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Overview

Tokyo is now one of the largest metropolitan city. But long time ago it was a tiny fishermen's village. Let's explore the history of Tokyo from 7th century when it was a tiny village to the present day. That means we will go through 1400 years history in only one day. Tokyo history express will start soon upon your request!!.

Highlights

  •   Asakusa (Sensouji Temple, Asakusa Shrine)
  •   Ueno (Ueno park, Ueno Toshogu, Bentendo)
  •   Imperial Palace
  •   Meijijingu Shrine
  •   Shinjyuku Metropolitan Government Office

Information

City Tokyo
Depart From Asakusa
Meeting Point Asakusa Culture Tourist Information Center
Ending Point Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings
Departure 10:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Duration 7h   Flexible
Languages English (License)
Tour Type Private Tour ( only for you )
Number of people 1 ~ 6

Please ask for availability even if it is not available on calendar. I will try to adjust my schedule if possible.

Booking
7h
When?

People

108.00 USD

final price

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

hotel pick up in tokyo 23 wards area. 9.00 USD

What to Expect

Tokyo has both old sites and modern sites. During this trip you can enjoy both. On top of that you will learn the history of Tokyo briefly while visiting popular places in historical order. This tour also serve as one day highlight trip cause the places we will visit are all must-see spots in Tokyo.


What‘s included

Guide fee

What‘s not included

Transportation fee (you can use metro 24 hour ticket, which costs 600 yen), lunch for you and guide(we will have lunch during our trip based on your request), food (sweets, snacks if necessary), drink(you should have something to drink especially on hot day)

Important

We will use metro subway basically. Unfortunately some of metro stations are less friendly to the wheelchair and the stroller. If you use those, we may have to adjust our schedule by cutting one or two spots to finish our tour as scheduled.

Extras (optional)

hotel pick up in tokyo 23 wards area. 9.00 USD

Frequently Asked Questions

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!

Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.
After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.
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!
Yes, by using our secure online payment system, your payment information is encrypted and you are secured against fraud and unauthorized transaction.

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.
It depends on the location of your hotel and places you visit. But to give you an idea, it costs about 200-300yen for one place to the other, and the total is about 1,000yen for a full day tour.
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.
Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.
Yes you can, but you have to pay an extra charge per person. The price depends on which guide you choose.
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Reviews

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Marie
6 days ago , ( Family ) , From: Philippines

“ Excellent tour! Excellent & Generous guide! ”

I thank Mack so much for your giving us wonderful tour! great tour guide!

Mack:
Marie San. Thank you for your comment for me. I was really happy to be a guide for you and your family. I also had great and impressive time with you all even if we had a bit unfavorable weather. I hope you can visit Japan again. See you again.

R
Rina
1 month ago , ( Family ) , From: Japan

“ Very friendly and knowledgeable guide ”

Mack was wonderful with our group and extremely attentive to our needs. We were Travelling with 2 young children and Mack was easy going and catered the tour specifically to what we could do. He even went above and beyond and helped us with the logistics of our transportation, baggage and hotels. Wow amazing service for the price we paid! Thanks Mack for your kindness and hospitality. We will visit Japan again and hope you soon!

Mack:
Hi. Rina San. Thank you for choosing me as your guide for your family's first trip to Japan. I am glad to know you enjoyed your trip. Traveling with young children sometimes involve difficulty especially in Tokyo but I tried my best to support your family. Actually your kids are so nice and cute and I had no problem at all. I am really happy to be a guide for you and a part of your memory in Japan I hope. Please come again!! There are many other places I would like to show you!!

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