Video Travel Guide of Japan
Language /ja/zhtw/zh/id

Area Distribution : Tokyo

Sightseeing Guide: Northern Tokyo

Northern Tokyo (王子、巣鴨、日暮里)
Terminal Station: Oji Station
Major Spots: Arakawa Nature Park, Arakawa Yuen, Toshimaen, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Space.

Northern Tokyo is an area containing Adachi(足立区), Kita(北区), Itabashi(板橋区), and Nerima(練馬区). This area is known as a traditional residence area for higher class. Throughout Edo period, this area was occupied by rich and powerful. Today, this area is considered to be traditinonal, historical, and mature. Those who live in the area are respected to be the highest rank in cultural sense. Some of the famous spots in this area are Toshima-en, Asukayama, Sugamo, Komagome, and Nippori.


MLJ Online Shop

MAP around Northern Tokyo

Area Contents

Hanami at Rikugien

Hanami at Rikugien

Season: April


Shidare-Zakura, the weeping cherry, at Rikugien is one of the most famous Sakura Trees in Tokyo. In early April, ...

[read more]

Hanami at Toneri Park

Hanami at Toneri Park

Season: April


Hanami at Toneri Park (舎人公園の花見). Toneri Park is one of the large park in Tokyo. It is also known as a great Sakura ...

[read more]

Rikugien Garden

Rikugien Garden

Season: September


Rikugien Garden (六義園) is Japanese style garden in Tokyo and one of the special place of scenery. Rikugien was ...

[read more]

All Spots of Northern Tokyo

  Copyright © 2007-2012 all rights reserved.
Translated by Nur Afiyanti