Tokyo is the eclectic capital of Japan and one of the most distinct cities in the world, best known for its fascinating contrast of past, present and future with dazzling skyscrapers, cutting-edge mega malls and bullet trains set alongside ancient temples, shrines and authentic local markets. The city also boasts a plethora of lush parks and gardens which are especially picturesque in cherry blossom season.
Tokyo is an excellent sightseeing destination with a number of must-see landmarks. Don’t miss the colourful Sensoji shrine – Japan’s oldest and most significant shrine which is devoted to Buddhist goddess Kannon and the Meiji Jingu Shrine, which is dedicated to Japan’s former emperor with a museum containing royal items and a sacred wishing tree.
Other notable attractions in Tokyo include Tokyo Disneyland which is home to seven immersive and magical lands, the towering Tokyo Skytree structure which has a panoramic observatory platform and the National Museum of Nature and Science which offers fun for all ages with interactive exhibits and impressive displays. Book cheap tickets to Tokyo with Traveasy and look forward to the city break of a lifetime.