13 days in Kawagoe Itinerary

13 days in Kawagoe Itinerary

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Situated just outside of Tokyo, Kawagoe entices visitors with its historic, Edo period architecture, reminiscent of a Japan of the past.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Tatebayashi Museum No.2 (Former Jomo Muslin Office, Former Katai Tayama Residence) and Toyama Memorial Museum of Art. Head to Sano Premium Outlet and Mitsui Outlet Park Irumafor some retail therapy. Explore Kawagoe's surroundings by going to Hirakushi Denchu Art Museum (in Kodaira), Hachioji (Takaosan Yakuo-in Yuki-ji Temple, Mt. Takao, & more) and Fuchu (Fuchu Art Museum, Tokyo Horse Racetrack, & more). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Toki no Kane, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Takahata Fudoson Kongo-ji Temple, see the interesting displays at National Hansen's Disease Museum, and engage your brain at Polar Science Museum.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Kawagoe trip builder site .

If you are flying in from Brazil, the closest major airports are Tokyo Haneda International Airport, Narita International Airport and Hyakuri Airport. In January, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kawagoe

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Hachioji, Ashikaga, Tatebayashi, Fuchu, Hino
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Mt. Takao ©
Mt. Takao
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Kawagoe Hikawa Shrine
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