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Asakusa

Taito, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3872-4886
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Tokyo Asakusa Rickshaw Tour
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Half-day Food and Drink Walking Tour in Tsukiji and Asakusa
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This popular Tokyo neighborhood is home to many shops and restaurants as well as the famed Senso-ji Temple.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great area” (46 reviews)
“senso ji temple” (114 reviews)
“sumida river” (48 reviews)
LOCATION
Taito, Tokyo Prefecture
Ueno, Asakusa
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+81 3-3872-4886
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Reviewed yesterday

I came here during the rainy season. It was quite wet. Nevertheless it do not hamper my spirit to come here. Entering the asakusa, there are loads of food stalls and souvenir stalls. In the shrine you will witness the devotee praying. This is a...More

Thank Ivy0902
Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful temple. There is the famous big red Lantern outside the temple gate. Photo spot. Along the way to the temple, there is 2 rows of shops for your shopping fix. Try to head into all the smaller streets, you may find surprises within the...More

Thank dammonekind
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great place to spend a few hours at. Feels authentic old Tokyo. Lots of things to see and snacks. Excellent place to buy souvenirs and gifts as there are plenty of gift shops along the shopping streets. There are also other shops too such as...More

Thank Vickyvickyl
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A very beautiful place where tourist must visit when you first reach Tokyo. You will also be able to see Tokyo Skytree from here.

Thank Terence H
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited here a couple of different days with tour groups and it was always very crowded. People are clamoring to take pictures despite all the signs saying that it is forbidden. The temple is very beautiful, however, and definitely a must-see.

Thank leppaenat
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I think,Asakusa is the most famous places in Japan for the tourists. When you travel to Japan, you should come to Asakusa. You would go to famous temple in Tokyo and you would also try to eat good Japanese food. If you come to Asakusa...More

1  Thank Kotaro T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Famous for the large shinto temple here and the long line of stores which sell mostly Japanese handicraft and curios this place is also the site for religious ceremonies and celebrations. We were fortunate to witness a procession comprising a dragon,musicians and other revellers. Well...More

Thank Idris A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed wandering through the various little streets surrounding the main temple. So many little market stalls with great food and souvenirs.

Thank JoJo094
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is so much to see in Asakusa, from Tokyo's oldest shrine, several other historic shrines and temples to the many streets of open shopping stalls and stores and not to forget the numerous restaurants and sweet shops. There's something for everyone. Plan to spend...More

Thank tehmann
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Go to Asakusha in autumm and its rain outside. Very amazing, see the beauty of the temple and lot of people around. Easy to find and good access.

Thank Andreas I
Nearby
Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old
Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa.
Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit
a variety of different museums and galleries. At
Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the
grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed
alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at
the end of the year, when many people go on shopping
...More
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Alfie E
26 February 2017|
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Response from erolotus |
9000 yen for 30 minutes
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Dolly M
24 January 2017|
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Response from Danielle S | Reviewed this property |
Lots of restaurants and little bars open, but definitely quieter at night. The temple is beautiful at night when the lights are on.
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tanni1804
4 May 2016|
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Response from Sivasuriam | Reviewed this property |
Mid range hotel sharing double ¥7000-8000. Food per person per meal ¥ 500-700. Trains ¥ 500-1000 per person per day. Entrance fees ¥ 1000-2000 per person per day. I'd say 200 USD per 2 persons per day. I follow the golden... More
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