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Nikko Toshogu Shrine

12 reviews of Nikko Toshogu Shrine

Oskar Díaz Toscano

Much more than a temple

Nikko Toshogu Temple is much more than a temple, it's an amazing place located in the middle of a forest whose land smokes due to volcanic activity in the area. This sacred building complex houses the tomb of Shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu and 2 of the most influential figures of the time: Toyotomi Hideyoshi and Minamoto Yoritomo. There are a host of Shinto and Buddhist buildings here and there in a magical place, so much so that we don't know where to point the camera. No wonder the place is recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. If you were in the position of having to choose 1 place in Japan to visit it would be difficult.

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Pedro Jareño

+10
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Alfedo Marco Saenz de Ormijana

+8
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Alessandro Arrighi

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David Esteban

+4
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Rodamons

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Vittorio Schiavinato

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Jesus Vazquez

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Andres Garcia

+3
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Francesca Cinelli

Great
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Sussy Villacrez

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valle madueño

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