10 Top Things to Do in Tokyo


Tokyo is the capital of Japan and one of the most attractive cities in Asia. Low crime rates, countless bars and restaurants, and diverse cultural and historical sites have attracted millions of visitors to Tokyo. What are best things to do in Tokyo? There recommend you 10 top things to do in Tokyo.


No.1 Top things to do in Tokyo - Visit Senoji Temple

Sensoji Temple

Sensoji Temple, located in  Asakusa, Tokyo, is the oldest temple in Tokyo and one of Tokyo's most famous attractions. It is said that the Kannon Buddha of the Sensoji Temple is quite effective, and many tourists have asked for a sign at the Sensoji Temple. In Sensoji Temple, as long as you put 100 yen in the side of the sign, you can pick up the sign and shake it, then find the sign in the row of small drawers next to the number. There is Japanese explanation in the drawer.


No.2 Top things to do in Tokyo - Go to Tokyo Disneyland

Tokyo Disneyland

Known as Asia's number one amusement park, Tokyo Disneyland is built according to Disneyland in the United States and is currently the largest Disneyland in the world. At Tokyo Disneyland, you feel happy all the time, making you feel that you are back in your childhood.


No.3 Top things to do in Tokyo - Visit Meiji Jingu Shrine

Meiji Jingu Shrine

The Meiji Jingu Shrine was built on November 1, 1920. It is a place dedicated to the Empress Dowager Meiji and the Empress Dowager. It is one of the important shrines of Shinto in Japan. If you have a special liking for Japanese temples and shrine culture, you can visit here.

In addition, in the Meiji Jingu Shrine, which covers an area of 700,000 square meters, about 100,000 trees were built when it was created. In June, the calamus blossom in full bloom.


No.4 Top things to do in Tokyo - See Cherry blossoms in the spring and do hot springs

Cherry blossoms in Tokyo

From the end of February to April, it is the cherry blossom season in Japan, and of course Tokyo is no exception. There are many attractions, such as Ueno Park and Kitajimaru Park, where you can enjoy a cherry blossom and enjoy a picnic with friends. Because the cherry blossom season does not last too long, even the Japanese are crazy about it. Don't forget that there are many cherry blossom limited editions of food and goods during this period. You can’t miss it.

Japan is one of the most typical volcanic countries in the world, so there are many hot springs due to geothermal heat. There are more than 3,000 hot springs with accommodation facilities in Japan. Hot springs have become an indispensable part of Japanese life and is a thing must to do for many tourist. Odaiba Tokyo Oedo-Onsen Monogatari is a recommended onsen that you can’t miss in Tokyo.


No.5 Top things to do in Tokyo - Watch a sumo match

sumo match

Sumo is the most popular sport in Japan, and if you come to the season, you will have the opportunity to enjoy a sumo match at a reasonable price in Tokyo. If you are interested in this powerful and exciting sport, you can buy tickets from Ticket Oosumo (http://sumo.pia.jp/en/) and GoVoyagin (https://www.govoyagin.com).


No.6 Top things to do in Tokyo - Watch a kabuki performance

kabuki performance

Go to Tokyo to watch a kabuki performance. These rich programs include classic Japanese stories and folklore in dance and drama. Kabuki performance is a program that you can’t miss in Tokyo.


No.7 Top things to do in Tokyo - Go to Tokyo Tower to feel the romance

Tokyo Tower

Tokyo Tower is a radio tower located in Shiba Park, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan. Built with the Eiffel Tower in Paris as a model, it is 333 meters high and 13 meters taller than the former. It has become a famous landmark and tourist attraction in Tokyo since its completion. The Tokyo Tower is a landmark that can be seen almost anywhere, and it has become a must-see for every visitor. Inside the tower is a museum that displays some interesting information and it has transparent floors. At the Tokyo Tower, you can also enjoy the beautiful view of Mount Fuji.

In addition, this is the symbol of Tokyo and the place where the love story of Tokyo takes place. At the night, you can enjoy the beautiful night view that seemed to knock over the gem box in the Tokyo Tower and recall the love story of Tokyo.


No.8 Top things to do in Tokyo – Go to Shibuya Crossing and see Hachiko

Shibuya Crossing

Shibuya is the most colorful and busy area in Tokyo, and the birthplace of many Japanese fashion and entertainment trends. Here, department stores and fashion stores are the places where shoppers must come. Even if you don't like shopping, you can feel the atmosphere and charm of the metropolis.

There is a huge crossroad outside the Shibuya Station, which is also known as the famous Shibuya Crossing. It is said that as many as 2.5 million people pass through this intersection every day. Sometimes YouTube celebrities, crews, and even street performers will be in this area. But don't come if you have crowd phobias!


No.9 Top things to do in Tokyo – Go to Akihabara to release your inner otaku soul


If you like video games, animations, and comics, Akihabara is a place that you can’t miss. There are countless stores in Akihabara that sell a variety of new games or old games, various anime-related goods and dolls, and the price is not too expensive!


No.10 Top things to do in Tokyo - Experience the nightlife of Tokyo

nightlife of Tokyo

If you want to experience the nightlife of Tokyo, Tokyo has a lot of choices. Popular areas like Shibuya, Roppongi, Shinjuku and other places have great theme clubs. Popular nightclubs include Roppongi ODEON, Shibuya Womb and VISION, Shinjuku's ageHa, Shinjuku's Key Club and Tokyo Loose, and Japan Kabukicho.

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