Yayoi Festival


Welcome spring with the Yayoi Festival. The festival began over 1,200 years ago to celebrate the beginning of the season. For the main event, 11 flower-guilded floats called hanayatai are paraded extravagantly around the town. Visitors can even help pull floats along the route.

*Yayoi Festival has been cancelled in 2021.

How to get there:
15 minutes from Nikko Station or Tobu-Nikko Station by World Heritage Tour bus to Taiyuin/Futarasanjinja-mae bus stop.

April 13-17 ,every year

Nikko City Tourism Association


Areas of Nikko