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Tokyo Districts

Guide to Tokyo Districts and their main attractions. Tokyo is sub divided into wards or cities, which are then further sub divided into districts or neighborhoods. Some of the most famous Tokyo Districts include Harajuku, Ginza, Roppongi and Shibuya (of Shibuya Ward). The list below details the most popular Tokyo Districts for visitors to Tokyo.

Famous Tokyo District Shibuya

Famous Tokyo District Shibuya

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    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 also a major transport hub. Ueno attractions include Ueno Zoo, Saigo Takamori Statue, Tokyo National Museum, read more

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    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 significant parks in Tokyo, Yoyogi Park. Harajuku is located in the central Tokyo Special Ward of Shibuya and normally refers to the area around Harajuku Station and read more

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    Akihabara is famous for its high tech shopping (electric town), entertainment and meido cafe. Akihabara district is home to hundreds of shops selling every technological gadget you can imagine, from cameras, to robots and wifi just about everything. Akihabara built its reputation as the place to go in Tokyo for very technically read more

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    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 northern part of Odaiba and includes Tokyo Big Sight and Ariake Colosseum.

  • 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 of the first few letters of each part’s name: Yanaka, Nezu and Sendagi. Yanesen is in Bunkyo Ward central Tokyo.

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    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 the Minato Ward.

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    Sendagaya is a some what unloved district of Shibuya, as many businesses located within Sendagaya use the name of the adjacent ward, Shinjuku in their title. To further add to this lack of identity for the district it includes only minor parts of some significant attractions including Shinjuku Gyoen National read more

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    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 the Shiba District.

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    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 center piece of Meiji Jingu Gaien is the Meiji Memorial Picture Gallery, but the 330,000 sqare read more