The shrine is dedicated to Tokugawa Ieyasu (founder of the Tokugawa shogunate). Brightly colored buildings and wooden sculptures of various animals symbolize the beliefs, knowledge and philosophy of the time. The shrine pavilions were registered on the World Heritage List in December 1999.
Hours 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
*Business hours vary by season.
From nearby Station
- 5 minutes by bus from Tobu Nikko Station on the Tobu Railway Nikko Line.
From nearby Hotel
- HOTEL MYSTAYS Utsunomiya : 55 minutes by car (using the toll road)