General Information Plan Your Trip When travelling to Tokyo, you're sure to have a doubt or two... in this section we'll try to respond to some of the most common questions. Necessary Documents Necessary documents, passports and visas needed to travel to Tokyo and Japan. Do I need a visa? Can I travel with just I.D.? Read more Language What language is spoken in Tokyo? Is it easy to understand Japanese people? How good is their level of English? Read more Money What is the official currency in Japan? Do they accept dollars or euros anywhere? Can I pay by credit card, or would cash be better? Read more Prices How much does a night in a hotel cost? Are restaurants expensive? Is it possible to travel on a budget? Read more Public Holidays Which are the public holidays in Tokyo? Does Japan have more or fewer public holidays than other countries? Read more Weather Before visiting Tokyo you'll need to take into account its extreme temperatures and decide if you want to avoid certain times of year. Read more You may also be interested in General Information Before travelling to Tokyo you're sure to have some basic questions that need answering, many of which you can find answers to here. Necessary Documents What documents do I need to travel to Tokyo? Will I need a visa? Can I travel using my I.D. card, or do I need a passport?