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Your comprehensive guide to the best things to do in Tokyo

Best indoor theme parks and amusement parks in Tokyo
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Best indoor theme parks and amusement parks in Tokyo

Have fun while staying warm at these indoor attractions: meet Hello Kitty, play Lego all day, explore virtual reality, and more

Tokyo Disneyland and DisneySea tips to make the most of your visit
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Tokyo Disneyland and DisneySea tips to make the most of your visit

Follow these insider tips to have a smooth and unforgettable time at Tokyo Disney Resort

Best things to do in Tokyo this winter
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Best things to do in Tokyo this winter

What to see, eat, drink and do in the city during the most magical time of year – from now until March

Best indoor activities in Tokyo
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Best indoor activities in Tokyo

When the weather outside gets too cold, check out these top indoor activities in Tokyo, from museums to bathhouses and more

Best foot bath cafés in Tokyo
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Best foot bath cafés in Tokyo

Coffee, tea or... a foot bath? Pamper yourself with all of the above at these relaxing cafés in Tokyo

The best events in Tokyo

Ice Skating in Midtown
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Ice Skating in Midtown

Enjoy being surrounded by greenery while you skate and, from 5pm-10pm, you'll get the added scenery of pretty illuminations...

Tokyo Dome City Winter Illuminations
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Tokyo Dome City Winter Illuminations

Tokyo Dome City’s light-up has a traditional Japanese theme inspired by cherry blossoms, Mt Fuji, the Tanabata Festival and more...

Masking Tape Jamboree
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Masking Tape Jamboree

Come geek out over 1,000 kinds of masking tapes to decorate your notebooks, letters and household goods...

Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival – Fabric, Needles and Thread Exhibition
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Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival – Fabric, Needles and Thread Exhibition

Learn about the different quilting styles through two exhibitions...

Story of a Small World: Chinese Dough Doll Exhibition
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Story of a Small World: Chinese Dough Doll Exhibition

This culinary art has lived on for over 1,000 years in China and surrounding regions, and the dolls are usually given as gifts on celebratory occasions...

Taste of Reminiscence: Delicacies of Nature
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Taste of Reminiscence: Delicacies of Nature

Ayako Suwa is a renowned food artist who uses food and flavours as her signature medium of expression...

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Best adventurous activities in Tokyo to get your adrenaline pumping
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Best adventurous activities in Tokyo to get your adrenaline pumping

From ninja training to indoor skydiving – here’s how you can get an adrenaline rush without leaving the city

Best places to see incredible views of the Tokyo skyline
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Best places to see incredible views of the Tokyo skyline

Want to see Tokyo from the top? Visit these observation decks for the best views in the capital

88 things to do in Tokyo
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88 things to do in Tokyo

Discover the city with our ultimate checklist of the best things to do and things to see in Tokyo, from museums and tours to restaurants and bars

Where to get the best views of Mount Fuji
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Where to get the best views of Mount Fuji

To see Mt Fuji in all its glory, take a day trip out of Tokyo to these scenic spots in Yamanashi and Kanagawa

Best free museums in Tokyo
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Best free museums in Tokyo

Here are our favourite free museums in Tokyo for art, history and even kids

Best things to do in Tokyo for train geeks
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Best things to do in Tokyo for train geeks

Are you a rail fan? You've come to the right city as Tokyo has a host of train-related museums, restaurants and even hotels to satisfy all rail fanatics

One-day itineraries

One day in... Sendagaya
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One day in... Sendagaya

A short walk from Harajuku, Sendagaya is home to cool restaurants and some of Tokyo's most innovative fashion brands

One day in... Shimokitazawa
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One day in... Shimokitazawa

The cool neighbourhood of Shimokitazawa is a hub for vintage fashion, vinyl records and independent cafés and restaurants

One day in... Gakugeidaigaku
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One day in... Gakugeidaigaku

This under-the-radar neighbourhood between Nakameguro and Jiyugaoka features many cool restaurants, bars and shops, and it's less pricey too

One day in... Nakameguro
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One day in... Nakameguro

A top cherry blossom viewing spot thanks to the sakura-lined Meguro River, this trendy neighbourhood rewards exploration at any time of year

More Tokyo attractions

Where to get the best views of the Shibuya Crossing
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Where to get the best views of the Shibuya Crossing

The world-famous Shibuya Scramble is a Tokyo landmark. Here's where you can get a bird's-eye view of the busy crossing

50 things to do in Harajuku
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50 things to do in Harajuku

Where to shop, eat and drink in Tokyo’s ‘kawaii’ capital

Tokyo for book lovers
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Tokyo for book lovers

Being a literary city that still adores the printed word, Tokyo’s bookish attractions range from book hotels to writers’ bars and private libraries

Best public art sculptures in Tokyo
Art

Best public art sculptures in Tokyo

Besides Tokyo's art museums and galleries, the city also boasts many art pieces that are free to see out in the open

Guide to the Mori Building Digital Art Museum Epson teamLab Borderless
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Guide to the Mori Building Digital Art Museum Epson teamLab Borderless

What to expect at the highly anticipated teamLab museum of cutting edge, interactive digital art

Solo travel in Tokyo: what to do, where to eat, where to stay
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Solo travel in Tokyo: what to do, where to eat, where to stay

Tokyo is one of the safest cities in the world, making it perfect for travellers who like to go at it alone

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Sports & Fitness

The best Tokyo onsen and bathhouses
Health and beauty

The best Tokyo onsen and bathhouses

Your complete guide to where and how to go hot-spring bathing in Tokyo

Guide to Rugby World Cup 2019
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Guide to Rugby World Cup 2019

Here are the deets on match dates, stadiums and how to get tickets, plus highlights at each of the 12 host cities in Japan

The best spots for working out on the cheap
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The best spots for working out on the cheap

Where to get into shape without spending big yen

Best bouldering gyms in Tokyo
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Best bouldering gyms in Tokyo

Hone your skills at these top indoor rock climbing facilities in Tokyo