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Nikko Toshogu Shrine (日光東照宮)

 0288540560  Tochigi Pref. Nikkoushi Sannai 2301

A shrine located in Sannai, Nikko City. It was founded in 1617 as a shrine dedicated to the Tosho Daigongen (Tokugawa Ieyasu). There are many buildings including eight National Treasures and 34 Important Cultural Properties in the shrine grounds as well as the beautifully adorned and richly colored carvings of the Three Wise Monkeys—Mizaru, Iwazaru and Kikazaru (see no evil, speak no evil and hear no evil)—and the Nemuri-neko (sleepy cat) attributed to Hidari Jingoro. Nikko Toshogu is also registered as a World Heritage Site as one of the Shrines and Temples of Nikko.

Details

Hours
8:00-17:00
[Nov.-Mar.] 8:00-16:00)
* Reception is 30 minutes Gates shut
Closed
open everyday
Fees
[Admission fee to worship]Adults1300yen, Elementary and Junior High School Students450yen
Parking Lot
Available

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

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Nearby Restaurants

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Nearby Hotels

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