Heike Taisai


Heike Taisai is a magnificent annual parade inspired by the Heike Emaki (illustrated scroll of the Tale of Heike). About 200 people parade from Yudonosan Shrine to the Heike Village, elegantly dressed as the warriors and princesses of the ancient dynasty.

*Heike Taisai has been cancelled in 2021.

How to get there:
17 minutes from Yunishigawa-Onsen Station by buses bound for Yunishigawa Onsen, then a 3-minute walk from Hotel Hana to Hana-mae bus stop.

June 6-7 ,every year

Nikko City Tourism Association


Areas of Nikko