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Overview

This is one day private tour (7 hours) in and around Tokyo. Please tell us your preference for traveling. We will arrange the best tour for you.

Highlights

  •   Your favorite places.
  •   The places your guide recommends according to your interests.

Information

City Tokyo
Meeting Point At the appointed place or at your hotel.
Ending Point The nearest station of the last spot of our tour or your hotel.
Departure 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Duration 7h   Flexible
Languages English (License)
Tour Type Private Tour ( only for you )
Number of people 1 ~ 4
Booking
7h
When?

People

215.60 USD

total price up to 4

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra person. 30.80 USD
Extra hour. 30.80 USD

What to Expect

On one day tour (7 hours), you can choose 4 or 5 places from the list below or any other places you like in and around Tokyo.
The tour will be conducted by public transportation.
Please allow for between two and two and a half hours traveling time in the 7 hour period.

1. Tsukiji fish market in the morning (1 or 1.5 hour)
* Tuna auction and Inner market are not included.
* Market closed Sundays, national holidays and some Wednesdays.
2. Ginza district (shopping area) (0.5 or 1 hour)
3. Imperial Palace, the Double Bridge (0.5 hour)
4. Imperial Palace East Gardens (1 hour)
* No entry to the palace building.
* Closed Mondays and Fridays.
5. Tokyo Tower (1 hour)
6. World Trade Center Building Observation Deck (0.5 hour)
7. Asakusa. Sensoji Temple, Nakamise shopping street, Asakusa Shrine, (1 hour)
8. Meiji Jingu Shrine, Omote-sando Avenue (1 hour)
9. Shibuya crossing, the Statue of Hachi-ko (0.5 hour)
10. Shinjuku, Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building Observation Deck (0.5 hour)
11. Shinjuku area, Godzilla, Samurai museum (1 hour)
12. Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, Cherry blossom viewing (1 hour)
13. Animal cafes: Cat, Owl, Rabbit, Hedgehog, etc. (0.5 hour)
14. Lunch time: Sushi, Ramen, Tempura, Teppanyaki, etc. (1 hour)


What‘s included

Guide fee.
Meals for guide.
Hotel pick up (23 wards of Tokyo)


What‘s not included

Transportation expenses about 1,000 JPY/per person (you and your guide)
Admission fee (you and your guide)
※We will give you a rough estimate beforehand.
Your meals, shopping costs, insurance and any other personal expenses.

Extras (optional)

Extra person. 30.80 USD
Extra hour. 30.80 USD

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

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
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.
After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.
You’ll be able to see the guide’s e-mail address and phone number. You can contact your guide directly before the tour starts, and enjoy your tour on the day!
Yes, by using our secure online payment system, your payment information is encrypted and you are secured against fraud and unauthorized transaction.

Your credit card or PayPal account will be charged upon booking. However, if the guide does not accept your booking, the amount will be credited back to the account from which the charge was drawn.
No, our prices are 100% booking fee free – meaning the price you see is the amount you pay.
More Frequently Asked Questions

Example of your tour experience

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

The TripleLights Difference

Its more affordable than it seems. Our pricing is often per-tour (not per-person), so if your group is 2 or more people, you'll most probably pay less than if you took a bus tour.

Video presentation from the guides. Easily select the guide you like the most by watching their exclusive profile videos!

Every tour is customizable. Every tour can be customised to your time, needs and preferences! Simply confirm your booking and contact the guide to make the changes. There is no risk and you have free cancellation with a 100% refund guarantee!

Go at your own pace. Take your time for pictures or slow down to see as much as you want. With your private guide your tour is flexible.

Enjoy Japan with a local guide. With intimate access to places off the beaten paths you can have a more in-depth experience not seen on bus tours.

All tours are private. Enjoy a deeper learning experience as your guide will be 100% focused on you and the people traveling with you.

Questions? Talk to a REAL person. We have a superior customer support team who are ready to help you with any questions you may have!

Reviews

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Cassendra
5 days ago , ( Solo ) , From: Singapore

“ Hoilday in Tokyo ”

My experience with Chieko was awesome! She is a very experience guide. She did her homework well before meeting up with me so that to make sure I have a smooth tour. She speaks well and is very bubbly and friendly. My stay in Tokyo was a short one, hence, I didn't have enough time to visit all the places I wish to but I definitely plan to go back to Tokyo again and I will make a reservation with Chieko on my future tour in Tokyo. Thanks Chieko!

Chieko:
Dear Cassendra, Thank you very much for choosing me as your guide and I am very thankful for your good review! I enjoyed walking with such a friendly and lovely lady like you. I’d like to take you to the best sushi restaurant in Ginza next time. I'm looking forward to seeing you soon. Thank you. Chieko

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Andrew
1 month ago , ( Family ) , From: United States

“ Excellent and very responsible ”

Chieko designed a special tour for my 13-year-old son so that he could visit sites that specialized in Pokemon, video games, etc. She even did a test run before our visit because it was something new for her. Our son had a wonderful time and learned a lot about Japanese culture thanks to Chieko. She was wonderful!

Chieko:
Dear Andrew, thank you for such a wonderful review. I'm very glad to hear that your son enjoyed my tour. It was the first time I've taken a 13-year-old boy on a tour without his family. Before the tour, you kindly advised me of his interests in Pokémon, anime and video games. So I prepared and planned the tour to accommodate his interests. Also, a few days before the tour, I started playing Pokémon Go so I could understand the game and participate. Thanks to your son, I've found a new genre to add to my tour list. Please tell him that I enjoyed meeting such a smart, pleasant boy. Thank you again. Chieko

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Danielle
2 months ago , From: United States

Chieko was great. She was very personally and took me around for a half day tour around Tokyo. We went to a festival that only happens once a year which was amazing. She also showed me how to pray and what it all means. This was my first time in Tokyo and I feel as if she really helped me get the lay of the land. I would definitely recommend her.

Chieko:
Thank you very much for your wonderful review, Danielle. I also enjoyed watching the festival with you on that day. It was gorgeous, wasn't it? Though, I felt a bit sorry for you to carry an umbrella all day because I told you it might rain in the afternoon. I’d like to show you many other enjoyable places in Tokyo. Please come to Japan again. I'm looking forward to seeing you soon. Thank you. Chieko

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THIN
4 months ago , From: Korea, Republic of

Chieko took our group around Tokyo according to our defined schedule. The trip went smoothly and it was really fantastic. Chieko was able to explain the story to each of us in an engaging way. She is reliable, knowledgeable and flexible. We would definitely love to go on walks guided by Chieko again.

Chieko:
Ms. THIN Hello! Thank you for your kind comment! I also enjoyed walking with you in Tokyo and Kamakura. All of you were friendly and nice people. I'm very happy to know that you have enjoyed the tour as well. Also I think you were a great trip planner. Let's wear a silk kimono on your next trip to Japan. I'm sure that it will look as good on you as the yukata you wore in Kamakura. Please give my best regards to all of them. I'm looking forward to meeting you soon. Thank you. Chieko

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