<Held on 1 September> Bus Tour to Nikko

Date 2017-6-23 12:03:00 | Topic: Event

Bus Tour to Nikko:
Former British Embassy Villa, Kanaya Cottage Inn Museum and Nikko Toshogu Shrine

The Society arranged a day trip to Nikko.
Participants visited the former British Embassy villa by Lake Chuzenji and the Kanaya Cottage Inn Museum, where Isabella Bird stayed in 1878; she later wrote about her stay in Unbeaten Tracks in Japan.
We also had a guided tour of Nikko Toshogu Shrine, a World Heritage Site, where we saw the renovated Yomeimon Gate (a National Treasure) and participated in a prayer session in the special Shogun°«s Room.

Date: Friday, 1st September 2017
Place: Nikko
Price: Members JPY13,500, Guests JPY14,500
(incl. Tokyo-Nikko return by coach, lunch, admission fees to the former British Embassy Villa, Kanaya Cottage Inn Museum, Nikko Toshogu Shrine, and a souvenir)



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