Nawate Street

Take a stroll through a nostalgic castle town to discover a hidden gem

Located within the Matsumoto castle town is Nawate street. The name 'Nawate' comes from the fact that this street is like a long rope that runs along the Metoba River. With around 50 shops filled with antiques, ceramics, toys and traditional sweets, this street gives you a nostalgic feel for the castle city.


3, Oote, Matsumoto-city, Nagano


10 minute-walk from Matsumoto Station.
Approx 5 minutes from Matsumoto Station by Town Sneaker local bus service or Utsukushigawara Onsen bound bus.
→Walk 3 minutes from ‘Daimyo-cho’ bus stop.