The Best Time to Visit
Large part of Tokyo comes under the humid subtropical climate zone. Check out this travel destination in the months of September - November. Being the spring season, weather is favorable for sightseeing and to attend plenty of festivals.
Tokyo Festivals & Events
Travel to Tokyo and get to know about the serenity and culture of Japan. Take part in the parade of musicians and dancers at Sanja Matsuri or enjoy Takigi Noh, this festival is known for open-air torch light show. Both of these festivals take place in the month of May.
Tips to Save on Travel to Tokyo
Advance booking is the best way to get cheap flight to Tokyo. Book 40 to 25 days in advance to grab cheap flights. Airlines such as Air Canada, Air France and Cathay Pacific offer discounts on airline tickets. Keisei Limited Express/Access Tokkyu trains are the cheap and efficient way for reaching the downtown.
Top Attractions in Tokyo
Ueno Zoo - Founded in 1882, the Ueno Zoo is famed for its giant pandas. Other wild creatures like lions, tigers and bears are also great crowd pullers. The zoo is the oldest in Japan and enjoys many loyal visitors.
Hanayashiki Hanayashiki is Japan’s foremost amusement park. The park still enthralls adults and kids with small roller coaster and a kiddie Ferris wheel. There is also carousel, a haunted house, a 3-D theater and ninja and samurai shows.
Rikugien Garden Probably the best Japanese garden in Tokyo, Rikugien Garden is graced by a picturesque pond in its center. Surrounding hills and islands make this park absolutely photogenic. Take a walk in the park or see flowery maple trees.
Roppongi Hills Mori Tower Situated on the 53rd floor of Roppongi Hills Mori Tower, the Mori Art Museum features a superlative collection of art work including contemporary Asian, African and Japanese art. The design, paintings and the observatory, all are amazing.