General Info about Japan

Information about Tokyo

While accepting modern culture Japan has also retained its traditional culture. Modernity and tradition coexist in Japan.

Ginza

Ginza is known as a “sophisticated adult city” because many of the world’s most famous luxury shops are located here.
It has famous Japanese department stores, fine dining outlets, art galleries, night clubs, etc. It is a city where well-established stores and famous shops blend together.

• Access

By Train
Shiodome Sta to Ginza Sta (360 JPY)
Shiodome—Shimbashi—Ginza
Yurikamome Line (1 min) Metro Ginza Line (2 min)

By Taxi (970-1,100 JPY)
Shiodome—Ginza (10 min)

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Daiba

Daiba is a large artificial island in Tokyo Bay, across the Rainbow Bridge from central Tokyo.
While feeling the sea breeze, you can enjoy entertainment, gourmet cuisines, and shopping at various commercial facilities. In addition, you can see the night view of Tokyo from the sandy beach, the park, and the Yakata-boat in the evening.

• Access

By Train
Shiodome Sta to Daiba Sta (320 JPY)
Shiodome—Daiba
Yurikamome Line (13 min)

By Taxi (2,600-3,300 JPY)
Shiodome—Daiba (13 min)

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Roppongi

The Roppongi neighborhood has many embassies.
It thus has many eateries and shops targeting foreigners. Roppongi also has several facilities to help you enjoy high-brand shopping and nightlife all the time. The representative cultural facilities here are known as “the city of the latest art.”

• Access

By Train
Shiodome Sta to Roppongi Sta (220 JPY)
Shiodome—Roppongi
Toei Oedo Line (9 min)

By Taxi (1,300-1,500 JPY)
Shiodome—Roppongi (12 min)

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Asakusa

Asakusa is a classic sightseeing spot that is always filled with people and centers around Sensou-ji and Nakamise Street. Sumida River flows by its side, and water buses are operated along this river.

• Access

By Train
Shiodome Sta to Asakusa Sta (220 JPY)
Shiodome—Shimbashi—Asakusa-Sensou-ji
Yurikamome(1min)-Toei Asakusa Line (20 min)-Walking (8 min).

By Taxi (3,700-4,000 JPY)

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Akihabara

Akihabara is an attractive city that attracts many people as an information gathering place for home appliances, subcultures, and idols.
It is also a popular area where you can purchase souvenirs.

• Access

By Train
Shiodome Sta to Akihabara Sta (350 JPY)
Shiodome—Shimbashi—Akihabara
Yurikamome Line (1min)-Yamanote Line (9 min)

By Taxi (2,000-2,300 JPY)
Shiodome—Akihabara (15 min)

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Shinjuku

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building, the center of Tokyo’s administration, is located in Shinjuku.You can find various attractions such as Shinjuku Station, the downtown area, shopping areas, business areas, public art areas , and areas where there is harmony between nature and culture, such as Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden.

• Access

By Train
Shiodome Sta to Shinjuku Sta (220 JPY)
Shiodome-Shinjuku
Toei Oedo Line (19 min)

By Taxi (3,000-3,500 JPY)
Shiodome—Shinjuku (23 min)

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Tokyo Tower

Tokyo Tower is a 333-meter broadcast tower completed in 1958. It is the first broadcast tower in Tokyo and is a popular tourist attraction.

• Access

By Train
Shiodome Sta to Akabanebashi Sta (180 JPY)
Shiodome—Akabanebashi—Tokyo Tower
Toei Oedo Line (4 min)- Walking (8 min).

By Taxi (900-1,200 JPY)

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The Imperial Palace (The East Gardens of the Imperial Palace)

The present Imperial Palace has been constructed on the site of the old Edo Castle. The Imperial Palace is a popular sightseeing spot surrounded by nature, despite being.

• Access

By Train
Shiodome Sta to Otemachi Sta (280 JPY)
Shiodome-Monzennakacyo-Otemachi-
The East Gardens of the Imperial Palace
Toei Oedo Line (8 min)-Metro Tozai Line(5min)-
Walking (10 min).

By Taxi (2,000-2,300 JPY)

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TOKYO SKYTREE

The major role of TOKYO SKYTREE is the transmission of digital terrestrial broadcasting.
It is also expected to assume a role as a tower with a disaster-prevention function during times of natural disaster.

• Access

By Train
Shiodome Sta to Oshiage Sta(270 JPY)
Shiodeme-Daimon-Oshiage-TOKYO SKYTREE
Toei Oedo Line(2 min)-Toei Asakusa Line(15min)
-Walking(3 min) -TOKYO SKYTREE

By Taxi (3,540-3,850JPY)

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