Little Tokyo is a downtown Los Angeles neighborhood named for its population of mostly Japanese Americans. The area is officially a National Historic Landmark District, and it attracts many tourists who want to enjoy an authentic Japanese experience in the midst of one of the biggest cities in America.
Visiting Little Tokyo
There is a great range of hotels near Little Tokyo thanks to its downtown Los Angeles location. It is close to prestigious venues such as the Walt Disney? Concert Hall and the Staples Center, both of which attract visitors throughout the year. To travel to the neighborhood from Los Angeles International Airport, you can take an Amtrak train or the Metrolink to Union Station or book one of Travelocity's Little Tokyo rental cars. The journey from the airport is less than 20 miles by car. Hotels in Little Tokyo are located close to top local landmarks, including The Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, the Japanese American National Museum, and Los Angeles City Hall. Wandering around the neighborhood, you'll find quirky, kitsch stores and all kinds of Japanese cuisine. If you love sushi and noodles, you'll feel at home in Little Tokyo. Once you've explored the area, you can take your pick of attractions elsewhere in Los Angeles, including Universal Studios Hollywood, Griffith Observatory and the Getty Center. This fast-paced, multicultural Southern California city boasts fantastic weather much of the year and has something to offer everyone.
Whether or not you're on a budget, taking a trip to Los Angeles doesn't have to break the bank. Here at Travelocity, you will find a wide choice of cheap hotels in Los Angeles, including many lovely Little Tokyo hotels. If you're looking for a bargain, don't forget to keep an eye on the Travelocity app, which is where you'll find exclusive mobile-only deals.