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Sensoji Temple

Sensoji Temple is an ancient Buddhist place of worship that is situated in the Asakusa district of Tokyo, Japan. The Sensoji Temple is known as one of the most significant temples in Japan, and it is also the oldest temple in Tokyo, having been constructed in the mid-seventh century. Sensoji Temple was originally built to house a statue of the Guan Yin, the Goddess of Mercy, that was allegedly discovered in a nearby river. Although much of the temple was destroyed during WWII, it was rebuilt and now acts as a symbol of rebirth to citizens of Tokyo.

  • Visit Tokyo in the late spring for the Sanja Matsuri, the largest Shinto Festival in the city, when the streets are closed off for colourful parades and celebrations.
  • Stroll down Nakamise-Dori, the small street that leads to the Sensoji Temple, and you can buy curios from the vendors that flank the street or eat delicious foods like handmade noodles from the food stalls.
  • Consult an oracle about your future at one of the omikuji stalls located within Sensoji Temple, which is an entertaining way to learn how your trip to Tokyo will turn out.

Tokyo has one of the best public transportation systems in the world, so it’s not hard to get to Sensoji Temple from just about anywhere in the city. The easiest way to get there is to take the Ginza Subway Line, Asakusa Subway Line or Tobu Railway and get off at the Asakusa Station which is quite close to Sensoji Temple. Those coming from Tokyo Station or Shinjuku Station should transfer to the Ginza Line at the Kanda Station. Once at Sensoji Temple, there are many interesting sights to see, so make sure to leave yourself time for exploration.

Hotels near Sensoji Temple

167 hotels near Sensoji Temple

1 Vessel Inn Ueno Iriya Ekimae

3 stars
Not yet reviewed

1-25-6 Iriya, Taito-ku, Tokyo Map

The hotel's concept is comfort and cleanliness with reasonable prices. All of the 75 guest rooms feature Simmons beds and are equipped with air purifiers and free LAN internet. Services include... More

2 Chisun Hotel Ueno

3 stars
4.2 / 5 5 reviews

5-5-6 Higashiueno, Taito-ku, Tokyo Map

Being an ideal place in the city of Ueno, this hotel offers a warm welcome, pleasant ambience and convenient facilities to make your stay a memorable one. GeneralDuring leisure, you can relax at... More

3 Sukeroku No Yado Sadachiyo

3 stars
Not yet reviewed

2-20-1 Asakusa, Taito-ku, Tokyo Map

Sukeroku No Yado Sadachiyo Ryokan Tokyo welcomes guests with traditional hospitality and offers a host of facilities for a comfortable stay. This hotel is within walking distance of most tourist... More

4 THE GATE HOTEL Asakusa Kaminarimon by HULIC

4 stars
Not yet reviewed

2-16-11 Raimon, Taito-ku, Tokyo Map

This modern and chic hotel was opened in 2012 in the historic neighborhood of Asakusa, famous for its old-town Edo-era feel. Guest rooms are stylish and comfortable with free Wi-Fi, Video-on-demand... More

5 Viainn Asakusa (Blue Wave Inn Asakusa)

4 stars
4.0 / 5 1 reviews

2-33-7 Asakusa, Taito-ku, Tokyo Map

Offering superior service and comfort in an intimate and welcoming environment, the Blue Wave Inn Asakusa is just the place for a relaxed as well as a pleasant holiday. GeneralBusiness travellers... More

6 Asakusa View Hotel

3 stars
4.4 / 5 5 reviews

3-17-1 Nishiasakusa, Taito-ku, Tokyo Map

Asakusa View Hotel Tokyo is stunning hotel that provides world-class accommodation and facilities. This hotel is a combination of art deco style and contemporary amenities. This hotel is within... More

7 Hotel Unizo Asakusa

3 stars
4.0 / 5 1 reviews

1-9-2 Asakusa, Taito-ku, Tokyo Map

Hotel Unizo Asakusa Tokyo invites guests with warm hospitality, comfortable accommodation and modern service. This property provides Internet access, faxing and photocopying facilities for the... More

8 Conrad Tokyo

5 stars
5.0 / 5 3 reviews

1-9-1 Higashi-Shinbashi, Minato-ku Map

Offering top-class units towering above the vibrant Japan capital, Conrad Tokyo makes for a stylish retreat for discerning business and leisure travellers. This luxury hotel in Higashi-Shinbashi... More

9 Tokyo Garden Palace

3 stars
3.0 / 5

1-7-5 Yushima Bunkyo-ku Map

Garden Palace Tokyo Hotel welcomes business and leisure travellers to comfortable accommodations set near several Tokyo attractions and transport options. Guest at this modern hotel can watch... More

10 Royal Park Shiodome Tower

4 stars
4.0 / 5

1-6-3 Higashishimbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo Map

Royal Park Shiodome Tower Tokyo features upscale accommodation, up to date service and an array of modern amenities. This property provides a well equipped business centre for the convenience of... More