What to do during New Year in Tokyo?

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Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

Answered over 2 years ago

You can participate in countdown events. There are multiple countdown events held in Tokyo, too. 
Or, you can visit temples to ring "Joya No Kane". It's a custom to struck huge bell in temples 108 times in the new years eve.
some more things to do are listed here:

Visit shrines on new years day. Shrines are extremely crowded but we have a tradition to visit shrines to wish for luck in the new year. It's called "Hatsumode". 
Destinations best for Hastumode:

Some other things to do:

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