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Discount ticket for round-trip travel between Ikebukuro and Kawagoe or Kawagoeshi on the Tobu Tojo line!
Special offers at the 10 shops!
Just present your KAWAGOE DISCOUNT PASS or KAWAGOE DISCOUNT PASS PREMIUM to receive special offers at any of the following 10 shops in.
*Note: Be sure to show your KAWAGOE DISCOUNT PASS or KAWAGOE DISCOUNT PASS PREMIUM in advance (when you enter the store).
The KAWAGOE DISCOUNT PASS PREMIUM provides unlimited city travel on buses!
Unlimited use of travel on buses in the designated areas of central Kawagoe. You can “ride all you want” on Tobu Buses in the designated areas, including the TOBU KOEDO LOOP BUS, which provides easy access to all the main attractions of the city. Check the map on the other side for the valid areas.
*Note that bus routes are subject to change without notice due to special events, such as the Kawagoe Festival.
Get off at the Ichibangai or Fudanotsuji bus stop to explore Kawagoe's Warehouse District.
In addition to the TOBU KOEDO LOOP BUS, general routes to Kuranomachi Area depart from the Tobu Bus West bus stops 123456 at Kawagoe Station East Exit. Unlimited use of buses in the designated areas. Tourists can also use general bus routes to visit many attractions in the city.
*To go to Hikawa Shrine, take the bus from bus stop 7 . Note that buses from bus stop.
By presenting your ticket at any of the following shops in central Kawagoe, you can receive special offers.
Stop by the shops to take a break or to find souvenirs to take home.
Massive kurazukuri-style storehouse building. Inside the shop, you’ll find a huge assortment of distinctive folk arts, including straps that are popular as gifts to take back home.
A:10:00 to 18:00. B: Wednesdays (or the day following, if Wednesday is a public holiday) and the New Year's holiday period C:10% discount on items purchased
Japanese restaurant with garden, established in 1868. Exclusively during weekday lunch hours (excluding holidays), a very reasonably-priced bento-style box lunch is available for a taste of Japanese-style cooking.
A: Weekday lunch hours are from 11:30 to 14:00 (last order at 13:30). Afterwards, service switches to the evening menu. Open until 21:30 (last order at 19:30). B: Closed irregularly, during the New Year’s holiday period, and for Obon during the summer C: One complimentary item provided with “Kagome” and “Tsubasa” box lunches during exclusive weekday lunch.
Japanese restaurant in a corner of the kurazukuri-style fine china shop, “Yamawa.” The popular Satsumaimo Mini Kaiseki lets you enjoy sweet potatoes in a variety of flavors and textures.
A:10:00 to 17:00.B: IrregularC:5% discount on Satsumaimo Mini Kaiseki
Wear a rental kimono as you take a carefree stroll through the streets of Kawagoe. Choose from amongst a wide variety of styles. Internet reservations are available and recommended.
A:10:00 to 17:00 (weekdays), 10:00 to 18:00 (Saturday and holidays)B: Tuesdays (but open on the 18th of each month for “Kimono Day”), New Year's holiday period C:Complimentary gift with non-rental purchases of 1,000 yen or more (tax excluded)
Restaurant that specializes in unagi. Also serves “Imo-ju” rice (rice served with Kawagoe sweet potato steamed in a bamboo steamer), a treat unique to Kawagoe.
A:From 11:00 a.m. until unagi is sold outB: Tuesdays and year endC:One complimentary item with meal
A shop in Kashiya Yokocho that sells homemade sweets. Try the Imo Donuts or the purple sweet potato steamed cake, both items unique to Kawagoe.
A: 9:00 to 18:30. B: Irregular C: One complimentary Imo Donut with purchase of 1,000 yen or more (including tax)
Famous Japanese confectionary store selling cakes made of sweet potato, such as the “Imokoi” and “Imo Okowa” brands. You can also enjoy Japanese fare at Ichibangai shop. At Toki no Kane shop, sweet potato ice cream is very well-known.
(Ichibangai shop and Toki no Kane shop) A: 9:00 to 18:00 B: Open all year round C: 5% discount for Mushitate Imokoi for eating while walking
This is a green tea shop at Fudanotsuji in Ichibangai that provides Sayama tea, known for its long history. From the second floor, with tatami mats, you can sip Japanese tea while gazing at the beautiful Kawagoe scenery.
A: 10:00 to 17:00B: Open all year round C: Free Japanese tea bag when purchasing any product
This famous confectionary shop has a history of 230 years. The elegant and bite-sized “Kame no Monaka” and the highly recommended “Kamedora” were chosen as “Kawagoe Selections.” A gallery is also operating at the main shop. You can watch how to make Kamedora and buy it at Motomachi shop.
A: Main shop: 9:00 to 18:00; Motomachi shop: 10:00 to 18:00 B: Main shop: Open all year round; Motomachi shop: closed irregularly C: 5% discount (excluding sales items)
This famous traditional confectionary shop has a history of over 100 years (founded in 1914). Many tourists come on weekends for the handmade, traditional flavor. Enjoy special traditional sweets from 50 selections.
A: 10:00 to 16:30 B: Monday C: Free “Chiyomusubi” with a purchase of 1,000 yen or more
Overview of Ikebukuro Station underground