A suburban area of Tokyo rich in nature and with many tourist sites
Omiya Bonsai Art Museum, Saitama
Learn about the history and charms of “bonsai” at this museum
Kawagoe, easily accessible from Tokyo, is a historical city with the atmosphere of the Edo era
Shibazakura Hill is a famous place in Chichibu and a popular spot in spring for tourists
It’s the best season to visit all year long! A tourist spot filled with highlights
A village for people who love “bonsai”! Enjoy “bonsai” at Bonsai Village
The Railway Museum
All the fascinating aspects of Japan’s railways, from actual models to simulators
A tranquil farm village a little under 2 hours from Tokyo. Experience “furusato” (home) to your heart’s content
Saitama Craft Center
See all the crafts of Saitama Prefecture such as dolls, furniture, and textiles. The workshops are also fun!
Chichibu Shrine boasts a 2000-year history as a religious site associated with the Tokugawa clan. The carvings adorning the main building cannot be missed
Chichibu Matsuri Kaikan (Chichibu Festival Center)
Experience the excitement of Chichibu Shrine and its festival through projection mapping
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Saitama 1 Day Itinerary (Bonsai & Kawagoe)
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Gokabou, one of Saitama Prefecture’s 3 major sweets, is a simple wagashi (Japanese confection) made with techniques from the Edo Era.
A deep taste and aroma made in a cool climate. A famous tea that is considered to be one of Japan’s 3 major teas.
Kawagoe Beer COEDO
Craft beer of the finest quality made from select ingredients and the diligent work of craftsmen
A majestic taste. A slightly hard and crispy rice cracker with a satisfying texture and a soy sauce aroma
Indoriya’s So Karaage
Senbei rice crackers become the coating for this karaage (Japanese fried chicken)! Super delicious chicken thanks to a new idea born in Soka City, the place for senbei
Kitamoto Tomato Curry
The just-right acidity of the tomatoes is perfect! A local curry that has plenty of those special Kitamoto tomatoes
This sweet, which originated in the Edo Era, brings out the natural sweetness of sweet potato.
Hatogaya Sauce Udon
Udon with a smoky sauce! The rich and sweet sauce makes for an exquisite yakiudon (sautéed udon)
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