The shrine where Nikko Tosho-gu is located in Nikko-shi, Tochigi. The shrine where you deified Tokugawa Ieyasu who is a general the first in Shogunate Government of Edo. The one which was reconstructed in “Big repairing in Kanei” where most depends on 3 brigadier army Iemitsu in 1636.
8 houses of national treasure and 55 structures including 34 important cultural assets equal a precinct. It was made by the master craftsman who could gather them from a various part of Japan. Lacquer and extreme colored are given to a building, and many sculptures are displayed in a pillar. Gorgeous beauty is highlights.
It’s being repaired as “big repairing in Heisei” at present.
Address: Sannai 2301, Nikko-shi, Tochigi (GoogleMap)
The five-storied pagoda in Nikko Tosho-gu. I burned down in 1815, but it was reconstructed in 1818. The height is 36m. Japanese best is made with colored very much, and is the splendid five-storied pagoda.