No Need to Go to Ginza! Drop by These 2 Shopping Spots Well Known to Locals!

  • There are many shopping spots loved by locals on the way from Narita Airport to Ueno, Tokyo. Here we introduce two spots that are very popular, where you can blend in with the locals and enjoy some fun shopping without going all the way to Ginza!

    1. Shisui Premium Outlets

    Kozo Hikage (Fuller, Inc.)

    One of Kanto region’s largest outlet malls is conveniently located just a short trip from the airport!

    Shisui Premium Outlets is a relatively new outlet mall, opened in April 2013. Only a 15-minute drive away, it is incredibly close to Narita Airport, and there is even a convenient shuttle bus from the airport that just costs 350 yen one way.

    Nearly 120 stores offer everything, from popular foreign and domestic fashion brands, to sports and outdoor gear, household goods, and interior decoration. Restaurants in the outlet mall offer seasonal dishes using ingredients produced in Chiba Prefecture, and you can try a variety of dishes popular across Japan.

    Address: 2-4-1 Iizumi, Shisui-machi, Inba-gun, Chiba-ken 〒285-0912
    Hours: 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Shisui Premium Outlets Website

    2. Mitsui Outlet Park Makuhari

    Just a one-minute walk from the station, this outlet mall has a drugstore, too!

    Mitsui Outlet Park Makuhari, located just a minute’s walk from Kaihimmakuhari Station, is one of the largest outlet malls in Japan, with over 130 stores.

    Shoppers come for the attractive selection of goods, including everything from popular fashion brands to outdoor and sports gear, as well as household goods. You can even visit from Narita Airport or Haneda Airport via a limousine bus.

    Here you can find not only fashion and household goods, but also cafes and stores selling the little things you need for everyday life, including a drugstore. It’s the perfect place to come and buy household goods made in Japan.

    Address: 2-6-1 Hibino, Mihama-ku, Chiba-shi, Chiba-ken 〒261-0021
    Hours: 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    Mitsui Outlet Park Makuhari Website

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