Akihabara tour starts 9:30am at Yodobashi-Akiba, ends 4:00pm at Akiba Kart.
Akihabara is the Electric Town.
Akihabara Electric Town—affectionately known as Akiba—is worldly famous for its densely packed buildings crammed full of anime, manga, and game paraphernalia. It’s a must-go spot for visitors to Japan who want to bask in geeky otaku culture. Located in the heart of Tokyo, Akihabara Station is easily accessible via the JR Yamanote Line.
1. Yodobashi-Akiba 9:30am
It is a complex commercial facility located in front of Akihabara Station. The building is 60m high, 9th floor and 6th basement.
The Tower Records (part of the 7th floor), the Yurindo of the bookstore (part of the 7th floor) , centering on Multimedia Akiba (from the 1st floor to the 6th floor) of Yodobashi Camera, a major electronics retailer Department and many other tenants. Because there are many foreign tourists and the office area is spread around, there is also a wide assortment of travel goods and stationery as well as various home appliances.
SQUARE ENIX CAFÉ
“SQUARE ENIX CAFÉ” is a special cafe space exclusively for this place, proposed by Square Enix.
Including the original menu, it changes to the interior that was inspired by the popular title of Square Enix that focused on the game for a limited time.
We will prepare a special limited cafe menu etc. for the title.
You can also enjoy it as a communication space, such as the sale of cafe-limited goods, delivery events and information dissemination.
2. Akihabara Radio Kaikan 10:30
“Akihabara Radio Kaikan” is a large shopping center located at Akihabara electric town.
Specialized audio related shops that professionals use, shops dealing with electric parts, shops dealing with security cameras and security goods, shops dealing with “Anime”,”Manga”,game, trading cards and figures, plastic models, etc., as well as gift shops and bookstores, etc. A certain store is ready.
Jungle Akihabara second store
The jungle is an entertainment and hobby shop that deals with a diverse lineup of animation, special effects, gun military, cars, and beautiful girls.
Azone Label shop Akihabara
Azone International’s retail store selling cute dolls. It takes a stance of the doll general shop and, of course, it has a wide selection of dolls and costumes made by Azone, as well as pet works, Sekiguchi, Integrity Toys, Groove and other famous and popular dolls.
“K-BOOKS’s Akihabara” Main Building and Shinkan are greatly spread over the 2nd floor on the 3rd and 4th floors. Comics, light novels, anime and games related books on the third floor, love live on the fourth floor! And related items such as Kankore, Gundam, Shonen Jump are lined up.
3. Gundam Cafe 11:30
It is the official cafe “Gundam Cafe Akihabara” of “Mobile Suit Gundam”! You can enjoy the food and drink associated with Gundam, and there is also a goods shop.
4. Akiba Zettai-Ryouiki 12:00pm
It is a popular No. 1 Maid Cafe with a review of “Maid Cafe Battlefield” Akihabara. It is a highly satisfying maid cafe, as it received the “Certificate of Excellence in 2018” at “The TripAdvisor,” the world’s largest travel review site!
“Maid cafe” is a type of cosplay cafe where the waitresses wear a maid outfit similar to a classic English or French design. They play the role of a house servant to give the customer an illusion of being a real master, using overly polite words and behavior while pampering the customers.
“Omajinai” is putting magic spells.
For all menus, maids will put magic spells to make foods delicious. Let’s do Omajinai together !
With a Polaroid camera ,You can make a memorial photo with your favorite maid.
Maid will do a pretty drawing on the photo, which will be presented for you.
“Oekaki” is a drawing menu by the maid.
The maid will draw your favorite illustration on Omelet with ketchup.
If you order a menu with live, At the central stage of the store Maid will do a live performance !
5. Mandarake complex 1:30pm
“Mandarake” is a rare items shop , old bookstore chain that develops throughout Japan.
Mandarake complex is the largest among chain stores. You can find rare items around the world.
6. Animate 2:30pm
“Animate” is sales chain stores for anime, comics and game related products.
It is Japanese largest company in the industry, with stores in 47 prefectures.
7. Akiba Kart 4:00pm
“Akiba Kart” is rental carts that can run public road without helmet.
AKIBAKART is a new sightseeing tool in Tokyo!
You can use AKIBAKART while wearing costume or cosplay for solo drive, some promotion or advertisement, and of course, group sightseeing.
The cart is very small compare with normal car, but the presence of the cart is very large.
If you drive public road in Tokyo with the cart, everyone turn their smartphone(camera) to you.
And the cart’s seat is very low. For example if you compare the cart and ‘HATO BUS’, you will be able to see another view of Tokyo from the cart’s driver seat.