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Half Day Tour of Tokyo

5h $ 233 Price up to 5 people

Highlights

  • 1. Meiji Jingu Shrine
  • 2. The ASAKURA Museum of Sculpture
  • 3. YANAKA Ginza street

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What to Expect

This is an original tour which you can enjoy unknown "Tokyo" as well as a popular tourist spot, Meiji Jingu Shrine.

●Meiji Jingu Shrine
It is one of the most respected Shinto shrines in Japan.
Every year, over 3 million people visit there for the first pray of the New Year.
It is dedicated to the divine souls of Emperor Meiji and his consort Empress Shoken, although their tombs are in Kyoto.

●The ASAKURA Museum of Sculpture is the best Japanese garden in my opinion.
Before opening to the public as a museum, the ASAKURA
Museum of Sculpture was the studio and residence of Fumio ASAKURA (1883–1964), a leading sculptor of modern Japan from the Meiji through Taisho to Showa periods.
The building is listed as a national cultural property, and the premises as a whole as a national place of scenic beauty.
I love Japanese garden very much. I have visited hundreds of Japanese garden.
This Museum’s garden is the BEST in my opinion.

●YANAKA Ginza
Near the museum, you can visit YANAKA Ginza.
It is located in the area called "YaNeSen", very heart-warming heartful area in Tokyo. It is named from the first letter of Kanji「Yanaka」「Nezu」and「Sendagi」.

Lunch will be taken at a Middle Eastern cuisine restaurant, but subject to change at your request. The order and duration for each place is subject to change per your request.

★Course(Visiting Spots)

1. Meiji Jingu Shrine
2. ASAKURA Museum of Sculpture (Japanese garden)
Zushiironman's recommended
3. Yanaka Ginza Street
4. Lunch at Japanese restaurant

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Organized by Tetsuyuki

Licensed Guide

Highlights

  • 1. Meiji Jingu Shrine
  • 2. The ASAKURA Museum of Sculpture
  • 3. YANAKA Ginza street

Important

What‘s included
guide fee, hotel pick-up
What‘s not included
lunch: 1500 yen per people,
Asakura Museum entrance fee: 500yen per people,
transportation fee: about 1000 yen per people
Meeting Point
At your hotel
Ending Point
At your hotel
Duration
5 hours
Starting time
09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 5 people

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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Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel at least 14 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.
  • If you cancel between 2 and 13 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 20% charge.
  • If you cancel within 1 day prior to the meeting date, there is a 40% charge.
  • If you cancel on the meeting date, there is no refund.

About Tetsuyuki


Licensed Guide


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Response Time 4 hs

Languages spoken
  • English ( License )

Profile of the guide: Taguchi Tetsuyuki, ZushiIronman,
I am from Nagasaki City, graduated Nagasaki Kita(North)Senior High School, and received Bachelor of Arts from Waseda University.
I now work as Government -Licensed -Tour guides
(English,EN01269).
My life's calling is to be a missionary of Japanese hitory and culture.
My aim is to make people aware of our intellectual and artistic contributions to the world.
I would like to be a grassroots diplomat.
I think Japan is a country that can leave a positive and lasting influence on guests with her spirit.
I want to be good at both literary and military arts.
I have two black belts, in Judo and Jujutsu (Yagyu Shingan-ryu Taijutsu) plus I have practiced Karate and Aikido.
I have a Teacher’s license in three subjects, English, Social Studies, and Japanese Language.
I love the ocean.
I enjoy kayaking near the Emperor’s villa.
My lifetime passion is to be a Haiku Poet, Scholar and Samurai Warrior.

Below are the messages I received from my guests.

"Dear Taguchi-san,
Just to let you know we reached safely in Seattle - thank you very much for your wonderful guidance appreciating the beauty & culture of Japan - we had a wonderful time! Happy New Year!!"

"Hello Yuki! I had a wonderful morning with you and am still dreaming about the noodle soup.
I will let you know when I can return. Be well!"
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