Nikko Toshogu Shrine World Heritage in my hometown, Tochigi Japan. Nikko Toshogu is world heritage in my hometown. It has established since 1617 and is well known as a historical shinto shrine in Japan. It is located in north of Tokyo and 1 hour and 45 mins from Asakusa station by Tobu train. There are many gorgeous buildings with gold, unique painting technique and excellent craftsmanship in inside the shrine grounds.