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Cruise from Hamarikyu Garden to Asakusa

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

In this tour, we go to Hamarikyu Garden and Asakusa by cruising the River Sumida. You have a cup of matcha green tea at a Japanese style tea house in Hamarikyu Garden, and then 45min. cruising to Asakusa. In Asakusa, you can enjoy walking in Nakamise shopping street.


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  • Hamarikyu Garden
  • Matcha (powdered green tea) at a Japanese style tea house
  • 45min. river cruise
  • Asakusa Kaminarimon Gate
  • Nakamise Shopping Street
  • Sensoji Temple
  • Asakusa Shrine
  • Nitenmon Gate

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What to Expect

In this tour,we go to Hamarikyu Garden and Asakusa. From Hamarikyu Garden to Asakusa, we cruise 45 minutes the River Sumida. In Hamarikyu Garden, you can enjoy walking in a quiet traditional Japanese garden and having a cup of matcha green tea at a Japanese style tea house. In Asakusa, you 'll walk in Nakamise shopping street and enjoy the old downtown atmosphere of Edo Period. There are many souvenir shops and restaurants in Asakusa.

Departure & Return

Depart From In 23 wards of Tokyo
Starting time 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Meeting Point At your hotel in 23 wards of Tokyo
Ending Point In Asakusa

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee
transportation fee for guide
hotel pick up in 23 wards of Tokyo
entrance fee for Hamarikyu Garden
Matcha tea at Hamarikyu Garden
Cruise fee from Hamarikyu Garden to Asakusa

What‘s not included

taxi fare (if you use) from your hotel to the nearest train station
transportation fee for you from Asakusa back to your hotel
entrance fee for other places for you and guide, for example, Denboin Garden of Sensoji Temple in Asakusa (open March 10 to May 8, 2017) : 300 yen



Hotel pick up in 23 wards of Tokyo.
Transportation from Asakusa back to your hotel is not included.
Entrance fee for Hamarikyu Garden, matcha at a tea house and cruising fee are included.
Lunch (for you) is not included.
In case of cancellation of sailing, we go to Asakusa by taxi and subway. The transportation fee is the same.

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

How do we go to Asakusa from Hamarikyu Garden in case of cancellation of sailing?

We go to Asakusa from Hamarikyu Garden by taxi and subway.

How much is the transportation cost from Asakusa?

Public transportation fee (subway) from Asakusa to Ueno is 170 yen. To Kanda 170 yen. To Nihonbashi 180 yen. To Ginza 200 yen. To Omotesando 240 yen. To Shibuya 240 yen. To Tokyo Station 310 yen. To shinjuku 340 yen. To Ikebukuro 340 yen.

Is there any place I should pay entrance fee?

Denboin Garden of Sensoji Temple in Asakusa (open March 10 to May 8, 2017) ; 300 yen

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 ( 1 )
5.0 (1) Reviews
Very Good
Blair Blair United States ( Couple )
2 years ago

“ 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.


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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