Japan: Sites and Culture - The shrines and temples of Nikko, together with their natural surroundings, have for centuries been a sacred site known for its architectural and decorative masterpieces. They are closely associated with the history of the Tokugawa Shoguns.

Loved Nikko in Japan. The place must be haunted, you can almost hear the past here.

Shrines and Temples of Nikko  Toshogu, where Tokugawa is enshrined...

Shrines and Temples of Nikko Toshogu, where Tokugawa is enshrined.

Shrines and Temples of Nikko, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan. Inscription in 1999. Criteria: (i)(iv)(vi)

Shrines and Temples of Nikko, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan. Inscription in Criteria: (i)(iv)(vi)

A tower of Nikko Toshogu. Nikko City, Tochigi Pref, Japan. Photo by Nikko Toshogu.

A tower of Nikko Toshogu. Nikko City, Tochigi Pref, Japan Been here is Spring time, the most amazing temple and they have a white horse from NZ in the stable

Nikkō Tōshō-gū (日光東照宮) is a Shinto shrine located in Nikkō, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan. It is part of the "Shrines and Temples of Nikkō", a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Nikkō Tōshō-gū (日光東照宮) is a Shinto shrine located in Nikkō, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan. It is part of the "Shrines and Temples of Nikkō", a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Tokugawa Leyasu, the first of the Tokugawa shoguns - Japan #Japan #Travel…

A spectacular Shinto Shrine dedicated to Tokugawa Ieyasu, the founder of the Tokugawa shogunate who died in The richly decorated gate is called "higurashi-no-mon," meaning that one could look at it until sundown

Nikko - Tochigi - World Heritage Shrines and Temples

Nikko - Tochigi - World Heritage Shrines and Temples

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