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Akihabara Electric Town (Akihabara Denki-gai)

Travel Guide - Akihabara Electric Town (Akihabara Denki-gai)

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Akihabara Electric Town features bustling streets with specialty shops of electric appliances and pop culture. It is one of the largest electronics quarters in the world, lined with a number of electronics stores that offer PC equipment, office automation equipment, and home appliances. In addition, there are also a variety of shops specializing in computer software and video game as well as Anime and Manga.
With the increase of foreign tourists today, many duty-free stores stock appliances designed for overseas use, and most of the employees working in such stores are fluent in several languages; therefore customers can easily purchase overseas models and products here.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Varies according to the shop / facility

ClosedClosed

  • Varies according to the shop / facility

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • Short walk from JR Akihabara Station
  • 2 minutes walk from Akihabara Station on the Tsukuba Express (01)
  • 5 minutes walk from Akihabara Station on the Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line (H15)
  • 5 minutes walk from Suehirocho Station on the Tokyo Metro Ginza Line (G14)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • Sotokanda, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 101-0021

TweetsTweets

Lichzim @Lichzim - 2019-11-17
RT @Nighthaven4: @PyroMaker3 oh that's a move you get by leveling up the kid from akihabara arcade
PlanMySchoolTrip @planschooltrips - 2019-11-17
Bullet trains, mega-city Tokyo & the Akihabara Electric district are premier images in some people’s minds. Ask ano… https://t.co/St39iVdjsm
‍ ‍ ‍ ‍𝕯𝖊𝖛𝖎𝖑。 ‍ ‍ ‍ ‍ @SIepism - 2019-11-17
Why are all the good arcades in Colorado in the Denver area

Boss Stage or Akihabara owners if you're reading this… https://t.co/VLIvOpg1cb
Ent Ashy💨 @EntAshy - 2019-11-17
RT @NShmups: I don't really know what the Digital Games Expo is, but it's happening in Akihabara tomorrow and it looks like a fair few #shm…
Chandrakanth @Chandra17393832 - 2019-11-17
@_DREAMTICKET @rekko_akase @MIS_AKIHABARA @epixis_akiba Love you 💛💛💗💗💘💘
TALON | Book @booknopparut - 2019-11-17
@Rei1028_ I think better get new lever in akihabara
Thailand there no store sell crown
Nighthaven @Nighthaven4 - 2019-11-17
@PyroMaker3 oh that's a move you get by leveling up the kid from akihabara arcade
kakegurui is my new obsession @superiorpoppy - 2019-11-17
@rihocantbefound Tower Records: CDs, some photobooks
Book off: cheap CDs, photobooks
Akihabara: hello! Shop
unforgivendraco72 @unforgivendrac1 - 2019-11-17
RT @sarameikasai: Yokohama adventures 💜 I’ve been having so much fun here, but today it’s off to Tokyo! What would you guys like me to post…
Hey it’s Aye @aye11100111 - 2019-11-17
RT @serkantoto: 9:45am on Friday in Japan, launch day for Pokemon Sword and Shield.

Japan’s biggest electronics store Yodobashi in Akihaba…
Thanko inc. @Thanko_Inc - 2019-11-17
[Recommended Item]'Air Bath Pillow Smartphone Holder'.
https://t.co/zi9l3eE02F
#akihabara #souvenir #smartphone #waterproofstand
JP cute girl @Otetudai1403 - 2019-11-17
【No charge】
The leg of the cute girl of Akihabara.
If you would like to see a photograph, only a mail address is.
https://t.co/33mspLkpNO
seTuft @se_tuft - 2019-11-17
RT @TokyoTreat: ❓ Who's that Pokemon? ❓

We spotted these panels at the station in Akihabara and we couldn't help but take a pic. We wasted…
Tokyo Treat @TokyoTreat - 2019-11-17
❓ Who's that Pokemon? ❓

We spotted these panels at the station in Akihabara and we couldn't help but take a pic. W… https://t.co/4ncPVu2UBC
?¿ @silah_twt - 2019-11-17
@najmiafiq11 O did u see them around akihabara?? probably just banyak maid cafes ... or u strayed sampai red light district hskdhsk
𝑺𝒉𝒊𝒎𝒂𝒅𝒂 𝑶𝒔𝒂𝒎𝒖🍀 @shimatch036 - 2019-11-17
@ace_killer222 Yes, it was handmade.Thank you for coming today. See you next month in Akihabara.😊
Auroner @arturovilla123 - 2019-11-17
RT @sarameikasai: Yokohama adventures 💜 I’ve been having so much fun here, but today it’s off to Tokyo! What would you guys like me to post…
ウズ@ころあず最高 @Uznare - 2019-11-16
RT @NForza26: For indie/doujin game fans in Tokyo tomorrow, come to the Digital Games Expo at the Akihabara UDX! Hundreds of devs showing o…
しのび @ShinobiRoman - 2019-11-16
RT @AMAKOI_info: 2019/11/17(日)
AKIHABARA NEW-FLOW -night-
TwinBoxGARAGE
OPEN16:30/START16:50
2000円+1Drink

予約▷https://t.co/iq6TiRjJKK
Sara @saralacava - 2019-11-16
RT @MyHaikuPond: Today's Classic:

'to tangle or untangle
the willow ―
it's up to the wind'

Chiyo-ni

Image: 'Famous places in the…
jay @jay_law90 - 2019-11-16
@jmehytr Which one? I'm in Akihabara right now! 😜
Luke Dougherty (Teaching @ Japan) @Lukedoc321 - 2019-11-16
You don't know true fear until you've been on a deserted Akihabara street at midnight surrounded by a dozen cute ma… https://t.co/vscBCW47RL
Gyro @Gyrowoof - 2019-11-16
Oooo they have one of these Gashapon stores here at Suntec. Tad like a throw back to Tokyo akihabara stores. XD https://t.co/eQUEmc2Smr
Paul @ bemanistyle @AceJayDX - 2019-11-16
RT @NForza26: For indie/doujin game fans in Tokyo tomorrow, come to the Digital Games Expo at the Akihabara UDX! Hundreds of devs showing o…
Hot Diggity Dog @AnimationHotDog - 2019-11-16
RT @Babylonian: Asked this guy in Akihabara what Sword Art Online’s Japanese reputation is like. He told me that here, “Kirito” is often us…
Thanko inc. @Thanko_Inc - 2019-11-16
[Recommended Item]3in1! Pen Type Power Bank for iPhone and Android!
https://t.co/3MROcEqx5g
#akihabara #souvenir #electronic

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