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 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 Map

The airports, public transportation depots and the tourist center have maps free of charge when you are in the Tokyo area so no need to worry if you forgot yours at home. The convenience stores charge a nominal fee for maps so use that as your last resort.   The people of Tokyo are friendly and will try and help you...

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 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 Car Rental

Tokyo Car Rental - The reason for this is that renting a car in Tokyo may be a bit expensive and that being said you may wish to think this out thoroughly. If you do decide to rent a car in the area there are several companies that will assist you. Hertz, Avis and Orix, Budget and Japaren all have...

Tokyo Transport

Tokyo Transport - This city of Tokyo has on of the world’s most highly successful transportation systems. The rail service covers all possible places that you might need to go. There is also a national highway system. You will find getting around the Tokyo area to be stress free and convenient. For more information on the rail service you can...

Tokyo Weather

Tokyo Weather - The city of Tokyo's climate is in large part influenced by the mountains and sea. The climate is sort of like the coastal regions in the Southeastern United States. So things will change from season to season and you need to be aware of that when planning your trip.   Summers are hot and humid. Some feel they are downright...

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)....