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Journey on the SL Taiju

Partners Information: Fancy taking a ride on a steam locomotive? You can on the SL Taiju, which operates in the Nikko/Kinugawa Onsen area. Tobu Railway stopped…...
December 27, 2019 | Latest News | Transportation

Nikko Kinugawa-Onsen Winter Promotion 2020

Partners Information: This winter, Nikko City is running a winter promotion for international tourists. For 32 days only, from 23 January to 23 February 2020,…...
December 27, 2019 | Latest News | Special Offers

Winter illuminations at Tobu World Square

Partners Information: Tobu World Square is a theme park near Nikko’s Kinugawa Hot Spring Area, where you can enjoy world heritage and world famous buildings. Tobu World…...
December 13, 2019 | Family | Festivals | Latest News

Experience SUP at Lake Chuzenji in Oku Nikko

Partners Information: Experience SUP (Stand Up Paddleboarding) at Lake Chuzenji in Oku Nikko (Tochigi Prefecture). The lake is relatively calm so beginners or even children…...
April 12, 2019 | Adventures | Latest News

3 lesser-known cherry blossom viewing spots

Partners Information: Japan’s spring cherry blossoms are a must-see for visitors. In late March to early April, when temperatures begin to warm following the cold winter,…...
January 22, 2019 | Cherry Blossoms | Latest News

Welcome to Nikko and Kinugawa Onsen Campaign

Partners Information: Nikko City Tourism Association is holding the Welcome to Nikko and Kinugawa Onsen Campaign from February 9-28, 2018.  During the campaign, international visitors…...
December 11, 2017 | Latest News | Special Offers

Autumn Leaves at Lake Chuzenji

Partners Information: Lake Chuzenji (Chuzenjiko) in Nikko, Tochigi Prefecture, is the highest natural lake at 1,269 metres above sea level. Trees such as momiji (Japanese…...
September 25, 2017 | Cruise | Latest News

Short Trips from Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka

JNTO Head Office has launched a new website highlighting short trips from Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka. The site provides model routes for one- and two-day trips.…...
March 28, 2017 | Adventures | Day Tours

Nikko 100km Ultra Marathon

The first Nikko 100km Ultra Marathon will be held on Sun, 2nd July 2017. The course runs through shrines and temples, inside theme parks such…...
March 21, 2017 | Events

Yunishigawa Onsen Kamakura Festival

Yunishigawa Onsen is hosting their annual Kamakura (Igloo) Festival from 28 January to 5th March 2017. There are several events organised along the Yunishigawa River…...
January 6, 2017 | Festivals

Autumn leaves spots from Tokyo

Take a short trip from Tokyo to picturesque autumn spots in just 2-3 hours! Late September to early November is the perfect time to see…...
August 29, 2016 | Autumn Leaves | Travel Passes