Many of Tokyo’s highlights are located near to Shinbashi, making it a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two of the most interesting places to explore are the marvelous Tokyo Takarazuka Theatre and the incredible Hibiya Park. Two more worthwhile attractions nearby Shinbashi are Hamarikyu Garden and the San-ai Building.
Tokyo Tower, perhaps one of Tokyo’s most famous sights lies just less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) away.
You’ll find many interesting museums, exhibits and venues in and around Shinbashi. Join a tour, admire the building in which it is housed or simply enjoy the wonderful exhibits at the Mitsubishi Ichigokan Museum and the Mitsui Memorial Museum. The area is a great place for lovers of art. Visit the Mori Art Museum, the National Art Center Tokyo and the Bridgestone Museum of Art. To catch home-grown and touring acts, book tickets to Suntory Hall, the Kabuki-za Theatre and the Imperial Garden Theatre, one of the area’s most popular concert venues.
If the sun is shining get into the great outdoors and appreciate the nearby green spaces. If you’d like to spend some time in a green urban park check out East Garden and the Imperial Palace Garden.
If you are looking to give your credit card a workout, visit the Tsukiji Fish Market, Roppongi Hills and Mitsukoshi.
At the end of a day enjoying the charms of Shinbashi, recharge your batteries at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, be sure to check out the Prince Park Tower Tokyo, the Park Hotel Tokyo, and the Hotel Gracery Ginza.