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Tochigi Prefecture, 3 hours away from Tokyo by car, is known for its natural beauty and history. There is the elegant Toshogu Shrine dedicated to Tokugawa Ieyasu and many precious cultural assets in Nikko, Kirifurikogen, Oku Nikko, and Lake Chuzenji. Visitors come again and again to see the lakes, wetlands, waterfalls, and hot springs. In contrast, the capital city, Utsunomiya, has a landscape like Tokyo. It is known for its gyoza and cocktails, and nearby Mashiko is a famous for its pottery.