NAMJA TOWN (ナンジャタウン)
NAMJA TOWN is an indoor theme park dedicated to games, gyoza (pork dumplings), and desserts. It is one of the facilities in Sunshine City which consists of some buildings and a hotel. They also have an aquarium, observatory, shopping mall, and more.
NAMJA TOWN is located on the 2nd floor of a building called World Import Mark Building.
-Entry: 500 yen; Entry + Attractions: 3500 yen
-Entry: 300 yen; Entry + Attractions: 2800 yen
8 minutes walk from the east exit of Ikebukuro station.
3-1-3 Higashiikebukuro, Toshima 170-8630, Tokyo
What to do
NAMJA TOWN is not a huge theme park, but is full of attractions which will amaze you! Here are the main things to do.
There is an area called "Gyoza stadium", where you can try a wide variety of gyozas from all over the country. Gyoza is a dumpling filled with ground pork and vegetables. They are usually pan-fried but can be boiled too. You can pick some gyoza up and compare to decide your favorite gyoza.
Take a break at Dessert Yokocho
Craving for something sweet? The dessert yokocho (street) is the place to go. They have several dessert stalls and shops lining up on the street. What is special about this area is all the place offer cute desserts such as animal-looking crepes. They don't just look cute but taste great too.
There are many exciting games that people, young to old, can enjoy together. They offer English instructions too.
Feel the Japanese traditions
They have an area which reflects the shopping street of old Japan. It's a very nice and interesting atmosphere which makes you feel as though you traveled to the past.
NAMJA TOWN is a great spot to have fun and experience something unique in Ikebukuro! If you are looking for more things to do in Ikebukuro, check out the link below!