Kyukaruizawa Ginza-dori, Karuizawa-machi

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Historic Walking Area · Tourist Spot
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Saunter down the neatly kept Kyukaruizawa Ginza-dori, the main commercial street of the summer resort town. The shopping area grew extensively during the 19th century, with many stores from the country's main cities opening branches here, complemented in the 20th century with the building of several Western-style hotels and storefronts. Admire the mix of architecture during a walk down the historic street, and pop into the many boutiques and souvenir stores to browse the array of finely crafted garments and trinkets available here. With our online itinerary creator, Karuizawa-machi attractions like Kyukaruizawa Ginza-dori can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • A stunning array of quant shops, cafes and restaurants. If this was the U.K, the street would be littered with charity shops. Not so in Karuizawa, it almost feels like a cotswold village with a... 
    A stunning array of quant shops, cafes and restaurants. If this was the U.K, the street would be littered with charity shops. Not so in Karuizawa, it almost feels like a cotswold village with a...  more »
  • Very nicely organized street for strolling and shopping for local sweets. Good for spending your spare time. 
    Very nicely organized street for strolling and shopping for local sweets. Good for spending your spare time.  more »
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  • It was beautiful, lots of stores to buy anything you want, and if you feel adventurous you can go up the mountain that is beside the street
  • Very interesting, many cafes and boutique shops, sadly half closed be ause if covid, but still intriguing and with plenty to explore.

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