10 Family-Amazing Activities in Tokyo for a Magical Holiday

Family-friendly activities in Japan’s capital!

Japan’s capital is a bastion of all things high-tech and modern. From restaurants that are staffed by robots to towering skyscrapers, Tokyo has a distinct type of Japanese culture that separates it from other Japanese cities like Osaka and Kyoto. It’s exciting sights and activities make it a perfect destination for families; consider these 10 Things to Do in Tokyo with Kids!

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1. Hakone


Hakone is a resort town that offers amazing views of almost any of Japan’s four seasons as well as views of Mt. Fuji. Aside from these scenic views, Hakone is great for kids because of a pirate ship cruise on Hakone’s Lake Ashi. Perfect for adventure-loving youngsters who want to immerse in life at the high seas, book this cruise as well as other activities in Hakone with Tripsle.

Sail on a Pirate Ship in Hakone

2. Robot Restaurant

Robot Restaurant

One of the pinnacles of Tokyo’s tech-centric culture, the Robot Restaurant is all about the spectacle and is perfect for some wacky and zany childish fun. Found in the Shinjuku district, the Robot Restuarant is a show chockfull of laser lights, performers and robots and everything that makes Japan so uniquely and entertainingly bizarre.

Book a Table at the Robot Restaurant

3. Madame Tussauds Tokyo

Madame Tussauds Tokyo

We’re pretty sure you’re kids have their celebrity idols, so when you head to Japan, why not let your kids meet their favorite celebrities at Madame Tussauds Tokyo? Japan’s version of the world-famous wax figure museum hosts replicas of international superstars like Michael Jackson and Lady Gaga.

Explore Madame Tussauds Tokyo

4. teamLab Borderless

teamLab Borderless

Another example of Tokyo’s amazing commitment to making the most of cutting-edge technology, teamLab Borderless hosts a collection of interactive exhibits that showcase an amazing blend of artistry and technology. Its stunning visual exhibits are probably the closest thing to magic for your youngsters and a great place to take them when you visit Tokyo.

Book a Ticket to teamLab Borderless

5. Mt. Fuji

Mt Fuji

No matter what the season, the region that houses Japan’s famous volcano Mt. Fuji should always offer cool weather that Filipino families always enjoy. While climbing the whole mountain as a family can be quite a challenge, the nearby stations that house some amazing ice-cream, souvenirs, and photo spots are perfect for any family.

Book a Family Trip to Mt. Fuji

6. LEGOLAND Discovery Center

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Tokyo

Perfect for parents with youngsters who have an active imagination and want to work with their hands, LEGOLAND is the perfect showcase of the iconic, colorful bricks that can be built into anything the mind can make up. Bring your kids in for this and more when you can skip the line with Tripsle!

Explore LEGOLAND Discovery Center

7. Sanrio Puroland

Sanrio Puroland

Another favorite for children is Hello Kitty and her adorable friends under the Sanrio brand. Sanrio Puroland is an indoor theme park that features family-friendly kiddie rides that feature Sanrio mainstays. Make sure that your family gets a chance to grab a picture with Sanrio’s queen Hello Kitty in her own mansion!

Book an Adventure to Sanrio Puroland

8. Fuji-Q Highland

Fuji-Q Highland

For the thrill-seeking family, this amusement park is all about the heart-pounding adrenaline rush you all crave. Fuji-Q Highland’s main attractions are four rollercoasters (two with Guinness World Record distinctions) along with a terrifying Haunted Hotel and anime-themed attractions.

Book a Thrilling Adventure at Fuji-Q Highland

9. Sunshine Aquarium

Sunshine Aquarium

Animal-loving families will definitely love their time at the Sunshine Aquarium. Hosting over 370,000 species of animals that are safely cared for and maintained by their well-trained staff, families can watch sea lions perform in shows as well as go through the aquarium’s colorful Jellyfish Tunnel.

Book a Thrilling Adventure at Fuji-Q Highland

10. Hitachi National Seaside Park

Hitachi Park

This national park found in Ibaraki is home to an annual music festival as well as a seasonal highlight of colorful flowers that bloom in differing hues. Nearby, orchards in Ibaraki bear fresh pears and chestnuts that you can pick with your family as part of Tripsle’s tour of the park.

Explore Hitachi National Seaside Park

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