What is the best way to get around in Tokyo?
Tokyo’s world-famous subway and overland trains provide the best way to get around the city. Grab a Suica or Pasmo card to pre-pay for trips at each station.
What is Tokyo known for?
Tokyo is the capital of Japan and is the world’s most populous city. It’s the centre of Japanese business, colourful sub-cultures, delicious Japanese cuisine and a wealth of historical sites, art galleries and shopping districts.
What are the top 5 things to do in Tokyo?
The top 5 things to do in Tokyo include: paying a visit to the Hie Shrine, catching a traditional Kabuki performance, sampling Tokyo’s best street food along Togoshi Ginza Shotengai, learning more about the Edo-era and exploring Tokyo’s coolest neighbourhoods.
When is the best time to go to Tokyo?
The best time to visit Tokyo is in the autumn during March, April and May and the spring from September to November. During the spring months, the famous sakura (cherry blossoms) are in full bloom.
Where is the best area to stay in Tokyo?
Tokyo is a huge city and there are many areas to stay. Some of the top areas lie along the Yamanote (Tokyo loop) line. One of the most popular areas is the upscale district of Akasaka.