Official Website of the Saitama Tourism and International Relations Bureau - Saitama Tourism and International Relations Bureau

Discover Saitama City - In Saitama, you’ll find xxx that you would never have suspected -
Though you may not realize it, there are actually lots of little-known tourism resources in the city. In spite of its location close to the heart of Tokyo, through this website, we let you alone know of places of scenic beauty that have not yet been transformed into tourist attractions.
Exceptional access
Just 30 minutes from Tokyo, you’ll have plenty of time for one-day sightseeing trips from downtown Tokyo.
The Bonsai Village, the bonsai mecca, is also well known overseas
The world's first publicly-run Bonsai Museum has been opened here in Saitama City.
Japanese dolls are produced in Iwatsuki, which boasts of the highest volume of doll shipments in Japan
Featuring exhibits of real railway cars and materials as well as collections of various attractions, this has become one of the most popular spots in Saitama since its grand opening in October 2007.
Beautiful natural scenery
This is a place where urban and rural coexist. A rich abundance of natural scenery can still be found not far removed from clusters of modern high-rise buildings.

Omiya Bonsai Village
Iwatsuki dolls
Hikawa Shrine
Railway Museum