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Asakusa Denpoin-dori

Taito, Tokyo Prefecture
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Gardens to the temple - touristy

The gardens seem to act as a waiting area for people to visit the shrine or the temple. Also it... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2016
ChefCliveM
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Braughing, Ware United Kingdom
via mobile
eye-catching

I found a small shop with kimono silk fabric remnants, a different sort of 'souvenir', several... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2015
KLsWanderlust
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Houston, Texas
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good54%
  • Average29%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
25 Feb 2016
“Gardens to the temple - touristy”
27 Oct 2015
“eye-catching”
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Taito, Tokyo Prefecture
Ueno, Asakusa
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Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

The gardens seem to act as a waiting area for people to visit the shrine or the temple. Also it acts as a doorway to the shopping precinct. It is therefore not a pretty garden to visit but more as route to the other venues.

Thank ChefCliveM
Reviewed 28 October 2015

I found a small shop with kimono silk fabric remnants, a different sort of 'souvenir', several different ones were purchased. Fascinating to walk about and see what is available.

Thank KLsWanderlust
Reviewed 4 May 2014

Wonderful experience ...we enjoyed a lot.. we walked around sensoji temple. All the tourists were clicking our photos we felt like some celebrities !! If you are visiting Japan then you have to take this kimono session.

1  Thank hosikim
Reviewed 13 March 2013

Denpoin-dori is a small street near the Senso-ji temple. When you walk towards the temple through Nakamise street, turn left into Denpoin-dori. There are some small shops here selling souvenirs and snacks. Walk through the street and turn right into another street that is full...More

1  Thank DavidTokyo
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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