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Reviewed 5 days ago

If you are thinking of going to Nikko, I really recommend you buy the pass at their tourist information center in Asakusa, as they are very helpful, they will give the trains and buses timetables,trains transfers if any,etc. They will also offer, at an extra...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We reserved tickets online and got a confirmation code to pickup the tickets. We booked the 07:30 train. As the ticket office only opened at 07:20 we had to pick up tickets the day before. We had to wait half an hour to give an...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 17, 2019

I used Tobu line when I was in Japan.I used Tobu line on April 17th in order to visit Nikko.I am a Japanese and understand the language.If you don't understand Japanese and are going to Nikko from Tokyo.You should use "Limited Express Spacia".It is the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Mark T
Reviewed March 2, 2019

We took the limited express train from Tokyo Asakusa station to Nikko. We chose the two hour direct option but you can go cheaper by changing trains on route a few times. This takes about an extra 30 minutes. When we purchase our tickets we...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed December 19, 2018

There are two major railroad ways to reach Nikko from Tokyo - the JR System and the Tobu System. Each has a multitude of trains, classes, prices. Much internet research and reviews of some others led me to choose the Tobu Railway system originating at...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gary H
Reviewed December 7, 2018

The pass include trains from Asakusa to Nikko and back and included also the ropeway (cable car) and lake cruise at Chuzenji (But the cruise is closed on winter from 1 Dec). Please note the train in the pass is NOT a direct train, need...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

We have used Tobu Railways for our trip to Nikko and Kawagoe from Asakusa and Ikebukuro stations respectively in Tokyo. In first case we bought discount pass in advance on the net which included return journey in reserved trains and bus pass in Nikko valid...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 1, 2018

We found the hotel here by accident and when we woke up the next morning, we looked from our balcony far below to a surging spectacular river gorge! We could hear the sounds of the rushing water from our hotel room high above the river....More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Dao1949
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

Tobu railway operations are mainly between Tokyo city and its suburban areas. Also operates to regions of Saitama Prefecture from Tokyo. The primary stations in Tokyo being Asakusa and Oshiage. The main railway route runs from Asakusa to Nikko. There are local services , express...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Joy_Sinha
Reviewed December 12, 2017

Son has been reminisicing about the steam locomotive after he saw the poster for an upcoming movie(now in cinemas). Decide to spring a surprise for him, kept it as a secret but did mention that he will be taking a SL "Super Liner". Got up...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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