Explore Downtown and Culture Tokyo Day1

Highlights

Christophe S.

5.00(1) reviews
Tokyo
English, French (Native), Japanese (Native)
8 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 7 people

The tour consist of One day tour of Old Edo Tokyo.We will explore the Shitamachi side (downtown) of Tokyo which includes the busiest old Tsukiji Fish Market, beautiful Japanese Garden and The oldest Temple in the city Sensoji-Shrine.

Itinerary

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Meeting Point

At your hotel in Tokyo

8:00 Hotel pick up

8:40 Ginza Street(Arrive by train): Stop for photos in front of

9:00 Tsukiji Outer Market (Arrive by foot): Visit and pick some street foods. Stop for photos at the beautiful Namiyoke Shrine.

10:35 Hama Rikyu Park (Arrive by foot): The typical garden of Edo period. “Matcha” green tea experience in a Japanese traditional Tea House.

12:00 Tokyo Cruise: Board on ship from the pier in the garden. See Tokyo from a different perspective.

13:00 Lunch at Asakusa : Kaiten Sushi restaurant(Conveyor Sushi) or Japanese Tempura restaurant

14:00 “Rickshaw” Riding on a traditional Japanese man carried car rickshaw. Driver will take pictures, explain a bite about the history of Edo and drives you around Asakusa city.

14:40 Stroll in Temple “Sensoji” and ”Nakamise” shopping street. Stop for photos in front of Iconic Kaminarimon Gate

15:30 Kappabashi Dogugai street. A shopping street with a history over 100 years. 800m long street lined up with wholesale stores with Japanese kitchenware and food samples.

16:00 Tour end

Ending Point

At Asakusa after the tour.

What to Expect

We will see a lot of local places and don’t hesitate to ask as much questions as you like.

Starting from Tsukiji outer market, we will see an old street filled with good local foods especially sashimi and sushi.

At the Hamarikyu garden we will see a typical Japanese garden and traditional green tea shop “Nakajima no Ochaya”.

From the river side on the cruise we will see Tokyo from different perspective.

And finally arrive at the oldest town of Tokyo Asakusa. We can see the culture that people have grown from Edo period. The beautiful “Sensoji” Temple and Asakusa Shrine and lots of local streets and shops will give you an idea for the souvenirs and stop at Famous "Kappabashi Street". A street stretching for 1 km packed with only retailers selling Japanese kitchen wares and food sample good for gift from Japan.

Tour end at Asakusa Area.

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

•Guide and translation fee.

•Hotel pick up in Tokyo area.

What‘s not included

•Transportation fee about 1000yen per person for you and guide.

•Lunch for you and guide.

•Entrance fee for Hama Garden about 300 yen per person for you and guide.

•Water bus fee about 800 yen per person for you and guide.

•Optional: ride on a rickshaw from 3000yen per person for you.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time

Reviews

D

Delphine M.

Jul 8, 2019

Parfaite decouverte de Tokyo

Notre journee a la decouverte de Tokyo avec Christophe etait passionante! Nous avons explore les jardins, marches et temples. Une journee bien remplie. Parfait pour visiter Tokyo pour la premiere fois.

Christophe S.

Merci beaucoup pour votre gentil petit message. Malgré le temps que nous avons eu rien nous a interrompu de faire une bonne balade et j ai été très heureux de pouvoir eux l occasions de vous faire connaissance et j espère bien vous revoir quand vous reveniez au Japon. Merci encore et à bientôt. ありがとうございました? Christophe

$249/ per group

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