Japan - Tokyo (PDF Chapter)
This is the Tokyo chapter from Lonely Planet’s Japan guidebook.
Tokyo is constantly reinventing itself – most recently as a culinary and pop-culture mecca (and a must-visit for anyone interested in either). Yet it is also a city steeped in history, and you can find traces of the shogun’s capital on the kabuki stage or under the cherry blossoms in Ueno Park.
- raise a glass in the colourful nightlife district of Shinjuku
- join the city’s eccentric fashion tribes as they shop in Harajuku
- soak up the atmosphere at Sensō-ji, Asakusa’s centuries-old temple
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: History, Sights, Activities, Tours & Courses, Festivals & Events, Sleeping, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping, Information, Getting There & Away and Getting Around.
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