Trains towards Ashio *Time leaving Kiryu station (The starting station):
Mon 10:31, Tues 9:30 & 13:35, Wed 10:31, Thurs 9:30 & 13:35, Fri-Sun & National holidays 9:30 & 10:31 & 13:35
*The above times are based on 2022 timetable so please check railway’s official site
*All dates & times are subject to change due to weather and/or unforeseen circumstances.
We recommend booking a ticket for the Troroko (トロッコ) trains in advance from Lawson (convenient store) or from Omama station (大間々駅) station in advance as it may be sold out on the day.
*Prices were accurate at Oct 2022
Come and see ‘Yayoisai Festival’ – a traditional spring festival at 🏮Nikko Futarasan Jinja Shrine! Every year from April 13th to April 17th, the people of Nikko celebrate the arrival of 🌸spring at Nikko Futarasan Jinja Shrine.
This👘”Yayoisai Festival” is said to have started 1200 years ago!😍 Don’t miss the 👏🏽highlights on the 16th and the 17th, when portable shrines (each representing a district) are shouldered through the city! The festival reaches its climax on the 17th, when people work together to 🏃🏽🏃🏽run up the steps with their portable shrines. It is very exciting to watch❗️
Areas surrounding Nikko Futarasan Jinja Shrine
2307 Sannai, Nikko-shi, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan 321-1431