Information about Asakusa tourism and shops

06/15/2015

Tobu Isesaki Line, Tokyo Metro Ginza Line, Toei Asakusa Line, served by Tsukuba Express.
New Nakamise shopping street, wholesale district, home to such as large department stores, there are entertainment facilities such as cinema, entertainment hall and Hanayashiki Amusement Park.
There are a variety of events throughout the year, but the ground cherry market, which will be held in July sold the potted nightshade is lined with shops in the precincts full of Sensoji Temple, night landscape is deliberately impressive.

Food map

The food of Japan of 10 categories listed in each popularity and price, there is also a map from the nearest station.
Please search the shops of asakusa your favorite from the following link.
With a Tokyo metropolitan area of food culture

Shopping & Souvenirs

We have introduced the popular Japanese souvenirs abroad.
The department stores and electronics stores to buy souvenirs divided into each major station, also it is posted map from the nearest station.
Please search the shops of asakusa your favorite from the following link.
Typical electronics retail store
Typical department storev
Typical variety store

Tourism and play

Park

Taitokuritsu sumida koen(台東区立隅田公園)

Located on the Sumida River, the famous park in the cherry blossoms and the Sumida River fireworks display.
It is a park view can enjoy the Sumida River and Tokyo Sky Tree (R).
Cherry tree of course, you enjoy hydrangea, amaryllis, the plum such as seasonal flowers.
Park in the Riverside Sports Center, baseball field, and tennis courts, you can enjoy the sport.
Spring cherry tree, early summer hydrangea, autumn of Lycoris radiata, such as winter plum, you can enjoy the seasonal flowers.

[Bloom of seasonal flowers]
“Kinds of flowers" Cherry tree
“Look your filter" around from late March to early April
“Goods species"  such as the Yoshino cherry tree, Satozakura, ooshimazakura
“The total number" about 600

“Kinds of flowers" Hydrangea
“Look your filter" around late from mid-June
“Goods species" such as hon-hydrangea, Hydrangea (fireworks Sumida).
“The total number" about 6,000
◇Access◇
台東区 花川戸1-1、花川戸2-1、浅草7-1
◇Nearest station
asakusa(浅草)

Planetarium

コニカミノルタプラネタリウム“天空”in 東京スカイツリータウン

And optical planetarium, introduced such as 6.1ch surround system, and reproduce the scene full of no sense of realism so far. In the night of healing planetarium, there is also production of aroma using aroma.
◇Access◇
墨田区 東京スカイツリータウン ソラマチ7階
◇Nearest station
oshiage(押上)
◇Hours
11:00 times – 21:00 times (may be changed depending on the season)
※ Saturday, Sunday and public holidays screenings add 10:00 times
※ 20 o’clock and 21 o’clock of healing planetarium is not less than elementary school admission
◇Regular holiday
None (closed only when replacement program)
◇Fee
Planetarium:
■ adults (more than junior high student) 1,100 yen
■ children (more than 4 years old) 500 yen

Healing Planetarium: equal (elementary school – adult) 1,400 yen
(Children under the elementary school will not be admitted)

※ Tickets are on weekdays minutes to 10:30, Saturdays, Sundays and holidays minutes to 9:30, will be sold at the ticket counter of the planetarium “sky".
What times of Tickets also are available for purchase.
※ ticket reservations are not accepted.
※ congestion by, there are times when you can not admission to your time of hope.
※ healing Planetarium of children less than elementary school can not enter.
※ screening time and work content, it might be subject to change. Please note.
※ screening the middle of the entrance and exit, we have refused.
※ If it is an act, such as the following during the screening, some may be asked to exit. Please acknowledge.
■ issue a loud voice, and begin to cry.
■ kick the front of the chair.
■ The operation of the mobile phones and electronic devices.
■ Any other activities that seems to trouble it takes to your around.

Observatory lobby

TOKYO SKYTREE(東京スカイツリー)

The world’s tallest self-supporting tower to transmit radio waves such as ground opened terrestrial digital broadcasting on May 22, 2012.
Has a “warp" and “arch rise," such as those found in traditional Japanese architecture, such as the five-story pagoda of the central pillar damping system, it has become a damping structure according to the ancient techniques and the latest technology of Japan.
Height bluish white to faint, which was based on the “Aishiro" in the 634m is off a delicate glow.
Its feet commercial facilities “Tokyo Solamachi (R)" and, in addition to the aquarium also include Planetarium, the whole city of “Tokyo Sky Tree Town (R)".
◇Access◇
墨田区押上2-1-1
◇Nearest station
TokyoSkyTree Station(とうきょうスカイツリー駅)
※About a 1-minute walk from exit 1
Oshiage Station(押上駅)
※About a 5-minute walk from exit A3
◇Hours
8:00 to 22:00 (last admission 21:00) ※ observatory of business hours
◇Regular holiday
No rest
◇Fee
● Tokyo Sky Tree Skyward Eye deck (350 meters)
Adults 2000 yen
Junior and senior high school students 1500 yen
Elementary school students 900 yen
Young children (4-5 years) 600 yen
● Tokyo Sky Tree Skyward Eye corridor (the ground 450 meters)
※The following additional costs will be necessary
Adult 1000 yen
Junior and senior high school students 800 yen
Elementary school students 500 yen
Young children (4-5 years) 300 yen

Aquarium

すみだ水族館

penguin

It opened in May 22, 2012 in the Tokyo Sky Tree Town (R).
The “cradle-water that cultivate-life" concept, it is an aquarium that you are able to experience the “water" that while at the city as a “creature of life" nurture it.
◇Access◇
墨田区押上1-1-2
◇Nearest station
TokyoSkyTree Station(とうきょうスカイツリー駅)
◇Hours
9:00 to 21:00 (admission acceptance, up to one hour before closing)
◇Regular holiday
None (all year round) ※ However, there is a temporary closure at such facility inspection
◇Fee
Adults: 2,000 yen
High school students: 1,500 yen
Junior high school students: 1,000 yen
Elementary school students: 1,000 yen
Infants: 600 yen

Amusement park

Hanayashiki amusement park(花やしき)

The late Edo period in 1853 to opening of the park was Japan’s oldest historic amusement park. Reconstruction but was suspended in the earthquake and ravages of war.
In 1953 Japan extant oldest coaster “roller coaster" and open a “satellite tower (current Bee Tower)" in 1960. Both are famous attractions as the famous Asakusa today.
The current park is fantasy and fairy tale, speed and thrill, chock is attraction which is along such as to each theme mysterious & Panic!
Centrifugal force is great “carnival", was to “cherry ghost" the theme of “haunted house", such as “Disk-O" in the Giant Slalom of the enhancement of the more eyes turn, 19 models of attractions and fair square, lined with food shops popular It is.
Let’s plan to play in conjunction with the new attractions “Tokyo Sky Tree" tour of Tokyo.
◇Access◇
台東区浅草2-28-1
◇Nearest station
asakusa Station(浅草駅)
◇Hours
10:00 to 18:00 (hours, it depends on the season, weather permitting)
※ Last admission is until closed down 30 minutes before.
◇Regular holiday
None (all year round) ※ However,there is a rest by maintenance
◇Fee
Adult (junior high school students or more to 64 years) 1,000 yen
Children (elementary school) 500 yen
Senior (over 65 years) 500 yen
Preschooler Free (vehicle fee than 2 years of age)

● free pass (entrance fee separately)
Adult (junior high school students or more to 64 years) 2,300 yen
Children (elementary school student) 2,000 yen
Senior (65 years of age or older) 1,800 yen
Preschooler (over 2 years) 1,800 yen

Details at the Official Site

Game center

You can enjoy from adult to children regardless of age.
Roughly where the shop also has established a crane game.

ADORES(アドアーズ)

◇Access◇
台東区浅草1-42-4 パシフィックコート浅草1F・B1F
◇Nearest station
asakusa (浅草)
◇Hours
10:00 to 24:45

TAITO Station(タイトーステーション)

◇Access◇
台東区浅草1-27-5
◇Nearest station
asakusa (浅草)
◇Hours
10:00 to 25:00

Shrine・Temple

浅草寺

sensoji

Large lantern, Nakamise tell the Edo in Tokyo attractions. Reinforced concrete building of the current main hall is 1958 reconstruction.
Asakusa attractions Seven Lucky Gods.
Various shops lined the eaves in the Nakamise street, you can enjoy a meal or shopping.
◇Access◇
台東区浅草2丁目3-1
◇Nearest station
asakusa (浅草)
Nakamise official site(Japanese site)

浅草神社

Popularly it is said Sandhya customers, individual summer festival is one of the Edo three major festivals.
Shrine of Ishi-no-ma-zukuri is standing. Shrine is important cultural property.
◇Access◇
台東区浅草2-3-1
◇Nearest station
asakusa (浅草)
Official site

Kimono rental shop

Asakusa Ai Wafuku(浅草愛和服)

◇Access
台東区花川戸1-13-12 タニヘイビル2階
◇Nearest station
asakusa(浅草:Ginza Line and Tobu Sky Tree line and Asakusa lines)
◇Hours
9:30 to 18:00
◇Regular holiday
Irregular
◇Reservation
Englishi Reservation Site 
※The reservation requires a knack

1.Please select the desired dates in the calendar.
Booking as long as it is a 〇 or △. Please click 〇 or △.
“ー" It can not be reserved

2.Please select the desired time zone.
Booking as long as it is a 〇 or △. Please click 〇 or △.
“×" It can not be reserved

3.Please fill out the form.
Some are Japanese. Meaning of the Japanese see below.
Female ← 女性
male ← 男性
name ← お名前
Phonetic ← フリガナ
Birthday ← 生年月日
sex ← 性別
Telephone number (mobile possible) ← 電話番号(携帯可)
New users ← 新規利用
1 person height of ← 1人目様の身長
The name of the second person ← 2人目様の名前
2nd height of ← 2人目様の身長

Asakusa Rental Kimono KOTO(浅草レンタル着物古都)

◇Access
台東区雷門2-18-12大元ビル2F
◇Nearest station
asakusa(浅草:Tobu Sky Tree line[A4 exit] and Asakusa lines[Exit 2])
◇Hours
9:30 to 18:00
◇Regular holiday
No rest
◇Reservation
Englishi Reservation Site 
※The reservation requires a knack

1.Please select the desired dates in the calendar.
Booking as long as it is a 〇 or △. Please click 〇 or △.
“ー" or “×" It can not be reserved

2.Please fill out the form.
Some are Japanese. Meaning of the Japanese see below.
name ← 氏名
email address ← メールアドレス
phone number ← 電話番号
Reservations content ← 予約内容
・Women Kimono ← 女性きもの
・Men Kimono ← 男性きもの
・Women Yukata ← 女性ゆかた
・Men Yukata ← 男性ゆかた
※I recommend Hot summer season yukata, other season kimono.
・Hair set ← ヘアセット
・Half collar ← 半襟
・Length coat ← 長羽織
・Nagoyaobi ← 名古屋帯
Reservation time of hope ← ご希望のご予約時間
※Please click the submit(送信) button when you are finished filled in.

shim(梁)

◇Access
台東区浅草1−7−5
◇Nearest station
asakusa(浅草:Tokyo Metro)
◇Hours
9:30 to 20:00
◇Regular holiday
Irregular
◇Reservation
Englishi Reservation Site 

Hanaka(華雅)

◇Access
台東区花川戸1-2-8 コーポ花川戸602号室
◇Nearest station
asakusa(浅草:Ginza Line and Tobu Sky Tree line and Asakusa lines)
◇Hours
9:30 to 18:30
◇Regular holiday
Irregular
◇Reservation
Reservation Site(Some Japanese) 

Asakusa seven colors of(浅草七色化)

◇Access
台東区浅草2-29-21
◇Nearest station
asakusa(浅草:Tokyo Metro)
◇Hours
10:00 to 17:00
◇Regular holiday
Irregular
◇Reservation
English Reservation Site

Accommodation in the vicinity Asakusa

Budget hotel
AGORA PLACE ASAKUSA
HOTEL SUNROUTE ASAKUSA