|Most expensive month:||October|
|Average price in Tokoname:||₹ 7,209/night|
|Cheapest price found:||₹ 1,565/night|
|Most expensive day:||Monday|
1-1, Centrair, Central Japan Int. Air., Tokoname, Japan
Best prices found by HotelsCombined users in the past 24 hours.
One of Japan’s most important ancient kiln towns, Tokoname has been a centre of pottery production since the Heian Period. It boasts excellent museums and walking trails showcasing its ceramic industry, together with artisan shops where you can purchase your own pottery.
Follow the Pottery Footpath through Tokoname’s historic centre and past many of the city’s historic kilns and modern-day galleries. Hundreds of maneki-neko “lucky” cats will greet you at the beginning of the path before leading to the historic street of Dokan Zaka, which is lined with walls of earthenware pipes and bottles.
Visit the INAX Tile Museum, which explores the global history and development of decorative tiles. Admire reproductions of clay peg walls from ancient Mesopotamian civilisations and an Islamic dome ceiling, together with Egyptian tiles dating back more than 4,500 years.
Also within the INAX museum complex is the Kiln Plaza where you can learn about the history of Tokoname clay pipes and see Meiji Period toilets. It’s topped by a soaring chimney dating back to 1921 and has been Heritage listed in recognition of its significance to the city’s industrial history.
After exploring Tokoname’s ceramic-related landmarks, spend some time browsing the local pottery galleries to pick up souvenirs. Tokoname’s artisans have long been renowned for producing the city’s signature redware, as well as high-quality traditional Japanese teapots.
Tokoname is around 30 minutes by train from the centre of Nagoya and just 10 minutes’ boat ride from Chubu Centrair International Airport. Tokoname is easy to explore on foot and walking guides are available at the main tourist office.
Centrair Hotel, rated with a score of 8.9 from 1,557 reviewers, is one of the most popular hotels in Tokoname. Other top stays include Comfort Hotel Central International Airport, with an average rating of 8.1 from 2,034 reviewers, and J Hotel Rinku, with a score of 8.3 from 182 reviewers.
A good hotel close to Central Japan International Airport Station is Centrair Hotel (rated 8.9/10 from 1,557 reviews).
Tokoname hotels have an average price of ₹ 7,584/night (based on searches on HotelsCombined in the last 3 days).
₹ 3,792 per night is the cheapest Tokoname hotel price found in our data from the last 72 hours.