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Private one-day tour using subway in Tokyo

Highlights

Jolly S.

5.00(1) reviews
Tokyo
English, Japanese (Native)
7 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 5 people

Looking for a cheerful and knowledgable guide who tells you history or background of each spot? Wouldn't you like to know a bit more than what are written in your guide book? If you say "yes", why not choose this tour? According to your interest and requests I'll make a perfect itinerary only for you! You need not to worry about the complicated subway system. I'll take you to must-see places in Tokyo efficiently and economically using subways. Enjoy your stay just like a Tokyoite with me!

Meeting Point

At your hotel or anywhere you like

09:30 AM

Imperial palace plaza / Higashi-gyoen garden ( traces of traditional Japanese castle like fortified tower, great gate, moats etc)

11:00 AM

Meiji shrine (traditional Shinto shrine in a deep forest, huge Torii gate, sake barrels as offering)

12:00 PM

Harajuku (fashion capital for teenagers), cat street (trendsetting boutiques)

01:00 PM

Omote-sando (stylish shopping area with beautiful architectures)

02:30 PM

Asakusa (Senso-ji Buddhist temple, Nakamise shopping arcade )

04:00 PM

Ginza (luxurious shopping district, small art galleries, stylish architectures, mega stationary shop )

Ending Point

Anywhere you like in Tokyo 23 wards

What to Expect

Tokyo is an exciting city with lots of nice spots. But it would be a bit difficult for first-time visitors to go to several places using the convenient but very complicated transportation system. You can count on me! I'll take you destinations efficiently while giving you information about each spot's background, history and Japanese culture, customs, traits, religions, art, everyday life and so on. Let's enjoy exploring Tokyo together!

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee, hotel pick-up in central Tokyo area

What‘s not included

transportation fee (you and guide) : about 1000 yen/ person, lunch, entrance fee if needed

Important Information

It's a private tour only for you! That means you can change the itinerary flexibly.

We'll use public transportation and walk a lot, so be sure to wear comfortable shoes.

I recommend you to have some Japanese cash. International credit cards are unavailable at ticket machines for trains and subways and at some small local shops.

If you are going to enjoy shopping, it would be better to take your passport with you because you can get tax-free by showing your passport under certain conditions.

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

Reviews

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Dwight L.

May 29, 2019

Dedicated, organized and communicative -- in short simply excellent.

Jolly is a dedicated guide which plans and communicates her itineraries above and beyond what is expected. Her command of English is superb. She'll strive to understand your interests and priorities then make detailed plans to make the most of your time. In addition, she also laid out best ways to get around the city before and after the tour to ensure that we are taken care of beyond the scope of the tour. Our day with Jolly was beset by heavy rains and she always had alternate plans ready. Rain or shine, you are going to have a fantastic time with Jolly.

Jolly S.

Hello! Thank you for taking your time to write such a sweet review! I feel so happy to hear from you. Although the weather was not so good...I have to admit we had sooooaking rains..., still I enjoyed the tour so much because I was with you; a wonderful family! All of you are so polite, kind, gentle and cheerful! And how adorable your child was! I was also impressed by your abundant knowledge about Japanese history and language as well. Thanks to rain, we saw beautifully-washed green in the Imperial East garden... Again thank you so much for finding me out and share your time with me! Warm regards, Jolly

$193/ per group

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