Shibuya Pedestrian Scramble, Shibuya

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Take part in one of the most iconic scenes in Tokyo by joining the crowds through Shibuya Pedestrian Scramble, 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 Pedestrian Scramble on your trip to Tokyo, use our Tokyo online trip itinerary builder .
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  • When the traffic lights for pedestrians made doom. Pouring a crowd on the street and people mingle with lights, ads, skyscrapers, musical and you don't know where to prwtokoitaxeis. The best is to remain awhile still fooling around the crowd and wait the next traffic light.
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  • Hahaha! The scramble is crazy and it’s a must do will in Tokyo. It’s best to visit in the evening on a weekend. I recommend sitting for 30 minutes or so and watching the people come and go. There’s al...  more »
  • It's probably best to go at peak hour to really appreciate how busy this intersection can actually get. It was easy to find as the train station was nearby and had an information booth. Across the roa...  more »

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