Sumida city is located in Tokyo's eastern district, not far from Asakusa and Akihabara. It is a place where you can
experience Japanese and culture firsthand, in a tradition hailing back to Edo Period (1600 - 1868).
It's also a wonderful place to walk around. Sumida city boasts the Sumida River and other areas along waterways, with their free and open feeling. It's a district offering a panoply of exciting events throughout the year, such as the cherry blossom and fireworks. Enjoy the warm hospitality of the locals in this traditional downtown Tokyo district.
Sumida city has many ateliers and workshops creating traditional handicrafts. Here's rare opportunity to witness Japanese craftmanship firsthand. Find out more about Sumida craftsmen and their fantastic high quality products.