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88% Avg. city rating Rated by 698 customers

Activities / excursions 92%

Restaurants / eating out 93%

Shopping 91%

Chilling out / relaxing 79%

Getting around / public transport 93%

Sightseeing 91%

Culture 93%

Nightlife / partying 85%

Value for money 75%

Customer Travel Tips for Tokyo

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82% Avg. rating
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82% Avg. rating


11 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sports, adventure or outdoor activities Work / volunteering

Customer Travel Tip: Book your rooms ahead! And stay in a capsule hotel

Liked: It's friggin Tokyo...

Disliked: Well, you can easily loose a lot of money for nothing

98% Avg. rating
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98% Avg. rating


04 Aug 2015

Customer Travel Tip: Go to the Tsukiji Fish Auction! If you do, arrive by 3:15 AM

Liked: Perfect mix of history and modern culture.

Disliked: No

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28 Jul 2015

Customer Travel Tip: Pack light, shopping is inevitable!

Liked: Lovely people, very cheap food, great service, quick trains.

Disliked: no

96% Avg. rating
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96% Avg. rating


10 Jul 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Enjoy

Liked: Japanese culture. A lot was different than in Europe.

Disliked: Not really. It's a good city for visit. Not so good to live in.

96% Avg. rating
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96% Avg. rating


25 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Buy a suica/pasmo card to the public transport

Liked: Everything

Disliked: A bit too expensive

73% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
73% Avg. rating


24 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: If English is your first and only language, get a mi-fi (wifi) card. Or get a prepaid SIM card. Make sure it's compatible with your phone, if not do what I did get a wireless pocket card

Liked: How clean it was! It's a beautiful city.

Disliked: The food wasn't what I was expecting!! I was expecting something much different

69% Avg. rating
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  • Culture - 80%
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  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 80%
69% Avg. rating


22 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
As a family with children

Trip Type:
City break Family Holiday Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Be ready to do a lot of walking!

Liked: Very affordable and safe, despite it's huge size. Friendly local people.

Disliked: Everyone smokes cigarettes everywhere in the city, including almost all restaurants.

80% Avg. rating
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  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
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  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


20 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Be aware most restaurants have a table charge!

Liked: Tokyo is a nice capital, lots to do and easy to navigate

Disliked: Weather was showery most days! But nothing can be done about that.

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100% Avg. rating


19 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Come and try the adventure!

Liked: The atmosphere. The food is absolutely great too

Disliked: Can't find anything to dislike yet :)

91% Avg. rating
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  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
91% Avg. rating


08 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Pasmo, Suica

Liked: Transportation, cleanliness, convience?

Disliked: A bit too crowded

91% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
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  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
91% Avg. rating


08 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Get a Pasmo.

Liked: Awesome transportation, lots of different neighbourhoods with unique styles.

Disliked: A bit too crowded for me.

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100% Avg. rating


06 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: don't stay in the city center

Liked: everything was good

Disliked: traffic and very busy

76% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
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  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
76% Avg. rating


06 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Book your accomodation well in advance. Expect to lose your personal space while youre there. Learn some basic Japanese! Get cash out from 7/11 ATMs. They are a cash society. Carry change for everything. Check out Electric town. Go to an Arcade!!

Liked: The shopping for electronics was so cheap.

Disliked: Its overcrowded

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100% Avg. rating


02 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: always book in advance and check hostel bookers.com. Have a plan.

Liked: I love everything about Tokyo, the people , the experience and the culture. everything is worth it! I'll definitely be back! Sugoi!

Disliked: Nothing.

87% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
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  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
87% Avg. rating


30 May 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Go to the Tokyo Government Building 45th floor - completely free view over the city.

Liked: Lots to see and do. Really interesting city.

Disliked: As with most of Japan, it wasn't much cheaper than the UK.

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100% Avg. rating


26 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Berlin, Bratislava ,Zurich and London

Liked: Every single thing I had the best time ever , I met so many nice people , Japanese people are very nice and clean . They try to help you yhr most they can even when no many people speak English they try to help you. They get out of their way just to show you or help you, I love them I really want to go back at some point

Disliked: Nothing

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26 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Events / festivals Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Cultural and night life are great in Tokyo

Liked: Plenty to do and see

Disliked: Some attractions are just too expensive.

98% Avg. rating
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98% Avg. rating


25 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: If you are rising in April - September prepare some sun protection with you. Also bring enough cash, because cards are surprisingly on few places accepted. There is 3G network, so be sure that your phone supports it.

Liked: Culture, people, the extreme clean city, the parks and the nightlife.

Disliked: No

100% Avg. rating
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100% Avg. rating


25 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: No worriers as is what is what ever there is as you like your home city

Liked: Food and places

Disliked: None

93% Avg. rating
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  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
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  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
93% Avg. rating


24 May 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Family Holiday Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: Enjoy yourself

Liked: People. Transport. Sightseeing. Culture. Safety. Beautiful city

Disliked: No

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88% Avg. city rating Rated by 698 customers

Activities / excursions 92%

Restaurants / eating out 93%

Shopping 91%

Chilling out / relaxing 79%

Getting around / public transport 93%

Sightseeing 91%

Culture 93%

Nightlife / partying 85%

Value for money 75%

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