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Shibamata Good old Tokyo

Off the Beaten Path
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Shibamata is located at east end of Tokyo wards, and at there you can feel the daily life of good old Tokyo. There is a famous Taisyakuten temple and known as a home town of "Tora-san" who is one of a most famous movie character among Japanese. You can also try riding Yagirino-Watashi, man power ferry between chiba and Tokyo.

I hope this tour will give you a new point of view to Japan and Japanese with compact schedule.

Tokyo Tour Guide - Mutoh T.
Mutoh T.
5.00 / 5
(9 reviews)
12:00 AM

Meeting Point

Kanamachi Station (Joban line /JL 21)

09:00 AM

Meeting

Metro Chiyoda line is directly connected to Joban line. Meeting point Kanamachi-station is 30minutes ride from Otemachi-station (C11) .

09:10 AM

Keisei Kanamachi (KS50) to Shibamata (KS51)

Enjoy short ride on small suburban train

09:30 AM

Shopping at the approach road to TAISHAKU-TEN

At the approach road to TAISHAKU-TEN, you can try a famous street foods "Kusa Dango" , rice cake with herb and sweet paste. Souvenir shops and restaurants are lined both side of the approach road.

09:50 AM

TAISHAKU-TEN - Temple, Garden, and sculpture.

Taishaku-TEN is a Old Buddhist temple often appear on Japanese novels and movies. Famous with carvings gallery and Japanese garden.

10:10 AM

YAMAMOTO TEI Tea time viewing Japanese garden

YAMAMOTO TEI used to be a house of Japanese businessman and Its garden has been ranked in best 10 by US fan magazine. We can have a green tea and Japanese sweet while watching beautiful Japanese garden.

10:30 AM

Yagirino--watashi - Human-powered ferry between Tokyo and Chiba

Cross Edo river with traditional man power ferry between Tokyo and Chiba. It’s only a remained man power ferry at Tokyo. In case the ferry is suspended with weather reason, we will go to movie museum which exhibit old Japanese way of life.

11:30 AM

Lunch

Lunch at the restaurant at the approach road. We have a option to have privileged ramen lunch at Chiba. (reservation is needed in advance )

01:00 PM

End of the tour

Ending Point

Keisei Shibamata Station (KS51)

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

Guide fee

Lunch(Guide)

Tea(Guide)

All entrance fee for guide

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What‘s not included

Hotel pick-up

Lunch (You)

Tea (You)

Entrance fee for Taisyakuten (¥400/person) and Yamamoto-tei (¥100/person)

Ttransportation fee for human-powers ferry (¥400/person)

Tour Important Information

- The itinerary I wrote above is a standard plan. I'm happy to customize it to you! Let me know where you want visit, foods you want to eat, activity you want to try, or anything you expected in this tour. I will make a most effective plan and propose it to you before your trip.

-As this is a walking tour, please wear shoes easy to walk.

-Yagiri-no-watashi is a human-powered ferry with tiny boat, so it will not run in bad weather. In case, this event will be replaced.

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Tokyo Tour Reviews

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Brent T.

5 / 5
May 18, 2024

Shibamata Good old Tokyo

Tokyo
4 hours

A good way to experience cultural and historical parts of suburban Tokyo

Mutoh was very generous with his time, flexibility with itinerary, extensive local knowledge and provided help with other tour recommendations. I recommend him highly.

Brent T.

Brent san, Thank you so much for your warm comment. And thank you so much for your great photo you sent me after your cart ride. I really love it. I believe you enjoyed rest of your stay in Tokyo and got back to home safely. Hope come back to Japan again and let you guide other view of Japan! Thank you so much. Arigato Gozaimashita.

M

Marisa G.

5 / 5
Apr 30, 2024

Tokyo one day tour for 1st time visitor

Tokyo
7 hours

Wonderful experienced

Mutoh catered to what we asked for our ‘Day Tour of Tokyo’. We saw Tokyo in a way that we felt like locals Thank you Mutoh for our wonderful tour that turned into a memorable day.

Marisa G.

Marisa san Thank you so much for your warm comment. I’m so grad to hear it became a memorable day. It was a memorable day for me as well. Please take care of your health and come Japan again! Best regards. Tsuyoshi

Charlotte  T.

Charlotte T.

5 / 5
Nov 20, 2023

Tokyo half day tour for 1st time visitor

Tokyo
4 hours

Great introduction to Tokyo

An afternoon with Mutoh was an ideal way to start our visit to Tokyo. He was very knowledgeable, considerate of us feeling jet lagged, but showed us some of Tokyo both old and new. I would recommend.

Charlotte  T.

Charlotte san Thank you very much for your warm words. I am glad to hear that. How was your trip to Japan afterwards? I hope you enjoyed Japan to the fullest. Please come Japan again. I hope you I can see you again !

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