Would highly recommend. Can be very crowded though. Try to spot the little dragon hiding beneath a lantern and sample some of the food in the stalls along the way.
Super district, all Culture and all Japan, the history and tradition shown through, a place that needs to be on you’re itinerary
Try to Avoid the crowd and visit Asakusa early morning or late afternoon. It is a nice neighborhood, the temple and old streets look great! It is an absolute must to visit in Tokyo.
This was my first trip to Japan [Oct2019] - not knowing what to expect, i read all types of revus of where to stay in Japan (Shinjuku, Shibuya, Ginza etc) -- my friends who have lived and been there several times all mentioned Asakusa - they sed it was a quieter calmer area to…
It was lovely even in December. Very traditional & colourful. Lots of photo opportunities. There are also quaint little snack stalls at the edge of the temple grounds. The melon buns and ice creams were delicious. Highly recommended.