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Asakusa Shrine

2-3-1 Asakusa, Taito 111-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3844-1575
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2-3-1 Asakusa, Taito 111-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
Ueno, Asakusa
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

Just stunningly beautiful and well worth visiting. I love seeing this insight into traditional Japanese culture.

Thank Adam D
Reviewed 15 May 2016

We went during some festival and there was a large crowd with lots of locals dressed in traditional Japanese attire. It was quite a nice experience - not so crowded that you couldn't move. Lots of nice little restaurants and cafes and souvenir shops. The...More

Thank Victor K
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

We visited the Asakusa Shrine early morning (7:30-8) and it was a great time to go. The little shops that line the road to the shrine were mostly open but there were very few people around. Come hungry! Small eateries and snack sized food are...More

Thank Krystal J
Reviewed 14 May 2016

If you are in Tokyo you should definitely go to the Asakusa Shrine, its is very nice, I liked it very much! It is in the more cultural, old part of Tokyo, that it is worth the visit. It has a long street between the...More

Thank Marsfel1
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Asakusa Shrine is right next to Sensoji, but once you pass under the torii gate, it seems to be in a world by itself, much more private, quiet and orderly. Part of its attraction is the wide and uncrowded yard in front of the shrine....More

Thank Staidthere
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

We got lucky to be there during the golden week. The good things: • the place is accessible by JR / subway • close to train station • many gift shops along the way • many food around the area & for moslems there is...More

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

It is the famous shrine from XVII century. When you are in Senjo-ji, you can go 100 m on the east and you will see the shrine with beautiful roof tiles.

Thank Piotrul
Reviewed 28 April 2016

If you go Asakusa, you must see this shrine. The building is beautiful and has a lot of interesting details. To below those traditional lights and see really nice details =) It's not open inside for visits everyday, only in special celebrations. We were lucky...More

Thank Carla S
Reviewed 28 April 2016

The amount of visitors at the shrine is overwhelming and it is not surprising. This is a shrine that is certainly worth seeing. On your way to the shrine, you have an amazing amount of souvenirs to choose from, too.

Thank StefanHaeger
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Walked upto the Senso-ji Temple while shopping for souvenirs and tasting yummy goodies on our way. Tourists can bargain and get the best deals out here.

Thank khuaish
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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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