A district where the winds of history and culture waft.

Sumida city is located in Tokyo’s eastern district, not far from Asakusa and Akihabara. It’s a place where you can experience Japanese history and culture firsthand, in a tradition hailing back to Edo Period (1600-1868). It’s also a wonderful place to walk around. Sumida city boasts the Sumida River and other areas along waterways, with their free and open feeling. It’s a district offering a panoply of exciting events throughout the year, such as the cherry blossom and fireworks. Enjoy the warm hospitality of the locals in this traditional downtown Tokyo district.