Categories: Neighborhoods, Tourist Spots
A quaint neighborhood in the sprawling metropolis of Tokyo, Yanaka features meandering alleys, small stores, and a vast traditional cemetery. A visit to this area allows you to discover the capital off the beaten track, as few tourists ever make it this far east. Follow cherry blossom-lined streets to the Yanaka ginza shopping street, full of traditional arts suppliers selling pigments and brushes, as well as unique artisan souvenirs. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Yanaka by using our Tokyo tourist route planner.
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Super petit quartier vivant et traditionnel. Ça change des quartiers super modernes avec plein de buildings. Ici, c'est plutôt maisons, temples, petits cimetières. La balade vaut le coup !Great little neighborhood living and traditional. It changes the modern great neighborhoods with lots of buildings. Here, it's pretty houses, temples, small cemeteries. The ride was worth it!show original
Dimos un paseo por el barrio de Yanaka (desde la estación de Nippori) y nos encantó el ambiente tan tranquilo y relajado del barrio, tan diferente de los otros que habíamos visitado. Empiezas por el c... read more »We took a stroll through the neighborhood of Yanaka (from Nippori Station) and we loved the atmosphere as calm and relaxed neighborhood, so different from each other that we had visited. You start by the cemetery (very integrated in the district, part of usual promenade of premises) to Tenno-ji Temple, a marvel of spirituality. There you can take a map of the area that makes you the points to visit (I recommend not to follow the promenade which proposes the lonely planet Guide, you lose almost all nice!). You end up in Ueno Park, where you can have a drink on a terrace and walk if you have the strength.show original
ただ下町で中途半端な寺が多い住宅街。観光客を目当てにする飲食店や土産屋が多く観光や旅行者を馬鹿にしている感じを受けた。But often incomplete Temple in downtown residential area. An idiot to sightseeing and tourists, many visitors to the restaurants and souvenir shops like.show original
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