Asakusa is considered to be the most traditional metropolitan district in Tokyo. It’s one of the most popular sightseeing area for tourists, and it’s famous for its Sensoji Temple.

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Whether it be shopping for quintessential Japanese souvenir items or soaking in the rich tradition of Japanese culture through its arts and crafts, Asakusa has a lot to offer. It’s one of the must visit places in Tokyo especially if you’re visiting Japan for the first time.

So, we’ve listed down top sight-seeing activities in Asakusa :

  1. Explore the oldest temple in Tokyo, Sensoji Temple

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2. Marvel at the grandeur of Tokyo Sky Tree for free

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3. Leisurely stroll Nakamise Dori

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4.  Walk around Asakusa wearing a traditional Japanese kimono

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5.  Shop for kawaii Japanese souvenirs at Nishi Sando

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6.  Sample local delicacies at Nishi Sando

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7.  Explore Asakusa alleys while riding a rickshaw

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8.  More shopping! Check out souvenir items in Asakusa Don Quijote

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