What to Expect
In this half-day walking tour, you will going deep into narrow alleys in the middle of Yanaka Area.
Yanaka, located in Taito ward of east side of Tokyo, is regarded as SHITAMACHI, literarlly means "low city," lived by many petty entrepreneurs,restaurant owners, small shop-owners and craftsmen.
The area is known as one of few areas in Tokyo that less damaged by heavy air raids in the end of WW2, and that retains atmosphere of good old days.
In the area, you won't see fashonable shops and fancy restaurants, but for instead, you will see low houses and small shops stand so closely next to each other in alleyways, the disappearing streetscape of Tokyo.
Also, you'll visit Nezu Shrine, loved and worshiped by many Shitamachi locals, which has maintained excellent condition since 1705.
Let's enojoy walking, eating & drinking, seeing friendly local people in an unostentatious Tokyo's SHITAMCHI atmosphere.