Visit Authentic TOKYO
- Taito City
Travel information for some of Tokyo’s most popular areas including Asakusa, Ueno, and Yanaka. These districts in Taito are popular with Japanese travelers. Old Tokyo with its traditions and lifestyle can still be experienced here today. Visit historical temples and shines, eat at old restaurants, shop for traditional crafts made by local artisans, and experience Japanese culture at traditional festivals and events.
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Many events and festivals take place in Taito throughout the year. You can enjoy a truly Japanese experience. Make sure to check for local events.
Torikoe Matsuri - Torikoe Shrine Festival
2017.6.10 - 2017.6.11
Chinowa-kuguri - Summer Purification Ceremony
Iriya Asagao Matsuri - Morning Glory Flower Festival
2017.7.6 - 7.8
Shitamachi Tanabata Festival
2017.7.6 - 2017.7.10
Shimanrokusennichi, Hozuki-Ichi - Day of 46,000 Blessings and Chinese Lantern Plant Fair
2017.7.9 - 2017.7.10
Sumida River Fireworks Festival
Agemanju - Sweet Deep-fried Cakes in Asakusa
Asakusa-Odaiba Direct Line (Sea & River Boat Cruise)
Kamata: The Most Beautiful Knives in Tokyo
Tokyo Izakaya for Sashimi and Seafood
Free wi-fi that can be used in various places in Taito, including cultural and sightseeing spots, sightseeing buses, and tourist information centres.