Destination guide

The exciting city of Bunkyo awaits you

Come and experience Bunkyo and its temples, museums and monuments. Well known for its gardens, parks and university setting, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. Tokyo Imperial Palace and Sensoji Temple are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Bunkyo

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Bunkyo has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tokyo Tower (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Disneyland® Tokyo (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Tokyo Sea Life Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • La Qua Tokyo Dome City (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Kappabashi Street (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Koishikawa Botanical Garden (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Bunkyo

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Bunkyo. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ueno Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Imperial Palace Garden (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Yoyogi Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • University of Tokyo Botanical Garden (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Koishikawa Korakuen Garden (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)

Transportation to and around Bunkyo

Fly into Tokyo (HND-Haneda), the closest airport, located 11.8 mi (19 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Tokyo (NRT-Narita Intl.), which is 36.2 mi (58.2 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, you can make your way to Shimoochiai station. You can see more of Bunkyo by catching a ride on the metro at Hakusan Station, Hon-komagome Station or Myogadani Station.

Where to stay around Bunkyo?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 30 holiday lettings near Bunkyo. From 15 Houses to 13 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bunkyo is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bunkyo?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Bunkyo. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Shinedogawa Park: 547 holiday lettings
  • Koishikawa Korakuen Garden: 534 holiday lettings
  • Yayoi Museum: 533 holiday lettings
  • Edogawa Park: 533 holiday lettings
  • Eisei Bunko Museum: 532 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bunkyo listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Bunkyo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 15 Houses in Bunkyo. Our other popular types of Bunkyo holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 14 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Bunkyo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 27 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Bunkyo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.