|Asagaya Sta. is located in the western part of Tokyo on the third station from Shinjuku by Chuo Rapid train. And also Tozai Line and Soubu Line lead you to Asagaya Sta. From one end of the platform you can see some of the skyscrapers in Shinjuku, and from the other the top of Mt. Fuji on fine days in autumn and winter.
At the north exit of Asagaya Station, you will find buses going to Nakamurabashi Station and Shakujii Station on the Seibu Line, and Nakano Station via Waseda Street. At the south exit of the Station buses going to Shibuya Station and Nagakubo.
Around the fountain there people enjoy doing 'Radio Exercise' early in the morning from 6:30 until 7:00.
|The Tanabata Festival has been another attractive scenery in summer at Asagaya since 1954.
It is held through the mall named Pearl Center which is located near Asagaya Station from August 5th to 9th every year. Each shop decorates the bamboo branches beautifully by using their own creative ideas and does a big bargain sale. Both adults and children look forward to seeing it every summer.
It also contributes a lot to the development of the town.