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Akihabara, Chiyoda

(3.9/5 based on 2,600+ reviews on the web)
Tokyo's hub for all things hi-tech, Akihabara serves as a haven for gamers, computer enthusiasts, and in recent times, fans of anime and manga. This "Electric Town" is the place to go when shopping for electronic devices, gadgets, and computer-related items. Roaming the streets of the lively neighborhood, you'll come across countless electronics stores, game shops, and internet cafes, but also a variety of anime distributors and maid cafes, cosplay establishments employing waitresses dressed up as French maids. Using our custom trip planner, Tokyo attractions like Akihabara can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Akihabara is the place to go to get electrical and electronic goods in Japan with numerous stores with up to seven floors of all types of electrical goods and electronic gadgets.The top floor is usual...  more »
  • This is a nice place to wander and look through all the stores if you are a big fan of manga and anime. Lots of figurines, with varying degrees of details. I was almost disappointed since we went to t...  more »
  • Cool area in Tokyo with just about anything and everything there. The massive electronics store will have everything you want but contrary to what we were told some of the products were cheaper in BIC...  more »