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Asakusa Taito
#3 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
The sight of historical temples beautifully preserved sitting against the backdrop of Tokyo's skyscrapers (and one of the best views of Tokyo Skytree) defines the meaning of a picture being worth a thousand words.
Pros: - Best place to view a pagoda in Tokyo - Biggest temple in Tokyo - Lively and bustling area brimming with life and activity - Huge variety of shops and restaurants - Wandering the streets and backalleys has...
42 Ways to experience it
Senso-ji Temple Asakusa
#9 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
It is very atmospheric and spiritual and an amazing site of tranquillity amidst the dynamic street life of Tokyo.
The bonus evening view is the well-lit temple at night! while bonus day view is the crowds at the temple!
34 Ways to experience it
Tokyo National Museum Taito
#12 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
Tokyo National Museum is a complete art and heritage site in Japan.
In my view, this museum rates easily as a Top 15 attraction in Tokyo, and possibly even a Top 10.
Hozomon Taito
#17 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
There’s even a kimono rental shop for tourist who wanted to have a special day touring the site in traditional kimono.
Wonderful place to experience the sights and sounds of Japan.
2 Ways to experience it
Ueno Taito
#27 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
The ueno park here has awesome views of the sakura this time of the year.
Quieter section of Tokyo with a lot of cultural, historical sites
2 Ways to experience it
Asakusa Shrine Asakusa
#28 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
Easily accessible via Tokyo Metro from Ueno or Tokyo Station, you will be rewarded with sites of buildings and structures from 1300 years ago.
Great site, crowd, and shopping - a fun time
7 Ways to experience it
Nezu Shrine Nezu
#29 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
Lots of nice view and anyone who loves taking photo will love this shrine.
A local Japanese has introduced this temple site to us.
2 Ways to experience it
Kitchen Town (Kappabashi) Taito
#31 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
Tax free is generally available, but you will need your passport Once you are done in K Street, the many sights and delights of Asakusa are a 10 minute stroll or 1 stop on the Ginza line away.
The giant chef at the top of the building is a Kappabashi landmark, signalling the start (or end) of hundreds of metres of shops selling kitchenware, pottery, and anything else a chef could possibly need.
1 Way to experience it
Toshogu Shrine Taito
#56 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
The atmosphere is quite serene and peaceful and even walking along the approach to the shrine with it's fifty copper lanterns is most impressive with a view to the right of the Kyu Kaneiji Five-Storied Pagoda.
Toshogu Shrine is UNESCO World Heritage site and was built by Shogun Tokugawa to enshrine him as God to be the peace keeping guardian in Japan.
4 Ways to experience it
Nakamise Shopping Street (Kaminarimon) Taito
#69 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
This street, among the traditional religious sites of old Tokyo, will be one of the highlights for me.
The sights and people watching are amazing.
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Ameyoko Shopping Street Ueno
#74 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
street market sights and food!
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Kyu Kaneiji Five-Storied Pagoda Taito
#75 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
Step in closer to get a clear view of the details and bells.
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Yanaka Cemetery Yanaka
#95 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
Yanaka Cemetery has over 7000 graves within a 2.5 acre site.
Quiet and historic site
1 Way to experience it
Kiyomizu Kannon-do Uenokoen
#130 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
The view from behind with the reflection on the pond is also beautiful
You can get a good view down hill, be sure to walk down the steps to look up at the stone lantern and a really cool pine tree, it has a loop in the trunk!! Called Pine tree of the moon (tsuki no matsu) Apparently...
Asakusa Demboin-dori Taito
#135 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
Hanazono Inari Shrine Taito
#151 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
Kanei-ji Temple Kompon Chudo Taito
#154 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
Otori Shrine Taito
#165 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
Saigo Takamori Statue Taito
#168 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
Shinobazuike Bentendo Taito
#169 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
1 Way to experience it
Statue of Hachiko & Hidesaburo Ueno Bunkyo
#179 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
It’s a well known landmark here in Tokyo, so if you happen to be around Shibuya, pop by and say hello.
Google the story of "Hachiko" and you will view waiting for a friend in a brand new light.
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Shitaya Shrine Taito
#182 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
Imado Shrine Taito
#186 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
Walk along the river with a good view of the Tokyo Skytree in the distance.
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Tennoji Temple Taito
#195 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
As a traveller who loves religious sites, Tennoji Temple is a good place to pray and to have quiet time.
1 Way to experience it
Marishiten Tokudaiji Temple Taito
#219 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
Ueno Great Buddha Taito
#223 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
Honryuin Matsuchiyama Shoden Taito
#225 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
Demboin Temple Garden Taito
#228 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
Walking around the pond under the few sakura and then crossing one of the small bridges provide shifting views of the stroll garden.
Yoshiike Honten Taito
#252 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo
Gojoten Shrine Taito
#259 of 3,093 Sights & Landmarks in Tokyo