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Akihabara, Chiyoda
(3.8/5 based on 2,400+ 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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  • For any Anime fan, Akihabara is a must. The numerous shops line up are closely tightly. As a tip "Browse all levels!"
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  • It was 'meh' It is a fascinating place and if you are looking for electronics, anime goods and would like to submerge yourself in some aspects of popular culture, well, this is the place for you. Unfo...  more »
  • The heart of Anime/Manga and Games culture in Japan. A must visit place if you are interested in this side of Japanese culture. Plenty of electronics stores too if you are looking for things from phon...  more »