What to Expect
Nikko is blessed with natural and artificial beauty. In this tour you can enjoy both of them in a day.
1. Natural beauty
Kegon waterfall and Lake Chuzenji are located on the foot of Mt. Nantai with 2,500 meters above the sea. The lake is 25 kilometers around and filled with pure water. A river that flows from the lake forms Kegon waterfall with a drop of 100 meters. Those three composes a magnificent view in this area and it will be a great memory for you in Japan.
2. Artificial beauty
Another attraction in Nikko is the artificial beauty of religious facilities. You'll be surprised to see those elaborate carvings that cover the buildings of Nikko Toshogu shrine built in the 17th century.
3. Other adventures
If you're interested in samurai or traveling with your children, it might be fun to visit Nikko Edo Wonderland, a theme park of Edo period. In this tour you'll visit Toshogu shrine in the morning and enjoy the park in the afternoon. Both areas are connected with free shuttle bus.