Tokyo History 

Tokyo History - In 1603 Edo was under control of a very powerful man, Leyasu. He wanted to make it the most powerful city in the country. On this he held very strong beliefs. By the 17th century it was not only the largest city in Japan it was also the largest in the world. Since he was very strict and...

Tokyo Culture 

Tokyo Culture - Tokyo is Japan’s capital and the center of fashion, politics, literature and more. Everywhere you look Tokyo is right up there with the best in terms of cultural events and exhibits. Some of the cultural pursuits for their area are sado (Japanese tea ceremony) and ikebana (flower arrangement). You will enjoy learning all about these and taking...

Tokyo Nightlife

Tokyo Nightlife - There are no less than 80 different clubs in Tokyo so you will have so much fun just deciding which one to go to. The minimum drinking age is 20 so if you are able get out and enjoy as many of these fantastic places that you can. Get dressed up and go out on the town and...

Credit

We’d like to say a big Thank You to Terésa (Tracey) Louise Stanisha for writing and researching all the content for this Tokyo City Tourist Guide.

Tokyo Tours

Tokyo Tours - No matter how you like to see the city there is a tour with you in mind. If you prefer to take a bus and let the guide take you around then you can call Hato Bus (tel: (03) 3435 6081 website: www.hatobus.co.jp/english), JTB Sunrise Tours (tel: (03) 5796 5454; website: www.jtb.co.jp/sunrisetour) and Japan Gray Line (tel: (03) 3433 5745; website: www.jgl.co.jp/inbound/index.htm)....

USEFUL SITES

Tokyo Useful Links – We have put together some websites that you might find useful if you are planning a trip to the city. Tokyo Visitors Bureau www.tcvb.or.jp Planet Tokyo www.pandemic.com/tokyo Lonely Planet Tokyo www.lonelyplanet.com/mapshells/north_east_asia/tokyo/tokyo. Tokyo city guide www.japan-guide.com/e/e2164.html Weather Underground Tokyo www.wunderground.com/global/stations/47671.html Time Out Tokyo www.timeout.com/travel/tokyo

Tokyo Theatre

Tokyo Theatre - The theatre in Tokyo is interesting to say the least. You can see an opera or a musical, dance show or ballet. You will also want to see some of the different shows in the area too. AtThe Kabukiza Theatre has a lot in the way of entertainment and it is a popular place to go. There...
Tokyo Japan Picture and Photo - Tokyo is an great city to visit and if you are planning a vacation you should really be looking forward to it. We hope you enjoy your trip to Tokyo Japan and have found this website helpful in planning your trip. We would like to thank everyone for their pictures and photos of Tokyo they...

Tokyo Museums

Tokyo Museums - You may wish to take an entire day or at least a few hours to visit some of these fine museums in Tokyo. One of the areas finest museums is the Edo-Tokyo Hakubutsukan (Edo-Tokyo Museum). This gives visitors a glimpse into the history of Tokyo and its culture. The shoguns and post-war reconstruction and the Nihombashi ‘Bridge...

Tokyo Tourist Office

Tokyo Tourist Office - This package of information will give you an all around overview of the city of Tokyo. You will receive maps and brochures on the attractions in the area. This is a fantastic tool to use in planning your trip to the area. Even before you leave your home you can know the routes that you may...