Shibuya Crossing, Shibuya

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Take part in one of the most iconic scenes in Tokyo by joining the crowds through Shibuya Crossing, an enormous bustling intersection outside Shibuya station. Flanked by illuminated skyscrapers on each corner, the intersection buzzes with organized chaos as pedestrians cross in every direction at once. Watch the hypnotic movement of the crowds from afar--ideally from the windows of one of the surrounding buildings--before diving into the packed but orderly masses yourself. To visit Shibuya Crossing on your trip to Tokyo, use our Tokyo online trip itinerary builder .
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  • I assume this is a must-see while in Tokyo. It is a busy space, a huge intersection but actually well organized as traffic is held up in all directions so pedestrians can cross any which way. It is qu...  more »
  • In a sense, it may be a famous place in Japan. After the japan national football team's victory, the moment of new year, and halloween is coming soon. The policeman who became "DJ police" and the word were born from here. Every time the signal changes, where did it come from, people, people, people. It is such a place.
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  • Amazing Place Times Square of Japan Loads of people and Lots more Love it !!!
  • Full of people Full of stores and restaurants
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