Omiyageya (Souvenir Shop)
The Shop is marked by the red pillar-shaped letter box.
The place is full of "Okage-Inu" goods, made on a motif of 18th or 19th centrury dogs that visited Ise Jingu on behalf their sick or disabled masters when Ise Pilgrimage was a trend, is popular and suitable for souvenirs.
Among a number of goods, small and lovely "Okage-Inu Strap" is most recommended.
The place also functions as an information center for Okage-yokocho, as it serves to show the way and offers rental services of wheelchairs and strollers.
The shop offers old-fashioned toys.
The place is full of wooden Ise toys, nostalgic tin toys and paper-made wind-up toys etc., which may make you forget time and enjoy playing with it like a kid.
The old-fashioned toys are quite suitable for souvenirs as they are designed to fit the hands of children to ensure safety .
"Matsuzaka Momen" is a traditional Japanese cotton fabric. Is is strong, has excellent breathability as well as moisure retention and is famous for Ai-zome (indigo-dyed) chic stripes.
The shop not only offers rolls of Matsuzaka Momen cloth, but also cotton goods for daily use including book jackets and cocktail coasters and casual clothing.
Ai-zome teddy bears and cute stuffed toy of Okage-Inu will also attract your attention.
Based on the themes of "happy family circle" and "happy marriage", the shop offers a variety of tableware which produces enjoyable good time with smiling faces.
The shop is filled with the tablewares mainly from the potters and potteries in and around Mie Prefecture.
At the back of the shop, personal exhibition of ceramic artist in and outside Mie Prefecture is held a couple of times a year.
Handmade candles from active candle makers throughout Japan can be fully enjoyed through seeing, touching and smelling.
The white beautiful building is full of "cuteness" and brings you a lot of excitement.
Mostly on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays, workshops and exhibitors' sale are arranged inviting candle artists.
Mikimoto Shinjyutou-ten (Mikimoto Pearl Island Shop)
Mr. Kokichi MIKIMOTO was the world's first person who suceeded in cultivation of pearls back in 1893.
Afterwards, Mikimoto Pearls has become the world's leading brand.
The shop offers series of Mikimoto products incluing MIKIMOTO- branded Jewery, Mikimoto Pearl Island Original Jewery and MIKIMOTO COSMETICS products.
Tourist attractions covered by this article
- 4Akafuku main store
- 5Okage-yokocho Mokuton
- 7Yokocho-soba Shoseiko
- 12Isuzugawa Café
- 14Isuzu-chaya main store
- 15Ise-Kadoya Beer, Naiku-mae-shop
- 16Iseman Naiku-mae-shuzoujyo
- 20Kumihimo Hirai
- 21Omiyageya (Souvenir Shop)
- 24Tanuki Danran-tei
- 26Mikimoto Shinjyutou-ten (Mikimoto Pearl Island Shop)