Kaminarimon is the area in the Taito-ku, Tokyo east and Asakusa.
On the right side, in a god of the wind and the left side, god of the thunder. Kaminarimon could name from the wind god of the thunder phylum of Senso-ji which deifies a god of the wind and a god of the thunder image.
A vermilion-lacquered temple gate. A paper lantern of weight about 700kg is suspended from the center at the gate.
Both sides from Sanmon to Kaminarimon are Nakamise shopping area. I line the goods with abundant downtown feelings up and prosper throughout the year.
It’s often introduced to the brochure which introduces Japan for foreigners as the landscape which symbolizes Japan.
Address: Asakusa 2-3-1, Taito-ku, Tokyo (GoogleMap)