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Don't worry about wet weather at Tokyo Joypolis!

One of the largest indoor amusement parks in Japan.

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Often, the most annoying thing that could happen when you are traveling is when it rains. Having your plans disrupted might not be that bad of a thing, but it could be hard finding something indoors that you can do while it is pouring outside. If you are in Tokyo and looking for something to do while it rains, maybe Joypolis is just what you are looking for! And no, Joypolis is not only for when it rains — there is a whole lot of fun there, and you should possibly consider visiting regardless of the weather!

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What is Joypolis?

Located in Odaiba, Joypolis is one of the largest indoor amusement parks in Japan. This indoor amusement park is created by SEGA, and for those who are familiar with SEGA games, you might be glad to know that you will be able to find attractions and games at Joypolis related to your favourite SEGA games like Ace Attorney and Sonic. You will also be able to find attractions related to popular franchises like Attack on Titan and Transformers.

The three-floor amusement park features over 20 attractions and games suitable for visitors of all ages.

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What to expect at Joypolis?

For avid gamers, Tokyo Joypolis is nothing short of paradise. The park boasts a diverse range of arcade games, from classic favorites to the latest innovations. Whether you're testing your skills in a high-speed racing game or battling it out in a multiplayer showdown, there's no shortage of excitement to be found.

One of the park's most popular attractions is its selection of SEGA arcade games, which pay homage to the company's rich gaming heritage. From iconic titles like Sonic the Hedgehog to modern classics like House of the Dead, visitors can immerse themselves in a world of nostalgia and innovation.

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While gaming is at the heart of Tokyo Joypolis, the park offers much more than just digital entertainment.

Those seeking adreanline can look forward to a number of exhilarating attractions and rides. Unlike typical rides at theme parks, the rides at Joypolis often also include an element of gaming.

But, if you are looking for an extremely thrilling and scary ride, you'll probably have to manage your expectations -- you are not going to get rides as thrilling and scary as those that you see in major theme parks. Though considering this is after all an indoor amusement park, we should probably have guessed.

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Visitors can also enjoy a variety of live performances, events, and collaborations that showcase Japan's rich culture and creativity. Check out the event calendar for more information of ongoing events.

How much time to spend at Joypolis?

You can easily spend about half a day at Joypolis. After you are done at Joypolis, you can continue spending the rest of the day at Odaiba - there is plenty of entertainment options there aside from Joypolis. Have a meal at the restaurants along the Odaiba Seaside Park and enjoy stunning views of the Tokyo Bay and Rainbow Bridge.

How to get tickets to Joypolis?

For the best deals, get your one-day passport to Joypolis in advance from Klook. The one-day passport ticket includes both admissions and rides, and comes with the option for free cancellation before redemption, which helps if your plans are rather fluid.


  • If you are not planning to take the rides, you can getting just the admission ticket at the door on the day of your visit instead. If you only have the admission ticket, you will still be able to enjoy the rides, but at additional costs.
  • If you are visiting on your birthday or your birthday month, there are birthday discounts, and you might want to get the tickets on-site instead to enjoy these discounts!