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Shirokane Area GuideJapanese of this page

Shirokane Overview

The area around Shirokanedai and Shirokane-takanawa Station, Nanboku Line / Toei Mita Line.

The address included: Shirokane, Shirokanedai, and Takanawa in Minato-ku.

It is an upper-class residential area with abundant greenery in central Tokyo. There are highly discreet prestigious restaurants and boutiques dotted along the elegant and tree-lined ‘Platinum Street’(platinum=shirokane in Japanese)

The residential areas are around Shirokanedai Station where Megro Dori Street and Gaien-Nishi Dori Street (so called ‘Platinum Street’) intersect, and also in the eastern area along Sakurada Dori Street. The address name of Shirokane lies in the north and that of Shirokanedai lies in the south in the area. There is Shirokane-Takanawa Station in the north end under the Sakurada Dori Street.

A quiet and luxurious residential area lies around Platinum Street. The Institute of Nature Study adds rich greenery to this area. Many foreigners live in the area.  There are luxurious condominiums along Meguro Dori Street around Shirokanedai Station and also some facilities which have beautiful Japanese gardens such as Sheraton Miyako Hotel and Happoen.

The area around Shirokane-Takanawa Station on the Tokyo Metro Nanboku Line and the Toei Mita Line is a recently redeveloped area. Luxurious condominiums such as Shirokane Tower and 'Shirokane AER City', which are combinations of high-rise apartment, offices, and shops, are attracting lots of attention for their convenience and quality. It also houses a luxurious grocery store, popular restaurants, etc.  In the hill top area away from the street there are some high grade condominiums surrounded by greenery.


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    Shirokane Platinum Street

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    Shirokane Institute of Nature Study

Wards(Ku) Shirokane is located

  • Minato-ku

    It is a center of business activities where many headquarters gather. Many foreign corporations and embassies are found in this area. In addition, there are many foreign residents; which makes this area quite international. The commercial and entertainment districts such as Roppongi, Azabu-Juban and Odaiba are also popular.


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