02 January, 2020
Tokyo is a metropolis that every adventurer should have on their bucket list. Mingling futuristic skyscrapers with mystical parks that bloom pink with cherry blossoms, it's a capital that oozes character, charm, culture, history – you name it. From the soaring lookouts of the Tokyo Tower to the salt-scented hawkers of the Tsukiji Fish Market, the tea-pouring libations at the Meiji Shrine to the sushi kitchens of the downtown, there's oodles and oodles to get through. If that sounds like your cup of sake, be sure to get hunting for cheap flights to Tokyo from New Zealand. The best bargains are usually on indirect flights going via an Asian hub like Manila or Shanghai.
Tokyo takes a turn for the serene at the Senso-ji shrine. It's a Buddhist temple with beautiful architecture and meditation gardens.
An observation deck 250 meters up the Tokyo Tower offers unrivalled views of the colossal capital of Japan.
Tokyo's Imperial Palace is encircled by cherry-speckled parks in the heart of buzzing Chiyoda ward.
At the moment, January/2021 is the cheapest time of year to fly to Tokyo. You will pay the most in September/2020.
ANA and Air New Zealand fly non-stop between New Zealand and Tokyo.
The cheapest airline that flies to Tokyo from New Zealand is Fiji Airways.
The best airline to fly from New Zealand to Tokyo is Singapore Airlines. If you would like non-stop flights then ANA is best. Jetstar is the best low-cost airline.