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"Free hiking event in Nikko!!" Opened applications for "Feel the history and nature of Nikko! Nikko Sightseeing Hike" to be held on July 10, 2010(Sat).

Ekikara Hiking (Hiking from the Station) is a one-day event starting from Nikko Station that anyone can participate in easily. It consists of hiking while experiencing the historical buildings and abundant nature of Nikko. Participation is free of charge. Participation in the Ekikara Hiking event is very simple! All you need to do is apply through this website and then go to the reception counter in Nikko on the day of the event!

Date                          July 10th, 2010 (Sat)

Application Time     10:00-11: 30

Reception Area       Tobu Bus Terminal
                                  (The terminal is between JR Nikko Station and Tobu Nikko Station. It is approx. 1 minute’s walk from both of the stations.)

Walking Time           Approx. 3 hours
                                  (Including tours of establishments)

Walking Distance     Approx. 7 km

Tour Fee                  Free of Charge

Lunch                       Feel free to bring your own lunch.

Guide                       This is not a guided tour. You can walk around there freely with a map.

For more information website :

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