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Arakawa overview

Arakawa is a budget-friendly place distinct for its museums and known for its amusement park and shops. You'll enjoy the ample bar and café options, along with outdoor areas for running and walking. Learn about local heritage at popular landmarks in the area like Sensoji Temple and Tokyo Sky Tree. Make some time to see popular sights such as Tokyo Stock Exchange and Tokyo Imperial Palace. Arakawa is a family-friendly destination while offering something for everyone.

Where to stay in Arakawa

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Arakawa has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Arakawa with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Arakawa hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Arakawa hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Arakawa

Fly in to Tokyo (HND-Haneda), 13.2 mi (21.2 km) from downtown Arakawa. Tokyo (NRT-Narita Intl.) is the next closest major airport, 34.1 mi (54.9 km) away.

Train stations include:
  • • Tokyo Machiya Station
  • • Tokyo Shin-Mikawashima Station
  • • Tokyo Mikawashima Station
Metro stations include:
  • • Arakawa-nichome Station
  • • Arakawa-nanachome Station
  • • Machiya-ekimae Station

What to see around Arakawa

Fun activities include attractions such as:
  • • Tokyo Solamachi
  • • Tokyo Anime Center
  • • La Qua Tokyo Dome City
  • • Ajinomoto Field Nishigaoka
  • • Ojima Komatsugawa Park
Known for its amusement park, the area's family-friendly sights include:
  • • Arakawa Yuen
  • • Ueno Zoo
  • • Hanayashiki Amusement Park
  • • Mukojima-Hyakkaen Gardens
  • • University of Tokyo Botanical Garden
The area's museums and cultural sights stand out, and places to visit include:
  • • Arakawa Furusato Culture Museum
  • • Sekido Museum of Art
  • • Calligraphy Museum
  • • Asakura Choso Museum
  • • Ichiyo Memorial Museum
Below are some favorite shopping areas to find that perfect souvenir—or simply browse:
  • • Joyful Minowa Shopping Street
  • • Yanaka Ginza Shopping Street
  • • Kappabashi Street
  • • Ueno no Mori Sakura Terrace
  • • Asakusa ROX
Some popular places in the area include:
  • • Sensoji Temple
  • • Tokyo Sky Tree
  • • Tokyo Stock Exchange
  • • Tokyo Imperial Palace
  • • Tokyo Tower

When to visit Arakawa

If you're starting to plan your trip, you might be wondering when's the best time to visit. Here are the seasonal norms to help you decide when to go:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 58°F day, 36°F night
  • April-June: 79°F day, 47°F night
  • July-September: 86°F day, 65°F night
  • October-December: 74°F day, 38°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 9.37 inches
  • April-June: 17.91 inches
  • July-September: 20.79 inches
  • October-December: 14.13 inches