June 5, 2017
The 10 Best Must-Buy Souvenirs at Tokyo Haneda Airport
Haneda Airport is the gateway to Tokyo. There are said to be several hundred flights coming in and out each day. Did you know there are many souvenirs that can only be found here? These range from special pastries made by famous bakeries to be sold here alone to Matcha desserts that are well loved internationally. You can also find many other different traditional Japanese desserts. In this article, we will share with you the best of Haneda Airport souvenirs!
1. Whippin’ Donuts
Samantha Thavasa is a very popular famous brand for women in their 20s and 30s. These donuts are an collaboration between this famous brand and the well known pastry chef, Hironobu Tsujiguchi. It comes in 4 flavors: apricot caramel, blueberry yogurt, mango and crystal vanilla.
These donuts are healthier than most because they are not deep-friend. Enjoy these cute treats that also not only cute but very delicious!
Shop Name: Samantha Thavasa Sweets & Travel (1st terminal shop)
Shop Location: 1st terminal boarding area
Price: 6 for 1500 yen
2. Apple Baumkuchen
These baumkuchen that are made surrounding a whole apple can only be purchase here in Haneda Airport. The apple inside will provide the baumkuchen with an extra sweet aroma and extra crispy texture to be enjoyed.
The quality with which the layers of baumkuchen are baked on top of the apple is also something you can only enjoy here. No matter the age, this gift will be greatly appreciated and enjoyed.
Shop Name: Apple Baumkuchen (1st terminal shop)
Shop Location: 2nd terminal 3F Food Plaza
Price: 1728 yen
3. Baked Chocolate
Women love chocolate. This baked chocolate is a product of “La Maison Shirokane” unique to Haneda Airport. The cookies that surround the baked chocolate are made crisp as pie and the chocolate used inside is of highest quality from Belgium.
In one box you can enjoy “milk”, “bitter”, “vanilla”, and “strawberry” flavors. This is a sweet treat that not only women but also children will enjoy! Come and get it when you visit Haneda Airport.
Shop Name: La Maison Shirokane Pier 1
Shop Location: 1st terminal 3F Food Plaza
Price: 6 for 1080 yen
4. 30 Mixed Cookies
These cookies are soft and can be enjoyed by the whole family. “Salt & Camembert”, “Honey & Gorgonzala Cheese”, and ”Porcini Mushroom & Gouda” are the three flavors that can be enjoyed.
These are wonderful for afternoon tea or as a child’s snack. You can get a pack of 30 so there is not only quality but also quantity to match the price. Come by and enjoy!
Shop Name: Tokyo Milk Cheese Factory
Shop Location: 1st terminal Tokusen Yogashikan
Price: 30 cookies for 2700 yen
5. Special Tokyo Macaroons
These macaroons are made to remind you of the different sights popular to Tokyo. You will find one with the Skytree on it, one with the popular panda of Ueno Zoo on it among other cute designs. These macaroons are also in the perfect size to create the perfect flavor.
These are wonderful as a souvenir for others but also for you to enjoy as you remember your vacation here in Tokyo. These are only sold here at Haneda Airport so they are certainly a very special gift. Be sure to share of your adventure to Tokyo when you give this gift to your friends of family!
Shop Name: Anniversary
Shop Location: 1st terminal Pier 1
Price: 5 for 1404 yen
6. Galette de Chocolat
This delicious treat combines the delicious flavors of cream cheese and raspberry jam. It is a treat with a slightly more mature flare. The cake that surrounds the cream cheese and jam is made of buckwheat flour for extra touch of uniqueness to this delicious dessert.
One bite of this dessert will send the raspberry and cream flavors bursting across your taste buds. If you know someone who enjoys sweets, raspberry or cheese this is most definitely the souvenir for them. They are also a cute dessert that women are sure to enjoy!
Shop Name: Bunmeido
Shop Location: 1st terminal Tokyo Shokuhinkan (E gate)
Price: 6 for 756 yen
7. Tokyo Rich Sandwich Matcha
One drink that Japan is well-known for is Matcha. Matcha is popular not only among the Japanese but also with many people globally. This is a treat that will be enjoyed by Japanese and foreigner alike. The delicious combination of the rich chocolate and macha is one that makes introducing the flavor of matcha to anyone easy.
The matcha cream with spread in your mouth and will make the one enjoying it feel truly “rich”, just as the name signifies. Whether the person you wish to gift this to has been to Japan or not they are sure to enjoy this treat truly unique to Japan.
Shop Name: Haneda Airport Original
Shop Location: 1st terminal 3F Pier 4
Price: 6 for 680 yen
8. Haneda Airplane Pudding
There are many options for souvenirs for children but this is one we want to take the time to recommend. The flavor of the creamy pudding in ones mouth is truly delicious and fun to enjoy. These “Haneda Airplane Puddings” are made by “Pastel” and are only sold here at Haneda.
There is whipped cream on top of the pudding and the combined texture and flavor is truly delicious. The airplane added with cocoa powder is sure to delight any children on your list. Of course adults will also be able to enjoy this treat as they relive their childhood.
Shop Name: Pastel
Shop Location: 1st terminal 3F Tokusenyogashikan
Price: 432 yen
This is a more traditional sweet offered at Haneda airport. The soft and sticky mochi is made more delicious by the flavor of sesame.
The container of this treat is also very cute and true to Japan, which is another reason for its popularity. Get this and delight your friends with their own experience of Japan at home!
Shop Name: Gomasho Muhouan
Shop Location: Food Plaza 2nd terminal 3F
10. Bite-sized Okowa
Okowa is a rice ball made of rice used for mochi. It is extra sticky and sweet. Here at Haneda Airport you can experience okowa of two different flavors when you buy this souvenir!
You can enjoy these bite-sized quickly before you board the train or as a convenient souvenir for those back at home. These are sure to delight with flavors such as the high-class beef or pickled plum.
Shop Name: Sushi Jyutokuan
Shop Location: 1st terminal Tokyoshokuhinkan (C gate)
Price: 4 for 700 yen
Get these popular souvenirs at Haneda Airport!
Each of these souvenirs is true to Japan and will allow you to bring back to those at home an experience unique to Japan. Be sure to visit as many shops before your flight as possible as Haneda Airport has so much more to offer than we could possibly introduce. You will be sure to find the perfect souvenir for everyone on your list!