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Does It Snow in Tokyo? Snowfall Probability based on Snowfall Amount and Number of Snow Days

Tokyo Station

A country known for its four seasons, in Japan one can enjoy watching the transitions between spring, summer, autumn, and winter. Beautiful cherry blossoms are in full bloom in the spring. Fresh green trees dot the city in the summer. Bright autumn leaves and flowers paint the autumn scenery. And in the winter, blankets of snow transform the city into a winter wonderland. Indeed, enjoying the changing expressions of the city that comes with each season is just one of the pleasures of a trip to Japan. Many people who visit Tokyo during the winter are impressed by the snowscape of the city. Even amidst the bustle of Tokyo, the white snow drifting down appears to slow down the flow of time, creating a different image of the city than usual. Watching the snowfall in the unfamiliar town of an unfamiliar new country can be one of the most unforgettable memories of your life. If you happen to take the time to visit Tokyo during the snowy season, please enjoy the changing shape of the city under the snow. So how often can you actually see snow in Tokyo? We estimate the snowfall probability in Tokyo in reference to snowfall amount and the number of snow days by the Meteorological Agency of Japan.

Character merch, toys & more! Visiting Kiddy Land Harajuku, Tokyo's incredible toy store

Harajuku Other Shopping

The Harajuku Kiddy Land store is a treasure trove loaded with the latest and most popular toys. Each of its floors, from the basement to the fourth, has a wide selection of character goods popular both in Japan and abroad, such as Rilakkuma, Studio Ghibli, Hello Kitty, and Snoopy. It also has all of the latest trending items. Here there is so much to see that you will surely lose track of time. In this article we will introduce the characters and items handled on each floor.

[MOVIE] Tokyo Joypolis: Odaiba’s Indoor Amusement Park of Thrills and Fun

Odaiba Theme Parks

An amusement park you can visit rain or shine, Tokyo Joypolis by SEGA offers three floors of exciting attractions! This indoor amusement center offers rides and virtual reality experiences that are perfect for thrill seekers, as well as countless innovative activities that pique the curiosities of all who encounter them. Travelers and locals alike visit this Tokyo hotspot for fun and thrills. LIVE JAPAN took a trip to the Tokyo Bay area of Odaiba to check out Tokyo Joypolis for ourselves, where we tried games and attractions, and even found quite a few surprises!

Must-Try Before You Ride the Rails! Sapporo Station Top 10 Boxed Lunches

Sapporo / Chitose Other Restaurants

A must-try for people travelling by train in Hokkaido! Despite the long distances traveled by Hokkaido's express trains, in-car sales are extremely limited. Because of this, it is highly recommended to grab not just your ticket stubs but also some food and drink before boarding! Sapporo Station, the largest train station in Hokkaido, is the hub for many express trains arriving from and departing to all areas of Hokkaido. Because of this, it is also the home of a wide variety of ekiben, or boxed lunches. Introducing the top 10 best-sellers of Sapporo Station ekiben lunches!

[MOVIE] A Walking Tour along Narita Omotesando

Narita Old Towns (Shitamachi)

Narita International Airport welcomes millions of travelers year after year on their way to Tokyo and other destinations in Japan. However, did you know that you could have a genuine Japanese experience only 7 minutes away from the airport via train? Narita city itself has over 1,000 years of history in the area with Narita Shinsho-ji Temple being a major landmark in Chiba Prefecture. The road leading to the temple itself though also has a long history with a variety of shops dating to the Edo period and further back. This road is called: Narita Omotesando.

Ultimate Tokyo Itinerary: What to Do With 48 Hours in Tokyo!

Tokyo Station Other Sightseeing

So you have found yourself in Tokyo with a very limited amount of time to spend. Maybe you’re here on an extended layover while passing through to another destination. Perhaps Tokyo is just one small part of your vacation to Japan. Regardless of the reason, one fact remains clear - you have stepped off the plane and the clock is ticking. Tackling Tokyo in just two days is no small feat; it’s one of the biggest cities in the world after all. Follow the winding streets through its wildly varying neighborhoods and you will quickly realize how easy it is to become overwhelmed here. In order to make the best use of your time, a well-thought-out itinerary is a must. For those seeking the “quintessential Tokyo experience”, look no further.

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