Tokyo is an amazing city where you can eat, roam around, learn and do endless shopping. Almost every luxury brand in the world, has a store in Tokyo. There are many unique shopping place which sell astonishing, weird and bizarre things. Here is a 3-day shopping plan of Tokyo that includes all the cheap, expensive, luxury, weird and wonderful options.
Tokyo has many shopping districts whereas the best one is Ginza. This area has some of the chic, elegant, prettiest boutiques and sparkling department stores. It has everything you need.
Mitsukoshi is a typical Japanese shopping place with high quality good and trendy Japanese fashion. There is a huge food hall in the basement where you can get delicious snacks.
Shimokitazawa Station is the home to very interesting vintage shops. You will find some items that you cannot find anywhere else in the world. It is a trendy, cool and wonderful neighbourhood. There are many interesting places to spend evening so stay here for nightlife.
Visit Flamingo for cheap, vintage clothing. There are huge collections from 40s to 80s. Haight and Ashbury is another popular vintage items place that sells antique dresses and old lace items. They also have a range of men’s wear from the past.
You need a lot of money if you want to do shopping in Tokyo because there are a lot of things which are attractive and so unique that you cannot find them anywhere else in the world.
Start day 2 from Ohi racecourse flea market. It is the most popular flea market in Japan. It is among the biggest flea markets in the country with more than 600 vendors. It is near Oikeibajo station
There are different outlet malls in Tokyo where you can buy a variety of things in affordable prices. Shopping from outlet malls is a great option for budget travelers. Visitors can find western style outfits and shoes in all important sizes.
Venus Fort is famous for many international brand stores. This is a regular shopping mall with many outlets of clothing, shoes and accessories brands. It is a very beautiful place with an artificial sky and fountain. There are about 180 shops and restaurants.
Unique and Weird Places in Tokyo
There are a plenty of unique and weird things in Tokyo to shop. You can not only buy them for yourself but can gift to loved ones. It offers a different experience that nobody can have anywhere else in the world.
Gotokuji Temple is a very unique Buddhist temple. There are cats sculpture stalls. This is a family friendly place and cats are called Maneki-Neko. It is said that it will bring more customers, if you buy a sculpture cat and place it in front of your business. They are very cute and can be purchased as a decoration piece.
There are a plenty of wonderful things to shop in Tokyo. You can look for some unique souvenirs for your loved ones.