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Day tour Old and New Tokyo

by Atsuko
(32) Reviews
6h $ 194 Price up to 5 people

Highlights

  • Asakusa ( Kaminarimon gate, Sensoji ,Nakamise shopping street, )
  • Tokyo sky tree
  • Ueno park ( Ameyayokocyo street, Museums, Tosyogu, shrine, zoo etc..)
  • Tokyo station
  • Imperial Palace East garden
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Overview

This tour feature Tokyo's old downtown located northeast of Tokyo one of the few places still preserve the old town atmosphere of the Edo period (**********). You can see oldest temple in Tokyo,Sensoji and five story pagoda and New landmark Tokyo sky tree opened 2012 the tallest broadcasting tower in the world at the same time where the old and the new exist in grand harmony

What to Expect

*Asakusa... located Tokyo's north east side which is reminiscent of Edo period.
Sensoji is Tokyo's oldest buddist temple. It is famous for it's Kaminarimon or Thunder gate where a giant red lantern hangs.
Nakamise shopping street is one of the best places to buy traditional Japanese souvenirs.

*Tokyo sky tree... opend in 2012. It is the tallest broadcasting tower in the world. There are two observation deck s at 350m and 450m. you can enjoy a breath- taking panorama of Tokyo. At the foot of the sky tree,there are many stores,restaurants an aquarium and planetarium.

*Ueno park...the first park in Japan. In the huge grounds are a museum complex,zoo, and Toshogu shrine and more. Also this park is popular for cherry blossom viewing place.

* Tokyo station...a renaissance style building was designated Important cultural property. There are Ramen street and character street.

*Imperial Palace and East garden...about 5 minutes walking from Tokyo station. The imperial palace with its grounds is located on the site of the former residential palace of successive Tokugawa shoguns in the Edo period.East garden is closed on Monday and Friday.

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Highlights

  • Asakusa ( Kaminarimon gate, Sensoji ,Nakamise shopping street, )
  • Tokyo sky tree
  • Ueno park ( Ameyayokocyo street, Museums, Tosyogu, shrine, zoo etc..)
  • Tokyo station
  • Imperial Palace East garden

Important

Imperial Palace east garden is closed on Monday and Friday.

I am available until 4:00 pm so could not offer Night tour.

* Tour is not coverd travel insurance. While it is extremly unlikely that an accident will happen, I ask you to be coverd by your own travel insurance policies that you release me of any liability for injury or accident occuring during the tour.

This is walking tour and we take public transportation system so please wear comfortable shoes!

What‘s included
guide fee, hotel pick-up (in central Tokyo area )
What‘s not included
transportation fee (you and guide) about ¥1000
lunch (you and guide)
Tokyo sky tree Tembo deck ¥2060
Meeting Point
At your hotel (central Tokyo area)
Ending Point
Where tour end
Duration
6 hours
Starting time
09:30 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 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 ( 32 )
Matt Matt United Kingdom
Excellent
3 weeks ago

“ Walking tour of Tokyo ”

What can I say except what a fantastic person to show you the sights of Tokyo!! Made us a ease from the moment that we meet at our hotel to the time when Atsuko left us at Shinjuku station. Very knowledgable and informative, helped us with buying out metro card, took us to a traditional Japanese restaurant for lunch and really crammed in a lot into the 6 hour tour, more than we would have done on our own. Would definitely recommend as a guide 100%....

Atsuko:

Thank you for wonderful review Matt ! I'm so glad that you enjoyed the tour. It was great time to be with yours. You remaind me London life cause of your british accent like 007 james bond. You enjoyed different food and culture which the purpose of your wife to visit Japan. I hope you had a wonderful time in Tokyo. Thank you again and hope to see you someday.

Gery Gery United States ( Family with kids )
Excellent
4 weeks ago

“ Excellent!!! ”

Atsuko was an excellent guide for us. She was patient and considerate. She was knowledgeable and kind. We would absolutely use her services again.

Atsuko:

Thank you for your gerat review Gery ! I was so glad to share a pleasant time with your lovely family. Your children are clever and adorable. I hope to see you again someday!!!

Joanne Joanne Canada ( Friends )
Excellent
1 month ago

“ Lunch on the 46th floor ”

We really enjoyed our day with Atsuko. She was helpful, graceful, kind and, her English was extremely good. We had a lovely day. Thank you.

Atsuko:

Thank you very much for your wonderful review! it was a nice sunny day after typhoon hit the city. I was so glad to share a pleasant time with you. You two are such a sweet women thank you for bring me nice gifts from Canada. I really love the place where you live one of the beautiful place in the world. I would like to visit someday again. Thank you.

Polly Polly United States ( Couple )
Excellent
1 month ago

“ Fish Market to Asakusa ”

Atsuko is charming and knows Tokyo as a local. The highlight for me was walking through the former gardens of an imperial palace and seeing modern Tokyo in the background at every direction.

Atsuko:

Thank you for nice review! I really enjoyed talking with you and Don. You told me a lot of things which I didn't know. I like your way of travel. I hope I would like to travel with my husband like yours. Thank you again and have a wonderful vacation.

Lauri Lauri United States ( Couple )
Excellent
1 month ago

“ Delightful tour ”

We had a wonderful day with Atsuko. She designed the sites to our desires and we feel so much more confident about using the subway. Atsuko is friendly and fun to tour with👍

Atsuko:

Thank you for wonderful review Lauri ! I'm so glad that you enjoyed the tour and to share a pleasant time with you yesterday. I hope you have a great long vacation. You trave all over the world. If it's possible I would love to hear more about your travel story. Please enjoy your trip!!

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