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SUMMER SPECIAL: Kegon Falls, Toshogu & Rinouji Temple etc.

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Nikko, which has been acknowledged as World Heritage in 1999, has temples and shrines with awesome sculptures and Kegon Falls are awesome!


We will ride a Tobu Limited Express train for approximately two hours from the west side of Tokyo area to visit there.


You can enjoy Yuba (tofu skin), which is one of the local specialities, buckwheat noodles or curry and rice etc. as lunch.

Nikko Tour Guide - Yoko T.
Yoko T.
4.84 / 5
(133 reviews)
08:30 AM

Meeting Point

At JR Nippori Station/ Tobu Asakusa Station or other station (unless you choose the hotel meetup option)

Kegon Falls (Elevators: Adult ¥550, Elementary School Student ¥330)

Shinkyo Bridge ( You can cross the bridge, if you pay ¥300, Sr. High School Student ¥200, Jr. High & Elementary School Student ¥100)

Rinnoji Temple (Sanbutsudo&Daiyuin Set Ticket: Adult ¥900, Elementary School &Jr. High School Student ¥400)

Toushogu Shrine (Adult/Sr. High School Student ¥1300, Elementary&Jr. High School Student¥450)

Option: Kanaya Samurai House:1st Cottage for Westerners (Adult ¥400, Children under 12 years old ¥200)

Ending Point

At your hotel or the places you prefer to during the tour

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

Guiding fee, The guide's Admission fee

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What‘s not included

Transportation fare (You and guide: From Tokyo to Tobu Nikko, round trip is approximately¥6000, Lake Chuzenji Bus Pass ¥2000 )

meals, snacks, beverages,

Admission Fee (please check the highlights for the fee)

Tour Important Information

ONLY during JULY, AUGUST and up to September 14.


To check the Limited Express vacancy, please contact me TWO or THREE DAYS IN ADVANCE of the touring date, preferably a week in advance.


Sometimes it is difficult to get seats on the bus to Lake Chuzenji (Kegon Falls), so smaller group is preferable.

We will take the Tobu Limited Express which leaves 9:00 from Asakusa/ 9:12 from Kitasenju, which gets to Tobu Nikko at 10:54, so please be punctual.

Or maybe you can opt for the JR Tobu Limited Express if you're staying close to Shinjuku.

I will check the train timetables and suggest which station to meet you based on where your hotel is.


We will walk a lot, so please wear walking shoes like sneakers.

There is no way of avoiding stairs. The Accessibility of the World Heritage is extremely low.

Nikko is cooler than Tokyo.


The temples and shrines close at 17:00 from April 1.


If you don't want to walk so much and you don't want to visit all the spots in the highlights, please feel free to send a message or tell me the day we meet. Or if you can get up earlier and want to cover more sites, please let me know in your message. I will be flexible based on your requests.

Important message from the supplier

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It will be first booked, first served basis, but could you make inquiries before booking?


If you're interested in TOKYO, MOUNT FUJI, or NIKKO, please CHECK the TOURS before you make inquiries.


(Some transportation for Mount Fuji or Nikko might be fully booked if you do last minute booking.)


I could also guide KYOTO, HIMEJI etc. if you will cover my transportation fare round trip from Tokyo.


If you'd like a car chartered, please check the PRIVATE CARS TOUR by yourself.

It's concerned with your budget, so I'm afraid I cannot make arrangements for that, but I will be happy to guide you with the car you chartered.


It's impossible to make quotes without knowing the spots you would like to visit.

Nikko and Mount Fuji are approximately two hours on Limited Express from Shinjuku or Asakusa.

Tokyo is not a compact city, but a huge one.


If you have difficulties with stairs, please tell me in your message. Thank you.

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Nikko Tour Reviews

Great Tour of Tokyo

We had a lovely guide in Tokyo, Yoko, who was with us for two days. Her English was impeccable. The first day she took us to the main shrines Meiji - Jingu ( where we saw several wedding parties) and Senso-ji along with teaching us how to navigate the metro and train system! We wanted ramen for lunch and Yoko delivered! We found Yoko easy to be with and full of energy - she gave information easily without having to prompt her. She never wearies of questions either! We were familiar with the shogunate eras but she was able to fill in all the blanks for us without drowning us in facts and numbers as well as our “knowledge” of the yakuza from “Tokyo Vice”! We enjoyed her so much we asked to book her for a second day while she guided us through the Imperial Gardens. She not only knows her history but also the names of plants and trees to help understand the beautiful gardens. We mentioned that we wanted to buy a knife and go to the Tsukiji market. She mentioned a free event at the Anakusa Cultural Tourist Center where we were able to see geishas perform traditional dances and one of the 6 houkan ( male counterpoint to the geisha) left in Japan. In order to attend the event I had to cancel my tickets to the Yayoi Kusama museum and Yoko found a different time that I could repurchase my tickets so that we could do it all. She reworked our schedule so that we could do it all!! She took us to a nice restaurant for lunch that was superb and a favorite of locals. She was so helpful with information regarding other things we had planned and would readily share travel information and other ideas for our remaining days in Tokyo! If only we could have had her travel to Kyoto with us too! My husband and I highly recommend Yoko but I warn you - you better have your walking shoes on or you will not be able to keep up with her!!

Robert G.

Martha san, thank you so much for writing such an incredible review. I deeply appreciate both you and Robert san enjoyed Japanese culture and cuisines so much. I had a great time talking with both of you. I also wanted to show you interesting spots in Yanaka besides Yanaka Ginza so sorry we ran out of time. As you often have a business trip to Japan, I will hope I can show you around the gorgeous, artistic World Heritage Nikko some day soon. Thank you again for such a lovely heartful review and your generosity. I hope you have a nice flight back to the States.

Adel H.

Adel H.

5 / 5
Jun 27, 2024

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Action packed fun day!

We had a great time with Yoko, it was an action-packed day with a combination of history, architecture, and fun. Yoko is very knowledgeable and planned a great itinerary. While I won't go into too much detail of our itinerary--she hit all the points we planned and was flexible in including some fun stops--including the free view of the city, rainbow cotton candy and even dropping us off at the sushi restaurant at the end of our day. We are a family of 4 with two kids 11 and 9, she balanced our itinerary so that it was both fun and informative. When booking recommend doing it earlier in your trip--she has some great tips on travel, saving money and other sights. Highly recommend!

Adel H.

Thank you so much for a great review, Adel san!!  I was impressed that you'd like to have the educational part for your lovely kids. Connor and Audrey. I was wondering if Connor could walk thru the Meiji Jingu Shrine when he complained about walking another hour but he did it!! It was such a lovely day meeting all of you. I was amazed with Audrey not only being cute but smart like her parents. The kids seemed to be too young to enjoy the sushi yet but I was happy to share the moments enjoying the huge cotton candies and the fun day together. I'll be looking forward to seeing you again soon. Thank you again for the great day and a wonderful review.

J

Jeremy A.

5 / 5
May 30, 2024

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8 hours

Excellent

Yoko met us at our hotel and showed us the historic areas of Tokyo like we requested. She was very informative and her English is better than most people in the U.S.

Jeremy A.

Wow, thank you for your prompt reply. It was fun meeting you and your family. The mom and daughter quiz competition was highlight of the day. I hope you enjoy the rest of your stay. Thank you again for the lovely day, Yoko

$215/ per group

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