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Kashi Yokocho

2-7 Motomachi, Kawagoe 350-0062, Saitama Prefecture
+81 49-224-5940
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Experience Edo Castle Town: Kawagoe Walking Tour
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“candy lane” (2 reviews)
“local snacks” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
2-7 Motomachi, Kawagoe 350-0062, Saitama Prefecture

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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is an interesting area to browse around and enjoy the colourful sights of the goodies displayed. Fairly convenient to get here from the train station too.

Thank Tay08
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you happen to be in Kawagoe on a Monday, be prepared for a lot of these stores to be closed. However the ones that are open will still be able to supply you with all of the traditional Japanese sweets and candies you could...More

Thank BorneoMel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From Kawagoe train station (after visiting Railway Museum) had intended to take the Eagle bus that goes around the sightseeing spots. We missed the timing, so just googled and took the public bus instead. Dropped at the bus stop near the street and walked towards...More

Thank Babymuji
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Kashi Yokocho was a candies lane by the side of the main shopping street. All the shops there sold sweets and other traditional local snacks. The lane was narrow and crowded with children. On our way, we met a newly wed couple wearing yukata walking...More

Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

It was a lovely morning just walking through the streets, following the trail of historical sites. Streets are narrow but the Edo architecture is beautiful. We stumbled upon authentic Japanese food and were just busy tasting that we forget about lunch! It’s one of those...More

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 18 November 2017

The shops here sell sweets, both traditional Japanese products and more modern varieties. It was really busy with school kids on class trips the day I was there. It definitely is worth browsing and looking at the different products, and I bought some sweets as...More

Thank Selsy
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We bought a pass for the #3 Tobu Loop Bus at lower level of the East Exit of the JR Kawagoe Station. The central downtown area was crowded because it was a holiday the day we visited. We walked to the Time Bell Tower across...More

Thank LnS2004
Reviewed 6 July 2017

My favorite street in Kawagoe - Candy Lane!!! Many shops selling local snacks and sweets. Perfect place to buy gifts/souvenirs for your family & friends here! All these shops are close to each other, walking distance. There is even a big map posted on the...More

Thank ILoveFoodComa
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Candy Alley is a little shopping street not far from the main shopping street of Kawagoe. In 1923 when the Great Earthquake hit, Tokyo experienced a shortage in the supply of Japanese sweets, so orders for the hard to get candy poured into the Kawagoe...More

1  Thank Just-Julie-Cairns
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Not a must visit but okay to check it out and buy a bit of various items they sell. Try them out, their tastes.

Thank flyinhigh31
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