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Explore Downtown and Culture Tokyo Day2

8 hours
up to 7 people
English ( Professional ), French ( Native ), Japanese ( Native )
Private tour (only you and your guide)
Walking / Public Transportation Tour
( Contact guide for other options )

Another recommendation for Tokyo Tour. The tour consist of One day tour of Old Edo Tokyo.We will explore the Shitamachi side (downtown) of Tokyo, which include The Imperial Palace, Meji Jingu Shrine, and lots of local side of downtown Tokyo.


Feel free to personalize this offer with Christophe.

  • 8:00 Hotel Pick up
  • 1- 8:40 Tokyo station the center station of the city. Stop for photos.
  • 2- 9:00 Imperial Palace and “Nijubashi”. Stroll the outer garden of the Palace.
  • 3- 10:00 “Zojoji”Temple. Iconic view of the Temple with Tokyo Tower, Stop for photos.
  • 4- 10:30 Tokyo Tower Sky Deck. Go up to the sky deck of the Tokyo Tower.
  • 5- 12:00 Lunch at Harajuku in a Japanese Restaurant. (There is a number of Restaurant in the area, I will ask you what is your favorite and we can decide)
  • 6- 13:00 Omotesando street and Takeshita Shoppng Street. Stroll the street via the famous
  • 7- 14:30 “Meiji Jingu
  • 8- 15:30 Shibuya Scrumble Crossing and the Statue of Hachiko. Stop for photos.
  • Tour end 16:00

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What to Expect

This tour is recommended for the guests like walking so I require to come with your sneakers and be ready for a long walk. I will let you see a lot of local places and don’t hesitate to stop me to ask as much questions as you like.
1-Starting from the Tokyo station which it is situated just in front of the Garden of the Imperial Palace, we can see the beautiful renaissance shape built in 1914.
2-Move in front of Nijubashi Bridge. The main bridge to access to the residence of the Imperial family.
3-Lunch time at Marunouchi area. Japanese restaurant, Sushi or Tempura or Okonomiyaki, ets,...
4- Work to the Tokyo Tower. Jyozoji temple which is situated right in front of the Tower super photogenic, We will visit inside of the compound and move to the Tower.
5- Finally our last destination the most beautiful Shrine in Tokyo “Meiji Jingu” Shrine. The forest have been created by the donated trees from the citizen constructed on 1920, the shrine will celebrate it’s centenary in 2020.
6- Visit the famous Takeshita street and Omotesando shopping street. We can find a lot's of japanese shops good to by souvenirs and street food stores will fell your appetite.
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Departure & Return

Starting time 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Meeting Point At your hotel in TOKYO
Ending Point At Harajuku Station after the tour of Meiji Shrine.

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

1- guide fee
2- hotel pick up fee in Tokyo area

What‘s not included

1- transportation fee for you and guide about 1000~ yen
2- lunch fee for you and guide 1000~
3- Tokyo tower fee for you and guide to the Main deck 900~ yen

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.

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Is the price per person or per group?

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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
Delphine Delphine Australia ( Family with kids )
7 months ago

“ Parfaite decouverte de Tokyo ”

Notre journee a la decouverte de Tokyo avec Christophe etait passionante! Nous avons explore les jardins, marches et temples. Une journee bien remplie. Parfait pour visiter Tokyo pour la premiere fois.


Merci beaucoup pour votre gentil petit message. Malgré le temps que nous avons eu rien nous a interrompu de faire une bonne balade et j ai été très heureux de pouvoir eux l occasions de vous faire connaissance et j espère bien vous revoir quand vous reveniez au Japon. Merci encore et à bientôt. ありがとうございました😊 Christophe

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