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Explore Old and Modern Tokyo One Day Tour

8 Hours
up to 5 people
English ( Business )
Private tour (only you and your guide)
Walking / Public Transportation Tour
( Contact guide for other options )

The tour can be customized according to your preferences. You can select 3 or 4 places to visit for the tour. My recommendations in Tokyo are Asakusa Sensoji Temple, Nihonbashi, Ueno, Harajuku, Shibuya, Kagurazaka and Daikanyama. If you like art, I'm happy to shows you some beautiful museums like Nezu Museum and other contemporary art museums in Tokyo.


Feel free to personalize this offer with KUMIKO.

  • 09:30 AM

    Asakusa Sensoji Temple

    Sensoji is the oldest and the most popular temple in Tokyo. It was a center of Edo culture and still preserves the appearance of old Edo, Tokyo's traditional atmosphere. The five-story pagoda, incense burner and Nakamise-shopping arcade will take you back to old Tokyo.

  • 11:00 AM

    Nihombashi area

    The Nihombashi district in central Tokyo has been a center of Japanese business and culture, a hub for merchants and craftsmen since the start of the Edo dra. Today it is a modern neighborhood with high-rise buildings, you will find the essence of Tokyo at Coredo Muromachi shopping center. We will visit some of the famous shops incluidng Kiya (Japanese knife shop), Senbikiya (fruits shop) and Mitsukoshi Department store.

  • 12:30 PM

    Lunch at Nihonbashi area

    There're several restaurants offering various kinds of foods in the area. If you like to try Japanese cuisine, I will show you Japanese restaurants in Coredo Muromachi Terrace.

  • 13:00 PM

    Harajuku Meiji Shrine and Omotesando Avenue

    The Meiji Shrine is a sanctuary in the middle of the city away from all the hustle and bustle of modern Tokyo. Harajuku/Omotesando located just outside of the Meiji Shrine is a vibrant neighborhood with trendy eateries and boutiques. If you're interested in young pop culture, I will take you to Takeshita Street, a hub of trendy cute culture. Then we will walk along the Cat Street to Shibuya.

  • 15:00 PM


    Japan's trend setting town dedicated to young fashion and culture. It has become a symbol of Tokyo's dynamism with the Shibuya Crossing, the state-of-the-art buildings and SHIBUYA 109. You will also see the Hachiko Statue, a meeting spot near the JR Shibuya Station, which is famous as a loyal dog.

  • 16:00 PM


    Daikanyama is home to high-end fashion boutiques and restaurants near Shibuya. T-site encompasses a bookstore, stationeries, Ivy Place restaurant to serve as a cultural hub in the area. The old Asakura Residence is a quiet oasis in the heart of Tokyo. We can visit the residence with its beautiful Japanese garden. You will see the traditional Japanese house and way of living about 100 years ago.

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Departure & Return

Starting time 09:00 AM
Meeting Point At your hotel in Tokyo or near Tokyo
Ending Point At your hotel or any other place you prefer in Tokyo

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

Guide fee
Hotel pick-up

What‘s not included

Transportation fee (about JPN1,500 per person, for you and guide)
Lunch (about JPN1,000 per person, for you and guide)
Entrance fee

Cancellation Policy

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

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 ( 4 )
5.0 (4) Reviews
Very Good
Barry Barry Australia ( Couple )
1 year ago

“ Thank you Kumiko ”

Thanks to Kumiko for getting me around while it was raining. We managed to see the Senso-ji temple and walk through the laneways before the rain got heavy. Then we made our way to a few shopping centers to stay dry before returning. The rain made for some great photos!!! I thoroughly enjoyed my day!!


Thank you for your feedback. I WAS reallu lucky to have an opportunity to see you and show you Tokyo in a rain! Please come back with your daughters ! Best regards, Kumiko

Bruce Bruce Canada ( Solo )
1 year ago

“ A day in Kamakura ”

Kumiko was my guide for a day in Kamakura. I found her to be very pleasant, warm, and interestng. Her knowledge of the are was impressive. She is very much a great lady and I was fortunate to have her as my guide.


Bruce-san, I really appreciate your feedback. I was fortunate to have such a nice gentleman like you as my guest. It was fun to talk with you all the way to Kamakura. Please take care of yourself and come again! Kumiko

Alina Alina Switzerland ( Couple )
2 years ago

“ Absolutely lovely ”

Lovely day with Kumiko. Would do again. Thank you.


Alina, Thanks so much for lovely message. Please come again. I'm always happy to show you something interesting in Japan.

Agnes Agnes Philippines ( Family with kids )
2 years ago

“ Kamakura, yokohama tour ”

She was excellent and anticipated our needs. I will surely recommend her to family and friends.


Agres, It was a great pleasure to see you and your family. I certainly enjoyed the time together with you. Thanks so much. Next time I will take you more interesting places in Tokyo or wherever you want to go. Take care!

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