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Half day Tokyo Tour – customized for you

by Yoko
(58) Reviews
4h $ 141 Price up to 5 people

Highlights

  • Asakusa, Sensoji temple
  • Harajuku, Meiji shrine

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What to Expect

After I hear your request and thought, I'll arrange the tour for you.

If you'd like to go to the places and stay there for a short time, then I’d recommend you to choose 2 places.

If you’d like to take your time on each places such as shopping or relaxing at cafe, then I’d recommend you to pick up one place.

And also starting time of the tour can be changed upon your request.


The following list is some places for the tour.

● Meiji shrine and Harajuku, Omotesando – the area has the biggest shrine in Tokyo surrounded by nature and fashionable shopping street.

● Senso-ji temple and Asakusa – has the oldest temple in Tokyo. You can enjoy the hustle and bustle atmosphere there.

● Shinjuku – has the busiest station in the world with a lot of office workers, tourists and students. There are a lot of department stores for shopping.

 You can enjoy Tokyo view from the observatory of Tokyo Government Office building.

● Shibuya – is famous for the busiest crossing in the world. The area is also popular among young people for shopping.

● Tsukiji fish market – is the biggest fish market in the world. The market is closed on Wednesday, Sunday and national holidays.

● Imperial Palace and the gardens – you can’t go inside the Palace, but the gardens has lovely parks and Japanese garden. The gardens are closed on Monday and Friday.

● Ginza – is famous shopping area which has many nice shops and restaurants.

● Kagurazaka – small, but lovely place packed with nice restaurants, bars and cafes.


● Japanese gardens – Rikugien garden, Hamarikyu garden, and so on. Entrance fee of each gardens is 300 JPY.

● Nezu Museum in Aoyama: famous for Japanese/Asian exhibitions and a beautiful Japanese garden.
Entrance fee is 1,000 JPY for adult, 800 JPY for high school students, free of charge for junior high school students or under.

● The National Art Center, Tokyo in Roppongi: beautiful architecture of the building and so on.
Entrance fee is 1,600 JPY if you'd like to see special exhibition.

I'm looking forward to seeing you!

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Yoko Licensed Guide
(58) Reviews
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Highlights

  • Asakusa, Sensoji temple
  • Harajuku, Meiji shrine

Important

What‘s included
guide fee, hotel pick-up in Tokyo area
What‘s not included
transportation fares for you and guide, lunch, entrance fee
Meeting Point
At your hotel or any place that you'd like to start the tour
Ending Point
At your hotel or any place that you'd like to finish the tour
Duration
4 hours
Starting time
10:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 5 people

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does transportation fares cost?

It depends on where you'd like to go, usually it costs about 1,000 JPY for each person.

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 in the first 14 day(s) before the meeting date ,there is a 100% charge.
  • If you cancel between 15 and 29 day(s) in advance of the meeting date ,there is a 50% charge.
  • If you cancel at least 30 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.
Reviews ( 58 )
Jonathan Jonathan Canada ( Couple )
Excellent
1 week ago

“ Great customized tour ”

We had requested a tour which didn’t hit the big sites but rather focused on some neighbourhoods. Yoko really delivered for us. We had a varied day seeing a variety of areas to give us a better feel for life in Tokyo. We found Yoko to be responsive to our requests both before and during the tour. She was quite informative and we learned a lot about the city and daily life. Her English is fine and she has a great sense of humour. Most importantly, she understood us and our interests. We would definitely want Yoko to guide us again should we return to Tokyo and we wouldn’t hesitate to recommend her to any of our friends should they need a guide in Tokyo. Thanks Yoko.

Yoko:

Thank you so much for taking your time to post such a fabulous review, Jonathan! I'm very glad to hear that the tour met your expectations. The tour was a really good opportunity for me, thank you. I had a memorable and enjoyable time with all of you, I'm grateful for your thoughtfulness. Talking with you was fun and interesting, We shared a lot of laughter. It was really nice meeting all of you. I hope you enjoy your journey in Japan and Asia. I hope you come to Tokyo again someday in the near future and see you then. Please take care and have a lovely journey.

Lori Lori United States ( Couple )
Excellent
3 weeks ago

“ Comprehensive Tokyo tour ”

We spent a day and a half with Yoko and felt like we got to see all the highlights of the city. She took us to shrines, gardens, fascinating neighborhoods, the fish market and even on a boat tour. We could never have accomplished this on our own. Great tour!

Yoko:

Thank you so much for posting a wonderful review, Lori. I'm glad to hear the tour met your expectation. I had a lovely time with both of you. It was nice meeting you. Thank you so much for having me as your guide. I hope you come to Japan again and hope to see you then. Please take care.

Terry Terry United States
Excellent
1 month ago

“ You won't be disappointed! ”

We feel very fortunate to have had Yoko as our guide.

Yoko:

Thank you so much for such a wonderful review, Terry. Though the weather was not good on the day, I had a lovely time with both of you. I'm grateful for your kindness. Thank you so much for having me as your guide. I hope you come to Tokyo again and have great time exploring more about Tokyo. Please take care.

Bev Bev Canada ( Family )
Excellent
1 month ago

“ Great Tours with Yoko ”

Spent 2 days with Yoko and she was great. Yoko was informative and very accommodating and such a pleasant lady. We enjoyed our time with her very much. Yoko gave us some treats at the end of our tour and that was so sweet and considerate of her. I highly recommend Yoko.

Yoko:

Thank you so much for such a lovely review, Bev! I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed the tours. I also had a lovely time with you and your sister. Some places and things were new to me and a little adventurous, but that was a fantastic experience. Thank you so much for giving me such a good opportunity! I'm grateful for your kindness. I hope you come to Japan again in the near future and hope to see you then. Thank you and please take care.

Sonja Sonja New Zealand ( Family with kids )
Excellent
4 months ago

“ Totally would recommend Yoko and Triple Lights. Wonderful day with an excellent guide, covered a lot with quite a variety ”

I was so pleased with my arrangement and experience with Yoko San. We had a previous 2 days with another wonderful guide, so had seen a few places already. Yoko San took us back to Asakusa at my request as my partner had just arrived. I was thrilled that we saw a slightly different aspect of Asakusa, including a view looking down to the markets and Sensoji Temple. After visiting the Imperial Palace grounds we ( including 17 yo son who enjoyed the guided experience a lot too) had an absolutely delectable ramen meal for lunch in Maranouchi, thanks to Yoko’s excellent recommendation! Yoko San showed us a great viewing spot to look over the vast Tokyo Station. We were lucky to enjoy the Meiji Shrine ( seeing a wedding party was a bonus) and the fabulous iris gardens in full bloom. We ... read more

Yoko:

Thank you so much for such a fabulous review, Sonja-san! I'm very glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour. I also had a lovely time with all of you. It was my first time to see beautiful irises in the gardens of Meiji Jingu shrine. I really enjoyed the irises and the gardens with you, thank you for giving me such a lovely opportunity! Talking with you about a lot of things was really interesting and fun. I'm grateful for all of your kindness. I hope you come to Japan again in the near future and would like to see you again then! Thank you again and please take care!

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