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One Day - Asakusa / Ueno / Yanaka / Akihabara (8 hours)

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Discover the secrets of Asakusa. Uncover hidden details that a casual visitor might miss and get a deeper insight into Japanese culture and the history of this area. Explore Ameyoko Market In Ueno, then relax in the peaceful Yanaka district. Finish the tour with the city feel in Akihabara. A long term resident of Japan and speaker of Japanese I’ll explain some of the mysteries that first time visitors often face.

Tokyo Tour Guide - Ed J.
Ed J.
4.71 / 5
(7 reviews)
09:00 AM

Meeting Point

Hotel

10:00 AM

Asakusa

Take the backstreets and avoid the crowds as we make our way to Sensoji Temple, the oldest buddhist temple in Tokyo. Learn about the history and culture as we enjoy snacks and do some local shopping. I guarantee you won't be disappointed!

12:30 PM

Ueno - Ameyokocho Market

Expore the market under the train line of the Yamanote train. See the stalls selling fish, green tea and snacks. Maybe enjoy a coffee in a retro Japanese coffee shop or even visit a Japanese pub. Find the hidden shrine!

02:00 PM

Yanaka

This old district was spared the devastation of the fire bombing of World war II. Now, it's famous for it's cat themed shops, and quaint shopping street. The area is also well known for it's many hidden temples along the backstreets. Enjoy this quiter pace of Tokyo life.

04:00 PM

Akihabara

Lets take a stroll through this Otaku Mecca, famous for the world's largest electronics store, the gaming and figure shops and the maid cafe culture. Prepare to have your preconceptions challenged!

05:00 PM

Phew! End of the tour & either Hotel or Onward Travel

After our long day seeing all the many sights, I can either accompany you back to your hotel, or help you navigate the trains to your next destination.

Either way, you'll be tired after a long day!

Ending Point

Asakusa or Kappa Bashi

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What‘s included

*Tour Guide fee

*Transport costs

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What‘s not included

*Food and refreshments (but we can stop and buy food along the way)

* Transport Costs

Tour Important Information

I can help you with transport, advice on things to see or do, or just to explain local customs and traditions. I will be your private guide so I can tailor our time together with your needs.

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I am flexible with dates and times and areas to explore. I can arrange an interesting itinerary for you or you can give me ideas as to what you would like to see and do.

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Tokyo Tour Reviews

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Gary & rina C.

5 / 5
Jun 3, 2024

Tokyo: Off the beaten path! Guide from the UK

Tokyo
7 hours

Best guide for Tokyo

We are so happy that we found Ed who shared two amazing days with us around this huge city. A wonderful personalised tour that took in everything we needed to see with good coffee and food on the way. We totally recommend Ed and he hasn’t seen the last of us! 11 out of 10! Rina and Gary Cutler

Gary & rina C.

Gary & Rina, thank you for being amazing guests. I had such a great time with you guys. And I'll see you in Australia ; )

J

Jacqueline W.

5 / 5
May 4, 2024

Tokyo: Off the beaten path! Guide from the UK

Tokyo
7 hours

A hidden gem

If I could I would give Ed a 5 + rating he is the hidden gem In Japan we had an excellent day made happy memories with Ed he thought of everything that we would need and we learnt not only about the history but how navigate the train system he gave us a unique experience the old and new Japan and a few more tips along the way friendly and easy to get on with just give Ed your personal interest which he can factor into into your tour

Jacqueline W.

It was an absolute pleasure showing you guys around Tokyo. My highlight was chatting to the wise, senior lady in Asakusa. We were so lucky having her pose for a photo with us in front of the Gold Mikoshi shrines at Asakusa Shrine. And, also the ice-cream in Yanaka was super delicious : ) Have a safe trip. Ed

Geraldine B.

Geraldine B.

4 / 5
Apr 19, 2024

Tokyo: Off the beaten path! Guide from the UK

Tokyo
7 hours

Nice Guy, Decent experience

Ed was great at communication and booking. He was flexible as our plans changed a bit a and we made a few changes to our day including meeting location and time, and Ed just worked with it. He took us to some great local eats and we had a great experience. One location was a local ramen shop and another a local coffee house. We didn't give 5 stars as Ed wasn't a take charge type and we spent a bit of time just discussing what to do next. I think that might be because our timing and the location changed so Ed wasn't really prepared for all that. I think you will have a great time either way! Enjoy

Geraldine B.

Happy that you had a good time. We 'struck gold' with the Ramen shop. Definately a highlight for me. Also, getting to see Sensoji temple in the evening as they were closing up the huge doors was quite an unique experience. Hope Canada is treating you well! Hope to see you again on your next Japan trip : )

$223/ per group

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