There are many kinds of symbolic spots in Shinjuku.
Today I would like to introduce you some free photo spots around the Shinjuku East exit area!(◍•ᴗ•◍)♡ ✧*。
★Spot 1 Godzilla of Shinjuku Kabukicho Godzilla Road
“Kabukicho Ichiyagai” is a famous symbol for the area, known as Kabukicho Gate, although this area can become overwhelmed and now the large Godzilla is fast becoming a another prominent spot in this area. So do not miss it!
Address: 1 Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
★Spot 2 Shinjuku Hanazono Shrine
Founded in the 17th Centaury, the historical Hanazono shrine is the place of the guardian god of Shinjuku town.
This spot is a common area for movie coverage and is a common spot to come across foreigners.
Address: 5-17-3 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
★Spot 3 I♡歌舞伎町 (I ♡ Kabukicho)
Isn’t it cute?
To compose a cute picture in this spot is a little bit of a challenge! (”◇”)
Address: 1-14 Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
★ Spot 4 Shinjuku Golden Gai
In the middle of Hanazono Shrine and Shinjuku promenade you can find a small alleyway, where there are small counter bars where you should try.
This area is called Golden Street “Golden Gai”, which is known as a spot where authors, play actors, writers and editors come together, gathering between tiny streets and buzzing bars. However, this place has been attracting more international attraction recently.
Address: 1-2 Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
★Spot 5 Cinecity Square
This area is located in Shinjuku Kabukicho, you often find Youtuber and tourists taking video recordings and photographs here.
Address: 1-19 Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
★Spot 6 Robot Restaurant
Here you can take a picture with a robot in front of the “Robot Restaurant”.
Address: Shinjuku Robot Bldg., 1-7-1 Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
★Spot 7 Shinjuku Yuhodo Koen – Shiki no Michi-
Shinjuku Yuhodo Koen (Promenade Park) is a small trail green trail in this busy part of town.
It is full of greenery offering pedestrians a pleasant break from the busy streets.
Address: 1-2-1 Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo