Odaiba is a walkable, family-friendly neighborhood with convenient options for restaurants and bars. The sea and island views showcase the area's natural beauty. Hotels in Odaiba provide a good starting point for sightseeing in and around the Tokyo area.
Sightseeing around Odaiba
Some top local attractions include the museums, monuments, and theme park. The local culture at Zepp Tokyo, Tokyo Water Science Museum, and Gundam Front Tokyo might be just what you're looking for. Fuji Television Headquarters, Statue of Liberty, and Rainbow Bridge are monuments worth a look. Harumi Wharf, Ebara Shrine, and Tokyo Gate Bridge are a few landmarks that can't be missed. Bring the family to Palette Town Ferris Wheel, Mega Web, and Palette Town.
You can get some shopping done while you're here, or take part in any number of other activities. Odaiba Kaihin Koen, Shiokaze Park, or Tokyo Rinkai Disaster Prevention Park are ideal spots to enjoy the outdoors. Surround yourself with nature at Toyosu Park, Tatsuminomori Seaside Park, and Shinkiba Park. For retail therapy, consider Venus Fort, Odaiba Venus Fort, and DiverCity Tokyo Plaza, and seek out the perfect souvenir. Ariake Sports Center, LEGOLAND Discovery Center Tokyo, and Aqua City Shopping Center are other spots for some local fun.
A few of the most popular sights in the area include Tokyo Tower, Disneyland® Tokyo, and Meiji Jingu Shrine. Telecom Center Observatory, Tokyo Port Museum, and Tokyo Big Sight are other top spots to see.
Getting around Odaiba
For a quick way to explore the city, catch a ride on metro transit at Aomi Station, Kokusai-tenjijo-seimon Station, or Odaiba-kaihinkoen Station. If you want to head out of town, you can hop aboard a train at Tokyo Ariake Station. Learn about your options for water transportation at the port.
Odaiba is 5.2 miles (8.3 km) from the airport in Tokyo (HND-Haneda). The next closest airport is Tokyo (NRT-Narita Intl.), located 35.4 miles (56.9 km) away.