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Kyu-Karuizawa Ginza Street

Travel Guide - Kyu-Karuizawa Ginza Street


The charming shopping area is known as Kyu-Karuizawa Ginza, originally developed by the shops based in Tokyo’s Ginza neighborhood to deal with wealthy people who have their vacation homes in this summer resort. Today, there are also a wonderful variety of original shops, including boutiques, time-honored bakeries, cafés and souvenir shops. The main street of Kyu-Karuizawa has been bustling with tourists especially during the summer.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Varies according to the shop / facility


  • Varies according to the shop / facility

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 5 minutes from JR Karuizawa Station by the bus bound for Kita-Karuizawa or Kusatsu. Get off at Kyu-Karuizawa Bus stop.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 739, Karuizawa, Karuizawa-machi Kitasaku-gun, Nagano, 389-0102


ALTIA CENTRAL @AC_Recruiting - 2018-07-25
Nagano, Day 25- Historic Kyu-Karuizawa Ginza, once known for hosting #merchants traveling between the capitals of… https://t.co/uNU7RPPO3h
Renae Lucas-Hall 📖 @RenaeLucasHall - 2018-07-12
Here are some of the handicrafts and carvings you can buy in Ginza Street in Kyu-Karuizawa, #Japan - a resort area… https://t.co/xBL2AQWdmR
Renae Lucas-Hall 📖 @RenaeLucasHall - 2018-05-09
If you're visiting Karuizawa in Japan, a popular holiday destination for the Imperial Family, take a break at the B… https://t.co/7OSCVtAU2b
Renae Lucas-Hall 📖 @RenaeLucasHall - 2018-01-05
You can buy this colourful yukata (summer kimono) and lots of other interesting Japanese souvenirs at KAYA, a Japan… https://t.co/1xEPTwHseN
(((Kevin Meyerson))) @kevinmeyerson - 2016-08-20
@chestnutvinegar The Kyu Karuizawa Ginza itself? It is a big part of the tourism economic engine which powers this entire region.


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