Dear Lykkers, are you planning a trip to Tokyo and wondering if Tokyo Tower should be on your travel list? As travelers who love to uncover Tokyo's gems, we can assure you: It's worth a visit.

Whether you're a photographer seeking the perfect cityscape shot, an architecture enthusiast admiring one of Tokyo's most iconic structures, or simply a traveler eager to soak in the grandeur of the world's largest city, Tokyo Tower won't disappoint.

Tokyo Tower

Your Guide to Tokyo Tower

How to Get There

By train

5-minute walk from Akabanebashi Station and Akabanebashi Exit on the Oedo Line.

Kamiyacho Station on the Hibiya Line, 7-minute walk from Exit 1.

Mita Line Onarimon Station, 6-minute walk from A1.

Mita Line Shiba Koen Station, 10-minute walk from A4.

By Car

Surface and underground parking adjacent to Tokyo Tower:

First hour / 600 yen. Additional 300 yen for every 30 minutes after that.

Car park opening hours: 9:00-23:00 (last admission 22:30).

Tokyo Tower Admission Prices

Tickets for Tokyo Tower vary depending on which deck you choose to visit. The Main Deck, standing at 150 meters, offers one perspective, while the Top Deck, soaring at 250 meters, provides a higher vantage point. You can access the Main Deck with a Top Deck ticket and then ascend to the top at your designated time.

Main Deck Tickets (150 meters/490 feet)

Adults(19 and over): ¥1200 (approximately US$8.40)

Top Deck Tour ( 250 meters/820 feet)

Adults (19 and over): ¥2800 online (around US$19.70) or ¥3000 at the counter (about US$21.20)

High School (16 to 18 years old): ¥2600 online (approximately US$18.30) or ¥2800 at the counter (roughly US$19.70)

Elementary School (7 to 15 years old): ¥1800 online (about US$12.60) or ¥2000 at the counter (approximately US$14.00)

Children (4 to 6 years old): ¥1200 online (roughly US$8.40) or ¥1400 at the counter (around US$9.80)

Things to Do at Tokyo Tower

Main Deck Experience

If you're on a budget, opt for the Main Deck, offering breathtaking views. Apart from the panoramic vistas, you'll find a section with glass flooring, a cozy cafe, and a delightful gift shop like The Sky.


Tokyo Tower & Japan-themed souvenirs, including teddy bears, toys & edible goods.

Open Hours: 9 AM-10 PM

Official site:

Contact number: +81 3-3433-5114

Payments: Credit cards

For the adventurous souls, there's also an option to climb all 600 steps of the staircase, available until 4 p.m. on most days, weather permitting.

Throughout the year, special events take place on the Main Deck, featuring evening illuminations or captivating projection mapping, adding an extra layer of charm to your Tokyo experience.

Top Deck Experience

For an even more expansive view, ascend to the Top Deck, where you can marvel at Tokyo's skyline, spot the towering Skytree, and even catch a glimpse of the majestic Mount Fuji on clear days.

Exploring Tokyo Tower Foot Town

At the tower's base lies Foot Town, a bustling mall offering a variety of dining options, from budget-friendly eateries to cozy cafes, along with souvenir shops. During the summer months, don't miss the chance to unwind at the high ball garden.

Tokyo Tower Foot Town RF

Address: 4 Chome-2-8 Shibakoen, Minato City, Tokyo 105-0011, Japan

Open hours: 9 AM-10:30 PM

Nearby Attractions

While you're in the area, consider exploring the following nearby attractions:

Shiba Park: A beautifully landscaped park featuring an artificial gorge with a cascading waterfall and lush ornamental trees. Admission is free, and pets, including dogs, are welcome.

Address: 4 Chome-10-17 Shibakoen, Minato City, Tokyo 105-0011, Japan

Phone: +81 3-3431-4359

Zōjōji Temple: The main temple of Jōdo-shū, boasting ornate buildings dating back to the 1600s. Admission is free, and the temple is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Address: 4 Chome-7-35 Shibakoen, Minato City, Tokyo 105-0011, Japan

Nearby Hotels

TOKYO-W-INN Asakus: 2-star hotel, 3.8 miles from the center, subway access, $67 *1 night on

Tokyo Prince Hotel: Free cancellation, Breakfast included, $544* 1 night

First Cabin Ichigaya: 0.5 miles from center, Free cancellation, $116* 1 night on

Zōjō-ji Temple

Dear Lykkers, prepare to be swept off your feet as you ascend to dizzying heights, soak in breathtaking views, and immerse yourself in the pulse of this dynamic city.

With every step and every glance, Tokyo Tower whispers tales of wonder and possibility, urging you to write your chapter in its storied history.

Come, embrace the magic, and let Tokyo Tower ignite your passion for exploration like never before. Your journey awaits, and Tokyo Tower is ready to welcome you with open arms.