©

Tochigi Prefecture trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Tochigi Prefecture

Trip Planner Asia  /  Japan  /  Kanto  /  Tochigi Prefecture
(3.9/5 based on 9,500+ reviews for top 30 attractions)
Things to do: nature, religious sites, sightseeing
Tochigi Prefecture is a prefecture located in the Kantō region on the island of Honshu, Japan. The capital is the city of Utsunomiya.Nikkō, whose ancient Shintō shrines and Buddhist temples UNESCO has recognized by naming them a World Heritage Site, is in this prefecture. Nikkō is approximately one hour by train from Tokyo, and approximately 35 km west of the capital Utsunomiya.Other famous parts of Tochigi include a region called Nasu known for onsen and local sake and ski resorts. The Imperial family has a villa in Nasu. is a major Shinkansen station.Another onsen resort is at Kinugawa Onsen.Prefectural overviewSituated among the inland prefectures of the northern part of the Kantō region, Tochigi is contiguous with Ibaraki, Gunma, Saitama, and Fukushima Prefectures.The climate of Tochigi may be classified as a humid temperate zone with broad variations in temperature. Winters are arid with dry winds, while summers are humid with frequent thunderstorms.
Put Tochigi Prefecture at the heart of your travel plans by using our Japan vacation trip planner.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Tochigi Prefecture

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plan in the cities

Visit top cities in Tochigi Prefecture:
Nature, religious sites, historic sites
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Outdoors, nature, museums
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Museums, religious sites, sightseeing
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, shopping, nature
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Parks, sightseeing, historic sites
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Tochigi Prefecture

18 days in Japan BY A USER FROM NORWAY July, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Japan BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 19 days in Japan BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in Japan BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, culture, outdoors, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 60 days in Japan BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Nikko BY A USER FROM POLAND May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 34 days in Japan BY A USER FROM GERMANY May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 30 days in Japan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Japan BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES April, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 31 days in Kanto BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Tokyo & Nikko BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA October, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Tokyo, Nikko & Kyoto BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, teens, culture, relaxing, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, teens, culture, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News