Yokohama Chinatown

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Yokohama Chinatown, also known as Yokohama Chukagai, is Japan’s largest Chinatown. An enclave of Chinese shops and restaurants has stood in this section of Yokohama since the port city was opened to international trade in 1859.

Overview

Address

Yamashita, Naka-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa (Directions)

Phone Number

045-662-1252

General Amenities

  • Shops
  • Souvenir shop
  • Combini

Facilities

  • Restaurant

Access

Yokohama Chinatown is located in the center of Yokohama City and is easily reached from both Motomachi Chukagai station (on the Minato Mirai line) and Ishikawacho station (on the JR Negishi line). The neighborhood is also within walking distance of the historical Motomachi area and the seaside Yamashita Park.

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