, a lake,and forest.
7:30 Meet at your hotel or the place of your convenience.
8:30 Take Tobu express train from Asakusa ,Tokyo.
10:30 Arrive at Tobu Nikko station
11:00 Kegon waterfall . Let's go down to the deep point by the elevator and enjoy its powerful falling.
11:45 Lake Chuzenzi. Beautiful lake in high altitude .
12:15 Sengokubara forest. Amazing scenery with comfortable wooden path way.
13:30 Lunch. Let's enjoy the local specialty.
14:15 Rinnoji Temple : the temple with 1250 years history
14:45 Toshogu Shrine : the great legacy of Tokugawa shogunate
15:45 Futarasan shrine :a famous atmospheric shrine
16:15 Strolling for shopping in Nikko town
17:00 Departing for Tokyo
19:00 Arriving at Asakusa. See you off at the place of your convenience.

What‘s included

guide fee

What‘s not included

transportation( you and guide),lunch,entrance fee(total average cost about 3000 yen )

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is the transportation?

It's about 6000 per person from Tokyo to Nikko for a round ticket.
I can arrange the tickets in advance for you.

Can we change the place we visit?

Yes, we can . As long as time allows.

How much is the transportation in Nikko?

To visit the nature spots, we can buy one-day-ticket for bus (about 2600yen per person).
If you charter a taxi for the nature tour, it will cost 23000~30000yen(depends on the size of the car) . In case of group tour,I believe it is a promising option because you can use the time efficiently with comfort.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email
After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.
After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.
You’ll be able to see the guide’s e-mail address and phone number. You can contact your guide directly before the tour starts, and enjoy your tour on the day!
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Yes, by using our secure online payment system, your payment information is encrypted and you are secured against fraud and unauthorized transaction. Your credit card or PayPal account will be charged upon booking. However, if the guide does not accept your booking, the amount will be credited back to the account from which the charge was drawn.
No, our prices are 100% booking fee free – meaning the price you see is the amount you pay.
It depends on the location of your hotel and places you visit. But to give you an idea, it costs about 200-300yen for one place to the other, and the total is about 1,000yen for a full day tour.
Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.
Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.
Yes you can, but you have to pay an extra charge per person. The price depends on which guide you choose.
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Anita Anita
6 days ago , ( Solo ) , From: United States

“ Paradise on the outer edge of Tokyo ”

Kahoko expertly guided me through the labyrinth of Tokyo’s metro system for our day’s excursion to Mt. Takao. First by subway, then train, then cable car and finally we used our own two feet walking on a very civilized paved path to reach our destination. Even though our weather was picture perfect with blue skies and puffy white clouds, Mt. Fuji eluded us from the summit of Mt. Takao. That said, the sheer serenity of this location and the exquisite views make this a very worthwhile tour. Kahoko is a fantastic guide with knowledge of Tokyo and all things Japanese from food to art to architecture to history and culture. So in addition to a great hike, I learned much about Japanese culture – past and present. Thanks Kahoko for a fantastic and fulfilling day!

Thank you very much for a great review ! It was such a grateful and comfortable day for me . That was my first Mt. Takao tour that I didn't have to worry about my guest´s condition . You are really energetic and intellectual person. I really enjoyed every conversation we had . I hope you will have another chance to come to Japan. If you ever have chance to meet Paula , please give her my best regard for me. Thank you agent and take care.

2 weeks ago , ( Friends ) , From: United States

“ It was a joyful, exciting, relaxing way to see the Tokyo with and through the of women living there. ”

Kahoko greeted us with a warm welcome and had a wonderful day planned out for us beginning to end with walking to the Kabuki theater and fish market, and seeing temples and shrines along the way and boat ride to another city, sharing history past and current concerns, sampling new meals, giving guidance to gift buying ideas and ending with coffee together. This is the best way to see a city especially with a different language. Definitely would invite Kahoko to lead us again.

Thank you for the warmest review ! I had a great day with two of you , from the beginning to the end of relaxing coffee time. I´ve learned so many things from knowledgeable ladies with different culture. It was simply interesting ! I hope you will have another chance to come to Japan in different season. Thank you again and take care.

3 weeks ago , ( Family ) , From: United States

“ A wonderful day in Tokyo ”

Kahoko was terrific. Her English is very good. Her informative commentary really added to or enjoyment of all of the sights. She easily adapted to our preferences and went well beyond her commitment in order to accompany us to the location we wanted to visit after our half day tour to make sure that we found it. I would highly recommend her to anyone visiting Tokyo.

Thank you for a kind review ! I was wondering how your stay in Oedo Onsen was like. I hope you could have some relaxing and enjoyable time in the end of the journey. Please come back to Japan in cherry blossom season and take good pictures. Thank you again and take care.

3 weeks ago , ( Family ) , From: Philippines

“ Awesome Guide for Families and Foodies around Tokyo! ”

I love how patient, gracious and knowledgeable Kahoko is when it pertains to Japan culture, food, and family. We traveled with 4 boys aged 12, 9, 7, 2 and she was very helpful in managing the tour with them. My wife likes Kahoko and we wish we have more time to spend with her. She speaks English very well and very approachable. Highly recommended!

Thank you very much for a sweet review !Spending a day with your family reminded me of my own days. It was tough but also full of fun and laughter. The period of child rearing is limited , so please take care of yourselves and enjoy! I hope you will come back to Japan some day soon.

1 month ago , ( Couple ) , From: Japan

“ It was a Fabulous Day ”

Kahoko was delightful. She was very knowledgeable and interesting. We had spent two days in Tokyo prior to meeting Kahoko and had seen many of the major sites. She offered a different perspective on the city and introduced us to places we would not have seen without her. She was flexible. Her English is excellent. Clearly her goal was to ensure we had a beautiful day and she did that very successfully. We cannot say enough good things about her. We would recommend her unhesitatingly. You will be fortunate to have her as your guide.

Thank you very much for the sweetest review ! it was just delightful to have spent a day with a terrific couple like you . You gave me a certain motivation to study more about our history . culture, and politics in a better English . And one thing more to research, good Italian restaurants which offer bolonage spaghetti . Please tell your doc my biggest apologies. I hope you to come back to Japan someday soon . Thank you again and take care.

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