SAS, the largest airline company in Scandinavia, offers cheap international flight tickets to Tokyo through or from Copenhagen. Our city guide will help you find out what's up and the best tips from SAS crew and passengers.
A city of smaller cities, Tokyo's neighbourhoods are individual and unique in what each can offer, from cultural sights to vast shopping malls.
What's up in Tokyo
This nationally recognised Shinto shrine is recognized as one of Japan's primary symbols of the country's major religion. Take in the huge 11-meter (36-ft.) cypress tree torii (gate) before wandering peacefully along winding paths to the wonderful inner buildings.
This stylized theater performance consists of elaborate choreography and make-up combined with colorful traditional nagauta music. The plays are dramatic and exciting, though in the 17th century, female kabuki performers were banned. Men now play the roles of both genders most convincingly.
|Space Lab Yellow |
One of the best sound systems in the city draws a Japanese-strong crowd dressed in weird and wacky outfits. The best DJs have all played here.
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Omotesando near Harajuku train station
A fabulous optician with the best prices in Tokyo. There are 3 price classes (eye exam, frame, lenses and box): ¥5000, 7000, or 9000 depending on the frame. I bought 10 pairs.
Anne-Marie, flight attendant
|Ishidatami Kagurazaka |
Ganban-yoku 3-2-7 Kagurazaka, Shinjuku-ku
Tel.: +81 3 6277 7726
Lie down and sweat in a room with a radium ore, a stone that emits miniscule quantities of radiation. It's great for detox and gives you better health.
|¥100 shop |
Guess what? Everything here costs ¥100. Go wild!
|Copenhagen-Tokyo ||3:45pm-9:35am +1 ||Daily |
|Tokyo-Copenhagen ||11:40am-4:05pm ||Daily |
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|Population: 13.2 million |
|Language: Japanese |
|Currency: Yen (¥) |
|Time zone: JST || |
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