Many of Saitama’s highlights are near to Hanno, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. The Sayama Ski Area and the Seibuen Amusement Park are amongst the best places to explore here. Two other great attractions you’ll find nearby Hanno are the Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum and Hachioji Castle.
Vacationers in Hanno, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, will love the nearby cultural attractions. Join a tour, admire the interior of the building or simply enjoy the wonderful exhibits at the John Lennon Museum.
If you are travelling with kids, give them a chance to enjoy the family attractions nearby. Bring your family to a visit to Tama Zoo in Hino, and see some unique wildlife.
If the weather is good head outside and make the most of the nearby green spaces. Have a break in one of the parks and gardens, which include Inokashira Park in Musashino, Omiya Park and the Jindai Botanical Gardens in Tokyo. Explore the nearby wilderness by visiting Mount Takao in Tokyo.
Watch popular sporting heroes, the Saitama Seibu Lions, take on their rivals at the iconic Seibu Dome, Tokorozawa. To endear yourself with the locals, be sure to wear blue, white and red, the colors of the Saitama Seibu Lions.
When you’re ready to relax after a long day exploring the many charms of Hanno, check in to one of the area’s convenient bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The Kichijoji Tokyu Inn, Musashino, the b Hachioji and the Kichijoji Dai-ichi Hotel, Musashino are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.