Tokyo is the capital of Japan, and one of the world’s most exciting and eclectic cities.

You’ll find everything in Tokyo – history, food, art, architecture, gardens, fashion and more – which is what makes it endlessly fascinating to explore.

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The Tokyo metropolis is composed of countless neighborhoods, each with its own unique character and highlights: the elegant Ginza, old-fashioned Asakusa, art-filled Roppongi, trendy Omotesando and Daikanyama, neon-lit Shibuya and Shinjuku.

Skyline of Tokyo, Japan with Tokyo Tower
The Tokyo Skyline, including Tokyo Tower

Near Tokyo you’ll also find Mount Fuji and Hakone National Park, the UNESCO World Heritage area of Nikko, charming Kamakura and more.

Sample Trips

Thinking of visiting Tokyo but not quite sure where to begin?

For more Japan travel ideas and inspiration, take a journey with one of our sample Japan trips.