Sugamon no Oshiri: There is a part of the body of the mascot of this shopping street: Sugamon at the entrance of this shopping street. Guess what. It is its pure-white hip that is exhibited! It is said that it will bring you luck especially in terms of love if you touch that hip!
Kawamuraya: A shop specializing in the good old Japanese taste: “Tsukemono”, traditional Japanese pickles using several kinds of vegetables. There are also unique pickles here which are perfect for souvenirs!
Raijindo Sugamo: Let’s walk-and-eat “Senbei”, traditional Japanese rice cracker! There are more than 110 of different kinds of it here so you can find one for your souvenir!
Ganso Shio-daifuku Mizuno: This spot explains one of the reasons why there are so many grandmas in Sugamo. It is a guardian deity of children that is said that will cure your disease and make you live longer if you pray for it. You can have very rare experiences such as worshiping by pouring water and drinking amulets!
Togenuki Jizoson Koganji: This spot explains one of the reasons why there are so many grandmas in Sugamo. It is a guardian deity of children that is said that will cure your disease and make you live longer if you pray for it. You can have very rare experiences such as worshiping by pouring water and drinking amulets!
Maruji Red Pants Shop: Let’s get energy and luck from the red color! This shop is filled with red kinds of stuff! The red underwear are especially famous! There are a bunch of people from all over Japan seeking red merchandise!
Tokiwa Shokudo: A diner which is famous for its really delicious seafood. Grandmas know the best stuff since they live long and there are many grandmas making a line for this diner! Once you have a bite, you will understand why this spot is so famous!
Rikugien: A superb view of the Japanese garden which you can see from a slightly high bamboo forest! The pond, the beautifully arranged trees, and flowers of the season make it more than just beautiful! You better visit there in late March since the huge weeping cherry will be fully blooming then!