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Yanaka, Taito

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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. Use our Tokyo online trip itinerary maker to arrange your visit to Yanaka and other attractions in Tokyo.
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  • This neighborhood retains an historic atmosphere that makes it unique: a bit rustic and nostalgic. It includes a large cemetery, with a walled section dedicated to the Tokugawa clan, and a clock museu...  more »
  • I went during the day on weekdays. Did you take my friends from overseas have come to Japan several times but staff very happy and and I also enjoyed it. Many nice shops and unique shops, just by walking.
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  • I expected more ... the cemetery nothing that I expected more local streets and features ... Instead the end shops and touring dear
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