Planning a date night in Tokyo? Skip the usual fancy restaurant or movie night and mix things up in this dazzling city! With one of the world’s largest selections of weird, wonderful, and wild attractions, it’s the perfect place to come up with out of the box date ideas that could spice up your relationship.
Witness a Wild Cabaret Show in Robot Restaurant
Take your partner to the famous Robot Restaurant for a one-of-a-kind cabaret show that’s known for its high-octane performances and futuristic effects. Witness a bizarre tale of samurais, dinosaurs, robots, and acrobatic dancers unfold onstage while neon lights and lasers dazzle the audience. Book Robot Restaurant’s Evening Cabaret ticket with KKday early to get a great discount on one of the top Tokyo attractions!
Don a Cartoon Costume and Hit the Streets on a Go Kart
Embrace youthful exuberance as a couple in a go-karting experience on the streets of Tokyo. Dress up as a cartoon character, then enjoy a unique sightseeing experience past famous city landmarks as you weave through Tokyo on a go-kart. Try the Tokyo Streetcar Go-Kart Experience and feel like a kid again!
Enjoy a Cruise on a Traditional Yakatabune
Climb aboard a traditional Japanese wooden tour boat for a memorable cruise along Sumida River in Tokyo. The Yakatabune Cruise is a unique way to spend an evening in the city with the tranquil waters and glittering skyline providing a romantic atmosphere. Enjoy the sight of famous landmarks like Tokyo Tower and Odaiba, then savor a delicious and authentic meal on the boat.
Hop on a Rickshaw for an Unusual Tour
Discover historic sites and cultural treasures in Asakusa on a unique rickshaw tour of the district. Climb aboard a traditional rickshaw and let your expert guide whisk you away on a journey past the top attractions in Asakusa, from the thousand-year-old Kaminarimon Gate to the comic performance at the Asakusa Engei Hall.
Feast on Authentic Japanese Cuisine on a Tokyo Food Tour
They say a way to a person’s heart is through his stomach. If so, a food tour is one of the best things to do in Tokyo for a couple in love. Take your sweetheart on a night food tour of local haunts around Yurakucho, Ginza, and Shimbashi. Explore narrow alleys and hidden izakayas that serve the tastiest and most authentic Japanese cuisine. Find out where the locals get their fill in the Tokyo Night Food Tour!
Learn How to Make Delicious Sushi Together
For a pair who loves Japanese food, a cooking class could be a great date option in Tokyo. Explore the famous Tsukiji Market and learn how to prepare sushi from the masters in a Japanese Cultural Tour via KKday. Soak in the wisdom, so you and your partner can whip up authentic sushi for family, friends, and each other in your own kitchen anytime you want!
Relax in a Soothing Hot Spring Soak
A good soak at a hot spring is one of the best things to do in Japan, so make sure you and your sweetheart don’t miss out! Visit the Oedo Onsen Monogatari, the largest hot spring theme park in Tokyo featuring six types of hot springs as well as a spa, sauna, and body exfoliation treatment options.
Enjoy a Fun-Filled Date at Tokyo’s Themed Parks
In Tokyo, travelers get their pick of amusement parks, all of which are fun destinations for both kids and adults.
Meet famous Sanrio characters like Hello Kitty and Little Twin Stars at Sanrio Puroland or explore SEGA’s Joypolis for exciting rides and classic games like Sonic the Hedgehog. The One Piece Tower is another good stop for an immersive experience around the One Piece adventure series, while Legoland Discovery Center offers the ultimate playground for Lego lovers with rides and expansive play areas.
Wander the Fairytale Expanse of Ghibli Museum
For fans of the renowned Studio Ghibli films, the Ghibli Museum is one of the essential places to visit in Tokyo. The unique museum captures the magical quality of films like Spirited Away and Howl’s Moving Castle with characters and exhibits from the iconic films scattered all over the grounds. As a treat, visitors even get to access the in-house Saturn Theater, which screens original short films by Studio Ghibli that can only be seen here.
Book a Ghibli Museum ticket via KKday!
Get Hitched in a Traditional Japanese Shinto Wedding Ceremony
Finally, cap off a romantic trip to Tokyo with a traditional Japanese Shinto wedding ceremony! If you’re ready to tie the knot, why not do it in Japan for a unique and memorable event? Dress up in classic Japanese garb, then tie the knot in a loving and authentic Shinto ceremony in a shrine.
Get an all-in KKday package inclusive of the ceremony, kimono rentals, makeup, transportation, and photoshoot!
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