Joypolis Sega

A little boy's dream come true, Joypolis Sega will thrill and entertain children of all ages. Offering rides, games and much more, kids will be kept busy for hours on end in one of the world's most famous theme parks and enjoy rides such as Spin Bullet and games such as Halfpipe Canyon, Sky Cruising and Dinosaur King. There is also an indoor rollercoaster, a 3D cinema screening a special Sonic movie, a caricature booth, and a stage for live entertainment. Apart from all the rides and games there are several shops and a wide selection of restaurants to choose from (visitors should note that they can't take any food or beverages into the park with them). The park is lots of fun, even for adults, and its reputation is justified; however, although Joypolis Sega once seemed almost futuristic, with groundbreaking forms of entertainment and gaming, the rest of the world has since caught up and things like 3D cinema are no longer as novel as they once were. Despite this, the park provides hours of entertainment for the whole family and is a wonderful attraction for a rainy day. The queues can get frustratingly long so it is best to go during the week, either early in the morning or in the evening.

Address: 1-6-1 Daiba Minato-ku Tokyo

Website: tokyo-joypolis.com/english/index.html

Telephone: (03) 5500 1801

Opening times: Open daily 10am–11pm.

Admission: ¥500 (adults); ¥300 (children). Additional fees for rides.