It is a big city which makes it hard, if not impossible, to choose which places to visit. However, to make it simple for you, here are the top things to do in Tokyo.
See the Future in Odaiba
Odaiba is an artificial island in Tokyo Bay. Even though Odaiba seems to be a big amusement park, it’s something more than that. In Odaiba, you can find computer made arts in the teamLab Borderless museum. Also, see new technologies at Miraikan, the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.
Visit Themed Cafes
Some of this themed cafes in Tokyo are very weird, however, they’re also fun. If you decide to go to a maid cafe, an animal cafe or a movie theme cafe, it’ll be one of the weirdest things you do while traveling abroad.
Visit Yoyogi Park
Tokyo has many public parks which all offer something a little different than the rest. Yoyogi Park is the 1964 Olympic Village site and one of Tokyo’s largest parks. You should definitely visit this park in Tokyo.
Sumo isn’t just two Japanese giants wrestling. Also, it’s a sign of ancient Japanese culture such as Shinto rituals. In the past, Sumo used to be a ceremonial celebration of a good harvest. However, its image transformed through the years.
Onsen and Sento
A major section of the Japanese culture is bathing while naked in public. There are 2 kinds of public baths. Onsen are natural volcanic hot spring water with high mineral content. Sento baths are man-made and use normal hot water.
Visit Fuji-Q Highland Amusement Park
Most likely you don’t know much about this amusement park before traveling to Tokyo. The park is only a 2 hours drive away from Tokyo and offers the most exciting roller coasters in Japan.
Get A Bird’s Eye View Of Tokyo
One of the best activities to do in Tokyo at night is to take in a panoramic view of the city when its amazing skyscrapers are bright.
Tour in Senso-ji Temple
Senso-Ji Temple in Asakusa is the only temple you should visit if your time is limited.