02 January, 2020
28 August, 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, the most affordable time of year to travel to Tokyo is November/2020.
ANA and Air New Zealand fly direct between New Zealand and Tokyo.
Thai Airways is the cheapest airline that flies from New Zealand to Tokyo.
Qatar Airways is the best airline to fly to Tokyo from New Zealand. For direct flights then ANA is the best. The best budget airline is Jetstar.