For Visits Under 90 Days
The necessity for obtaining a visa depends on the country from which your passport is issued.
For visitors invited to ELSI, with whom we have prior agreement to pay travel-related expenses, you will be reimbursed according to the Tokyo Institute of Technology’s university rules.
There are numerous hotel options in Tokyo, and depending on various factors as what part of the city you would like to stay, what your budget is, and how familiar you are with the city, the accommodation recommendation would be different.
Tokyo is home to a variety of excellent restaurants. A search on the internet will guide you to your preferences. Not all restaurants will have menus in English so it may be worth inquiring before being seated.
The recommended way of getting Japanese yen is at Narita or Haneda Airport. You can do it in two ways: either at an ATM with the PLUS or CIRRUS signs or through the bank window and change your home currency into yen.