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Akihabara, Chiyoda

Categories: Neighborhoods, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
3.9/5 based on 2,200+ 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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  • This place is not only quirky but if you are looking to buy presents to bring back home... I highly recommend this place as most of the shops are tax free. Although when I say gifts I'm mean kit Kat, ...  read more »
  • Like cartoons, so has plenty of Akihabara, the shopping is great fun looking around the shop. People in cosplay and getting tired, there is also welcome.
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  • For anime and manga fans ; and now known for the 'geeks'....this neighborhood is a must for those who enjoy the genre We spotted lines forming for one establishment set to open at 10am and it turns ou...  read more »
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