Saitama Tourism

Saitama (さいたま市 Saitama-shi) is the capital and the most populous city of Saitama Prefecture in Japan, situated in the south-east of the prefecture. Its area incorporates the former cities of Urawa, Ōmiya, Yono and Iwatsuki. It is a city designated by government ordinance. Being in the Greater Tokyo Area and lying 15 - 30 kilometres north of central Tokyo, many of its residents commute into Tokyo. As of 1 February 2016, the city had an estimated population of 1,226,656 and a population density of 5830 persons per km². Its total area was 217.43 square kilometres (83.95 sq mi).

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Saitama in Japan awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Saitama. When planning a trip to Saitama, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Tokyo. Tokyo, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Meiji Jingu Shrine, Ueno Park, Roppongi. Tour packages of Saitama are of 1 to 2 days duration.

Get, set and plan a journey with this amazing travel planner for Saitama that shall leave you with plenty of memories at the end of your trip.

  • Know the pollution level of Saitama before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 39.02 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 39.35 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 44.72 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 27.7 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.71 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 30.73 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 33.47 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 39.91 (Low)
  • How safe is Saitama for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Saitama.

    • Burglary and Theft 15.19 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 14.47 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 15.08 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 19.49 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 12.7 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 13.47 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 16.42 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 16.91 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 86.82 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 83.04 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 19.58 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 17.07 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 16.96 (Very Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Saitama is 172.16 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 83.17 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 85.26 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 43.4 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 40.83 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 86.42 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 80.71 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 13.22 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 102.72 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Saitama

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.47 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.88 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.57 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 71.65 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 55.07 USD

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