7 things to do around Narita airport area (For transit or layover passengers)

Narita airport is the biggest international airport in Japan.
So many people use as transit layover hub airport.

But, it takes about 1.5 hours from Narita to center of Tokyo.
Sometimes it is said it’s too far, BUT there are lots of things you could do around Narita airport.

Today we introduce sightseeing spots around Narita airport. That might good for transit passenger and for normal visitors as well.

0. Whole map around Narita airport area.

1. Naritasan Shinshoji temple and omotesando

At Narita, there is a big Naritasan Shinshoji temple which has over 1,000 years history.
This temple is also famous for new year, about 1 million people visit there.

In front of that temple, you could see 800m long road called Omotesando.
At the back, you could find beautiful Naritasan park.
Let’s walk and find Japanese local culture and food!

Time : 9:00-17:00
Entrance : Free
Access from NRT : 8 min by JR train
Duratiion : 2-3 hours

2. Narita market

If you arrive at airport at early time, we recommend to visit Narita market.
You could enjoy similar atmosphere to Tsukiji fish market and great food.

Time : 6:30-12:00
Entrance : Free
Access from NRT : 15 min by Keisei line + 10 min walking
Duration : 2 hours

3. Shisui premium outlet

Premium outlet market mall. So many international brand shops are there.
You would find something good with good price!

Time : 10:00-20:00
Entrance : Free
Access from NRT : 15 min by shuttle bus
Duration : 2-3 hours

4. AEON Narita

You could see what local Japanese people buy.
Many locals go there to buy daily things such as clothes, books, stationary, food, everything!!

Time : 8:00-22:00
Entrance : Free
Access from NRT : 20 min by shuttle bus
Duration : 2-3 hours

5. Narita Yume bokujo farm

You could enjoy with cow, duck, hamster etc.
Could try to get fresh milk from cow by yourself!!

Time : 9:00-17:00
Entrance : 1,400 yen (adult)
Access from NRT : 15 min by shuttle bus
Duration : 2-3 hours

6. Bouso no mura park

At here, old Japanese landscape, houses and culture are preserved.
You could do some activity to make your souvenir.

Time : 9:00-16:30
Entrance : 300 yen (adult)
Access from NRT : 45 min by public bus and walking
Duration : 1-2 hours

7. Sawara area

Sawara was surrounded by rivers and old delivery center of Tokyo. At that time we carry heavy stuff by boat.
You could feel traditional atmosphere.

Time : 9:00-17:00
Entrance : Free
Access from NRT : 30 min by local train
Duration : 2 hours

*10 min by taxi from Sawara station, you could visit Katori shrine, god of peace.


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