The 100 caves of Yoshimi will have a festival this coming Saitama Prefecture Day, November 14th. And every year on the same date in celebration of the prefecture’s day. The unusual attraction in Yoshimi will be free in for the occasion. Usually it costs 300 yen per adult and childrenRead More →

Saitama Ice Arena Ice skating Seibu

Since its opening just a few short years ago, Saitama Ice Arena in Ageo (which replaced the old prefectural rink in Kawagoe) offers special discount prices on Saitama Day. Saitama Day or Prefecturaly Day or Saitama Prefecture day is on the 14th of November every year. A number of specialRead More →

Saitama Day Train Passes

Saitama Day Train Passes – 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 6Read More →

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 specialRead More →