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City Tokyo
Meeting Point JR Chuo line Kokubunji Station ( 25 minutes from Shinjuku )
Ending Point JR Chuo line Kokubunji Station ( 25 minutes from Shinjuku )
Departure 11:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Duration 4h   Flexible
Languages English (License)
Tour Type Private Tour ( only for you )
Number of people 1 ~ 6


105.60 USD

total price

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

Hotel pick-up. 35.20 USD
Kimono upgrading. 26.40 USD

What to Expect

・Enjoy Traditional Boxed lunch or casual style sushi ,Temakizushi .
・Try Japanese Casual style Kimono
・Taste Japanese Green tea and Sweets
・Take a walk to the beautiful Japanese garden nearby

In this course , you can enjoy various Japanese culture in an at-home atmosphere .
As for lunch , you can put variety of dishes into a traditional style lunch box by yourself .
Then , it's time to enjoy the boxed lunch served with miso soup and rice . If you have any allergy , please tell me when you book . For sushi lover, You can enjoy at home style Temakizushi instead of
boxed lunch. It's easy to make but good to eat with no technique. It'll be served with miso soup as
well as boxed lunch.
After the lunch , you can try casual style Kimono .You'll definitely find an exotic yourself .
Now you'll taste Japanese sweets and green tea prepared by authentic way .
After you master how to drink green tea , let's go for a walk in Kimono .
You'll take a walk nearby beautiful Japanese garden , "Tonogayato Teien " .
There are seasonal flowers , blossoms , bamboo grove , clear stream and so on .
It'll take you only 30 minutes to walk around , still you can appreciate its beauty and tranquillity .
Of course , there are so many scenic points to take pictures .
I'm sure you can get the best shot there .
After changing clothes , I'll take you to the Kokubunji Station .

What‘s included

guide fee , lunch , green tea , sweets , Tonogayato teien fee , Kimono fee

Extras (optional)

Hotel pick-up. 35.20 USD
Kimono upgrading. 26.40 USD

Frequently Asked Questions

I don't want to wear a Kimono. Is there any discount ?

Yes , I'll discount you 4,000 yen / person .

Halal food available ?

I'm afraid, I can't .
I'm still learning it, sorry .

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email
After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you!

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You’ll be able to see the guide’s e-mail address and phone number. You can contact your guide directly before the tour starts, and enjoy your tour on the day!
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Your credit card or PayPal account will be charged upon booking. However, if the guide does not accept your booking, the amount will be credited back to the account from which the charge was drawn.
No, our prices are 100% booking fee free – meaning the price you see is the amount you pay.
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1 month ago , ( Solo ) , From: Malaysia

“ Full.fill my dream ”

Very friendly person. Very knowlegable person about tokyo . Explain me in detail. I very hPpy. I will recommande to my friends. Thanks alot (どうもありがとうございました)

Thank you very much for the review. Even though our start of the tour was kind of thrilling , I am so glad to know you enjoyed the tour. I believe you had a great time in Akihabara or Shibuya on the next day because I remember your happy face in Akihabara. Please come back to Tokyo someday. Your Akihabara is waiting for you !

1 month ago , ( Family ) , From: United States

“ A truly wonderful introduction to Tokyo! ”

Kahoko was a splendid tour guide and gave us a really thorough introduction to Tokyo! Depending on your itinerary (our's was ambitious), definitely wear your walking shoes, I think we hit 12 miles! Kahoko's English is excellent and she herself is very sweet and likable. We were also very appreciative and impressed by the fact that she visited a vegetarian restaurant we had suggested the day before we arrived, just to make sure there were no issues in finding it (T's TanTan, vegetarian ramen, which we really enjoyed). It was very helpful to have a tour guide our first day in the city to help us understand how to navigate the subway, and Kahoko was great about making sure we saw the sites we wanted to see. Thank you Kahoko for your hospitality and a wonderful day in Tokyo! ありがとうございました!

Happy New Year. Thank you very much for the review. It was a great pleasure for me to share your precious time in Japan. Thanks to you , I could learn a lot about vegetarian meal and restaurants offering it. I was able to taste it myself for the first time. It was much better than my expectation. I was wondering how was your rest of your trip like. Please forgive my having you walk for a long distance. You must have got so tired. I admire your cooperation and patience. Please come back to Japan some day. Let´s make it easier next time. Thank you again and take care. Kahoko

1 month ago , ( Family ) , From: Australia

“ Wonderful 4hr tour with Kohoko on our first day in Tokyo ”

Best decision to have a tour on our first day in Tokyo. Kahoko was a wonderful guide and we felt very blessed to have her with us. We were a large group of seven including three teenagers who had just hoped off an overnight flight so all a bit tired. She really responded to the groups needs and interests as we toured around Akihabara, Akasaka and Nippori/Yanaka. We did more in those 4hrs with Kahoko's guidance and directions than we have done in days since on our own. She took us down backstreet shortcuts and through suburban areas as well as to more well known tourist destinations. She advised us all what was what at the street food markets and helped with purchases on our journey. As a parent herself, she had a great understanding of the kids needs/wants. We can't thank her enough and when saying goodbye at the station it was like parting from a good friend. I can highly recommend taking a tour with Kahoko, you would never regret the decision. Best wishes on your travels.

Thank you very much for the sweetest review ! Having a tour with happy families like you was a wonderful start of the new year for me. I was so glad to see you try some challenging Japanese food or traditions. Then I was sure you could definitely have great time and enjoy every minute for the rest of your stay in Japan. You are very acceptable and spontaneous. I just hope your time in Japan exciting and happy. You are staying pretty long, if there is anything I can do for you. Anything, anytime. Kahoko

1 month ago , ( Family ) , From: Canada

“ A perfect introduction to Tokyo ”

We were fortunate to spend half a day with Kahoko on December 31st to get a taste of Tokyo. We arrived the night before and were a bit nervous about navigating the metro/railway so we wanted someone who could help orient us, and to show us some of the key areas of Tokyo. Kahoko met our request perfectly - she was waiting for us at the designated spot and helped us buy our Pasmo card and explain the train system. We travelled by train to Akihabara first to see the arcades and anime world; then to Asakusa to visit the beautiful Sensoji temple where Kahoko taught us the customs for New Year. She took us to an authentic conveyor belt sushi restaurant where the fish was so fresh - thank goodness she was able to translate for us as the servers didn't speak English. Finally, we went to Shibuya/Harajuku areas where there were lots of stores and street vendors selling different types of food. Kahoko is a very gracious and refined tour guide who made us feel so comfortable. What a wonderful introduction to Tokyo. ありがとうございました !!

Thank you very much for the sweet review ! It was an unforgettable year end for me. I was so glad to know I could make a help to you even a little, I hope your rest of Tokyo stay interesting and enjoyable. And I'm sure you can make it because you're so acceptable and flexible. You really are such a wonderful and happy family. Please come back to Tokyo some day soon. ありがとうございました。( you even master Japanese ! )

1 month ago , ( Family ) , From: Philippines

“ What a FUN Day with Kahoko! ”

My Family's first trip to Japan became more memorable with the tour guided by Kahoko-san. We learned a lot most especially on how to understand the "seemingly" complicated train system in Japan. But with how Kahoko presented it to us and explained on how to read the map, the rest of our train rides in Tokyo was a breeze. Thank you so much. Would definitely recommend Triplelights with Kahoko as guide to friends and relatives who will visit Japan soon. :-)

Thank you very much for the review . It was really sweet of you! You are such a terrific family with four charming and promising boys. Mom and Dad make a perfect couple. I was very glad to know that you enjoyed your rest of trip. I hope Mom and Dad come back to Japan on their anniversary trip so that I can take you some special and adultlike place. Thank you again and a Happy New Year!

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