TOKYO ATTRACTIONS

Tokyo Attractions: Over 500 Tokyo attractions including Tokyo Tower, Tokyo Imperial Palace, Tokyo Disneyland, Meiji Shrine, Senso-ji and more Tokyo attractions. Tokyo attractions interactive map.

Tokyo is packed with attractions for tourists and visitors to Tokyo. You can go on some of the organised Tokyo Tours to see many of these Tokyo attractions or explore them yourself. It is best to workout an itinerary before you arrive in Tokyo, we have some sample Tokyo itinerary for you to use.

Tokyo Attractions

Tokyo Attractions: Nijubashi Bridge at Tokyo Imperial Palace.

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Edo Tokyo Museum

Edo Tokyo Museum
Edo Tokyo Museum is a museum of the history of Tokyo in Sumida . The main features of the permanent exhibitions are the life-size replica of the Nihonbashi, which was the bridge leading into...

Harajuku

Harajuku
Harajuku is a significant fashion and shopping district, but it also includes Tokyo's most popular shine, Meiji Jingu Shrine and one of the most signficant parks in Tokyo, Yoyogi Park. Haraj...

Koishikawa Korakuen Garden

Koishikawa Korakuen Garden
Koishikawa Korakuen Garden is a beautiful historic Japanese garden close to Tokyo University, who now owns the park, in the Bunkyo ward of Tokyo. Yorifusa Mito, a Daimyo, started constructio...

Meiji Jingu Shrine

Meiji Jingu Shrine
Meiji Jingu Shrine is one of the most popular shines in Tokyo. Meiji Jingu Shrine is in the middle of large evergreen forest of 120,000 trees which is surprising given it is in Harajuku. Mei...

Sensoji Temple

Sensoji Temple
Sensoji Temple is an ancient Buddhist temple also known as Asakusa Temple. Sensoji Temple is Tokyo's oldest, and one of its most significant, temples. Sensoji Temple is in Asakusa District o...

Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden

Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden is a large park and one of the most beautiful in Tokyo featuring Japanese, French and English styles. With 1,500 cherry trees, Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden...

Tokyo Disneyland
Tokyo Disneyland is one of the most popular theme parks in the world. Tokyo Disneyland, which opened in 1983, is part of the Tokyo Disney Resort complex, which includes Tokyo DisneySea, Iksp

Tokyo Imperial Palace

Tokyo Imperial Palace
Tokyo Imperial Palace is the home of the Emperor of Japan (the Japanese head of state). Tokyo Imperial Palace is surrounded by a moat and a high wall and occupies the most expensive square k...

Tokyo National Museum

Tokyo National Museum
Tokyo National Museum is the top museum in Japan and exhibits fine Japanese artefacts including pre-historical ones, plus artefacts from Asia. Tokyo National Museum is within Ueno Park Tokyo...

Tokyo Tower

Tokyo Tower
Tokyo Tower is a Japanese icon and famous site in Tokyo. Tokyo Tower features public observation deck and cafe. The Tokyo Tower design is based on the Eiffel Tower, but is 333 meters tall (9...

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TOKYO ATTRACTIONS

PREFECTURES

Tokyo Prefecture

Tokyo Prefecture
Tokyo Prefecture is unusual in that it is the same as Tokyo city, the capital of Japan. Technically the capital of Tokyo Prefecture is Shinjuku....

PREFECTURE CAPITAL

Tokyo

Tokyo
Tokyo: one the mega cities of the world and the capital of Japan. Tokyo represents all that is modern Japan....

WARDS

Adachi
Adachi is one of the 23 special wards of Tokyo. Adachi is to the north of central Tokyo. Adachi attractions include Nishiarai Daishi Temple, Toneri Park, Higashi Ayase Park, Urban Agricultu...

Arakawa
Arakawa is one the 23 special wards of Tokyo and is to the north of central Tokyo. Although Arakawa derives its name from the Arakawa River, the river actually doesn't run through or next to...

Bunkyo

Bunkyo
Bunkyo is one of the 23 Special Wards of inner Tokyo. Bunkyo includes the University of Tokyo, Chuo University, Toyo University, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo Dome, Yushine shrine, Gokokuji T...

Chiyoda

Chiyoda
Chiyoda is the central ward of Tokyo which is famous for the Tokyo Imperial Palace, Tokyo Station and National Diet Building....

Chuo

Chuo
Chuo literally means center (of Tokyo) and historically this was the case. Chuo includes Nihonbashi - the traditional commercial center housing the Tokyo Stock Exchange and Bank of Japan and...

Edogawa

Edogawa
Edogawa is the most easterly of the special 23 wards of Tokyo. Edogawa is mainly a residential area. Edogawa attractions include Edogawa Boat Race Course, Edogawa Stadium and Kasai Rinkai Pa...

Itabashi
Itabashi is one of the 23 special wards of Tokyo and is to the north west of central Tokyo. Itabashi name is derived from the "plank bridge" which used to cross the Shakujii River as far ba...

Katsushika
Katsushika is one of the 23 special wards of Tokyo and is to the north north east of central Tokyo. Katsushika attractions include Mizumoto Park, which is the largest park in Tokyo and a pop...

Kita
Kita is one of Tokyo's special wards in north Tokyo. Kita includes Asukayama Park which is one of main cherry blossom viewing spots in Tokyo....

Koto

Koto
Koto is to the east of central Tokyo and is one of the 23 special wards of Tokyo. Koto includes the districts of Ariake, Aomi, Kameido, Kiba, Kiyosumi, Shirakawa, and Toyosu. Ariake and Aomi...

Meguro
Meguro is one of Tokyo's central wards southwest of the Tokyo metropolitan centre. Meguro is a largely residential district, named after the Meguro River, which features beautiful cherry blo...

Minato

Minato
Minato is one of the 23 Special Wards of inner Tokyo. Minato includes: Asakusa one of Tokyo's central business districts, full of corporate headquarters and exclusive hotels, Daiba which for...

Nakano
Nakano is one of the 23 special wards of Tokyo which is to the north west of central Tokyo, just to the east of Shinjuku. Nakano attractions include Nakano Sun Plaza, Arai Yakushi Shingon Te...

Nerima
Nerima is one of the 23 special wards of Tokyo which is to the north west of central Tokyo. Nerima is the birth place of anime in Japan, and today several anime production studios still rema...

Ota
Ota is one of the 23 Special Wards of Tokyo, which is to the south of central Tokyo and has a significant exposure to Tokyo Bay. Ota is dominated by Haneda Airport, but other attractions in ...

Setagaya
Setagaya is one of the 23 special wards of Tokyo which is to the west of central Tokyo. Setagaya is divided into five districts: Setagaya, Kitazawa, Tamagawa, Kinuta and Karasuyama. Setagaya...

Shibuya

Shibuya
Shibuya is a central ward of Tokyo famous for its fashionable shopping district, with department stores and shopping malls filled with boutiques. Shibuya also includes Harajuku with its shop...

Shinagawa

Shinagawa
Shinagawa is one of the 23 Special Wards of inner Tokyo and is to the south of the center of Tokyo with some of the ward on the coast of line of Tokyo Bay. Shinagawa includes Shinagawa Aquar...

Shinjuku

Shinjuku
Shinjuku is one of the key parts of central Tokyo which features Tokyo's main sky scrapper area, significant shopping and entertainment areas, plus the world's busiest train station....

Suginami
Suginami is one of the 23 special wards of Tokyo which is to the north west of central Tokyo. Suginami features many anime studios including Bones, Sunrise, Satelight and many more small stu...

Sumida

Sumida
Sumida is one of the 23 special wards of Tokyo. Sumida is to the north east of central Tokyo. Sumida attractions include Tokyo SkyTree, Ryogoku Kokugikan, Edo Tokyo Museum, Asahi Brewerie...

Taito

Taito
Taito is one of the 23 special wards of Tokyo and is to the north east of central Tokyo. Taito includes the districts of Ueno and Asakusa. Taito attractions include Sensoji Temple, Asakusa S...

Toshima
Toshima is one of the 23 special wards of Tokyo and one of the eight central wards. Toshima is to the north east of central Tokyo and includes the business and entertainment district of Ikeb...

DISTRICTS

Akasaka

Akasaka
Akasaka is one of Tokyo's central business districts, full of corporate headquarters and exclusive hotels. Akasaka, part of the Chiyoda Ward, is not far from Tokyo Imperial Palace. Akasaka a...

Akihabara

Akihabara
Akihabara is famous for its high tech shopping (electric town), entertainment and meido cafe. Akihabara is in the eastern part of Chiyoda Ward in Tokyo....

Aomi

Aomi
Aomi is a district in Koto Ward of central Tokyo. Aomi forms part of what is commonly known as Odaiba, a modern development area on an artifical island in Tokyo Bay. Aomi makes up much of th...

Ariake

Ariake
Ariake is a district in Koto Ward of central Tokyo. Ariake forms part of what is commonly known as Odaiba, a modern development area on an artifical island in Tokyo Bay. Ariake makes up the ...

Asakusa

Asakusa
Asakusa District, part of the Taito Ward is to the north east of central Tokyo. Asakusa is most famous for Sensoji Temple (sometimes referred to as Asakusa Temple), a long with the surroundi...

Daiba

Daiba
Daiba is a district in Minato Ward of central Tokyo. Daiba forms part of what is commonly known as Odaiba, a modern development area on an artifical island in Tokyo Bay. Daiba includes secti...

Ginza

Ginza
Ginza is an up market shopping district in central Tokyo featuring major department stores, international fashion brand stores, galleries, restaurants and some distinctive architecture. Ginz...

Golden Gai
Golden Gai is a small area within Kabukicho District of Shinjuku Ward. Golden Gai is several narrow lane ways filled with bars and food outlets, which is between Shinjuku Ward Office and Han...

Harajuku

Harajuku
Harajuku is a significant fashion and shopping district, but it also includes Tokyo's most popular shine, Meiji Jingu Shrine and one of the most signficant parks in Tokyo, Yoyogi Park. Haraj...

Higashiyama
Higashiyama is a district within the central Tokyo Ward of Meguro, where shell mounds (remains of shells left by humans) have been found that date back to the paleolithic period (10,000+ yea...

Ichigaya
Ichigaya is a district within Shinjuku Ward, which is to the East of Shinjuku Station. Ichigaya includes the Ministry of Defence Headquarters....

Ikebukuro
Ikebukuro is a commercial and entertainment district to the north east of central Tokyo in Toshima (one of the 23 special wards of Tokyo). Ikebukuro is focused around Ikebukuro Station, whic...

Kabukicho

Kabukicho
Kabukicho is the entertainment district of Shinjuku Ward. Kabukicho is filled at night with bright colored neon signs which light up the narrow streets packed with bars, restaurants, cinemas...

Kagurazaka
Kagurazaka District is to east of Shinjuku Station, near Iidabashi Station, in Shinjuku Ward....

Meiji Jingu Gaien
Meiji Jingu Gaien is the outer precient of Meiji Jingu Shrine, but is not directly attached to the shine grounds. Meiji Jingu Gaien is around 1km to the east of Meiji Jingu Shrine. The cente...

Nihonbashi
Nihonbashi is a business district in the Chuo ward of central Tokyo. Nihonbashi, which literally means Japan Bridge, derives its name from the historic bridge which crosses the Nihonbashi Ri...

Nishi-Shinjuku

Nishi-Shinjuku
Nishi-Shinjuku is Tokyo's largest skyscraper district and is to the west of Shinjuku Station in the Shinjuku Ward. Several of the tallest buildings in Tokyo are in Nishi-Shinjuku, including ...

Roppongi

Roppongi
Roppongi is a district in central Tokyo famous for its nightlife and very popular with foreigners. Roppongi also features many of the embassies. Roppongi is to the west of central Tokyo in t...

Shiba

Shiba
Shiba District is within the Minato ward in central Tokyo. Shiba District attractions include Tokyo Tower and Shiba Park, which includes Zojoji Temple. The Minato Ward Office is locate in th...

Shinjuku Ni-Chome
Shinjuku Ni-Chome is known for being the centre of gay culture in Tokyo. There are two to three hundred bars, pubs and clubs cramed into the small area that makes up Shinjuku Ni-Chome, with ...

Ueno

Ueno
Ueno District is north east of the center of Tokyo in the Taito Ward. Ueno is most famous for Ueno Park which is Tokyo's most popular location for viewing cherry blossom. Ueno Station is als...

Yanesen
Yanesen is an area where historical street still remained, which makes this downtown area rare and attractive. Yanesen area consists of three parts, and the name "Yanesen" is a combination o...

ISLANDS

Odaiba

Odaiba
Odaiba is the common name given to a large artificial island in Tokyo Bay, connected to the mainland by the scenic Rainbow Bridge. Odaiba attractions include Fuji TV Studios, Daikanransha Fe...

CASTLES

Edo Castle

Edo Castle
Edo Castle is the flatland style Japanese Castle that forms part of the surroundings of the Tokyo Imperial Palace. Today there still remain some walls, moats, turrets and ramparts. Some of t...

Setagaya Castle
Setagaya Castle was a flat land style Japanese Castle located in what today is Setagaya Ward Tokyo. Kira ordered the construction of Setagaya Castle and it was completed in 1394. Setagaya Ca...

LANDMARKS

Akamon University of Tokyo

Akamon University of Tokyo
Akamon University of Tokyo, also known as the Red Gate, was built to commemoration of the marriage between the daughter of Maeda clan and Tokugawa Shogun Family. Akamon University of Tokyo i...

Akasaka Palace

Akasaka Palace
Akasaka Palace is a former imperial residence which is now used by the Japanese Government as a State Guest-House (Geihinkan) to accommodates visiting dignitaries while they are staying in ...

Fuji TV Studios

Fuji TV Studios
Fuji TV Studios is a distinctive building designed by Kenzo Tange is a major land mark of Tokyo. Fuji TV Studios, in Odaiba, offers great views from its second highest floor for free. There ...

Ginza 4-chome Intersection

Ginza 4-chome Intersection
Ginza 4-chome Intersection is the heart of Ginza, the famous up market fashion district of Tokyo. Ginza 4-chome Intersection is marked by two landmark buildings, Wako Department Store and Th...

Hachiko Statue

Hachiko Statue
Hachiko Statue is a famous statue of a dog who possessed legendary loyalty to his owner. Hachiko Statue has become a popular tourist attraction and meeting place. The true story of Hachiko t...

Harimasaka Sakura Street
Harimasaka Sakura Street provides a very beautiful view in cherry blossom season (April), with the slope of the street providing a better view of the cherry blossom which run along the stree...

Kuro-mon

Kuro-mon
Kuro-mon (Black Gate) was the front gate of Inshu Ikeda's Residence in Edo (Tokyo). Ikeda was the daimyo lord of Inaba province (part of Tottori prefecture). Originally located in the Maruno...

Omotesando

Omotesando
Omotesando is a broad, tree-lined avenue leading to Meiji Jingu shrine in Harajuku which is part of Shibuya. Omotesando is full of cafes and international brand clothing boutiques along with...

Roppongi-dori Intersection

Roppongi-dori Intersection
Roppongi-dori Intersection at the corner of Gaien-higashi-dori is generally considered to be the focus of the Roppongi District of Minato Ward, and is a popular meeting point. Roppongi-dori ...

Saigo Takamori Statue

Saigo Takamori Statue
Saigo Takamori Statue is a famous statue of Saigo Takamori walking his dog stands in Ueno Park. Saigo Takamori (23 January 1827/28 — 24 September 1877), one of the most influential sam...

Shibuya Crossing

Shibuya Crossing
Shibuya Crossing is an extremely busy and famous pedestrian scramble crossing in front of Shibuya Station with the Tokyu department above the station. Shibuya Crossing is frequently used to ...

Statue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty
Statue of Liberty replica in Odaiba....

Sukiyabashi Crossing

Sukiyabashi Crossing
Sukiyabashi Crossing is a very busy pedestrian crossing in fashionable Ginza. Sukiyabashi Crossing is at the junction of Harumi Dori and Sotobori Dori. On the corners are the Sony Building, ...

Takeshita Dori

Takeshita Dori
Takeshita Dori is a narrow pedestrian only street packed with Tokyo's young fashionable people and lined with fashion boutiques and cafes.Takeshita Dori is in Harajuku....

Tokyo Imperial Palace

Tokyo Imperial Palace
Tokyo Imperial Palace is the home of the Emperor of Japan (the Japanese head of state). Tokyo Imperial Palace is surrounded by a moat and a high wall and occupies the most expensive square k...

Tsukiji Fish Wholesale Market

Tsukiji Fish Wholesale Market
Tsukiji fish market also known as the Tokyo Metropolitan Central Wholesale Market, is the biggest wholesale fish and seafood market in the world. Tsukiji fish market is a very popular touris...

Ueno Great Fountain

Ueno Great Fountain
Ueno Great Fountain within Ueno Park....

Yasuda Auditorium - Tokyo University

Yasuda Auditorium - Tokyo University
Yasuda Auditorium - Tokyo University, is an historic auditorium within the Hongo Campus of The University of Tokyo Bunkyo central Tokyo. Yasuda Auditorium - Tokyo University was contributed ...

OBSERVATION DECK or LOOKOUT

Bunkyo Civic Center Observation Deck

Bunkyo Civic Center Observation Deck
Bunkyo Civic Center Observation Deck is a free observation deck on the 25th floor of the Bunkyo Civic Center Building. On a very clear day Bunkyo Civic Center Observation Deck even provides ...

Carrot Tower Observatory
Carrot Tower Observatory is on the 26th floor of the Carrot Tower Building in Sengen-jaya District of Setagaya Ward Tokyo....

Hachitama Observation Deck

Hachitama Observation Deck
Hachitama Observation Deck is the sphere of the ultra modern looking Fuji TV Studios Building. Hachitama Observation Deck provides an amazing interior view, with its high sphereical ceiling....

Harumi Passenger Ship Terminal Observation Deck

Harumi Passenger Ship Terminal Observation Deck
Harumi Passenger Ship Terminal Observation Deck in the port area of Chuo Ward Tokyo, is on the 3rd floor of the Harumi Passenger Ship Terminal Building. Although the Harumi Passenger Ship Te...

Seaside Top

Seaside Top
Seaside Top observation deck is the top floor of the 40 story high World Trade Center Tokyo Building in Hamamatsucho District of Minato Ward Tokyo. Seaside Top provides a unique full length ...

Seiroka Garden Tower Observation Deck
Seiroka Garden Tower Observation Deck near the Sumida River and about 10 minutes from the Tsukiji fish market, in the Chuo Ward Tokyo. Seiroka Garden Tower Observation Deck is at 221m and pr...

Sunshine 60 Observatory

Sunshine 60 Observatory
Sunshine 60 Observatory is on the 60th floor of the Sunshine 60 Building in Ikebukuro. Sunshine 60 Observatory provides a very different view of Tokyo to the other observation decks as it is...

Tokyo City View

Tokyo City View
Tokyo City View is the observation deck on the 52nd floor of the Mori Tower Building which is part of the Roppongi Hills complex. In addition to the Tokyo City View, there is an open air obs...

Tokyo Kotsu Kaikan

Tokyo Kotsu Kaikan
Tokyo Kotsu Kaikan is a 15 story high building in Ginza, that contains a revolving restaurant and observation deck. Tokyo Kotsu Kaikan is just across the rail line from the Tokyo Internation...

Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building

Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building
Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building is the tallest building in Tokyo at 248 meters (814 feet) from base to top, and the third-tallest structure. Entry to the top floor observation deck is...

TOKYO SKYTREE

TOKYO SKYTREE
Tokyo SkyTree at 634m is the tallest tower in Japan and the second tallest structure in the world. Tokyo SkyTree features a restaurant and observation deck. Tokyo SkyTree is effectively the ...

Tokyo Tower

Tokyo Tower
Tokyo Tower is a Japanese icon and famous site in Tokyo. Tokyo Tower features public observation deck and cafe. The Tokyo Tower design is based on the Eiffel Tower, but is 333 meters tall (9...

Triton Square Tower Observation Deck
Triton Square Tower Observation Deck on Harumi Island in the Chuo Ward Tokyo. Triton Square Tower Observation Deck provides an excellent view of the waterfront area, including across to Rain...

TEMPLES

Bentendo Hall Temple

Bentendo Hall Temple
Bentendo Hall Temple is a Benzaiten Temple on an island in the the middle of Shinobazu Pond, which forms part of Ueno Park Tokyo. Bentendo Hall Temple was constructed in the early 17th centu...

Dempoin Temple
Dempoin Temple is a Buddhist temple close to Sensoji Temple, in the Asakusa District of Taito Ward of Tokyo. Dempoin Temple is not normally open to the public, but it does contain a Japanese...

Denzuin Temple
Denzuin Temple, formally known as Muryozan Denzuin Jikyuji Temple, is a Buddhist temple in Bunkyo Tokyo. Denzuin Temple was built by Tokugawa Ieyasu and dedicated it to his mother. Kafu Nag...

Gojunoto - Five Story Pagoda - Sensoji Temple

Gojunoto - Five Story Pagoda - Sensoji Temple
Gojunoto is the Five Story high Pagoda within the Sensoji Temple complex. Gojunoto is said to contain some of the ashes of Buddha....

Gokokuji Temple

Gokokuji Temple
Gokoku-ji Temple is a Buddhist temple in Bunkyo central Tokyo which is the Imperial Mausoleum and where Emperor Meiji is buried. Gokoku-ji Temple, established in 1681 by Tokugawa Tsunayoshi ...

Higashi-Hongan-ji Temple
Higashi-Hongan-ji Temple, officially known as Jodoshin sect Higashi-honganji-ha Higashi-Honganji Temple, is a Buddhist temple of the Jodo Shinshu sect, in Asakusa District, Taito Ward centra...

Hozomon

Hozomon
Hozomon is the gate leading to the Sensoji Temple....

Ikegami Honmon-ji Temple
Ikegami Honmon-ji Temple is a Buddhist Temple which was established in 1282, by the famous Buddhist monk Nichiren. Ikegami Honmon-ji Temple features a five story pagoda, which was built in 1...

Jindaiji Temple
Jindaiji Temple is Buddhist temple within Jindai Botanical Garden in Chofu Tokyo. Jindaiji Temple was established in 733AD making it the second oldest temple in Tokyo, after Sensoji Temple. ...

Kaminari-mon

Kaminari-mon
Dominating the entrance to the Sensoji Temple is the Kaminari-mon or "Thunder Gate". This imposing Buddhist structure features a massive paper lantern dramatically painted in vivid red-and-b...

Kaneiji Temple

Kaneiji Temple
Kaneiji Temple, more formally known as Toeizan Kan'ei-ji Endon'in, is a Buddhist temple from the Tendai sect which is in what today is Ueno Park. however Ueno Park was actually formed from t...

Kissho-ji Temple
Kissho-ji Temple (also spelt Kichijo-ji) is a Buddhist temple of Sendan-Rin sect in Bunkyo Tokyo. Kissho-ji Temple was established in 1458, with the "Sendan-Rin" School for Buddhist monks be...

Kiyomizu Kannon-do Temple

Kiyomizu Kannon-do Temple
Kiyomizu Kannon-do Temple is a Buddhist temple in Ueno Park Tokyo. Kiyomizu Kannon-do Temple was established by Tenkai Sojo, who based the design on the famous Kiyomizu-dera Temple in Kyoto....

Meiji Jingu Kaikan

Meiji Jingu Kaikan
Meiji Jingu Kaikan is the information centre attached to the Meiji Jingu Shrine....

Narihira-san Tosen-ji Temple
Narihira-san Tosen-ji Temple, also known as Tosen-ji Temple, is a Buddhist temple near Mizumoto Park in Katsushika Ward of north eastern Tokyo. Narihira-san Tosen-ji Temple is famous for the...

Nishiarai Daishi
Nishiarai Daishi is a Buddhist temple of the Buzan branch of the Shingon Sect, located in the Nishiarai District of Adachi Ward Tokyo. Nishiarai Daishi, formally know as Gochisan Henjoin Soj...

Pagoda Kaneiji Temple

Pagoda Kaneiji Temple
Pagoda Kan'eiji Temple is within Ueno Zoo which is within Ueno Park, Ueno....

Rinnoji Temple

Rinnoji Temple
Rinnoji Temple, also known as Rinno-ji Ryodaishi-do, is a Buddhist temple, which was a part of the cathedral of Kaneiji Temple and was called Kaizan-do or Jigen-do. In 1644 when Rinnoji Temp...

Sengakuji Temple

Sengakuji Temple
Sengakuji Temple is famous as the location of the graves of Asano Takumi no Kami Naganori and the 47 Ronin, who were involved in the Revenge of the Forty-seven Ronin, also known as the Reven...

Sensoji Temple

Sensoji Temple
Sensoji Temple is an ancient Buddhist temple also known as Asakusa Temple. Sensoji Temple is Tokyo's oldest, and one of its most significant, temples. Sensoji Temple is in Asakusa District o...

Shibamata Taikyakuten
Shibamata Taikyakuten, formally known as Kyoeizan Daikyoji Temple, is a Buddhist temple of the Nichiren sect, which is in Shibamata District Katsushika Ward of Tokyo. Shibamata Taikyakuten, ...

Shofukuji Temple
Shofukuji Temple is a Buddhist temple of the Rinzai Zen sect which is in Higashimurayama Tokyo. The Jizo Hall of Shofukuji Temple dates from 1407, which is considered to be the oldest intact...

Taieizan Ryusenji Temple
Taieizan Ryusenji Temple is a Buddhist temple of the Tendai Sect which is famous for its image of Achala with black eyes. Taieizan Ryusenji Temple is also referred to as Meguro Fudoson as it...

Tamagawa Daishi Temple
Tamagawa Daishi Temple, officially known as Gyokushin Mitsuin Temple, is a Buddhist temple of the Shingon sect which was built in 1925. Tamagawa Daishi Temple is in the Seta District of Seta...

Tsukiji Honganji Temple
Tsukiji Honganji Temple is a Buddhist temple of the Jodo Shinshu sect in the Tsukiji District of Chuo Ward Tokyo. The current Tsukiji Honganji Temple building was completed in 1934 and desig...

Yushima Temple
Yushima Temple, also known as Yushima Seido, is a Buddhist temple in the Yushima District of Bunkyo Ward Tokyo. Yushima Temple was constrcted in 1630, by the fifth-generation Tokugawa Shogun...

Zojoji Temple
Zojoji Temple is a Buddhist temple in the Shiba neighbourhood of Minato Ward in Tokyo. Zojoji Temple is frequently seen in pictures with Tokyo Tower in the background....

SHRINES

Asakusa jinja Shrine
Asakusa jinja Shrine is a Shinto Shrine next to Sensoji Temple in the Asakusa District of Taito Ward of Tokyo. Asakusa jinja Shrine is dedicated to the three men who established Sensoji Temp...

Chingodo Shrine
Chingodo Shrine is a Shinto Shrine next to Dempoin Temple's pond, in the Asakusa District of Taito Ward of Tokyo. Chingodo Shrine is dedicated to tanuki, the raccoon dog figure which is depi...

Ebara Shrine

Ebara Shrine
Ebara Shrine is a Shinto Shrine in Shinagawa Ward of Tokyo, that is said to have been established by the God of Water in 709AD. In 1062, Minamoto Yoritomo visited Ebara Shrine and prayed for...

Hanazono Shrine

Hanazono Shrine
Hanazono Shrine is a Shinto Shrine which is tightly surrounded by modern buildings in Shinjuku. Hanazono Shrine dates back to the middle of the 17th century....

Hie Shrine
Hie Shrine is a Shinto Shrine in the Nagatacho District of the Chiyoda Ward of central Tokyo. Hie Shrine is believed to have been established in 1478 by Ota Dokan. Hie Shrine was moved to wi...

Kameido Tenjin Shrine
Kameido Tenjin Shrine is a famous Shinto Shrine in the Koto Ward of Tokyo. Kameido Tenjin Shrine enshrines Sugawara no Michizane, a deity of scholarship. Kameido Tenjin Shrine, established i...

Kanda Shrine
Kanda Shrine, formally known as Kanda Myojin Shrine, is a Shinto Shrine that was established in 730AD. Kanda Shrine today is located in Chiyoda Ward of central Tokyo, however it was initiall...

Katori Shrine
Katori Shrine is a Shinto Shrine in Koto Ward of Tokyo, that was established in 665AD by Fujiwara Kamatari. There are around 400 Katori Shrines in Japan, mainly in Kanto, with the head Kator...

Kifune Shrine
Kifune Shrine is a Shinto Shrine in Ota Ward of Tokyo, that is said to have been established around 1266. The object of enshrinement at Kifune Shrine is Izanagi-no-ohkami (a male god who cre...

Koishikawa Shrine
Koishikawa Shrine was separated from Ise Shrine on 7 March 1966. Koishikawa Shrine is in the central Tokyo ward of Bunkyo and it blends with tall buildings surrounding it. Koishikawa Shrine ...

Meiji Jingu Shrine

Meiji Jingu Shrine
Meiji Jingu Shrine is one of the most popular shines in Tokyo. Meiji Jingu Shrine is in the middle of large evergreen forest of 120,000 trees which is surprising given it is in Harajuku. Mei...

Musashi Mitake Shrine
Musashi Mitake Shrine is a Shinto Shrine on the top of a mountain in the city of Ome in Tokyo Prefecture. Musashi Mitake Shrine was established in 91BC by Emperor Sujin. In 736 Priest Gyoki ...

Nagasaki Shrine
Nagasaki Shrine is a Shinto Shrine in Toshima Ward of Tokyo. The object of enshrinement at Nagasaki Shrine is Kushinada-hime (female god)....

Nezu Shrine

Nezu Shrine
Nezu Shrine is a Shinto Shrine in Bunkyo Tokyo. According to legend Nezu Shrine was established over 1,900 years ago in Sendagi by Yamato Takeruno Mikoto. In 1705, the 5th shogun Tsunayoshi ...

Oji Inari Shrine
Oji Inari Shrine is a Shinto Shrine dedicated to the deity Inari, who is the patron of fertility, rice, agriculture and foxes. The Oji District in Kita Ward Tokyo, had been a major rice grow...

Okunitama Shrine
Okunitama Shrine is a Shinto Shrine in Fuchu City Tokyo. Okunitama Shrine, which is said to have been established in 111AD by Emperor Keiko, is considered to be one of the five major shrines...

Shinagawa Shrine

Shinagawa Shrine
Shinagawa Shrine is a Shinto Shrine in Shinagawa Ward of Tokyo, that was established by Minamoto Yoritomo in 1187. The object of enshrinement at Shinagawa Shrine is Daikokuten (god of food)....

Togo Shrine

Togo Shrine
Togo Shrine is a Shinto Shrine built in 1940 to enshine Admiral Togo Heihachiro. Togo Shrine is in in Harajuku....

Tomioka Hachiman Shrine
Tomioka Hachiman Shrine is the largest Hachiman (dedicated to the god of war who is also the protector of the Japanese people) Shinto Shrine in Tokyo. Tomioka Hachiman Shrine was established...

Toshogu Shrine

Toshogu Shrine
Toshogu Shrine was built in 1617 is considered to be valuable for its historical architecture, Grand Oishi Torii Gate and bronze garden lanterns. Toshogu Shrine is open every day of the year...

Yasukuni Shrine

Yasukuni Shrine
Yasukuni Shrine is Shinto Shrine which houses the souls of some 2.5 million people killed in Japan's wars. Yasukuni Shrine is controversial because it houses the soles of convicted war crimi...

Yushima Tenmangu Shrine
Yushima Tenmangu Shrine, also known as Yushima Tenjin Shrine, is a Shinto Shrine dedicated to the god of wisdom, Michizane Sugawara. Yushima Tenmangu Shrine is in Bunkyo Ward Tokyo. The grou...

MUSEUMS and ART GALLERIES

Edo Tokyo Museum

Edo Tokyo Museum
Edo Tokyo Museum is a museum of the history of Tokyo in Sumida . The main features of the permanent exhibitions are the life-size replica of the Nihonbashi, which was the bridge leading into...

Eisei Bunko Museum
Eisei Bunko Museum exhibits over 100,000 historical documents and painting, plus 6,000 artifacts and works of fine art from the Hosokawa family. Eisei Bunko Museum is on part of the former H...

Gallery of Horyuji Treasures

Gallery of Horyuji Treasures
The Gallery of Horyuji Treasures (Horyu-ji Homotsukan) contains Art works from the 319 Horyu-ji Treasures, originally donated to the Imperial Household by Horyu-ji in 1878, are exhibited in ...

Ghibli Museum
Ghibli Museum is a museum featuring the work of the famous Japanese anime Studio Ghibli. Ghibli Museum features perminant and special exhibitions, a theatre showing short films, a mock up of...

Hatoyama Hall
Hatoyama Hall, in Otowa District of Bunkyo Ward Tokyo, is a western style residence which was built by Iichiro Hatoyama in 1924. Today Hatoyama Hall is partly a museum which commemorates the...

Heisei-kan

Heisei-kan
Heisei-kan is part of the Tokyo National Museum. The Heiseikan serves primarily as space for special exhibitions, but also houses the Japanese Archaeology Gallery....

History Museum - The Mitsubishi Economic Research Institute
History Museum - The Mitsubishi Economic Research Institute, also referred to as Iwasaki House, is in Ikenohata, Bunkyo Ward central Tokyo. History Museum - The Mitsubishi Economic Research ...

Hyokei-kan

Hyokei-kan
The Hyokei-kan is part of the Tokyo National Museum. This building is designated as an Important Cultural Property as a representative example of Western-style architecture of the late Meiji...

Japan Football Museum
Japan Football Museum is within Japan Football Association Building in Bunkyo Ward Tokyo. Japan Football Museum attractions include a virtual stadium and reproduction of the locker room of t...

Japanese Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
Japanese Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum includes a library, reference rooms and of course the Japanese Baseball Hall of Fame (Yakyu Dendo). Japanese Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum moved ...

Katsushika City Museum
Katsushika City Museum features distinct sections: history, foklore, archeology and astronomy. Katsushika City Museum, opened in 1991, even has a digital planetarium, an astronomic observa...

Kodansha Noma Memorial Museum
Kodansha Noma Memorial Museum is a fine Japanese arts museum in the Bunkyo Ward of Tokyo. Kodansha Noma Memorial Museum was built to commerate the 90th anniversary of the founding of Japan's...

Koishikawa Ukiyo-e Art Museum
Koishikawa Ukiyo-e Art Museum is a small museum in Bunkyo Tokyo, which exhibits Ukiyo-e, genre paintings of Edo Period. Koishikawa Ukiyo-e Art Museum is only 2 minutes walk from Korakuen Sta...

Meiji Memorial Picture Gallery
Meiji Memorial Picture Gallery, officially known as Kaigakan, is the center piece of the Meiji Jingu Gaien, the outer precient of Meiji Jingu Shrine. Meiji Memorial Picture Gallery features ...

Mori Art Museum

Mori Art Museum
Mori Art Museum is an art gallery which frequently holds special exhibitions. Mori Art Museum is on the 53rd floor of the Mori Tower Building which is part of the Roppongi Hills complex in t...

Museum of Contemporary Art
Museum of Contemporary Art, within Kiba Park in Koto Ward Tokyo, is a public museum specialising in contemporary art. Museum of Contemporary Art was opened in 1995 and focuses on works crea...

Museum of Maritime Science

Museum of Maritime Science
The Museum of Maritime Science is a six-story museum shaped like a full-sized ocean liner, unsurprisingly devoted to ships. One of the main displays, a gigantic turbine engine, was actually ...

National Art Center
The National Art Center, in Roppongi Tokyo, is an art gallery which mainly focuses on modern art and paintings (20th century). The National Art Center uses its 47,960 sqm to display 600 piec...

National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation
The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation aims to provide a place where people can experience the latest science technology. National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation, ...

National Museum of Modern Art Tokyo
National Museum of Modern Art Tokyo is the foremost collecting and exhibiting museum of contemporary Japanese art. in a building designed by Taniguchi Yoshirô in Kitanomaru Park, Chiyo...

National Museum of Nature and Science

National Museum of Nature and Science
National Museum of Nature and Science recently re-opened in a new building, focuses on the living world, with life-sized representations of practically every life form the earth has ever see...

National Museum of Western Art

National Museum of Western Art
The National Museum of Western Art is the premier public art gallery in Japan specializing in art from the Western tradition including the original of Rodin's famous The Thinker. The Nationa...

Nissan Gallery

Nissan Gallery
Nissan Gallery is on the corner of the famous Ginza 4 Chome intersection which is essentially the heart of Ginza. The Nissan Gallery displays new and classic automobiles, art and designs. Th...

Printing Museum Tokyo
Printing Museum Tokyo exhibits history and culture of printing. Printing Museum Tokyo exhibits include the Kelly automatic high-speed printer, the Kelmscott Press and The Works of Geoffrey C...

TEPCO Electric Power Museum

TEPCO Electric Power Museum
The TEPCO Electric Power Museum is a multistory building with very distinctive Tokyo Architecture. The TEPCO Electric Power Museum features information on nuclear power. TEPCO stands for Tok...

Tobacco and Salt Museum

Tobacco and Salt Museum
Tobacco and Salt Museum is an unusual topic for a museum, but it relates back to the former monopoly on the sale of these two products by the Japanese government. The museum depicts the hist...

Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum

Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum
Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum is an art museum within Ueno Park Tokyo....

Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum
Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum is an art museum in Minato Ward Tokyo, but is actually close to the Meguro Station. While the Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum Building is a relatively...

Tokyo National Museum

Tokyo National Museum
Tokyo National Museum is the top museum in Japan and exhibits fine Japanese artefacts including pre-historical ones, plus artefacts from Asia. Tokyo National Museum is within Ueno Park Tokyo...

Tokyo Wonder Site
Tokyo Wonder Site, in Bunkyo central Tokyo, is a metropolitan gallery which focuses on young artists....

Toyota MEGA WEB

Toyota MEGA WEB
Toyota MEGA WEB is a Toyota car technology showcase where you see some great racing cars Toyota produces, drive a micro electric car and sit in many of the current Toyota cars many of which ...

University Museum - The University of Tokyo
University Museum - The University of Tokyo, within The University of Tokyo main campus Bunkyo central Tokyo, includes a digital museum and real museum....

Yumeji Takehisa Museum
Yumeji Takehisa Museum exhibits some of the water colors, paintings and poems from the famous Japanese artist Yumeji Takehisa (1884-1934). Yumeji Takehisa Museum is in Bunkyo Ward Tokyo....

THEATRES and CONCERT HALLS

Big Apple Akihabara
Big Apple is a pachinko venue with hundreds of noisy and loud slot machines. Big Apple is in Akihabara...

Bunkamura
Bunkamura is a large theater, concert hall, gallery and museum complex in Shibuya....

Club Sega Shibuya

Club Sega Shibuya
Club Sega Shibuya is a games arcade in Shibuya...

Daiichi Sky Building

Daiichi Sky Building
Daiichi Sky Building is a distinctive mixed use building that contains Big Echo Karaoke and is in Nishi-Shinjuku....

Espace Shinjuku Pachinko Parlor

Espace Shinjuku Pachinko Parlor
Espace Shinjuku Pachinko Parlor is a large and at night brightly illuminated Pachinko Parlor in Shinjuku....

I Land Hall

I Land Hall
I Land Hall is a circular building which hosts concerts and other events. The I Land Hall is in Nishi-Shinjuku....

Kabukiza Theater

Kabukiza Theater
Kabukiza Theater in Ginza is the principal theater in Tokyo for the traditional kabuki drama form. The Kabukiza Theater first opened on this site in 1889. Kabukiza Theater re-opened in late ...

Nippon Budokan

Nippon Budokan
Nippon Budokan functions as a venue for big musical events, its primary purpose is for Japanese martial arts. Nippon Budokan contains three halls, the largest of which holds 14,000 people. F...

Shibuto Cine Tower

Shibuto Cine Tower
Shibuto Cine Tower is a cinema complex in fashionable Shibuya....

Shibuya Public Hall - CC Lemon Hall
Shibuya Public Hall is a live theatre with naming rights sold to Suntory for their C.C. Lemon drink. Shibuya Public Hall is in the fashionable Shibuya....

Sogakudo Concert Hall

Sogakudo Concert Hall
Sogakudo Concert Hall was constructed in 1890 making it the oldest western style concert hall in Japan and a designated Important Cultural Property. Sogakudo Concert Hall was formerly owned ...

Tokyo International Forum

Tokyo International Forum
Tokyo International Forum is an important urban landmark in Tokyo with a very distinct design internally and externally. The largest hall seats 5,000 and in addition to seven other halls, To...

Tokyo Metropolitan Festival Hall
Tokyo Metropolitan Festival Hall, in Ueno Park Tokyo, is a multipurpose hall which is used for theatre, opera, orchestral music and dance. The main auditorium of Tokyo Metropolitan Festival ...

Tokyo Opera City Tower

Tokyo Opera City Tower
Tokyo Opera City Tower opened in 1996. It holds the New National Theatre, Tokyo Opera City Tower, NTT Inter Communication Center (ICC), plus some additional shops. The Opera City has three c...

Toukagakudo - Imperial Concert Hall

Toukagakudo - Imperial Concert Hall
Toukagakudo means Imperial Concert Hall, which is within the Tokyo Imperial Palace East Gardens and was completed in February 1966 to mark the 60th birthday of Empress Kojun....

GARDENS and PARKS

Aoyama Cemetery
Aoyama Cemetery, in Minato Tokyo, was Japan's first public cemetery. Today Aoyama Cemetery is a popular location for viewing cherry blossom in early April....

Asukayama Park
Asukayama Park is one of the major cherry blossom viewing spots in Tokyo. Yoshimune Tokugawa facilitated and opened Asukayama Park to the public as a part of his reformation in Edo Period. A...

Avenue of Gingko Trees - Meiji Jingu Gaien
Avenue of Gingko Trees - Meiji Jingu Gaien is one of the best places in Tokyo to see the stunning red, orange and yellow autumn leaves. The avenue lined with 146 Ginko trees is located with...

Chinzan-so Garden

Chinzan-so Garden
Chinzan-so Garden is a beautiful tradtional Japanese garden, in Bunkyo Ward Tokyo. Today Chinzan-so Garden is primarily the garden of a restaurant and conference center, which covers 6.6 hec...

Hamarikyu Gardens

Hamarikyu Gardens
Hamarikyu Gardens is a landscaped garden around the central Shioiri Pond and is a designated Special Place of Scenic Beauty. Hamarikyu Gardens features cherry blossom in spring time and Autu...

Hibiya Koen

Hibiya Koen
Hibiya Koen (Park) is in the central Tokyo ward of Chiyoda, close to many of the government buildings. This makes Hibiya Koen very popular park on week days with office workers. On weekends ...

Higashi Ayase Park
Higashi Ayase Park is a large park in Adachi Ward of Tokyo, which features a baseball ground, indoor swimming pool complex and a Japanese garden. At the end of the long linear section of Hig...

Horikiri Shobu En
Horikiri Shobu En (Horikiri Iris Garden) is a garden filled with Japanese iris neaxt to the Ayase River, in the Katsushika Ward of north eastern Tokyo. Horikiri Shobu En features over 6,000 ...

Inokashira Park

Inokashira Park
Inogashira Park across Musashino and Mitaka in western Tokyo is a public park given to the people by the emperor in 1913 as the Inokashira Imperial Gift Park. Inogashira Park features a larg...

Jindai Botanical Garden
Jindai Botanical Garden is at the edge of the Musashino plateau just above Jindaiji Temple in Chofu, Tokyo. Each of the 30 areas within Jindai Botanical Garden features different varieties o...

Johoku Chuo Park
Johoku Chuo Park is a sports park with a baseball field and athletics track in Itabashi Ward Tokyo. Johoku Chuo Park also contains the Moro Ruins which contain stone age recliecs and is a de...

Kaihin Park

Kaihin Park
Kaihin Park in Odaiba is a seaside park which features one of two beaches in mainland Tokyo, but swimming is not recommended as the water is rather polluted. Along the beach runs a boardwalk...

Kasai Rinkai Park

Kasai Rinkai Park
Kasai Rinkai Park includes Tokyo Sea Life Park, Kasai Rinkai Park Ferris Wheel and a bird sanctuary, and was built on reclaimed land that includes two manmade islands, a viewing tower and a ...

Kiba Park
Kiba Park is a public park in Koto Tokyo, which features open space for events, tennis courts, playgrounds, walking jogging paths and BBQ facilities. Kiba Park is divided into two parts, nor...

Kinuta Park
Kinuta Park is in Setagaya, Tokyo. Kinuta Park is famous for is cherry blossom (sakura) viewing. Kinuta Park has at least three varieties Someyoshino, Yamazakura, and Yaezakura, which makes ...

Kitanomaru Park

Kitanomaru Park
Kitanomaru Park is next to Tokyo Imperial Palace East Gardens in central Tokyo. Walking through Kitanomaru Park is a pleasant and convenient way to get to Yasukuni Shrine. Kitanomaru Park fe...

Kiyosumi Gardens
Kiyosumi Gardens is a traditional Kaiyu-shiki-teien style (strolling) Japanese garden in the Fukagawa District of the Koto Ward Tokyo. Kiyosumi Gardens, which covers 81,000 square meters, wa...

Koganei Park
Koganei Park is the second largest park in Tokyo and extends over four cities; Koganei, Kodaira, Nishitokyo and Musashino. Koganei Park is most famous for its cherry blossom in April and is ...

Koishikawa Botanical Garden
Koishikawa Botanical Garden, also known as Tokyo University Botanical Garden, is a Botanical Garden affiliated with the Department of Chemistry and School of Science at the University of Tok...

Koishikawa Korakuen Garden

Koishikawa Korakuen Garden
Koishikawa Korakuen Garden is a beautiful historic Japanese garden close to Tokyo University, who now owns the park, in the Bunkyo ward of Tokyo. Yorifusa Mito, a Daimyo, started constructio...

Kyu Shiba Rikyu Garden

Kyu Shiba Rikyu Garden
Kyu Shiba Rikyu Garden is one of the two surviving Edo Period Japanese gardens in Tokyo. Kyu Shiba Rikyu Garden, also known as Kyu Shiba Rikyu Onshi Teien (Former Shiba Villa Gardens), is ju...

Mizumoto Park
Mizumoto Park, also known as Metropolitan Mizumoto Park and Mizumoto City Park, is the largest park in Tokyo covering over 92 hectares (227 acres). Mizumoto Park, which was established in 19...

Nanushino Taki Park
Nanushino Taki Park in Kishimachi District, Kita Ward Tokyo, features three waterfalls which are part of the famous Seven Falls of Oji as depicted by Hiroshige. Nanushino Taki Park was once ...

Otsuka Senju Cemetery
Otsuka Senju Cemetery, Bunkyo Ward central Tokyo contains the graves of many Scholars of Confucianism from the Edo Period....

Rikugien Garden

Rikugien Garden
Rikugien Garden is a beautiful traditional Japanese garden established in 1702 (Edo Period) along with the villa for Yoshiyasu Yanagisawa, which features the six elements from Japanese trad...

Shiba Park
Shiba Park is a park in Minato Ward, Tokyo, built around the temple of Zojoji. The park is between the Minato Ward offices and the Tokyo Tower. Many of the footpaths in the park offer exce...

Shin-Edogawa Garden

Shin-Edogawa Garden
Shin-Edogawa Garden is a beautiful tradtional Japanese garden, in Bunkyo Ward Tokyo. The Shin-Edogawa Garden, New Edo River Garden, is derived from the garden's close proximity to the Kanda ...

Shinjuku Central Park

Shinjuku Central Park
Shinjuku Central Park is a functional park, which is very popular with the many office workers from the surrounding skyscrapers in Nishi-Shinjuku District. Shinjuku Central Park features a f...

Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden

Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden is a large park and one of the most beautiful in Tokyo featuring Japanese, French and English styles. With 1,500 cherry trees, Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden...

Showa Kinen Park
Showa Kinen Park, also known as Showa Memorial Park and Showa Commemorative National Government Park, is a large park which was established in 1983 to commemorate the Golden Jubilee of the e...

Sumida Park
Sumida Park, in Sumida Tokyo, is most famous for its cherry blossom and is considered one of Japan's Top 100 Cherry Blossom Spots. Sumida Park derives its name from the Sumida River which f...

Symbol Promenade Park

Symbol Promenade Park
Symbol Promenade Park is one of the parks in Odaiba featuring some outdoor artworks....

Tokyo Imperial Palace East Gardens

Tokyo Imperial Palace East Gardens
Tokyo Imperial Palace East Gardens, next to the Imperial Palace in central Tokyo once formed part of Edo Castle. Tokyo Imperial Palace East Gardens are kept in impeccable condition and certa...

Tokyo Imperial Plaza
Tokyo Imperial Plaza is the fore court to the Imperial Palace and one of the largest open spaces in Tokyo....

Tokyo Metropolitan War Memorial
Tokyo Metropolitan War Memorial, also referred to as the Tokyo National Cemetery, is next to Rekisen Park in Bunkyo Tokyo. Tokyo Metropolitan War Memorial is a metropolitan facility to conso...

Toneri Park
Toneri Park is a large park in Adachi Ward of Tokyo. Toneri Park is divided into an eastern and western sections by Ogubashi Highway, with an athletics stadium, tennis courts and a baseball ...

Ueno Park

Ueno Park
Ueno Park adjacent to the station, is home to most of the attractions in the area, including the Ueno Zoo and many museums including Tokyo National Museum, National Museum of Nature and Scie...

Ukima Park
Ukima Park (Ukima ga Ike) is a metropolitan urban park that has Ukima ga Ike Pond at its centre, along with feature windmill. Ukima Park, in Kita Ward Tokyo, has an area of 115,786 square me...

Urban Agricultural Park
Urban Agricultural Park also known as Toshi Nogyo Koen, is in the Shikahama District of Adachi Ward of Tokyo. Urban Agricultural Park is partly an educational resource for the public to lear...

Wadakura Fountain Park

Wadakura Fountain Park
Wadakura Fountain Park is surrounded by one three sides by the moat of Edo Castle, or what today is referred to as the Tokyo Imperial Palace. Wadakura Fountain Park is a small functional par...

Yoyogi Park

Yoyogi Park
Yoyogi Park is one of the largest parks in Tokyo, adjacent to Harajuku Station and Meiji Shrine in Shibuya....

GOVERNMENT BUILDINGS

Bunkyo Civic Center

Bunkyo Civic Center
Bunkyo Civic Center is a 25 story high skyscraper which is the admistrative offices for Bunkyo Ward of Tokyo. The Bunkyo Civic Center Building was completed in 1994 and features the free Bun...

Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry Building also holds Ministry of International Trade and Industry. It is in Chiyoda Tokyo....

Ministry of Finance

Ministry of Finance
Ministry of Finance Building is in Chiyoda Tokyo....

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Building is in Chiyoda Tokyo....

Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications

Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications
Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications Building is in Chiyoda Tokyo....

Ministry Of Justice

Ministry Of Justice
Ministry Of Justice Building is in Chiyoda Tokyo....

Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism

Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Building is in Chiyoda Tokyo....

Ministry of the Environment of Japan

Ministry of the Environment of Japan
Ministry of the Environment of Japan Building also holds Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare and is in Chiyoda Tokyo....

National Diet Building

National Diet Building
National Diet Building is the place in which both the houses of the Diet of Japan (similar to a parliament) are held with the House of Representatives in the left wing and the House of Counc...

Public Security Intelligence Agency

Public Security Intelligence Agency
Public Security Intelligence Agency Building is in Chiyoda Tokyo....

Shibuya Ward Office

Shibuya Ward Office
Shibuya Ward Office is the "town hall" or administration center for the ward of Shibuya....

Shinjuku Ward Office
Shinjuku Ward Office is the "town hall" administration building for the Tokyo ward of Shinjuku....

Sori-daijin Kantei
Sori-daijin Kantei is the working office for the Prime Minister of Japan....

Tokyo Fire Department Head Office

Tokyo Fire Department Head Office
Tokyo Fire Department Head Office is in Chiyoda Ward, Tokyo....

Tokyo High Court

Tokyo High Court
Tokyo High Court Building is in Chiyoda Tokyo....

Tokyo Metropolitan Government Assembly Hall

Tokyo Metropolitan Government Assembly Hall
Tokyo Metropolitan Government Assembly Hall is part of Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building complex. The Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building is one of the best lookouts in Tokyo Japan a...

AQUARIUM

Shinagawa Aquarium
Shinagawa Aquarium, in Shinagawa central Tokyo, features tunnel tank with a walk through tunnel where you can view sea creatures swimming over head and on both sides of you. Shinagawa Aquari...

Tokyo Sea Life Park
Tokyo Sea Life Park is an aquarium along the shore line of Tokyo Bay within Kasai Rinkai Park in Edogawa Ward Tokyo. Tokyo Sea Life Park features a 2,200t donut shaped tank with large fast s...

ZOO

Ueno Zoological Gardens

Ueno Zoological Gardens
Ueno Zoo was Japan's first and is still the most popular zoo in Tokyo....

LAKES and BAYS

Sanshiro Pond

Sanshiro Pond
Sanshiro Pond is the locale of Soseki Natsume's novel, Sanshiro. Today Sanshiro Pond is within the grounds of the University of Tokyo, Bunkyo Ward Tokyo....

Shinobazu Pond

Shinobazu Pond
Shinobazu Pond is a large pond or lake within Ueno Park to the north east of central Tokyo. Shinobazu Pond is divided into three sections: Cormorant Pond, Boat Pond and Lotus Pond. The Cormo...

RIVERS

Meguro River Nakameguro
Meguro River Nakameguro is a particularly pretty location in cherry blossom season as the banks of the river at this point are lined with cherry blossom trees. Nakameguro is a District of th...

BRIDGES

Harajuku Bridge

Harajuku Bridge
Harajuku Bridge is a famous fashion location in Tokyo, where on a Sunday you can see some outstanding Harajuku Fashion worn by Harajuku Girls and boys....

Nihonbashi Bridge
Nihonbashi (bridge) is a in Nihonbashi district in the Chuo ward of central Tokyo. Nihonbashi, which literally means Japan Bridge, is the historic bridge which crosses the Nihonbashi River. ...

Nijubashi

Nijubashi
Nijubashi, literally means "double bridge", is the common name of the bridge that crosses the moat to the main gate (Nishinmaru-mon) of the Tokyo Imperial Palace. However, Nijubashi actually...

Rainbow Bridge

Rainbow Bridge
Rainbow Bridge is a suspension bridge over the Tokyo Port, on the northernmost part of Tokyo Bay, connecting the Shibaura Wharf and the new waterfront development area, known as Odaiba in Mi...

AMUSEMENT PARKS

Daikanransha Ferris Wheel

Daikanransha Ferris Wheel
Daikanransha Ferris Wheel is the world's largest Ferris wheel after the London Eye and provides views across Tokyo. in Odaiba....

Hanayashiki Amusement Park
Hanayashiki Amusement Park is close to Sensoji Temple, in the Asakusa District of Taito Ward of Tokyo. Hanayashiki Amusement Park is not outstanding by today's standards of amusement parks, ...

Sanrio Puroland
Sanrio Puroland is a theme park featuring Hello Kitty, My Melody, Cinnamoroll, Jewelpet and more characters created by the Sanrio company. Sanrio Puroland is in the western suburbs of Tokyo...

Tokyo Disneyland
Tokyo Disneyland is one of the most popular theme parks in the world. Tokyo Disneyland, which opened in 1983, is part of the Tokyo Disney Resort complex, which includes Tokyo DisneySea, Iksp...

Tokyo DisneySea
Tokyo DisneySea and its companion theme park Tokyo Disneyland. One of the most popular theme parks in the world....

Tokyo Dome City Attractions

Tokyo Dome City Attractions
Tokyo Dome City Attractions amusement park includes Thunder Dolphin, a Steel roller coaster 80m tall which pass through a building and the center-less Ferris wheel, the Big-O....

ONSEN

Oedo-Onsen-Monogatari
Oedo-Onsen-Monogatari, in Odaiba, is the largest (artificial) hot spring complex in Tokyo. Oedo-Onsen-Monogatari has an Edo-era (1800s) style and featuring an endless array of bathtubs of al...

SPORTING VENUES

Ariake Colosseum
Ariake Colosseum sometimes known as the "Wimbeldon of Tokyo" as it is the site of the Japan Open (tennis). The Ariake Colosseum is a multi purpose venue with an opening roof, which is also u...

Ariake Sports Center

Ariake Sports Center
Ariake Sports Center, in Odaiba is a sports complex containing an indoor pool, gym, volleyball and basketball courts. The Ariake Sports Center features very distinctive Tokyo Architecture an...

Kodokan International Judo Center

Kodokan International Judo Center
Kodokan International Judo Center is the world wide headquarters of Judo. It is in Bunkyo Ward of Tokyo...

Korakuen Hall
Korakuen Hall is a mixed use sporting arena used for boxing, professional wrestling and martial arts. It has a capacity of 1,800. Korakuen Hall is next to Tokyo Dome in Bunkyo Ward of Tokyo...

National Olympic Stadium
The National Olympic Stadium (also referred to as simply the National Stadium) was completed in 1958 and built for the 1964 Summer Olympics. The National Olympic Stadium has a seated capacit...

Ryogoku Kokugikan

Ryogoku Kokugikan
Ryogoku Kokugikan is the largest sumo arena in Japan with a capacity for 10,000 spectators and where grand tournaments or basho are held in January, May and September. Ryogoku Kokugikan is i...

Tokyo Budokan
Tokyo Budokan is a martial arts and Kyudo training hall with very distinctive architecture in Adachi Ward of Tokyo. Tokyo Budokan was designed by the famous Japanese architect Kijo Rokkaku. ...

Tokyo Dome

Tokyo Dome
Tokyo Dome is a 55,000-seat stadium in Bunkyo Ward of Tokyo. Tokyo Dome is used for a range of sporting events including basketball, football and martial arts....

Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium
Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium is distinctive looking sporting complex which was completed in 1954 for the World Wrestling Championships and then later used for the gymnasitcs events in the 19...

Yoyogi National Gymnasium

Yoyogi National Gymnasium
Yoyogi National Gymnasium is an arena in Yoyogi Park, Harajuku, Tokyo, which is famous for its suspension roof design. Yoyogi National Gymnasium was designed by Kenzo Tange and built between...

AIRPORTS

Haneda Airport
Haneda Airport (IATA: HND, ICAO: RJTT) is officially known as Tokyo International Airport, however it mainly handles domestic flights with some short haul international flight and the majori...

TRAIN STATIONS

Akihabara Station

Akihabara Station
Akihabara Station services Akihabara, which is Tokyo's "Electric Town", on the eastern side of the central Chiyoda ward. The area houses thousands of shops selling every technological gadget...

Harajuku Station

Harajuku Station
Harajuku Station is a station on the JR Yamanote Line next to Yoyogi Park. The station was opened on October 30, 1906. The station takes its name from the area on its eastern side, Harajuku....

Ikebukuro Station
Ikebukuro Station is the second busiest station in Tokyo, second only to Shinjuku Station, with an average of 2.71 million passenger movements per day in 2007. Ikebukuro Station is in Ikebuk...

Shibuya Station

Shibuya Station
Shibuya Station is a very large train station and really at the heart of Shibuya. Many people arrive and leave via Shibuya Station. Right in front of Shibuya Station is the famous Shibuya Cr...

Shinagawa Station
Shinagawa Station, just to the north of Shinagawa Ward in the Takanawa District of Minato Ward in central Tokyo, is one of only two stations in the Tokyo area where the Tokaido Shinkansen st...

Shinjuku Station

Shinjuku Station
Shinjuku Station is a massive complex with many train lines, shops and departments stores. Shinjuku Station is the world's busiest railway station....

Tokyo Station

Tokyo Station
Tokyo Station is not the largest or busiest station in Tokyo (See Shinjuku Station ), but it is very close to the Imperial Palace Tokyo and the Ginza commercial district. It is the star...

Ueno Station

Ueno Station
Ueno Station is a major station on the edge of inner Tokyo and includes Shinkansen lines....

BUS TERMINAL

Limousine Bus (Narita) - Shinjuku Station
Bus terminal for "Limousine Bus" that connects Shinjuku Station with Narita Airport....

EMBASSY and CONSULATES

Embassy of the United States in Tokyo
Embassy of the United States in Tokyo in the exclusive district of Akasaka in Minato Ward of Tokyo is the primary diplomatic represenative of the United States of America in Japan....

SHOPPING

ABC Mart Shibuya

ABC Mart Shibuya
ABC Mart is a chain of shoe stores throughout Japan. This store is in Shibuya....

Accessorize Harajuku

Accessorize Harajuku
Accessorize Harajuku is an Accessorize store, a London based fashion and accessories brand which sells bags, jewellery and other fashion accessories, that is between Omotesando and in Takesh...

Adidas Ginza

Adidas Ginza
Adidas is just one of the many international fashion brands that have a store in Ginza....

Aisan

Aisan
Aisan store in Akihabara, supplies mainly cables and networking equipment....

AKKY II Store
AKKY II Store is just a short walk from JR Akihabara station (Akihabara). Great selection of Duty Free electronic products for overseas use as English OS PC, English OS PDA, Digital Video Ca...

AKKY III Store
AKKY III Store is just a short walk from JR Akihabara station (Akihabara). Great selection of Duty Free electronic products for overseas use as English OS PC, English OS PDA, Digital Video C...

AKKY International Main Store
AKKY International Main Store is a minute walk from JR Akihabara station (Akihabara). Great selection of Duty Free electronic products for overseas use as English OS PC, English OS PDA, Dig...

Alfred Dunhill Ginza
Alfred Dunhill Ginza is just one of the many international fashion brands that have a store in Ginza....

Apple Store Ginza

Apple Store Ginza
Apple Store Ginza is the flag ship Apple Store in Japan. Apple Store Ginza is in the market shopping district of Ginza, Tokyo....

Aqua City Odaiba

Aqua City Odaiba
Aqua City Odaiba is a six story shopping and entertainment complex in Odaiba. Aqua City Odaiba features a 13 screen cinema, Japan's largest gourmet zone, Sony ExploraScience and extensive ra...

Armani Ginza
Armani Ginza is in the market shopping district of Ginza, Tokyo....

Bang & Olufsen Harajuku

Bang & Olufsen Harajuku
Bang & Olufsen Harajuku is one of the Bang & Olufsen stores, a Danish brand of home entertainment equipment and telephones, which is along the up market and very fashionable Omotesan...

Barney's New York Ginza
Barney's New York Ginza is one of Barney's New York stores in Japan. Barney's New York is one of the many international fashion brands that have a store in Ginza....

Barney

Barney's New York Shinjuku
Barney's New York Shinjuku is one of Barney's New York stores in Japan. Barney's New York is one of the many international fashion brands that have a store in Shinjuku....

Bic Camera Ginza

Bic Camera Ginza
Bic Camera Ginza is one of around 40 Bic Camera stores found throughout Japan, which dispite the name sell computers, mobile phones, audio and video equipment, plus of course cameras. Most B...

Bic Camera Shibuya

Bic Camera Shibuya
Bic Camera Shibuya is the smaller of the two Bic Camera stores in Shibuya, and one of around 40 Bic Camera stores found throughout Japan, which dispite the name sell computers, mobile phones...

Bic Camera Shibuya Main Store
Bic Camera Shibuya Main Store is the larger of the two Bic Camera stores in Shibuya, and one of around 40 Bic Camera stores found throughout Japan, which dispite the name sell computers, mob...

Bic Camera Shinjuku East Exit
Bic Camera Shinjuku East Exit is one of three Bic Camera stores in Shinjuku and one of around 40 Bic Camera stores found throughout Japan, which dispite the name sell computers, mobile phone...

Bic Camera Shinjuku East Station Front Store
Bic Camera Shinjuku East Station Front Store is one of three Bic Camera stores in Shinjuku and one of around 40 Bic Camera stores found throughout Japan, which dispite the name sell computer...

Bic Camera Shinjuku West Exit

Bic Camera Shinjuku West Exit
Bic Camera Shinjuku West Exit is one of three Bic Camera stores in Shinjuku and one of around 40 Bic Camera stores found throughout Japan, which dispite the name sell computers, mobile phone...

Book 1st Shibuya

Book 1st Shibuya
Book 1st is a chain of massive book stores. This store is in Shibuya....

Brooks Brothers Ginza

Brooks Brothers Ginza
Brooks Brothers Ginza is just one of the many international fashion brands that have a store in the market shopping district of Ginza, Tokyo....

Burberry Ginza
Burberry Ginza is one of the Burberry stores, an English fashion brand of clothing, perfumes and accessories, found throughout Japan. Burberry Ginza is just one of the many international fas...

Burberry Harajuku

Burberry Harajuku
Burberry Harajuku is one of the Burberry stores, an English fashion brand of clothing, perfumes and accessories, found throughout Japan. Burberry Harajuku is in the very distinctive Japanese...

Bvlgari Ginza

Bvlgari Ginza
Bvlgari Ginza is one of the Bvlgari stores, an Italian jeweler and luxury goods retailer, found throughout Japan. Bvlgari Ginza is one of the many international fashion brand stores found in...

Bvlgari Harajuku
Bvlgari Harajuku is one of the Bvlgari stores, an Italian jeweler and luxury goods retailer, found throughout Japan. Bvlgari Harajuku is along the up market and very fashionable Omotesando i...

Cartier Ginza

Cartier Ginza
Cartier Ginza is one of the two Cartier stores, a French jeweler and watch maker, found in Ginza, and one of many found throughout Japan. Cartier Ginza is just one of the many international ...

Cartier Main Store Ginza

Cartier Main Store Ginza
Cartier Main Store Ginza is one of the two Cartier stores, a French jeweler and watch maker, found in Ginza, and one of many found throughout Japan. Cartier Main Store Ginza is just one of t...

Celine Harajuku

Celine Harajuku
Celine Harajuku is one of the Celine, a French fashion brand which distributes handbags, shoes, ready to wear fashion and accessories, found throughout Japan. Celine Harajuku is along the u...

Chanel Ginza

Chanel Ginza
Chanel Ginza is one of the Chanel brand fashion stores in Japan. Chanel Harajuku is one of the many international fashion brand stores found in the up market shopping district of Ginza in T...

Chanel Harajuku
Chanel Harajuku is one of the Chanel brand fashion stores in Japan. Chanel Harajuku is one of the many international fashion stores found along the up market and very fashionable Omotesando ...

Chaumet Ginza

Chaumet Ginza
Chaumet Ginza is one of the Chaumet, a French brand of watches and jewelry, stores. Chaumet Ginza is one of the many international fashion brand stores found in the up market shopping distri...

Chaumet Harajuku

Chaumet Harajuku
Chaumet Harajuku is one of the Chaumet, a French brand of watches and jewelry, stores. Chaumet Harajuku is one of the many international fashion stores found along the up market and very fas...

Coach Ginza

Coach Ginza
Coach Ginza is one of the Coach, an international fashion brand of handbags and accessories, stores. Coach Ginza is one of the many international fashion brand stores found in the up market ...

Daimaru Department Store Nihonbashi

Daimaru Department Store Nihonbashi
Daimaru Department Store Nihonbashi is one of the Daimaru Department stores found throughout Japan. Daimaru has a history going all the way back to Dia-Monjiya Store in Kyoto which opened in...

Daiso Harajuku

Daiso Harajuku
Daiso Harajuku is a flagship store for Daiso, Japan's largest chain of 100 Yen (discount) stores, with around 2,500 stores in Japan and over 500 overseas. Since 2004 Daiso has been selling p...

Decks Tokyo Beach

Decks Tokyo Beach
Decks Tokyo Beach shopping mall, featuring Sega Joypolis (A giant game center / amusement arcade) and Little Hong Kong. From the 15th of June 2012, a new Legoland Discovery Center will be op...

Dior Ginza

Dior Ginza
Dior Ginza (Christian Diro Couture) is one of the Dior, a French fashion brand producing apparel and accessories, stores. Dior Ginza building features a very distinct facade of white with gr...

Dior Harajuku

Dior Harajuku
Dior Harajuku (Christian Diro Couture) is one of the Dior, a French fashion brand producing apparel and accessories, stores. Dior Harajuku> is one of the many international fashion brands th...

Disney Store Shibuya

Disney Store Shibuya
Disney Store Shibuya is conveniently in Shibuya, where you can purchase a large range of Disney merchandise. This is particularly handy for those who cannot make it out to Tokyo Disneyland....

DoCoMo Akihabara
DoCoMo, or formally NTT DoCoMo is the brand of the mobile network owned by NTT telecommunications company which is one third owned by the Japanese Government. DoCoMo Akihabara islocated in A...

DoCoMo Shibuya

DoCoMo Shibuya
DoCoMo, or formally NTT DoCoMo is the brand of the mobile network owned by NTT telecommunications company which is one third owned by the Japanese Government. This store is in Shibuya....

Don Quijote Akihabara

Don Quijote Akihabara
Don Quijote is a chain of discount stores selling a wide range of products including groceries, electronics and clothing. Don Quijote Akihabara is in Akihabara....

Don Quijote Shibuya
Don Quijote is a chain of discount stores selling a wide range of products including groceries, electronics and clothing. This store is in Shibuya....

Don Quijote Shinjuku
Don Quijote is a chain of discount stores selling a wide range of products including groceries, electronics and clothing. This store is in Shinjuku....

Dover Street Market Ginza
Dover Street Market Ginza is a concept store created by Rei Kawakubo, that opened on 16 March, 2012 in the revamped Ginza Komatsu Department Store. The first Dover Street Market store opened...

Emporio Armani Harajuku

Emporio Armani Harajuku
Emporio Armani is just one of the many international fashion brands that have a store along the up market and very fashionable Omotesando in Harajuku....

Evance Shibuya
Evance is a chain of watch and jewelry shops. This one is in Shibuya....

Fancl Ginza

Fancl Ginza
Fancl is a skincare, makeup and supplements store in up market Ginza....

Fancl Harajuku
Fancl is a skincare, makeup and supplements store in Harajuku....

Fendi Harajuku

Fendi Harajuku
Fendi is an Italian fashion brand which distributes handbags and accessories. This store is along the up market and very fashionable Omotesando in Harajuku....

Flags Shopping Mall Shinjuku

Flags Shopping Mall Shinjuku
Flags Shopping Mall is next to Shinjuku Station on its eastern side....

Former HMV Shibuya
Former HMV building. HMV closed the store in 2010....

French Connection Harajuku
French Connection is one of the many international fashion brands that have a store along the up market and very fashionable Omotesando in Harajuku....

Furla Ginza

Furla Ginza
Furla Ginza is one of the Furla stores, an Italian brand of womens bags, small leather goods, belts textiles and jewelry. http://www.gojapango.com/tokyo/tokyo.php?poi_id=717 is one of the ma...

Gap Clothing Harajuku

Gap Clothing Harajuku
Gap Clothing is just one of the many international fashion brands that have a store along the up market and very fashionable Omotesando in Harajuku....

Gap Clothing Shibuya

Gap Clothing Shibuya
Gap Clothing is just one of the many international fashion brands that have a store in Shibuya....

Ginza Core

Ginza Core
Ginza Core is a shopping center focusing on fashion. It is in Ginza....

Ginza Shiseido Building

Ginza Shiseido Building
The Ginza Shiseido Building is on a highly prized and prominent corner of Ginza Dori. The building completed in 2001 and designed by Spanish architect Ricardo Bofill, is on the site of the f...

Gucci Ginza

Gucci Ginza
Gucci is just one of the many international fashion brands that have a store in Ginza....

Gucci Harajuku

Gucci Harajuku
Gucci is just one of the many international fashion brands that have a store along the up market and very fashionable Omotesando in Harajuku. Gucci has several stores in the prime shopping a...

Gucci Shinjuku

Gucci Shinjuku
Gucci is just one of the many international fashion brands that have a store in Shinjuku. Gucci has several stores in the prime shopping areas throughout Tokyo....

Hakuhinkan Toy Park
Hakuhinkan Toy Park (Ginza) is one of the oldest and largest toy stores in Japan (it first opened in 1899), this is the place to go for all the latest cute and strange toys....

Hankyu Department Store Ginza

Hankyu Department Store Ginza
Hankyu Department Store Ginza is in the Mullon Building, is a fairly main stream department store....

Hermes Ginza

Hermes Ginza
Hermes is a French brand which sells leather goods such as bags, belts and other small leather goods, jewellery, watches and fragrances. This store is in up market Ginza....

Humax Pavilion

Humax Pavilion
Humax Pavilion is a distinctive modern building designed by Hiroyuki Wakabayashi which is in Shibuya....

Isetan Department Store
Isetan Department Store - There is also a men's store in Shinjuku....

Isetan Department Store Shinjuku

Isetan Department Store Shinjuku
Isetan Department Store has several stores in Shinjuku....

Isetan Men

Isetan Men's Shinjuku
Isetan is a department store. This building is the men's store in Shinjuku....

Ishimaru Denki Main Store Akihabara

Ishimaru Denki Main Store Akihabara
Ishimaru Denki operates several stores in Akihabara. Ishimaru Denki Main Store Akihabara focuses on computers and mobile phones....

Ishimaru Denki Soft
Ishimaru Denki operates several stores in Akihabara. Ishimaru Denki Soft store focuses on software; that is movies, games and anime related merchandise....

Itoya Ginza

Itoya Ginza
Itoya is an American brand of storage, presentation and writing instruments. This store is in up market Ginza....

Kajitsu Duty Free Shop
Kajitsu Duty Free Shop focuses on supplying the Chinese traveller with duty free products from Japan....

Kangol

Kangol
Kangol is an English clothing brand which is particularly famous for its berets. This store is along the up market and very fashionable Omotesando in Harajuku....

Kawai Omotesando

Kawai Omotesando
Kawai is a famous Japanese manufacturer of pianos and electronic keyboards. This show room is along the up market and very fashionable Omotesando in Harajuku....

Keio Department Store Shinjuku

Keio Department Store Shinjuku
Keio Department Store in Shinjuku is part of the massive Shinjuku Station complex....

Kiddy Land

Kiddy Land
Six floors of toys, and electronic games including Hello Kitty and other international brands like Barbie and Disney. Kiddy Land is on Omotesando....

Kids Plaza Ask Nishi-Shinjuku

Kids Plaza Ask Nishi-Shinjuku
Kids Plaza Ask Nishi-Shinjuku is a Skyscraper in Nishi-shinjuku which focuses on shops and activities for children....

Kinokuniya Bookstore Shinjuku

Kinokuniya Bookstore Shinjuku
Kinokuniya is a chain of book stores. This store is in Shinjuku....

Lacoste Harajuku

Lacoste Harajuku
Lacoste is a French fashion brand which distributes ready to wear fashion, shoes, watches and eye wear, but is particularly famous for it's tennis shirts. This store is along the up market a...

LaForet

LaForet
LaForet Harajuku is seven floor shopping complex mainly geared towards a young, female audience.The LaForet Museum on the top floor hosts various events and exhibitions. La Foret is on Omote...

LAOX Computer Building

LAOX Computer Building
Laox Computer Store specializes in export products and has multilingual staff on hand. There are in fact eight Laox stores in Akihabara, including the main store, computer store, Duty free s...

LAOX Duty Free Akihabara

LAOX Duty Free Akihabara
Laox Duty Free Store specializes in export products and has multilingual staff on hand. There are in fact eight Laox stores in Akihabara, including the main store, computer store, Duty free ...

LAOX Mac Akihabara
LAOX Mac specializes in Apple products. There are in fact eight Laox stores in Akihabara....

LAOX Main Store

LAOX Main Store
LAOX Main Store specializes in export products and has multilingual staff on hand. There are in fact eight Laox stores in Akihabara, including the main store, computer store, Duty free store...

LAOX Watch and Camera Store
LAOX Watch and Camera Store specializes in export products and has multilingual staff on hand. There are in fact eight Laox stores in Akihabara, including the main store, computer store, Dut...

Laura Ashley Harajuku

Laura Ashley Harajuku
Laura Ashley is a formerly English fashion brand, now own by a Malaysian company, which distributes ready to wear fashion and home furnishing. This store is along the up market and very fash...

Lavin Store Ginza

Lavin Store Ginza
Lavin is a French brand which sells women's fashion, shoes, handbags, accessories and fragrances. This store is in up market Ginza....

Loewe Harajuku

Loewe Harajuku
Loewe is a German brand of home entertainment equipment. This store is on Omotesando in Harajuku....

LoFT Shibuya
LOFT is a chain of shopping centres (mall). This one is in Shinsaibashi Osaka....

Louis Vuitton Ginza
Louis Vuitton is just one of the many international fashion brands that have a store in Ginza....

Louis Vuitton Harajuku

Louis Vuitton Harajuku
Louis Vuitton is just one of the many international fashion brands that have a store along the up market and very fashionable Omotesando in Harajuku. When Louis Vuitton open this store in 20...

Lumine 2

Lumine 2
Lumine is a brand of shopping centres frequently around train stations. Lumine 2 is above the main part of Shinjuku Station, but separate to Lumine EST....

Lumine EST Shinjuku

Lumine EST Shinjuku
Lumine is a brand of shopping centres frequently around train stations. Lumine EST (East) is above the main part of Shinjuku Station....

Marui City Shibuya

Marui City Shibuya
Marui City Shibuya is one of two department in Shibuya operated by the Marui Group. The 10 floor Marui City Shibuya store focuses on younger demographic for both men and women. The signage o...

Matsumoto Kiyoshi Shibuya

Matsumoto Kiyoshi Shibuya
Matsumoto Kiyoshi is Japan's leading chain of pharmacies (drug stores). This store is in Shibuya....

Matsuya Department Store

Matsuya Department Store
Matsuya Department Store (Ginza) is a large Japanese department store which sells fashion (the exteria of the building features many international brand logos) and household goods with some ...

Matsuzakaya Department Store Ginza

Matsuzakaya Department Store Ginza
Matsuzakaya Department Store Ginza is one of the Matsuzakaya Department Stores, a major Japanese department store with headquarters in Nagoya. Established in 1611, Matsuzakaya Department Sto...

Megane Top

Megane Top
Megane Top is a shopping center in Shinjuku with a very distinctive architecture....

Mikimoto Ginza

Mikimoto Ginza
Mikimoto is a world famous Japanese brand of pearl jewelry. This store is in up market Ginza....

Mitsukoshi Department Store Ginza

Mitsukoshi Department Store Ginza
Mitsukoshi Department Store Ginza is part of an international department store chain founded in 1673 with the yago (shop name) Echigoya. The Mitsukoshi Department Store chain has its headqua...

Mitsukoshi Department Store Shinjuku

Mitsukoshi Department Store Shinjuku
Mitsukoshi Department Store Shinjuku is part of an international department store chain founded in 1673 with the yago (shop name) Echigoya. The Mitsukoshi Department Store chain has its head...

Mont Blanc Ginza

Mont Blanc Ginza
Mont Blanc is just one of the many international fashion brands that have a store in Ginza....

Mosaic Ginza Hankyu

Mosaic Ginza Hankyu
Mosaic Hankyu Ginza is an upmarket shopping complex in the very fashionable Ginza. This is due to close in August 2012....

Muji & Sofmap
Electronics retailer....

MYLORD

MYLORD
MYLORD is a shopping center next to/part of Shinjuku Station. MYLORD is 11 stories high and is in Nishi-shinjuku....

Nakamise-dori

Nakamise-dori
Nakamise-dori is lined with small shops selling omiyage (souvenirs) ranging from fans, ukiyo-e (woodblock prints), kimono and other robes, Buddhist scrolls and traditional sweets. This ...

Nano Universe
Nano Universe is clothing and jewelry store in Shibuya....

New Melsa

New Melsa
New Melsa is a department store in Ginza which covers eight floors....

Odakyu Department Store Shinjuku

Odakyu Department Store Shinjuku
Odakyu is a chain of department stores, this one specialises on interiors. This store is next to/part of the Shinjuku Station complex on the Nishi-shinjuku....

Odakyu Southern Tower
Odakyu Southern Tower is technically in Shibuya, but is actually right near Shinjuku Station. Odakyu is a chain of department stores....

OIOI Young

OIOI Young
OIOI (Marui) is a chain of department stores. This store is in Shinjuku is focused on young people....

Omotesando Hills

Omotesando Hills
Omotesando Hills (Omotesando) is a very stylish centre that is full of the who's who of the world fashion brands including Yves Saint Laurent, Dolce & Gabbana, Porsche Design, Dunhill, J...

ONE Omotesando

ONE Omotesando
ONE Omotesando is a distintive building designed by Kengo Kuma which contains several stores including Louis Vuitton. The ONE Omotesando building is on Omotesando in Harajuku....

Onoden Main Store

Onoden Main Store
Onoden Main Store features Duty Free and English speaking staff. The range includes electrical home appliances through to home entertainment systems and cameras....

Opaque Ginza

Opaque Ginza
The Opaque Ginza fashion store in Ginza,which sells womens fashion, cosmetics in a department store format also features a salon and restaurant. The Opaque building has a very distinctive fa...

Oriental Bazaar

Oriental Bazaar
Oriental Bazaar is a famous souvenir shop which sells T-shirts, kimonos in larger sizes to suit the western customers and English language books on Japanese culture. The Oriental Bazaar is l...

Palette Town

Palette Town
Palette Town in Odaiba is a complex housing Toyota MEGA WEB and Venus Fort shopping complex....

Paul Stewart
Paul Stewart is just one of the many international fashion brands that have a store along the up market and very fashionable Omotesando in Harajuku....

Prada Ginza

Prada Ginza
Prada is just one of the many international fashion brands that have a store in Ginza....

Printemps Department Store Ginza

Printemps Department Store Ginza
Printemps is a chain of department stores. This store is in Ginza....

Q Front Building

Q Front Building
The Q Front Building directly opposite Shibuya Station and in front of the famous Shibuya Crossing. The Q Front Building houses Starbucks and features a massive tv screen on its outside....

Radio Centre Akihabara

Radio Centre Akihabara
Electronic component market in Akihabara. Also referred to as Radio Kaikan....

Radio Kaikan

Radio Kaikan
The cradle of modern technology in Akihabara. In the early days of personal computers, NEC established a direct sales outlet here, where it sold the first personal computer in Japan. Now the...

Ralph Lauren Harajuku

Ralph Lauren Harajuku
Ralph Lauren is just one of the many international fashion brands that have a store along the up market and very fashionable Omotesando in Harajuku....

Roppongi Hills

Roppongi Hills
Roppongi Hills is an up market and extensive shopping and entertainment complex in the Roppongi District of Tokyo. Roppongi Hills includes the Mori Tower a 53 story high skyscraper, Mori Art...

Saison Plaza Shinjuku

Saison Plaza Shinjuku
Saison Plaza is a shopping center in Shinjuku....

Sakuraya Shinjuku

Sakuraya Shinjuku
Sakuraya is a chain of camera, computer and electronics stores. This Sakuraya store is in Shinjuku....

Salvatore Ferragamo Ginza

Salvatore Ferragamo Ginza
Salvatore Ferragamo is an Italian fashion brand which sells shoes, bags, eyewear, clothing, watches and perfumes. This store is in Ginza....

Samantha Tiara Ginza

Samantha Tiara Ginza
Samantha Tiara is a Japanese fashion brand which sells jewelry and handbags. There are over 130 Samantha Tiara stores, this one is in Ginza....

Sega Akihabara

Sega Akihabara
Sega Akihabara is the Sega specialty theme store in Akihabara....

Seibu Department Store Ginza

Seibu Department Store Ginza
Seibu Department Store Ginza features nine floors of fashion and accessories. Seibu Department Store Ginza forms one side of the Sukiyabashi Crossing in the up market shopping district of Gi...

Seibu Department Store Shibuya

Seibu Department Store Shibuya
Seibu Department Store is a chain of department stores. This one is in Shibuya....

Shibuya 109 Building

Shibuya 109 Building
Shibuya 109 Building is the most famous shopping centre in Shibuya it contains over 120 fashion stores and is a must visit when you go to Shibuya. More information on Shibuya Shopping....

Shinjuku Sun Flower Building

Shinjuku Sun Flower Building
Shinjuku Sun Flower Building is a distinctive glass fronted retail building with a prime corner location in Nishi-shinjuku....

Shinjuku Takashimaya Times Square

Shinjuku Takashimaya Times Square
Shinjuku Takashimaya Times Square is a large shopping centre, which is technically Shibuya, even though it is next to Shinjuku Station. Shinjuku Takashimaya Times Square contains a Takashima...

Shinjuku Theater Building

Shinjuku Theater Building
Shinjuku Theater Building features Crab Restaurant and Emporio Armani....

Shiseido The Ginza

Shiseido The Ginza
Shiseido The Ginza building features three floors of Shiseido comprehensive beauty salons, plus other retailers. It is across the road from the Ginza Shiseido Building which contains the fam...

Shu Uemura Harajuku

Shu Uemura Harajuku
Shu Uemura is a Japanese cosmetics and skin care brand. The Shu Uemura building on Omotesando in Harajuku has a distinctive architecture....

Snoopy Town Harajuku

Snoopy Town Harajuku
Snoopy Town is a chain of stores that sell authorized Snoopy and related character merchandise. This store is in Harajuku....

Sofmap 4 Akihabara
There are some 12 Sofmap stores in Akihabara....

Sofmap Akihabara

Sofmap Akihabara
There are some 12 Sofmap stores in Akihabara....

Sofmap Kakuta Akihabara

Sofmap Kakuta Akihabara
There are some 12 Sofmap stores in Akihabara....

Sofmap Mac Akihabara
There are some 12 Sofmap stores in Akihabara. This one specializes in Apple Mac equipment....

SoftBank Harajuku

SoftBank Harajuku
SoftBank is a Japanese mobile phone carrier. This large store is on Omotesando in Harajuku....

SoftBank Shibuya

SoftBank Shibuya
SoftBank is a Japanese mobile phone carrier. This store is in Shibuya....

Sony Building

Sony Building
Sony Building Ginza - eight floors of high-tech gadgets. If you want to actually buy stuff, head down to the basement. It also houses a BMW showroom....

Studio Alta Shinjuku

Studio Alta Shinjuku
Studio Alta is a shopping centre opposite Shinjuku Station (Shinjuku). Studio Alta also has a tv station inside the building. On the outside is the largest tv screen in Japan....

TAG Heuer Harajuku

TAG Heuer Harajuku
TAG Heuer is a Swiss watchmaker brand. This large store is on Omotesando in Harajuku....

Takarada Duty Free Main Shop

Takarada Duty Free Main Shop
Takarada is a large electronics store in Akihabara that sells duty free. This is the main store of two in Akihabara....

Takarada Duty Free Rocket number 1 Store

Takarada Duty Free Rocket number 1 Store
Takarada is a large electronics store in Akihabara that sells duty free. This is their second of two stores in Akihabara....

Tenshodo Ginza

Tenshodo Ginza
Tenshodo Ginza is a famous Japanese watch and jeweler maker which has been running since 1879. One of the upper floors of the store is dedicated to model trains....

The Body Shop Harajuku

The Body Shop Harajuku
The Body Shop is an English brand which is the second largest cosmetics franchise in the world with over 2,400 stores. This store is on Omotesando in Harajuku....

Tiffany & Co Ginza

Tiffany & Co Ginza
Tiffany & Co is just one of the many international fashion brands that have a store in Ginza....

Tiffany & Co. Shinjuku

Tiffany & Co. Shinjuku
Tiffany & Co. is an international fashion brand which has several stores throughout Tokyo. This one is in Shinjuku....

Tod

Tod's Harajuku
Tod's is an Italian fashion brand of shoes and leather goods. This store is on Omotesando in Harajuku....

Tokyu Department Store Shibuya

Tokyu Department Store Shibuya
Tokyu Department Store is a chain of large department stores. This one is in Shibuya....

Tokyu Hands Shibuya

Tokyu Hands Shibuya
Tokyu Hands is massive store, specializing in all sorts of home decorations and D.I.Y. gear . More information on Shibuya Shopping....

Tokyu Hands Shinjuku

Tokyu Hands Shinjuku
Tokyu Hands Shinjuku is technically in Shibuya, but uses Shinjuku in it's name as is next to Shinjuku Station within the Times Square shopping centre. Tokyu Hands is a hobbies, hardware and ...

Tokyu Plaza Shibuya

Tokyu Plaza Shibuya
Tokyu Plaza is a shopping center in Shibuya....

Tower Records Shibuya

Tower Records Shibuya
One of the largest recorded music store in the world. More information on Shibuya Shopping....

Tsukumo Robot Kingdom

Tsukumo Robot Kingdom
Tsukumo Robot Kingdom was the first specialist store selling robots in the world. Robot fans and builders all over the world come to Tsukumo Robot Kingdom which is just three minutes walk fr...

Tsutaya Bell Plaza

Tsutaya Bell Plaza
Tsutaya Bell Plaza is a shopping center in Shinjuku....

UNIQLO Ginza

UNIQLO Ginza
UNIQLO is a large chain of casual clothing stores for men and women which has a reputation for providing good quality at a good price. UNIQLO is Japan's top clothing retail chain in terms of...

UNIQLO Shibuya
UNIQLO is a large chain of casual clothing stores for men and women which has a reputation for providing good quality at a good price. UNIQLO is Japan's top clothing retail chain in terms of...

V28 Building

V28 Building
V28 Building is a retail and office building with a very distinctive architectural design. The design features a convex facade from the top of the first floor to the roof line which is inter...

Van Cleef & Arpels Ginza

Van Cleef & Arpels Ginza
Van Cleef & Arpels is a Paris based fashion brand which sells jewelry, watches and perfumes. This store is in Ginza....

Venus Fort

Venus Fort
Venus Fort Odaiba, a Venice-themed shopping mall contains many exclusive fashion boutiques targeted towards women. A major feature of Venus Fort is the curved ceiling with the sky painted wi...

Wako Department Store

Wako Department Store
Wako Department Store is considered by some to be the most exclusive department store in Japan, at the heart of the Ginza shopping district in Tokyo. This store is famous for its watches, je...

Yamada Denki, LABI Akihabara PC Store

Yamada Denki, LABI Akihabara PC Store
Yamada Denki, LABI Akihabara PC Store (former Sato Musen as seen in this picture), is a large computer store directly opposite Akihabara Station. Yamada Denki is one of Japan's largest chain...

Yodobashi Camera Akihabara

Yodobashi Camera Akihabara
Yodobashi Camera is a chain of camera stores that sell far more than just cameras. Their range includes home eletronics, mobile phones and computers. Yodobashi Camera Akihabara is a massive ...

Yodobashi Camera Head Store Shinjuku

Yodobashi Camera Head Store Shinjuku
Yodobashi Camera is a chain of large camera stores that also sell an extensive range of home eletronics and computers. This is Yodobashi Camera's head store. It is in Nishi-shinjuku....

Yodobashi Camera Shinjuku

Yodobashi Camera Shinjuku
Yodobashi Camera is a chain of large camera stores that also sell an extensive range of home eletronics and computers. This store is in Shinjuku....

Yoshinoya Ginza

Yoshinoya Ginza
Yoshinoya Ginza is a Japanese brand shoe store in the up market Ginza....

Yurakucho Marion Building

Yurakucho Marion Building
Yurakucho Marion Building - Seibu Department Store (Ginza) has nine floors of fashion and accessories....

Zara Ginza

Zara Ginza
Zara is just one of the many international fashion brands that have a store in Ginza....

Zara Harajuku
Zara is just one of the many international fashion brands that have a store on Omotesando in Harajuku....

SKYSCRAPER

1-22-4 Nishi-Shinjuku Building

1-22-4 Nishi-Shinjuku Building
1-22-4 Nishi-Shinjuku Building is a 12 story Skyscraper which is in Nishi-Shinjuku...

4-11-4 Jingumae

4-11-4 Jingumae
The building known as 4-11-4 Jingumae is a very distinctive piece of Tokyo Architecture along the famous Omotesando in Harajuku. The building currently houses a fashion outlet called Morgan ...

4-6-18 Ginza Building

4-6-18 Ginza Building
4-6-18 Ginza Building is a distinctive office building in Ginza. The building features chrome and grey exterior with lilliputian balconies and exterieor stairwells....

Akihabara Dai Building

Akihabara Dai Building
Akihabara Dai Building is half of a pair of buildings opened in 2006 called "Akihabara Cross Field" with the other building being Akihabara UDX Building. The focus of the two buildings, in A...

Akihabara UDX Building

Akihabara UDX Building
Akihabara UDX Building is half of a pair of buildings opened in 2006 called "Akihabara Cross Field" with the other building being Akihabara Dai Building. The focus of the two buildings, in A...

Asahi Breweries Headquarters

Asahi Breweries Headquarters
Asahi Breweries Headquarters, in Sumida ward next to the Sumida River. Asahi Breweries Headquarters features a very distinctive design....

Atago Green Hills

Atago Green Hills
Atago Green Hills, officially known as Atago Green Hills Mori Tower, is a 48 story skyscraper with 42 floors above ground. Atago Green Hills, completed in 2001, is a mixed use building with...

Carrot Tower Building
Carrot Tower Building is a 26 story skyscraper in Sengen-jaya District of Setagaya Ward Tokyo. Carrot Tower Building was completed in 1996 and obtained its interesting name after a competiti...

City Tower Shinjuku Shintoshin

City Tower Shinjuku Shintoshin
City Tower Shinjuku Shintoshin building is a 37 story Skyscraper which is 130m high and was completed in 2005. City Tower Shinjuku Shintoshin building is mainly used for residential apartmen...

Daikan Plaza Building

Daikan Plaza Building
Daikan Plaza Building is a 10 story Skyscraper in Nishi-Shinjuku....

Hulic Ginza World Town Building

Hulic Ginza World Town Building
Hulic Ginza World Town Building is an eight story high office and commercial building in Ginza. The Building is dominated by the massive TDK sign on it's roof....

I Town Repia Building

I Town Repia Building
I Town Repia Building is a 22 story Skyscraper which is mainly used for residential apartments. I Town Repia Building was completed in 1994 and is in Nishi-shinjuku....

Japanese Nursing Association Head Office

Japanese Nursing Association Head Office
Japanese Nursing Association Head Office is the Tokyo head office in Harajuku. Japanese Nursing Association building features a very distinctive and attention grabbing design with a glass an...

JR East Head Office

JR East Head Office
JR East Head Office building, also known as Japan Railways East Head Office is a 28 story Skyscraper which is 150m high and was completed in 1997. The JR East Head Office building is technic...

Kaleido Building

Kaleido Building
Kaleido Building is a distinctive mixed use building which was famous for the massive Epson signs on it (no longer there). The Kaleido Building is in Nishi-shinjuku....

Meiji Yasuda Life Building

Meiji Yasuda Life Building
Meiji Yasuda Life Building, also known as Marunouchi My Plaza is a Skyscraper with 30 floors and 147m high, in Chiyoda Tokyo....

Mizuho Bank Shinjuku

Mizuho Bank Shinjuku
Mizuho Bank Shinjuku is the Mizuho Bank branch in Shinjuku and featues a distinctive modern architectural design....

Mode Gakuen Cocoon Tower

Mode Gakuen Cocoon Tower
Mode Gakuen Cocoon Tower, also known as Modo gakuen kokun tawa, is a 50 story Skyscraper which is 204m high. Mode Gakuen Cocoon Tower was designed by Tange Associates and completed in 2008 w...

Mori Tower

Mori Tower
Mori Tower is a 53 story high skyscraper which forms part of the Roppongi Hills complex, which includes retail space, offices and residential levels. Mori Tower includes an observation deck,...

Nihon Seimei Marunouch Building

Nihon Seimei Marunouch Building
Nihon Seimei Marunouch Building is a Skyscraper with 28 floors and 160m high, in Chiyoda Tokyo....

Nishi-Shinjuku Mitsui Building

Nishi-Shinjuku Mitsui Building
Nishi-Shinjuku Mitsui Building is a 27 story Skyscraper which is 112m high. The Nishi-Shinjuku Mitsui Building was completed in 1999 and is in Nishi-shinjuku....

NTT DoCoMo Yoyogi Building

NTT DoCoMo Yoyogi Building
NTT DoCoMo Yoyogi Building is a 27 story Skyscraper which is 272m high with the antenna and 240m high without. The NTT DoCoMo Yoyogi Building is in Yoyogi Shibuya, which is very close to Shi...

NTT East Head Office

NTT East Head Office
NTT East Head Office is a 30 story Skyscraper which is 123m high and was designed by Cesar Pelli & Associates. NTT East Head Office building was completed in 1995 and is in Nishi-shinjuk...

NTT Shinjuku Building

NTT Shinjuku Building
NTT Shinjuku Building is in Shinjuku. NTT telecommunications company which is one third owned by the Japanese Government....

Resona Maruha Building

Resona Maruha Building
Resona Maruha Building, also known as Asahi Maruha Building is a Skyscraper with 24 floors and 108m high, in Chiyoda Tokyo....

San-ai Building

San-ai Building
The San-ai Building is a real Tokyo icon and represents Ginza in many tourist books. It is famous for its cylindrical shape and the massive advertisements it carries. at the heart of Ginza a...

Shinjuku Bunka Quint Building

Shinjuku Bunka Quint Building
Shinjuku Bunka Quint Building is 23 story Skyscraper that is 112m high and was completed in 2003. Dispite its name it is actually in Shibuya, but very close to Shinjuku and Shinjuku Station....

Shinjuku Center Building

Shinjuku Center Building
Shinjuku Center Building is a 54 story Skyscraper which is 223m high. Completed in 1979 and designed by Taisei Construction Company, it is one of the many tall buildings in Nishi-shinjuku....

Shinjuku First West Building

Shinjuku First West Building
Shinjuku First West Building is an 18 story Skyscraper which is 91m high. Shinjuku First West Building, completed in 2003, features a quarter of cylinder on its south west corner which becom...

Shinjuku Green Tower

Shinjuku Green Tower
Shinjuku Green Tower is 29 story Skyscraper which is literally green on the exterior. It is 110m high, was completed in 1986 and was designed by Nikken Sekkei. Shinjuku Green Tower is in Nis...

Shinjuku I Land Tower

Shinjuku I Land Tower
Shinjuku I Land Tower is a 44 story Skyscraper which is 189m high. Shinjuku I Land Tower was completed in 1995 on the many tall buildings in Nishi-shinjuku....

Shinjuku L Tower

Shinjuku L Tower
Shinjuku L Tower is 31 story Skyscraper which is 122m high. The Shinjuku L Tower was completed in 1989 and is in Nishi-shinjuku....

Shinjuku Maynds Tower
Shinjuku Maynds Tower is a Skyscraper technically in Shibuya, but very close to Shinjuku and Shinjuku Station....

Shinjuku Mistsui Buliding

Shinjuku Mistsui Buliding
Shinjuku Mistsui Buliding is a 55 story Skyscraper which is 225m high. The Shinjuku Mistsui Buliding, completed in 1995, was designed by Nihon Sekkei and features distinctive six story high ...

Shinjuku Monolith Building

Shinjuku Monolith Building
Shinjuku Monolith Building is a 123m high Skyscraper which was completed in 1990 and designed by Nihon Sekkei. The Shinjuku Monolith Building features a distinctive atrium on northern side. ...

Shinjuku Nomura Building

Shinjuku Nomura Building
Shinjuku Nomura Building is a 50 story Skyscraper which is 203m high and used as office space. Shinjuku Nomura Building is one of the earlier skyscrappers in Nishi-shinjuku having been compl...

Shinjuku NS Building

Shinjuku NS Building
Shinjuku NS Building is a 30 story Skyscraper which is 134m high. Shinjuku NS Building was designed by Nikken Sekkei and completed in 1982. The building features a glass enclosed elevator sh...

Shinjuku Oak Tower

Shinjuku Oak Tower
Shinjuku Oak Tower is a distinctive dark blue 38 story Skyscraper which is 184m high with a large disc on its roof. Shinjuku Oak Tower was designed by Nikken Sekkei and completed in 2002. Th...

Shinjuku Park Tower

Shinjuku Park Tower
Shinjuku Park Tower is a 52 story high Skyscraper which is 233m high and contains the Park Hyatt Hotel, which featured in the 2004 film "Lost in translation". Only the top 13 floors contain ...

Shinjuku Square Tower

Shinjuku Square Tower
Shinjuku Square Tower is an easily identified 34 story Skyscraper which is 123m high, with its dark exterior overlaid with light coloured panels. Shinjuku Square Tower was completed in 1994 ...

Shinjuku Sumitomo Building

Shinjuku Sumitomo Building
Shinjuku Sumitomo Building was one of the first Skyscrapers in Nishi-shinjuku having been completed in 1974. Nikken Sekkei designed the truncated triangular building which has 52 stories and...

Sompo Japan Building

Sompo Japan Building
Sompo Japan Building is a distinctive design by Uchida Shozo with two sides sloping to the bottom from around 1/3 of the way up. The Sompo Japan Building was completed in 1976, has 43 storie...

Subaru Head Office Building

Subaru Head Office Building
Subaru Head Office Building is next to the very distinctive Mode Gakuen Cocoon Tower and opposite Shinjuku Station on the Nishi-shinjuku side....

Sunshine 60 Building

Sunshine 60 Building
Sunshine 60 Building is situated at the end of Sunshine City in Ikebukuro. At the time of its completion in 1978 Sunshine 60 Building was the tallest building in East Asia, a title it held u...

Telecom Center Building

Telecom Center Building
Telecom Center Building in Odaiba, is the main communications hub to connection Tokyo to the rest of the world. The Telecom Center Building features an obervation deck where you can view, Od...

Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Building

Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Building
Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Building, commonly referred to as the Tokio Marine & Nichido Building or Tokyo Marine Building is a 25 story 100m high Skyscraper that was compl...

Tokyo Big Sight

Tokyo Big Sight
Tokyo Big Sight, formally known as the Tokyo International Exhibition Center is one of the largest convention and exhibition centers in Tokyo. Tokyo Big Sight features a very iconic and dis...

Tokyo Interactive Exchange Center

Tokyo Interactive Exchange Center
Tokyo Interactive Exchange Center is a residential and meeting complex for international and Japanese graduate students and post graduate researchers. The Tokyo Interactive Exchange Center i...

Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building 2

Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building 2
Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building 2 is one of a pair of towers which are the tallest building in Tokyo at 248 meters (814 feet) from base to top, and the third-tallest structure. Entry ...

Tokyo Times Tower

Tokyo Times Tower
Tokyo Times Tower, in Akihabara, is a 40 story high building which mainly consists of apartments....

World Trade Center Tokyo

World Trade Center Tokyo
World Trade Center Tokyo is a 40 story skyscraper in the Hamamatsucho District of Minato Ward Tokyo. The World Trade Center Tokyo Building when completed in 1970 was Japan's tallest skyscrap...

Yoyogi Crystal Building
Yoyogi Crystal Building is a Skyscraper technically in Shibuya, but actually very close to Shinjuku Station....

Yusen Building

Yusen Building
Yusen Building is a 15 story 70m high Skyscraper that was completed in 1978 and designed by Mitsubishi Jisho. The Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Building is in Chiyoda Tokyo....

RESTAURANTS

Crystal Building Ginza

Crystal Building Ginza
Crystal Building Ginza overlooks the Sukiyabashi Crossing, contains mainly restaurants, cafes, a Lotteria and camera store....

Ekimae Plaza Building

Ekimae Plaza Building
Akihabara Ekimae Plaza Building is next to Akihabara Daibiru. This 9-story building is all filled with restaurants and was completed in 2005....

Outback

Outback
Outback is an Australian "Outback" theme restaurant which serves Australian food and beverages....

MAIDO and COSPLAY CAFE

Amusement Cafe Maid in Japan
Amusement Cafe Maid in Japan is different from a conventional maid cafe, as it features an event stage, a large-sized liquid crystal display in a cafe and the maids perform various acts. URL...

Cafe Mai lish
Cafe Mai lish is a small space in Akihabara to heal yourself. Our maids will wrap your body in admiration. Each waitresses plays the part of a costume character throughout the night. Tuesda...

ECOLE
ECOLE, the cafe is open as a live venue and a bar in the concept of a subculture at a cafe and it promotes the development of animation and talk show of a game creator, live broadcasting of ...

Kura Taiheizan
This bar is a normal bar on a weekday, but becomes a costume play bar on Sunday and Saturday.Address: 1-7-5 Kaji-cho, Chiyoda-ku Tokyo, 101-0044 JapanTEL: +81 3 3252 3716OPEN: 5pmCLOSE: Tu...

Little BSD
Japanese style bar with waitresses doing a costume play of animation characters and maids.Address: Isamiya Daiichi Building 4F, 3-7-12 Sotokanda, (Akihabara) Chiyoda-ku Tokyo, 101-0021 Japan...

Maid Cafe Pinafore
Please enjoy communication with our waitress who wear cute maid clothes.Address: Yamanaka Building 1F, 1-19 KandaSakuma-cho, Chiyoda-ku Tokyo, 101-0025 JapanTEL: +81 3 5846 0778URL: http:...

CAFES and FAST FOOD

Lavazza Harajuku

Lavazza Harajuku
Lavazza is an Italian coffee brand which also has some cafes like Lavazza Harajuku along Omotesando in Harajuku....

Lotteria Harajuku

Lotteria Harajuku
Lotteria is a Japanese brand of fast food outlets which also has stores in South Korea, Taiwan, China and Vietnam. The first Lotteria store opened in Tokyo in 1972. The Lotteria menu is simi...

Lotteria Shibuya
Lotteria is a Japanese brand of fast food outlets which also has stores in South Korea, Taiwan, China and Vietnam. The first Lotteria store opened in Tokyo in 1972. The Lotteria menu is simi...

Mc Donalds Ginza

Mc Donalds Ginza
Mc Donalds Ginza is handy reference point in Ginza....

Mc Donalds Shibuya

Mc Donalds Shibuya
Just one of the many Mac Donalds in Shibuya....

Starbucks Shibuya

Starbucks Shibuya
Starbucks Shibuya is one of the world's busiest Starbucks directly opposite Shibuya Station and in front of the famous Shibuya Crossing....

UNIVERSITIES and SCHOOLS

Bunka Women

Bunka Women's University
Bunka Womens University is a private university in Shibuya, however it is very close to Shinjuku Station....

Tokyo Medical University Hospital

Tokyo Medical University Hospital
Tokyo Medical University Hospital, also known as Tokyo Medical College Hospital is a 84m high skyscraper in Nishi-shinjuku....

SURROUNDING TOKYO ATTRACTIONS

There are many great locations to visit while in Tokyo. Most of these are day trips from Tokyo.

Mt Fuji

Mt Fuji
Mt Fuji, one of the main icons of Japan. Mt Fuji is a near symmectrical volcanic cone and Japan's tallest mountain at 3776 metres.

Hakone

Hakone
Hakone is resort town in the mountains close to Tokyo and thus very popular with foreigners and Japanese alike. Hakone features many onsen, ropeways, museums, mountain forrest views, lake cruises and a historic shrine.

Kamakura

Kamakura
Kamakura is famous for its many beautiful temples and shrines including the statue of the Great Buddha. Kamakura is a very popular tourist destination for both Japanese and foreigners as it located 50 km south-west of Tokyo.

Nikko

Nikko
Nikko is famous for its temples and shrines including three which are World Heritage sites. The township of Nikko is surrounded by beautiful forrest. Located nearby is Nikko National Park with its famous waterfalls.

Yokohama

Yokohama
Yokohama is a fashionable port town with much of Western influence. Yokohama used to be a small fishing village until 1859, when Japan abolished the policy of national seclusion which had been in place for over 200 years. This policy change resulted in Yokohama opening its port for trading with foreigners. Since then, many Western influence first reached Japan via Yokohama, such as daily newspapers and railway. Nowadays, Yokohama is deemed to be a fashionable city for shopping and outings.

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