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    Must visit: Kimono experience in Asakusa

    May 31, 2024

     Must visit: Kimono experience in Asakusa

    If you're visiting Japan for the first time, I highly recommend starting your journey in Asakusa. It's a city bursting with traditional charm yet exudes a lively atmosphere, making you feel like you've truly arrived in Japan!

    From the majestic Senso-ji Temple to the bustling shopping street filled with year-round cheer, rickshaws, old wooden structures, and delicious matcha sweets, every corner is picturesque. Plus, it's the perfect opportunity to experience wearing a kimono. Take a stroll in traditional attire and create special family memories!

    Senso-ji Temple 

    Senso-ji Temple

    Senso-ji Temple is a destination that every visitor to Asakusa makes a point to see.
    From the gate called Kaminari-mon to the main hall of the temple - about 250 meters - the shopping street is incredibly fun. On both sides, there are rows of various souvenir shops and tempting food stalls.

    Take your time to soak in the bustling atmosphere and explore all the intriguing offerings. At the end of this street lies the main hall of Senso-ji Temple. Please take a moment to admire the beauty of this beloved temple, cherished by generations for centuries.

    Kimono

    Kimono

    You'll notice a few people strolling in kimonos, adding to the street's ambiance. Where else can you find a city where kimonos complement the scenery so perfectly in Tokyo?

    Asakusa is the best place for renting kimonos in Tokyo - If you're intrigued, why not select your own kimono and take a leisurely walk? It's sure to elevate your mood and make your time even more special. Be sure to capture plenty of photos!

    Street foods & sweets
     

    Street foods & sweets

    Asakusa is well-known for its delectable sweets, making it a hotspot for indulging in a walking dessert experience. You'll encounter a variety of innovative Japanese-style sweets at every turn, each one as delightful as the last. 

    And the best part? They're all absolutely delicious. Once you find something you'd like to try, don't hesitate to give it a taste!

    Asahi Beer & Skytree Tower

    Asahi beer & Skytree tower

    Have you heard of Asahi Beer? It's a flagship brand of Japanese beer. Asakusa is where you'll find the headquarters of Asahi Beer, known for its distinctive headquarters building resembling a glass of beer, with the iconic Skytree-Tower behind it, creating a renowned photography spot. 

    Don't miss the chance to enjoy an Asahi beer in Asakusa!

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