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The Imperial Palace East Gardens and Asakusa


Tokyo
4 hours
up to 3 people
English ( License )
Private tour (only you and your guide)
Walking / Public Transportation Tour
( Contact guide for other options )

Hotel pick up. Visit the Imperial Palace East Gardens. Transfer to Asakusa by subway. Walking in Asakusa district, the most popular spot in downtown Tokyo. We end the tour in Asakusa so that you can have more time for lunch and shopping. If you want to visit other places after Asakusa, the guide will take you to the nearest station.

Itinerary

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  • The Imperial Palace East Garden
  • Kaminarimon Gate
  • Asakusa Sensoji Temple
  • Asakusa Shrine
  • Nakamise Shopping Street

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What to Expect

This tour is recommended for those who are interested in traditional Japanese culture and history of this country, for example, about Emperor and Shogun. In the Imperial Palace East Garden ,there are the remains of old Japanese castle buildings, lots of Japanese flowers and trees, Japanese landscape gardens, Imperial Family art museum and souvenir shops like museum shops.
In Asakusa, you can visit Sensoji Temple, Asakusa Shrine, a lot of attractive souvenir shops in Nakamise shopping street and
visit craftsman shops where you can see or try traditional arts and crafts of Edo Period if you have more time in Asakusa.

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Departure & Return

Starting time 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Meeting Point At your hotel
Ending Point In Asakusa or nearest station

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee
transportation cost of the guide
hotel pick-up in 23 wards of Tokyo

What‘s not included

your transportation cost
lunch, dinner, entrance fee

Important

The Imperial Palace East Gardens is closed on Monday and Friday. Closed from December 28 to next January 3.
Hotel pick up in 23 wards of Tokyo.
Public transportation from your hotel to the Imperial Palace and from the Imperial Palace to Asakusa
JPY10000 for 1 person. JPY5000 per person up to 5. JPY3000 per child under 12 years old. JPY2000 per child under 7 years old.

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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Blair Blair United States ( Couple )
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“ Wonderful and Insightful ”

Akiko was wonderful. We visited the Imperial Palace Gardens and Asakusa Shrine. We loved it, and Akiko was incredibly insightful. We really appreciate the time she spent with us.

Akiko:

Thank you so much for your great review,Blair! I really appreciate it. I'm so glad that we could share precious time and memories in Tokyo. It was my pleasure to meet you. I hope you will enjoy the rest of your stay in Japan. I would like to meet you all in the future. Thank you once again.

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