Published On: Fri, Apr 15th, 2016

6 Spots in Tokyo that will attract you


Spots in Tokyo

Tokyo holds manifold wonders for travelers. From the appeals of the centuries-old vigorous volcano Mt. Fuji, and the old-fashioned village named Oshino Hakkai, to elevated structures for example Tokyo Sky Tree, the capital metropolis of Japan gives you a world of its own to discover. If you have completed with discovering these then go to the busy Nakamise Street to raise a few attractive Japanese curios (dolls, kimonos, wooden knick knacks, fans et al) and go to the Sensoji Temple at the end of the street.

Here is a guide for you that what you must not ignore as you’re in the metropolis of Tokyo.

Nakamise Street

It is included in one of the oldest shopping streets in Japan. The Nakamise arcade is spotted with numerous shops on two sides of the contracted path that directs to Sensō-ji, which is an ancient Buddhist temple in Asakusa, Tokyo.

Senso-ji (Sensoji Temple)

It is also recognized as Asakusa Kannon Temple. The Sensoji Temple is a Buddhist temple situated in the Asakusa district, at the ending of Nakamise Street. It is Tokyo’s aged and much admired temple: which is a striking pagoda-like construction comprehensive with its iconic frivolous (and costly) titanium roof.

Tokyo Sky Tree

The striking structure, which is also the much well-liked construction in the capital metropolis of Japan—Tokyo Sky Tree positions 634 meters tall, with the uppermost accessible ground at 450 meters. Lacking of lengthy aloofness from Asakusa district the biggest broadcasting tower on the globe is not just the metropolis’s milestone but is a preferential place for travelers visiting Japan.

Mt. Fuji from Lake Kawaguchi

The magnificent mountain, which is also the symbol of the island country, has a lot of honors to its name. Fifth biggest mountain on the globe, the greatest crest in Japan, and yet known as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, it is perhaps Japan’s much well-liked magnetism.

Oshino Hakkai Village             

Envisage small wood bridges on ponds, lanes grimed by countryside soil and wooden homes with inclined rooftops, the tranquil atmospheres of the Oshino Hakkai Village will appeal you to reside here permanently.

Bullet train ride (from Tokyo)

The trains with elevated speed in the island country, idiomatically named as bullet trains (shinkansen) are as symbolic to the country as its solid constructions. Travelling at the speeds of more than 320 km/h, the trains are extremely proficient in its leaving time, reliability, and sanitation.


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Sidra Muntaha

- Sidra Tul Muntaha is a journalist (MA-Mass Communication and M.Phil in Mass Communication) based in Lahore. She is working as an editor at fashion, style and entertainment in the section of the Kooza. She writes fashion and entertainment articles for The Kooza News.