1
Yanaka District
Yanaka-Ginza, Tokyo Driving directions
The Green Guide

Useful information

Description

The district of Yanaka has remained miraculously untouched by natural and man-made disasters. Filmmakers come here to shoot footage of an idealised version of urban Japan, a pleasant flashback to a past with fewer cars and buildings. The promenade runs past low-lying houses, some wooden, clumps of wild grass, and family-run, friendly shops. Its nonchalance is doubtless the result of its history, but also of the romantic Yanaka Cemetery.

Localisation

  • Route from this place
  • Directions to this place
  • Route via this place
  • Nearby hotels
  • Nearby restaurants

Things to see and donearby

Where to sleepnearby

Where to eatnearby

  • From ¥2,000 to ¥7,000
    MICHELIN 2021
    1.41 Km - 5-2-7 Hakusan, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo
  • From ¥1,000 to ¥6,000
    MICHELIN 2021
    1.5 Km - 4-14-15 Sugamo, Toshima-ku, Tokyo
  • From ¥5,000 to ¥7,000
    MICHELIN 2021
    1.51 Km - 1-33-27 Kitaotsuka, Toshima-ku, Tokyo