Nikko Futarasan Jinja
A Shrine Known for its God of Luck and Blessings for Marriage
Nikko Futarasan Shrine enshrines and worships Nikko Sanzan, the three sacred peaks that are the highest in the Nikko mountain range. It is also known as a shrine for a kami (god) of luck, as well as providing blessings for marriage.
The entrance to Nikko Futarasan Jinja is marked by “Shinkyo,” a beautiful red-painted wooden bridge, and the bridge is part of the shrine’s property. The bridge is also considered the entrance to the World Heritage Site “The Shrines and Temples of Nikko.” Other nearby sights include Chugushi along the shore of Lake Chuzenji and Okumiya at the summit of Mt. Nantai. These are part of the World Heritage Site “The Shrines and Temples of Nikko.”
Known for its kami of luck and its blessings for marriage.
Registered as part of the World Heritage Site “The Shrines and Temples of Nikko”.
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- Postal Code
- 2307 Sannai, Nikko City, Tochigi
※Fee required for the shrine garden area only
- No holidays
※Reception closes 30 minutes before closing
- About 7 minutes by World Heritage sightseeing bus (Tobu bus) from the JR Nikko Line’s Nikko Station or the Tobu Nikko Line’s Tobu Nikko Station to the Daiyuuin Futarasan Jinja stop, then about 1 minute on foot
- Official Website
- Official Website (Japanese)