Tochigi prefecture is located in the Northern Kanto area, about one to three hour away from Tokyo depending on the types of transportations used. Tochigi prefecture has well known tourism spot of Nikko.
Nikko has beautiful nature and huge lake of Chuzenji, they attract domestic and international tourist. Nikko is also a location where a lot of Japanese school students go for their field trip, during the month of July, you may encounter groups of students.
Sites in Tochigi
Tohoku Shinkansen (Bullet Train)
From Tokyo Station to “Utsunomiya Station”
About 1 hour / 5020 yen.
Tobu Line Spacia / Liberty
From “Asakusa/Kitasenju” to “Tobu Nikko Station”
About 1.5 ~ 2 hour / 2700-2900 yen.
JR Bus From Shinjuku Bus Terminal
About 1.5 to 2 hours / 1600 yen.