Spots in Kawaguchi Area

  • Kakujo Gyorui Kawaguchi Store
    Saitama Pref. Kawaguchishi Yananechou 17-5
    The Kawaguchi branch of the Niigata Prefecture, Teradomari City-based Kakujo Gyorui fresh fish chain has set their sights on becoming Japan’s best fresh fish specialty store. It is famous for its preeminently fresh sashimi and sushi. It holds a boatload of fun events for the consumers, including a monthly raw tuna dissection sale, and 10% off sales on every fourth Wednesday of each month, excluding December.
  • Kawaguchi Green Center
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Saitama Pref. Kawaguchishi Araijuku 700
    A botanical garden situated along Prefectural Route 34 in Araijuku, Kawaguchi City. Facilities include a greenhouse where visitors can view tropical water lilies, cacti, and tropical orchids year-round; a Japanese iris garden where hydrangea are also grown; a flower bed square; and azalea mountain. There's also a bird center which raises peacocks; playground with a lookout slide and miniature railroad; restaurant, gathering hall; rest area; and more.
  • Chinjyu Hikawa-jinja Shrine
    Travel / Tourism
    Saitama Pref. Kawaguchishi Aoki 5-18-48
    A Shinto shrine located in 5-Chome Aoki, Kawaguchi City. The shrine was founded in the early Muromachi period some 700 years ago. Dedicated to Susanoo-no-Mikoto, who defeated the eight headed serpent Yamata no Orochi, and his wife Kushinadahime no Mikoto, the shrine is believed to grant worshippers purification from evil influences, protection from disaster, luck in finding love and marriage, matrimonial harmony, and aid in childrearing.
  • Spa Nusa Dua
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Saitama Pref. Kawaguchishi Kamiaoki 1-2-30
    A hot spring bathhouse located in 1-Chome Kamiaoki, Kawaguchi City. In addition to large bathing areas supplied by a natural hot spring and a bedrock bath, the bathhouse has massage facilities offering a variety of styles, including ancient Thai massage therapy, Chinese foot massage, Japanese seitai osteopathy, and acupuncture. There's also a rest area, nap room, comic book corner, hair salon, and kids' space. In addition, the bathhouse offers a variety of food and drink options, such as a yakiniku Japanese-style grill-it-yourself barbecue restaurant, dining terrace, restaurant with tatami mat seating, and banquet halls.
  • Skip City Sai-No-Kuni Visual Plaza Visual Museum
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Saitama Pref. Kawaguchishi Kamiaoki 3-12-63 Ayano country visual plaza
    An interactive museum dedicated to visual media located in Sai-no-Kuni Visual Plaza in 3-Chome Kamiaoki, Kawaguchi City. The museum's standing exhibition is filled with interactive exhibits which teach about the history of movies as well as how movies are made, and visitors can see what it's like to film, combine clips together, make a cartoon, and create projection mapping. The museum also holds special exhibitions concerning visual media.
  • Saitama Prefecture Flowers and Green Promotion Center
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Saitama Pref. Kawaguchishi Angyou 1015
    This botanical garden is in Kawaguchi City, Saitama Prefecture. In addition to direct management from producers, this garden was built to offer plant growing advice and training for volunteers and local residents to help promote the planting of trees, flowers and so on in the population. The grounds have over 2,000 varieties of plants and trees, including trees for exhibition, and the scenery changes with the season for year-round enjoyment.
  • Kawaguchi Science Museum
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Saitama Pref. Kawaguchishi Kamiaoki Within 3-12-18 SKIP City
    This science hall is in Kawaguchi City, Saitama Prefecture. It has a variety of facilities including a planetarium and astronomical observatory, with exhibitions of astronomical materials. There are also exhibits and research into power, light, the atmosphere, water, life, and more. There is an automatic model railway, too, so there are all kinds of study and activity to look into. What's more, there are science shows and events on holidays.
  • Kawaguchi Green Center Circulating Pool
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Saitama Pref. Kawaguchishi Araijuku 700
    This pool inside the Kawaguchi Municipal Green Center is open only in summer. In addition to a 201-meter-long current pool, there are three hexagonal children's pools, in 10 centimeter, 20 centimeter, and 40 centimeter depths. The facility is open in winter as a skating rink.
  • Sai-no-Kuni Kurashi Plaza (Saitama Prefecture Human Life and Science Center)
    Travel / Tourism
    Saitama Kawaguchi-shi Kami-aoki 3-12-18 SKIP City A1-gaiku 2F
    Japan's only authentic hands-on experience facility that explores the theme of one's life as a consumer. With an exhibition area and theaters as well as a library zone guests can enjoy easily learning about consumerism regardless of age. They also rent out training rooms and classrooms that are perfect for meetings, training seminars, or club activities.
  • Aeon Mall Kawaguchi Maekawa
    Saitama Kawaguchi-shi Maekawa 1-1-11
    A shopping mall on a plot nearly 72,000 square meters in size offering nearly 133,000 square meters of floor space. They have a wide variety of shops to help you with your daily life activities including clothing, accessories, and miscellaneous goods stores as well as electrical appliances, games, books, health and beauty, groceries, and restaurants. They also hold a variety of popular special events and sales.
  • Ferdinand
    Gourmet / Alcohol
    Saitama Kawaguchi-shi Minami Maekawa 2-4-13
    A Spanish restaurant making it easy to enjoy authentic Spanish flavors. Their menu includes everything from authentic Spanish cuisine made from carefully selected ingredients, including those imported directly from Spain, to new creative dishes. This is the perfect place to spend a special evening with amazing food and wine or even a place to drop in and have a great lunch enjoying authentic Spanish cuisine.
  • Kawaguchi Art Gallery Atlia
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Saitama Kawaguchi-shi Namikimotomachi 1-76
    A small art gallery that first opened in 2006. The gallery is based on five tenements; 'Hold Special Exhibitions', 'Hands-on Creation with Workshops', 'Courses (Learning Fun Skills, Learning Appreciation for the Arts)', 'Cooperative Projects (Co-Sponsored Exhibitions, Community Projects, School Projects)', and 'Rental Gallery Space'. They hold a wide variety of exhibitions.
  • Kawaguchi
    Saitama Pref
  • Nishi-Kawaguchi
    Saitama Pref
  • Higashi-Kawaguchi
    Saitama Pref
  • Ario Kawaguchi
    Saitama Kawaguchi-shi Namikimotomachi 1-79 Ario Kawaguchi
  • Lala Garden Kawaguchi
    Saitama Kawaguchi Miyacho 18-9
  • Michinoeki Kawaguchi Angyo
    Saitama Pref. Kawaguchishi Angyouryouke 844-2
  • Hatogaya
    Saitama Pref
  • Kawaguchi Municipal Medical center
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Saitama Kawaguchi-shi Nishi Araijuku 180

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