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How to Experience Cherry Blossom Season in Tokyo

By Viator, March 2018

4.5 star rating: Recommended 4 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Among Tokyo's many claims to fame, cherry blossoms are at the top of the list. Every year, you can feel the excitement as pink petals known as sakura  fill the city in a picture-perfect welcome to ...  Read more

How to Get the Best Views of Mt. Fuji

By Viator, February 2018

4.5 star rating: Recommended 5511 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

You don't have to climb Mt. Fuji to get a great view. Even from a distance, Japan's tallest mountain offers a backdrop that can’t be matched—so long as clouds don’t thwart the experience. For the ...  Read more

Edo History Tours in Tokyo

By Viator, November 2017

4 star rating: Recommended 110 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Tokugawa Ieyasu became Shogun in 1603, ushering a 200-year reign known as the Edo period—a time of peace and rapid economic growth known as the last period of traditional Japan. Here are some ...  Read more

Top Day Trips from Tokyo

By Viator, November 2017

4.5 star rating: Recommended 5304 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Tokyo’s filled to the brim with enough stimulation to keep a traveler occupied for weeks, but it's also nice to zip out of town and experience a different side of Japan, from snowy peaks to heritage ...  Read more

Exploring Tokyo's Backstreets

By Viator, November 2017

4.5 star rating: Recommended 544 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Tokyo’s backstreets teem with local shops, traditional bars and restaurants, inconspicuous shrines and temples, and Tokyoites going about their daily lives—it’s a side of the city every visitor ...  Read more

Visiting the Nagano Snow Monkeys from Tokyo

By Viator, November 2017

4.5 star rating: Recommended 18 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Some of Japan's most photogenic residents, Japanese macaques spend their days soaking in the natural hot springs of the snowy Japanese Alps near the Nagano Prefecture. Here are some tips for seeing ...  Read more

Geisha Culture in Tokyo

By Viator, November 2017

4.5 star rating: Recommended 96 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Geisha are one of the most misunderstood pieces of the Japanese cultural puzzle. These traditional Japanese entertainers are trained in various Japanese arts—dance, music, and the tea ceremony. ...  Read more

Karaoke in Tokyo

By Viator, November 2017

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 6 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

A trip to Tokyo isn’t complete without a night of karaoke. Unlike its Western counterpart, karaoke in Japan takes place with friends in a private room rather than a crowded bar, with themes ranging ...  Read more

Culture Lover's Guide to Tokyo

By Viator, November 2017

4.5 star rating: Recommended 1375 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Traditional and modern culture collide on the neon-lit streets of Tokyo. From sumo and sakura to anime and theater, this vibrant capital city is a playground for culture lovers. Here are our top ...  Read more

Experiencing Tokyo like a Tokyoite

By Viator, November 2017

4.5 star rating: Recommended 137 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The last thing you want to do is travel to Tokyo to see all the highlights and still miss out on the local culture. Instead of visiting as a tourist, experience the city like a local Tokyoite would ...  Read more

Tours by Bullet Train from Tokyo

By Viator, October 2017

4.5 star rating: Recommended 1048 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

As Japan’s capital and major transportation hub, Tokyo makes an ideal base for exploring the nation by its excellent network of some of the world’s fastest trains. From Kyoto to Hiroshima, here are ...  Read more

Where to See Autumn Leaves in Japan

By Viator, October 2017

Tours & Tickets

Colorful autumn foliage, known as koyo or momiji in Japanese, makes autumn a popular time for visitors to Japan—nearly as popular as the spring cherry blossom season. Here's what you need to ...  Read more

4 Must-Visit Neighborhoods in Tokyo

By Viator, August 2017

4 star rating: Recommended 536 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

While you’re likely to find something to marvel at with nearly every turn in Tokyo, these four neighborhoods are each worth a visit for their distinct takes on Japanese culture, commerce, and ...  Read more

Experiencing Old and New Tokyo

By Viator, August 2017

4.5 star rating: Recommended 1092 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Tokyo is a city where old and new collide—a place where traditional ceremony and classical architecture meet modern technology and futuristic fantasy. You haven't really seen Tokyo until you've ...  Read more

Kyoto Tours from Tokyo

By Viator, August 2017

4.5 star rating: Recommended 337 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

If you'e looking for an easy day trip from Tokyo, consider visiting ancient Kyoto, where you'll find a number of temples, gardens, and palaces. From a brief introduction to an immersive experience, ...  Read more

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