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Excursion to the exciting port town, Yokohama from Tokyo


Kanagawa
8 hours
up to 6 people
English ( License ), Japanese ( Fluent )
Private tour (only you and your guide)
Walking / Public Transportation Tour
( Contact guide for other options )

This tour covers my recommendations in Yokohama. First, let me know about your interests, and I'll make up an itinerary acoording to your preference. If you have other places you want to go, please ask me anything without hesitation.

Itinerary

Feel free to personalize this offer with MAYUMI.

  • 1.Chinatown: one of the largest Chinatowns in the world whose streets are lined with small shops and restaurants / Yokohama Masobyo, a beautiful temple
  • 2.Yokohama Marine Tower
  • 3.Hotel New Grand in which you can feel Arts and Crafts Movement in the 19th century
  • 4.Yamashita Park: beautiful flowers / fountains / NYK Hikawaramaru
  • 5.Osanbashi Yokohama International Passenger Terminal
  • 6.Three Towers in Yokohama: King, Queen, Jack, which are Prefactural building, Yokohama Customs, and Port Opening Memorial Hall respectively
  • 7.Red Brick Warehouse filled with many shops and restaurants
  • 8.Cup Noodle Museum and Minato Mirai21 Shinko Area
  • 9.Daihonzan Sojiji Temple, internationally opened temple for Zen practice
  • 10.Sankeien Garden: seventeen old buildings of high historic value are skillfully arranged in harmony with the seasonal changes of the natural scenery.

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What to Expect

I’ve noticed that many of my guests are highly interested in Japanese history. When you learn about the modernization of Japan, visiting Yokohama would be an essential part of your tour. As you know, Japan had been under the isolation policy until the middle of the 19th century. You can feel the atmosphere of the dawn of the new nation here in Yokohama. There’s no other places like this in Japan. Because of its history, Chinatown in Yokohama is one of the biggest Chinatowns in the world. There are several historic buildings and museums here in Yokohama too. Not only old things but also modern attractions are waiting for you. Visiting Cup Noodle Museum and enjoying making your original cup noodle is also an exciting experience. In any event, it’s impossible to resist the fascinating adventure to satisfy your intellectual curiosity.

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Departure & Return

Starting time 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Meeting Point At your hotel lobby
Ending Point At your hotel of another place that is convenient for you

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

Making your original itinerary, Guide fee, Hotel pick-up (23 wards in Tokyo), Reservation of a restaurant (Lunch only, if we decided to go particular restaurant.),

What‘s not included

transportation fee for you and a guide, lunch, entrance fee for you and a guide

Important

*I can guide you outside Tokyo if you cover my transportation fee.
*If the duration of the tour is less than 5 hours, my guide fee is 5,000 JPY per hour.
*My guide fee for the night tour (at and after 6:00 pm) is 6,000 JPY per hour.
*I'm available until 9:00 pm.

My tour is always open to your preference and physical conditions. Please feel free to ask me anything you want in advance. It’s my pleasure to make an itinerary that covers your interests soon after you book me. I make a point of picking you up at your hotel in Tokyo and guide you to Yokohama. If you stay at the hotel outside Tokyo, please ask me.
The best way to explore all these attractions is to stroll around the town. Make sure you wear comfortable shoes to walk. If you have any questions, please ask me anything without hesitation. I’m excited to be with you and have a great day together. Thank you! read more

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting date
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting date
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting date

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I make changes after I book?

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

Starting and ending points of the tour.

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! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.

What happens after I book a tour?

After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.

Is the price per person or per group?

The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.

Can I add more people to my booking?

Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

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Reviews ( 166 )
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Benyamin Benyamin United States ( Couple )
Excellent
2 weeks ago

“ Super guide ”

Knowledgeable, witty, personable and very dedicated. Speaks perfect English. For sure will use her again on the next trip.

MAYUMI:

Hi Benny, Thank you so much for your kind review though you must be tired after walking a lot in the heat. Thank you fro everything you gave me during the tour. I really appreciate it. I had great three days with you including many lucky moments. I already miss you!! Please give my best regards to Orna. I wish our paths will cross again.

Pat Pat Ireland ( Family )
Excellent
2 weeks ago

“ A very good tour ”

Terrific tour, Mayumi is extremely knowledgeable and has a great sense of humour, made the tour just right for a family.

MAYUMI:

Thank you for writing the great review in the midst of your busy tour, Pat. How are girls doing? I can imagine you all enjoyed Hakone and other places after Tokyo too. I was really happy to spend the pleasant two days with your family. Thank you again for giving me such a great opportunity. I really appreciate it🙏 Waiting for all of you to come back to me in the future!

Michael Michael United States ( Family with kids )
Excellent
2 weeks ago

“ Great day with Mayumi ”

Mayumi is full of energy and loves sharing information about her city. Communication was very easy and she was able to show us part of Tokyo we have never seen. Mayumi was able to fulfill our requests to go to specific places to do some shopping and our favorite part eating all the goodie around the city.

MAYUMI:

Thank you for posting a great review, Michael. Your comments really encourage me to offer even more interesting tours to my future guests. Of course, I'm always prepared for the next adventure with you and your family. Never come back to Japan without letting me know that. Hoping everyone is doing well. See you again!

MERCEDITA MERCEDITA Philippines
Excellent
2 weeks ago

“ An amazing tour.. ”

Very knowledgeable, warm and friendly. She regaled us with inside stories and trivia about the sites we visited. She is fun and always smiling. Her in depth knowledge made our experience more stimulating and fun at the same time. Will book a tour with her again and again. Thank you for the wonderful four hour tour with you Mayumi. You were amazing!

MAYUMI:

Hi Mercy! Thank you for your warm and kind review. Though our time was limited, I did wand to show you as much as possible. I'm so happy to hear you enjoyed the tour with me. I'm always ready to guide you other interesting destinations both inside and outside Tokyo. I'll be waiting for you to come back to me in the very near future. See you again!

Jennifer Jennifer Philippines ( Family with kids )
Excellent
3 weeks ago

“ Great experience!! ”

Mayumi was a delight to be with—pleasant, helpful, cheerful! She had such a great disposition and connected with my teen sons! She was able to strike conversations with them regarding the places she brought us to! Highly recommended!!

MAYUMI:

Thank you for sparing time to post such a great review for me, Jennifer. I really enjoyed myself guiding you and kids around. I cannot forget their pleasant face in Akihabara. I wish I could have been with you longer. But I'd say it may be good for us to keep another fun for the next time. I still have lots of things I must show you. I'm looking forward to the next chance. Please say hello to your husband and kids. Thank you again.

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