Tag: Saitama day

100 Caves Festival on Saitama Day | YOSHIMI

The 100 caves of Yoshimi will have a festival this coming Saitama Prefecture Day, November 14th. The unusual attraction in Yoshimi will be free in for the occasion. Usually it costs 300 yen per adult and children over 12 years old, and 200 yen for primary school aged children. The caves are open from 8.30 am, but the festival will […]

Saitama Day special train passes already on sale

You can already purchase the one day “all-you-can-ride” (乗り放題) train discount tickets for Saitama day, this Thursday November 14th, at participating train stations.  The prices are summarised by railway below. A child fare is required for children from age 6 up. Children under the age of 6 are free. Seibu Railway Adult: 460 yen Child: 230 yen Available for purchase from the […]

Places you can enjoy for free on Saitama Day

WRITTEN IN 2013, but the places are the same year on year. Saitama Prefecture Day or Saitama Prefectural day, kenmin no hi in Japanese, is on the 14th of November each year. Many venues and locations offer free entry to their attractions on this day.  You can also get special day tickets for the trains within Saitama.  Below is a […]