I think the culture in Tokyo is Sumo Kabuki Ukiyoe Sumo: Sumo tournament is also in Kansai area but currently there are about 50 sumo beya (stable) only around Tokyo. You can visit some of them to see their training and you can taste sumo cuisine. http://www.sumo.or.jp/ https://www.o-sumo.site/info/sumobeya/ https://tabelog.com/en/tokyo/rstLst/RC1401/ Kabuki: There is Kabuki theatre in center of Tokyo. https://www.kabukiweb.net/theatres/kabukiza/information/index.html Ukiyoe: As you know, most famous Ukiyoe writer is Hokusai. He was born and spend hit life in Tokyo. There is nice museum. http://hokusai-museum.jp/?lang=en http://www.ukiyoe-ota-muse.jp/ You can feel very traditional atmosphere in modern city!