travelgrove Travel Tips
 

Tokyo Tower, Japan

 
00
    
Legend
  • Sightseeing travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 3.2mi
blackangel_66's pictureby blackangel_66 Sightseeing travel tip
added on the 27th of September, 2010
The Tokyo Tower, being the tallest freestanding tower in the world, is a major attraction to visitors from all over the country. It has two observation decks and people can go up to have a really beautiful look on the bustling capital of the most interesting country, Japan.

The orange color that was used for painting the tower was chosen as an air-safety measure. And at night, when the tower is lit up, the whole structure bathes in a beautiful orange light, making it stand out among the surrounding buildings.

Do take your camera with you, because the tower offers an amazing sight for pictures in either daylight or at night.

Address:
4-2-8 Shibakoen Minato-ku, Tokyo

Price:
¥820 for the Main Observatory and additional ¥600 to go higher to the Special Observatory.

Opening Hours:
9am to 10pm

On the web:
http://www.tokyotower.co.jp/english/

 
Sensoji TempleImperial Palace in Tokyo
 
 
 
Sightseeing
tips

Recent travel tips for Tokyo

  • Hamarikyu Gardens
    Located at the estuary of the Sumida River, the Hamarikyu Garden park is a getaway for the people and visitors of the city. Though found in Central Tokyo, the park is like a little peaceful heaven in the heart of a noisy and busy area.Many [...]
    D: n/a00
  • Tokyo National Science Museum
    Many musuems in the US feature exhibits of nature, but this one is really something. Tokyo National Science Museum has beautiful exhibitions of the wolrd of Japan, its culture, its people, its customs and everything that is Japanese. There [...]
    D: 1.3mi00
  • Tokyo Disney Resort on Halloween
    Though Halloween is a Western celebration, it has become a theme widely spread throughout Tokyo, and Japan. During this celebration, many Hallowen theme-based mascots, decorations, souvenirs and other objcets can be found for locals and [...]
    D: n/a00
  • Sumida River
    The Sumida River is the main, and the largest river that flows through the capital city. It is crossed by 26 bridges throughout and flows through 7 districts of Tokyo, including Sumida and Arakawa.The river didn't have this course, but [...]
    D: n/a00
  • Tokyo Great Cycling Tour
    Being the first time in Tokyo and hearing quite positive things about the Tokyo Great Cycling Tour, we decided to book a trip on our first day. That way we got to see parts of Tokyo that we couldn't have seen and doing this on the first [...]
    D: 1.9mi00

Things about Tokyo you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Tokyo Nightlife

Tokyo city’s nightlife caters to students,  yuppies and business people 20 years and up. Each club and nightspot offers a different mood and atmosphere and suits any lifestyle from the local and hip to the posh and   exclusive. Visitors can try Magambo, a high-spirited African-themed bar. A place where Westerners frequently hang around, it’s also a place where fun never seems to stop [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Alicante, Spain
Hi, I like Alicante for its beautiful sites and refreshing environment. The people here are very helpful and supportive. [url=http://www...
Public Transportation: Alicante is a very nice place to visit.

Los Cabos, Mexico
The dolphins never tire to amaze me with their curious and friendly approach towards us, people. They are such caring, and wonderful creatures, I...
Family & Fun: Cabo Dolphin Center

 

Lahti, Finland
Brewery restaurant Teerenpeli is a great place for drink in Lahti. They brew their on beer and cider. Teerenpeli is also one of the...
Food: Teerenpeli - Best place for a pint

Aix-en-provence, France
If you are at Avignon, take a look at the medieval pope's palace. It's huge and directly in the center of the city. You can get guided tours for a...
Sightseeing: The medieval pope's palace

 

Argos, Greece
If you´re interested in ancient greek culture, you shouldn´t miss the ancient city of Argos, with it´s theater, cut in the rocks and the agora.
General: The ancient city

Debrecen, Hungary
If your with car, you have to pay for parking, as usually, but you can park in some nearby streets without parking fees.
General: Parking fee

 

Kecskemet, Hungary
If you happen to go to Kecskemét do not miss out the famous 'Cifrapalota' which will surely attract you with its beautiful folk-art-motifs. You...
Sightseeing: Cifrapalota, Kecskemet

Yangon, Myanmar
From the first step of preparing your trip to Myanmar to the time you are travelling inside this beautiful country, there happens some stages that...
General: Thing you should know when plan your Myanmar Trip

 

Las Pinas, Philippines
MARBLES resto bar, billiards and ktv located along Alabang Zapote road has been one of Las Pinas' pioneer gimmick spots with its 11 pool tables,...
Night Life & Entertainment: Bar, Billiards,KTV and Live Bands

Anchorage, Alaska
It is a hotel where you can enjoy your stay while visiting Anchorage/Alaska. It is quite close to the airport, having a free shuttle bus that runs...
General: Holiday Inn Express

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*