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Do you want a slice of Japan without the long flight? Head to Japantown in San Francisco, to immerse yourself in Japanese culture.

See the peace pagoda

The Peace Pagoda was a gift from San Francisco’s sister city, Osaka in 1968.

go shopping

Japantown is great for is finding unique gifts and household items. Whether you’re interested in anime, Japanese houseware, or a good book you’ll find it in Japantown.

Have a spa day

Check out Kabuki Springs, a traditional Japanese bathhouse with communal baths and spa treatments.

see the cherry blossoms

Spring is a magical time to visit Japantown to see the Cherry Blossom trees in full bloom!