Sumida River Firework festival is held on the 30th of July which is the biggest and traditional firework display in the old Tokyo district! About nine hundred thousand people visit this festival every year! Guests staying in Andon Ryokan will be able to see this amazing festival on a rooftop of ryokan!!
Minowabashi station is the starting point of the Toei Streetcar (Toden) Arakawa Line, the longest one of the only two remaining streetcar lines in Tokyo. It is located only in 10 minutes walk from ANDON RYOKAN. In the immediate vicinity of Asukayama station, You can’t miss the breathtakingly beautiful cherry blossoms in Asukayama park in spring. It just takes only 50 minutes from Minowabashi to the last stop, Waseda. Over 1300 hydrangeas on the street, Asukayama no komichi, attract the walkers during the best season, June. With the wonderful view from the window on the train, you can go traveling to wherever you want. The special plan starts from June [...]
There are traditional Sento (public baths) around Andon. This is a good chance! Have an experience taking a bath with local people. Also please pay attention their cool appearances and inside as well. *Bath set(bodysoap, shampoo, conditioner, face soap, small towel and an written explanation of a public bath).
It’s only 10mins to Asakusa and 15mins to The sky tree by bike! Make your oun plan and see the old part of Tokyo without rush people in trains.