A guide to touring Tokyo Chuo City

A guide to touring Tokyo Chuo City

Introduction of Chuo City

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Introduction movie


The five themed videos, each represented by a single Kanji character, and the digest version come together to comprise a total of six.
Each is created in four languages - Japanese, English, Korean and Chinese (traditional / simplified), and are released in three patterns: 3 minutes, 1.5 minutes and 15 seconds.

  • Walk (歩ARUKU)
  • Walk (歩ARUKU)
  • Take a stroll around the city and come into contact with traditions and trends.
  • 遊(ASOBU)
  • Activity (遊ASOBU)
  • Enjoy Tokyo even more through a variety of experiences that you can only find here.
  • Food (食TABERU)
  • Food (食TABERU)
  • In one of the greatest gourmet cities in the world, eat your way through Edo and Tokyo.
  • Colors (彩IRODORI)
  • Colors (彩IRODORI)
  • Feel the beauty of the seasons in the center of Tokyo.
  • People (人HITO)
  • People (人HITO)
  • Craftspeople at the top of their fields give a warm Japanese welcome to visitors from around the world.
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Recommended walking routes


We have selected five trip courses to help you to fully explore Chuo City, which offer the opportunity to enjoy the Edo period atmosphere, eat gourmet food, or visit a shopping area!

  • Experience the highlights of Chuo City!Three hours of touring popular attractions in Chuo City
  • Experience the highlights of Chuo City!
    Three hours of touring popular attractions in Chuo City
  • Experience the highlights of Chuo City!
    Three hours of touring popular attractions in Chuo City
  • Chuo City is full of popular attractions, including Ginza, Nihonbashi, and the Tsukiji Outer Market! The three-hour trip will introduce you to the highlights of Chuo City.
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  • Enjoy "Japanese Gourmet Foods!Three hours of tasting and walking here and there
  • Enjoy "Japanese Gourmet Foods!
    Three hours of tasting and walking here and there
  • Enjoy "Japanese Gourmet Foods!
    Three hours of tasting and walking here and there
  • Recommended for travelers who are eager to enjoy small amounts of delicious Japanese gourmet foods. You can enjoy Chuo City's select Japanese gourmet foods!
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  • The photo spots are in the town of Edo!Looking for Ukiyoe in Chuo City
  • The photo spots are in the town of Edo!
    Looking for Ukiyoe in Chuo City
  • The photo spots are in the town of Edo!
    Looking for Ukiyoe in Chuo City
  • You can visit the locations depicted in ukiyoe and take photos as a keepsake. While appreciating the difference between the present and the past, enjoy the appeal of ukiyoe and Chuo City.
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  • Enjoy the secluded areas of Chuo! A stroll through Tsukuda and Tsukishima
  • Enjoy the secluded areas of Chuo!
    A stroll through Tsukuda and Tsukishima
  • Enjoy the secluded areas of Chuo!
    A stroll through Tsukuda and Tsukishima
  • Chuo has secluded areas with a retro vibe in addition to its bustling areas such as Ginza and Nihonbashi. We invite you to experience Chuo's new charm in traditional alleyways.
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  • Full of spots overflowing with human warmth and the passions of craftsmen! Strolling around the Ningyocho & Kodenmacho neighborhood
  • Full of spots overflowing with human warmth and the passions of craftsmen!
    Strolling around the Ningyocho & Kodenmacho neighborhood
  • Full of spots overflowing with human warmth and the passions of craftsmen!
    Strolling around the Ningyocho & Kodenmacho neighborhood
  • In Ningyocho, visit Ogannonji Temple and Amazake-yokocho St. to enjoy its friendly old-town atmosphere. If you take a walk around the Kodenmacho neighborhood, you can see countless products passionately crafted by the hands of skilled craftsmen. And finish by being satiated with exquisite gourmet food from long-established stores! Why not visit the stylish spots of Chuo City?
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Top 10 Tourist Attractions

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  • TOP1

    ningyouyakihonpo itakuraya

  • ningyouyakihonpo itakuraya
  • The mold is turned over clattering rhythmically. When the mold is opened, steam rises softly and the confectionery Shichifukujin (Seven Deities of Good Fortune) fall out. Ningyoyaki (doll-shaped cake) of itakuraya, which always pursues an unchanging taste by changing the composition of batter seasonally, has a simple flavor to evoke nostalgia.
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  • TOP1

    HAKUHINKAN TOY PARK Ginza Shop

  • HAKUHINKAN TOY PARK Ginza Shop
  • This is a toy specialty shop that has about 200,000 items of toys, stuffed toys, games, figures, Japanese goods, character goods of Japanese origin, etc. in the space from the basement to the 4th floor. The toy park accommodates Hakuhinkan RACING PARK, a slot car circuit where minicars can run (200 yen / 5 minutes), and DOOB-3D Ginza shop.
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  • TOP1

    Toyomi Fish Museum

  • Toyomi Fish Museum
  • The museum has many videos about fish. Visitors can learn about fish while enjoying videos on the touch monitors that can be operated with their own hands. Please come here to learn about things that interest you; you will be able to discover something new. We are awaiting your visit.
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  • TOP1

    Tsukishima Monja Street

  • Tsukishima Monja Street
  • Monjayaki is the origin of Japanese cheap sweets. It is widely known as the representative taste of downtown Tokyo. You can enjoy the fun cooking and eating methods. Please visit Tsukishima where there are a lot of good restaurants, delicious aromas in the air and smiling faces. Monjayaki Souvenir Sets and local maps are available at the Office of the Tsukishima Monja Promotional Cooperative Society.
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Chuo City by Boat

Chuo City by Boat

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  • Around Nihonbashi and Kyobashi

    Nihonbashi is a traditional town with countless long-established shops. Tokyo Chuo City Tourist Information Center is located in the Kyobashi area, which is currently a focus of attention.

  • Around Ginza

    Ginza is a leader of Japan's major downtown area, full of well-known department stores and overseas brand boutiques.

  • Around Tsukiji and Hatchobori

    The market for fish, vegetables, etc. is renowned for leading Tokyo's food culture for generations. Besides the market, there are many famous or historic sights.

  • Around Ningyocho

    The historic town is very popular for Edo period inspired automaton clocks and traditional Japanese confectionery shops.

  • Around Tsukishima and Harumi

    While the waterfront retains an urban atmosphere, the old town has a totally different vibe. If visiting the area, you will want to enjoy local gourmet food such as tsukudani and monjayaki.

Pre-travel information


Full of useful information that you should know before travelling to Japan, including etiquette, weather, and traffic information.