The Skytree is the world’s tallest free standing tower and has two public observatories at 350 meters and 450 meters offering 360 degree views of the city. On a clear day you can see everything including the beautiful Mount Fuji.
The structure was inspired by Japanese pagoda architecture. The Skytree is also conveniently located in the heart of downtown Tokyo, near Asakusa, which is a major tourist area.
Tickets until July 10th have already been allocated via an online lottery system.
Key Information about Tokyo Skytree:
Hours: 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
Entry Fee: 2000 yen (USD$26) to visit the first deck and an additional 1000 yen for the second deck
Note: From July 11th tickets can be bought on the day
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More information about the Skytree is available at the Tokyo Skytree homepage
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