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Awesome Things to Do In Japan: Most Popular Shopping Malls in Tokyo and Surroundings! (March 2020 Ranking)

Awesome Things to Do In Japan: Most Popular Shopping Malls in Tokyo and Surroundings! (March 2020 Ranking)

Date published: 27 March 2020

Here are the most popular Shopping Malls in Tokyo and Surroundings, according to leading travel website Live Japan! Our ranking is based on the most popular pages viewed by foreign visitors in the past month. Be sure to add them to your Japan travel plan when you visit Tokyo and Surroundings!

1.VenusFort

1.VenusFort

The Venus Fort in the Odaiba area is a unique shopping mall with its interior that evokes a medieval European town. There are many shops in the mall, always teeming with shoppers. Kids wear, pet supplies, and home appliances are on the first floor. The second floor specializes in fashion items and cosmetics, and the third floor is an urban outlet store. The largest of three people’s squares boasts a fountain and is very popular as a meeting or photo-shooting place. Looking up at the ceiling, you can enjoy images of a sky that changes from a clear blue sky to a sunset while being inside the building. By the information desk in the front is a replica of the Mouth of Truth made with Italian marble imported from Rome. At the information counter on the second floor, staff who can speak foreign languages are available to help tourists from overseas. Some shops offer duty-free services. The mall is directly connected from the Aomi Station on the Tokyo Waterfront New Transit Line Yurikamome.

2.DiverCity Tokyo Plaza

2.DiverCity Tokyo Plaza

Visitors are welcomed by the life-sized Unicorn Gundam statue at the Festival Plaza. This statue can even transform from Unicorn Mode to Destroy Mode.
Also, The Gundam Base Tokyo on the 7th floor is Japan's first facility dedicated to Gundam plastic models.
A total of approximately 2,000 items are available for purchase, including limited-edition Gundam items only sold here, and Gundam fans can have a blast making Gundam models, learning, and exploring the world of Gundam models.
DiverCity Tokyo Plaza is flush with Japanese-style shops and restaurants!
Savor a plentiful variety of Japanese food, such as dessert drinks made with Japanese tea and matcha powdered green tea, or fresh-caught seafood at a conveyor belt sushi bar!

3.Aeon Mall - Narita

3.Aeon Mall - Narita

It has 174 stores that cover dining, clothing, living and entertainment, and includes a supermarket, fashion stores, household goods retailers, and a variety of restaurants. It is popular for being a place where you can find any items you want. At the event plazas situated sparsely in the building, events that include special sales promotions for a collection of delicious food from all over the country and music concerts are held. At a food court that gathers 12 food vendors, you can enjoy a variety of Japanese, Western, or Chinese dishes and sweets such as ice cream and doughnuts. There is a nursing room and a kids' area as well.

4.TOKYU PLAZA OMOTESANDO HARAJUKU

4.TOKYU PLAZA OMOTESANDO HARAJUKU

Tokyu Plaza Omotesando Harajuku located in the center of the Omotesando/Harajuku area. Elegant shops line beyond our distinctive mirrored entrance, known as the ”kaleidoscope.” The basement to second floors contain flagship stores which boast the best line-up of products from high-powered brand names. On the third to fifth floors, you can enjoy a rich variety of stores, particularly ones offering apparel, cosmetics, and other miscellaneous goods. The sixth and seventh floors house popular cafés and restaurants. Also Omohara Forest, a rooftop garden on the sixth floor, offers a rest space overflowing with greenery secluded from the bustle of the city, where you can relax while enjoying the pleasant breeze.

One minute's walk from Exit 5 of Meiji-jingumae Station on the Tokyo Metro Chiyoda and Fukutoshin lines
Seven minutes' walk from Exit A2 of Omotesando Station on the Tokyo Metro Chiyoda, Hanzomon, and Ginza lines

5.Odakyu Shinjuku MYLORD

5.Odakyu Shinjuku MYLORD

Featuring fashion retailers, assorted shops, cosmetic stores, restaurants, cafes, and more, Mylord Shinjuku is a shopping complex located just near the south exit of Shinjuku Station on the Odakyu Line. Situated above the station, it’s great for shopping on a rainy day, and there's Odakyu Free Wi-Fi available too! With restaurants and cafes open until 11:00 p.m., you can enjoy a leisurely dinner late into the evening.

*Overseas visitors welcome!
*Lots of duty-free shops, including Samantha Vega Celebrity, ANNA SUI, ear PAPILLONNER, niko and…, Mercibeaucoup, pas de calais, MAJESTIC LEGON, kutsushitaya, LOCK YOUR HEARTS, X-girl, JINS and more! For details, stop at the floor guide on the 2nd floor or check out the website at
https://www.odakyu-sc.com/shinjuku-mylord/access/language/english.html
*Telephone interpreting services available (English, Chinese, Korean and Spanish)
*Odakyu Free Wi-Fi available.

  • Odakyu Shinjuku MYLORD
    Odakyu Shinjuku MYLORD
    小田急新宿ミロード
    • Address 1-1-3 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, 160-0023
    • Nearest Station Shinjuku Station (JR Shonan Shinjuku Line / JR Yamanote Line / JR Chuo Main Line / JR Saikyo Line / Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line / Toei Shinjuku Line / Toei Oedo Line / Keio Line / Keio New Line / Odakyu Odawara Line)
      1 minute on foot
    • Phone Number 03-3346-5611

6.Coredo Muromachi 1,2,3

6.Coredo Muromachi 1,2,3

Designed based on the concept of “Nihonbashi, enlivening Japan,” COREDO Muromachi is composed of three buildings. COREDO Muromachi 1 is a commercial zone that reproduces the liveliness of the Edo period with well-established Nihonbashi shops and new, innovative stores of popular brands. The Nihombashi Mitsui Hall on the fifth and sixth floors is the biggest multipurpose hall in the Nihonbashi area.

Coredo Muromachi 2 houses the first cinema complex in Nihonbashi. In the shopping and food area, well-established shops with a history of over 100 years and famous stores offer new tastes and techniques born from innovative ideas. There are also restaurants offering exquisite culinary delights from all over Japan.

Coredo Muromachi 3 offers high-quality lifestyle, centered on food and living. It has carefully-selected goods made in Japan and abroad with excellent techniques and expertise, such as fashion accessories, daily goods and interior decorations. Forget about time as you explore the stores leisurely.

  • Coredo Muromachi 1,2,3
    Coredo Muromachi 1,2,3
    コレド室町1・2・3
    • Address 2-2-1 Nihonbashi Muromachi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, 130-0022
    • Nearest Station Mitsukoshimae Station (Tokyo Metro Ginza Line / Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line)
    • Phone Number 03-3272-4801

7.Roppongi Hills

7.Roppongi Hills

Roppongi Hills was created as a collaborative project by architects and designers from around the world. The Roppongi Hills Mori Tower, which is its symbol, has an avant-garde design based on an image of armor. There are over 200 shops, the Tokyo's first multiplex, a hotel, TV station and gardens on the site of approximately 27 acres. Over 11 meters high ceiling and 360-degree glass windows give an effect of spaciousness in the Tokyo City View observation deck on the 52nd floor. You can enjoy a panoramic view of the dynamically changing city of Tokyo. Mori Art Museum, on the highest 53rd floor, holds innovative exhibitions mainly for modern art as well as fashion, architecture, design, photograph and film. In traditional Japanese circuit style garden, Mohri Garden, a pond, waterfalls and streams are reproduced and cherry and Ginko trees are planted. It is connected directly to the 1C Exit of Roppongi Station on the Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line via concourse.

8.Sunshine City

8.Sunshine City

Sunshine City opened in 1978 as the core project for development of the Ikebukuro area, and as the first large-scale private-sector initiative. In addition to shops and restaurants, there are many amusement facilities such as an observatory and aquarium. Furthermore, it also includes apartments and hotels, creating a space that contains many of the functions needed for urban life. The Sunshine Aquarium has a history of over 30 years as an urban aquarium, and there are popular performances of sea lions, pelicans and penguins that are held each day. The Konica Minolta Planetarium was renovated in December 2015. Under the theme of ”liberation of the senses”, it features full-dome projection of high-resolution full-color CG motion imaging accompanied by music and scents, making for an amazingly realistic experience. It is a 3-minute walk from Higashi-Ikebukuro Station on the Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line, .

9.AQUA CiTY ODAIBA

9.AQUA CiTY ODAIBA

The Aqua City Odaiba Mall was built with the theme ”Tokyo Resor-to (the Tokyo resort island).” It is a shopping complex that is located in the seaside district where you can feel the ocean and the sky while being in the middle of central Tokyo. There are 136 stores, such as restaurants, cafés where popular characters welcome you, and a movie theater, as well as other retail shops. The Odaiba Statue of Liberty, which was erected in 1998 to commemorate the “Year of France in Japan,” has become a symbol of Odaiba. There is the Aqua City Odaiba Shrine on the seventh-floor rooftop where you can see the Rainbow Bridge, the Statue of Liberty, and the Tokyo Bay. The shrine obtains its spirit from the Shiba Daijingu Shrine, which is familiar to people as Oise-sama (a famous Shinto shrine in Mie Prefecture) in the Kanto region. Free Wi-Fi service is available in some areas of the Aqua City Odaiba. It is suited for overseas tourists because an email-only registration can be done offline as well to use the service. It is located a one-minute walk from the Odaiba Station on the Yurikamome Line.

  • AQUA CiTY ODAIBA
    AQUA CiTY ODAIBA
    アクアシティお台場
    • Address 1-7-1, Daiba, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 135-0091
    • Nearest Station Daiba Station (Yurikamome)
      1 minute on foot
    • Phone Number 03-3599-4700

10.Asakusa EKIMISE

10.Asakusa EKIMISE

Directly connected to Asakusa Station so you don’t need to worry about getting wet in the rain, Asakusa Ekimise has over 150 shops. Matsuya Asakusa (B1, 1F, 3F) provides products like pre-made Japanese and Western meals, Japanese side dishes, Western and Japanese style confectioneries, and women’s clothing. The Ekimise section extends from the 4th to the 7th floor and includes fashion items, miscellaneous goods and accessories, and traditional Japanese items and apparel. The 6th floor is home to the tax-free electric appliances shop Nojima, and on the 7th floor you’ll find the restaurant area where you can dine on Japanese dishes like sushi and udon noodles and items from Chinese and Corian cuisine. From the rooftop Halle Terrace, take in the view of the Tokyo Skytree, the world’s tallest stand-alone communications tower. The view of the city at night here comes highly recommended. This is a complex where customers the world over can enjoy shopping thanks to the telephone interpretation service and Tobu Free Wi-Fi (7F only).
* Telephone interpretation service available
* Tobu Free Wi-Fi available (7F only)

  • Asakusa EKIMISE
    Asakusa EKIMISE
    浅草EKIMISE
    • Address 1-4-1 Hanakawado, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 111-0033
    • Nearest Station Asakusa Station (Tokyo Metro Ginza Line / Toei Asakusa Line / Tobu Isesaki Line (Tobu Sky Tree Line) / Tsukuba Express)
      1 minute on foot
    • Phone Number 03-6802-8633
*This information is from the time of this article's publication.
*Prices and options mentioned are subject to change.
*Unless stated otherwise, all prices include tax.

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