Travel Information


Shimokitazawa (下北沢), a.k.a. "Shimokita," is the city of youth located west side of Tokyo Metro. It is very famous for the city of Japanese Indies' Music, amateur bands, theatrical play and comedy show. There are many theaters and music venues. Many famous musicians and comedians started their careers at Shimokita. Also, there are many interesting bar and Izakaya around the station. Shimokita is also very famous for used clothing's for young girls.

Tourist Info.
There is no parking or restroom.
Most of the spots are located south side of the station.

0. at Shibuya Station.
1. use Inokashira Line to Shimokitazawa Station.

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Map around Shimokitazawa

Detailed Travel Guide


Shimokitazawa is the city of youth. It is also very famous for Amateur Music and Theatrical Play. There are many music venues, theaters and acting halls. Every nights, many Indies Bands, music units, play their original musics, many acting group perform their theatrical play, and comedians entertains people.

Bar and Music Venue located 10 minutes south from the station.
Eco Kaiju
Music Unit. Their performance always has theatrical play.
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Shimokitazawa also has many used clothing shops and girls fashion stores for young ladies.

Also, there are many Bar, restaurants and Izakaya. Therefore, nights at Shimokita is very active.