Tokyo Itinerary 1 Day

This is a glimpse of what to see in 1 day in Tokyo from Tokyo itinerary 1 day created by our travel experts. These are the attractions one must visit while planning a 1 day trip to Tokyo.

A Day in Tokyo - Perfect 24 Hours Guide

Whether you're in Tokyo just for a day with your friends, a day off on a business trip, or first timer backpacking on a solo trip and you've always wanted to go to Tokyo, you can still explore this city of Japan and get a feel for its culture and history.

Is one day enough for Tokyo?

Wondering whether one day is enough or not, to explore Tokyo? Certainly not; but here's how you can make the most of it. Though Tokyo is the place to be, suggesting attractions for 24 hours in Tokyo could be a tough choice as there are many places than you can visit. You might get a glimpse of Tokyo, but for a local slice, you of course need a lot more time. On this trip, we suggest you cover only 4-5 popular attractions of Tokyo, spending time walking around and discovering the history, culture, and people.

What to pack for 1 day in Tokyo vacation?

It can be worth having a petite backpack for Tokyo day trip. More helpful things to pack for a day trip to Tokyo:

  • Light jacket
  • Maps and Brochures
  • Snacks and Water Bottle
  • Camera with batteries

How much money do you need for 1 day in Tokyo?

The average daily price for traveling in Tokyo is USD 124. The average price of food for one day is USD 22.53. The average price of a hotel for a couple is USD 174.

How to spend 1 day in Tokyo?

The best way to explore Tokyo in 1 day is to visit the best Tokyo attractions and avoid the crowd whenever possible. This Tokyo itinerary of 1 day takes you to the landmark spots like Meiji Jingu Shrine, Ueno Park, Roppongi. Along with a mist-trix of must-see attractions, outdoor activities and few family and kid’s activities like a visit to Tsukiji Fish Market, you will have a splendid time on your one day trip to Tokyo for sure.

Tokyo travel tips to save time and money

Easy and handy Tokyo guidelines for your one day trip in Tokyo:

  • Don't try to fit in everything
  • Book a guided Tokyo sightseeing tour
  • Start early, you will have more time to explore as well you can easily beat the crowds.
  • Don't leave your planning until the last minute

Where to stay for 1 day in Tokyo?

Since you have only 24 hours in Tokyo, you should make the most of it by staying around the city's top attractions. Although it might not be the best deal, you will save time as well money spent on commute. Whatever your budget is, you can easily find the cheap and budget friendly accommodations in Tokyo for 1 day. Locals also offer cozy homestays with awesome food and they would guide you to plan your travel accordingly.

Best places to eat in Tokyo if you've only 1 day:

Want to explore the sumptuous cuisine of this city? Then, visit the most popular restaurants for delicious food.

Local transportation in Tokyo

If you want to explore the offbeat places in Tokyo and know its every nook and corner, then hopping onto a metro/train or a local city bus will be a smart choice.

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