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Nikko is a small town to the north of , in Tochigi Prefecture. Nikko is most commonly visited as a day trip from Tokyo via train. If you have more time, you can use Nikko as a base to visit , home of the Edo Wonderland Historical Theme Park, as well as the beautiful hiking, viewpoints, and waterfalls near Lake Chuzenji, 1 hour by bus from Nikko.

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  • Location: , , , ,
  • Population: 79,300
  • United Nations Location Code: JP UYT
  • Latitude: 36.75° or 36° 45' north
  • Longitude: 139.6167° or 139° 37' east
  • Elevation: 555 meters (1821 feet)
  • GeoNames ID: 1855395

Other Names for Nikko

  • Arabic: نيكو
  • Azerbaijani: Nikko
  • Chinese: 日光市
  • Czech: Nikkó
  • Dutch: Nikko
  • Esperanto: Nikko
  • French: Nikkō
  • German: Nikkō
  • Hebrew: ניקו
  • Hungarian: Nikkó
  • Italian: Nikkō
  • Japanese: 日光
  • Japanese: 日光市
  • Korean: 닛코 시
  • Lithuanian: Niko
  • Mazanderani: نیکو، توچیگی
  • Min Nan Chinese: Nikkô-chhī
  • Persian: نیکو، توچیگی
  • Polish: Nikko
  • Portuguese: Nikko
  • Russian: Никко
  • Spanish: Nikkō
  • Swedish: Nikko
  • Tajik: Никко
  • Thai: นิกโก
  • Ukrainian: Нікко

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