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The Ultimate Tokyo Travel Guide – Tour, Activities, Attractions….

Tokyo Travel Guide

Tokyo is not only the capital of Japan but also the heart of all activities related to business, finance, science, contemporary culture, fashion and entertainment. It’s the perfect fusion of secular sanctuaries and modern activities like skyscrapers. Tokyo is a city full of Power,  Colours, Tall buildings and all kinds of parties.

Approaching Tokyo

If the plane is your preferred means of transportation, you can easily get to Tokyo via Narita Airport, which is considered important for tourists and business travelers. You can also easily use boats or ferries such as the Ariake ferry terminal located at Odaiba in Tokyo Bay to reach Tokyo. The Harumi and Takeshiba terminals are also other options where you can reach boats to reach Tokyo.

Traveling between the cities of Tokyo

You can easily use bus services such as JR Bus Group and Miller Express to get around the city easily. Tokyo also has an extensive network of subways and trains that are very simple and easy to use. Train announcements are usually made in English for the convenience of English-speaking tourists. You can also use ferries, bicycles, taxis or cars to reach nearby destinations.

Food

Tokyo has options for all types of tourists. Not only for exceptionally rich visitors, but also for people who are a little up to their budget. Convenience stores are for people on a budget and department stores located in cellars offer all kinds of prepared meals for guests on average budgets. People with astronomical budgets have the privilege of trying out the best sushi of anybody on the Tokyo borders, that is to say in Tsukiji.

Nightlife and some important destinations to visit

There is a good choice for discos and pubs to visit Tokyo. There are all types and specialities. If you want to party all night or just have a drink, there are a number of good options for you. For fashion lovers, the ultimate destination is the hills of Shibuya, Harajuku and Roppongi. You can find almost everything here. Whether you like guitars, cookware, antiques, electronics or cosmetics, there are many options for everyone in Tokyo.

Accommodation

If you have enough money, there are a number of options for getting upscale accommodation. High-end expensive hotels in areas such as Shinjuku, Akasaka and Seiyo Ginza and Four Seasons Marunouchi, fall under luxury accommodation. But if you want to keep it at reasonable costs, you should choose Taito or Asukasa; Be careful, there are a lot of curfews in these budget hotels. Other options including Shiba Park Hotel, MariottTokyo Ginza Hotel’s Court Yard, Tokyo Bay Bay Intercontinental, ANA Hotel, Mitsui Garden Hotel and Mets Shibuya Hotel. All these hotels have a beautiful and impressive view that you will fall in love with. The Tokyo Dome hotel has a famous landmark just outside of it, so opting for it would be a double benefit

There are special attractions for travelers planning to visit Tokyo.

1. Ryogoku

Ryogoku District is known as the sumo wrestling centre. At Ryogoku Station, you’ll find the 1985 Kokugikan, the Sumo Wrestling Arena, which hosts 3 of the 6 major annual Japanese sumo tournaments. They take place in January, May and September. If you’re lucky, you’ll see sumo wrestlers training.

2. Temple of Asakusa Kannon

The Asakusa Kannon Temple is also called Sensoji and is the oldest and most impressive temple in Tokyo. The temple was completed in 645. The entrance to Asakusa Kannon Temple is through the powerful Thunder Gate, Kaminarimon. The current site of the temple includes the central temple built-in 1647 by Iemitsu Tokugawa.

3. Ueno park

Ueno Park was built in 1873 and is one of the largest in Tokyo. At the southern entrance to the park is a statue of Saigo Takamori, which played an important role in the transition period between the Edo and Meiji periods of the nineteenth century. In addition, the park is home to a number of historic buildings, museums and a zoo. The park is also one of the most popular places to discover cherry blossoms in the spring……

And still to come, Guides on Shinjuku District, Tokyo Tower And The Imperial Palace.

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