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Midori S.

English, Japanese (Native)
8 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 4 people

You could make your own itinerary as you like. Please select zones below. Tokyo has many interesting and beautiful places. Let me show you around as much as possible. By using Tokyo Metro 24-hour Ticket, you could visit anywhere like a local. You could learn about Japan's history, culture and life style as well as enjoying traditional Japanese cousines.

Meeting Point

At your hotel in Tokyo

Ginza, Tsukiji Outer Market, Imperial Palace and Hama-rikyu Gardens

Asakusa, Tokyo Skytree, Ueno Park and Akihabara

Shibuya, Harajuku, Meiji Jingu Shrine, Shinjuku and Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden

Japanese history, culture and life style

Traditional Japanese cuisines and sweets

Ending Point

At your hotel in Tokyo

What to Expect

Tokyo has many fantastic sightseeing spots. Please let me know which Zone you are interested so that I could combine those places and make a itinerary for you!

Zone 1: Asakusa - Senso-ji Temple famous for its main Kaminari-mon Gate ( Thunder Gate ), where a huge red lantern is welcoming you. Nakamise street is the oldest shopping arcade in Japan, best place to buy traditional Japanese souvenirs and sweets. Asakusa Shrine is located in the same compound of Senso-ji Temple. You could learn the difference between Buddism and Shintoim there.

Zone 2: Tokyo Skytree - The tallest freestanding broadcasting tower in the world boasting 634 meters high. Panoramic view from 350 and 450 meters above the ground can be enjoyed.

Zone 3: Ueno Park - Famous for its cherry blossoms viewing . Tokyo National Museum, Shitamachi Museum, Ueno Toshogu Shrine and Ameyoko Shopping Streets etc. Zone 4: Akihabara - Famous for electronics stores and manga & anime related subculture goods. Maid cafe, Animal cafes.

Zone 5: Ginza - Most high-end shopping district in Japan. World famous designers' boutiques and casual fast fashion stores.

Zone 6: Tsukiji Outer Market - Just next to Tokyo Metropolitan Central Wholesale Market that is the largest market in Japan. You could find anything from foods such as fresh fish, fresh meats, fresh vegetables, and dried foods, to food-related products such as knives and tableware. Many famous restaurants for your breakfast, brunch and lunch.

Zone 7: Imperial Palace - The Nijubashi Bridge in front of the main entrance is the photo taken place. East Gardens of the Imperial Palace is also very beatiful.

Zone 8: Shibuya - Famous for Shibuya scramble crossing in front of the Shibuya Station, Hachiko dog statue is loved by not only Japanese but foreigners too.

Zone 9: Meiji Jingu Shrine - Shinto shrine where the spirits of Emperor Meiji and Empress Shoken are enshrined. It was built in 1920. The surrounding forest was created by the plantation of 100,000 trees donated from all over Japan.

Zone 10: Harajuku - Just next to Meiji Jingu Shrine, here famous Takeshita Dori Street that has a lot of shops of " Kawaii ( cute ) " fashion. Also Oriental Bazaar ( traditional Japanese souvenirs ).

Zone 11: Shinjuku - Japan's greatest entertainment district where high-rise buildings are lined up next to each other. Let's visit Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building Observatories ( Free of charge ), Never-sleep Kabukicho twon. Golden-gai ( 1950's nostalgic narrow drinking streets ) and Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden famous for its cherry blossoms viewing.

Zone X: And much more,

Ikebukuro, Tokyo Tower, Zojo-ji Temple, Hama-rikyu Garden, Koishikawa Korakuen Garden, Rikugien Garden, Roppongi (Entertainment), Odaiba(Waterfront futuristic area), Yanaka, Shibamata and so on.

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee

What‘s not included

transportation fee (you and guide)

entrance fee (you and guide)

lunch (you and guide)

Important Information

This is a walking tour, so please wear comfortable walking shoes.

Please bring Japanese yen for souvenirs and Japanese sweets, some of tourist places don't accept credit card usage.

Please take care of your own valuables, some of places are always crowded.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 8 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 3 to 7 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 2 day(s) prior to meeting time
$197/ per group