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.