Nawate-dōri, a few blocks from the castle, is a popular place for a stroll. Vendors along this riverside walk sell antiques, souvenirs...
Matsumoto Timepiece Museum
Home to Japan's largest pendulum clock (on the building's exterior) and over 300 other timepieces including fascinating medieval...
This sophisticated little whisky bar is run by a colourful character who'd love to pour you a single malt or one of his original...
One of our favourites, this little 'ma and pa' outfit has been serving delicious curry rice (Japanese style) in an adorable former...
2-9-11 Chūō · interesting places nearby
In Nakamachi, this is one of central Japan's finest soba shops. Its owner used to run a French restaurant in Tokyo before returning to his home town. Keeping things Zen, there are two dishes: zaru-soba and kake-soba . Oh, and beer.