Visit Tokyo- An Interesting Mix Of Ultramodern And Traditional

May 20 , 2019 by HomeEscape

Visit Tokyo- An Interesting Mix Of Ultramodern And Traditional

Tokyo is one of the busiest cities in Japan. It is a beautiful blend of modern and traditional. Tokyo offers you exotic places and great food. Make a place for Tokyo on your list of must visit places. You can visit Tokyo at any time of the year. Accommodation is not a problem in Tokyo- Tokyo vacation rentals have got you covered. You will be spoiled with endless choices in terms of shopping, food, culture, and entertainment. It is pretty easy to get around as Tokyo has one of the world’s best transport systems in the world.

Let’s see places you must visit while in Tokyo

Tokyo Skytree

The top floor of Tokyo Skytree is 451.2 m in length. Standing at 634 meters high, it is the tallest tower of the world. It serves as an observational tower as well as a restaurant. You can reserve the tickets for Skytree through the official website. Skytree is a popular tourist destination in Tokyo.

Sensō-ji

Sensō-ji is a historical temple in Tokyo. It is the oldest temple located in the city. It is dedicated to the goddess of Mercy. You will find plenty of shops near the temple area selling beautiful crafts. There are many events which happen in the temple ground throughout the year.

Tokyo Tower

Tokyo Tower is the second largest structure in Japan. Painted white and orange, it offers a beautiful view. It is inspired by Eiffel Tower and offers a spectacular view of the city.

Meiji Jingu

The shrine is dedicated to Emperor Meiji and Empress Shoken. Yoyogi Park and Meiji Jingu make up a large area with a number of trees. In the year 2020, the shrine will observe its 100th anniversary.

Imperial Palace

Residence of Japan’s imperial family is a sight to see. Interior of the palace is not open to the public.  Guided tours of the palace are offered till afternoon in English and Japanese, the tour takes approximately 75 minutes.

Tsukiji Market

It is a popular fish market in Tokyo. You get plenty of options in terms of seafood when you visit Tsukiji market.

Odaiba

It is a high-tech entertainment hub situated on a man-made island. Odaiba is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Japan. You can visit Miraikan science museum where you can interact with robots. Enjoy the city view from the Ferris wheel.

Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden

Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden provides beautiful scenery. People from all over the world visit Japan in the springtime to see cherry blossom. The garden has three types of gardens- Japanese landscape garden, a French garden, an English landscape garden.

Conclusion

Tokyo is a beautiful city which not only offers skyscraper buildings but also traditional temples and gardens. You will love your time in Tokyo, vacation rentals make your stay easy and comfortable.