If you missed it in May, you should see it this time!
In the biggest festival in Nikko area, visitors can see various breathtaking rituals such as yabusame ritual in which riders on horsebacks shoot targets with arrows, as well as “Hyakumonozoroe Sennin Musha Gyoretsu,” a parade of 1000 people in samurai warrior outfits.
When? October 16th and 17th
Yabusame Archery: October 16th, 13:00 to 14:30
Sennin Gyoretsu – Parade of 1,000 Samurai Warriors: October 17th, 11:00 to 12:00 from Futarasan to Otabisho, and 13:00 to 14:00 from Otabisho to Toshogu
Where? Nikko Toshogu Shrine – Omotesando Street