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Shibuya and Shinjuku Tokyo Backstreets Tour

Nightlife
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A trip to Tokyo would not be complete without a visit to Shibuya and Shinjuku, two of Japan's most unique places. See and experience the big city and walk backstreet lantern-lit hidden gem alleyways of Tokyo. Enjoy Japanese soul food, have a chat, and share a drink with a local. Customization of eating and drinking locations is possible on this tour, as well as exploring other areas. Put your smartphone map away. I'll be your guide.

Tokyo Tour Guide - Tim D.
Tim D.
5.00 / 5
(3 reviews)
05:30 PM

Meeting Point

Shibuya Station

Hachiko Statue

Iconic meeting place and Japanese story.

Shibuya Scramble Crossing

The world's busiest pedestrian crossing.

Dogenzaka

Area with lots of 'izakaya' pubs and 'yakitori' restaurants.

Nonbei Yokocho

Classic alleyway with retro style pubs and eateries.

Omoide Yokocho (Shinjuku)

Nostalgic 'Memory Lane'.

Kabukicho

Japan's biggest adult-oriented entertainment district.

Golden Gai

Amazing area of over 200 distinctive bars unlike anywhere else in the world.

Ending Point

Shinjuku Station

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Tour Important Information

Please wear comfortable walking shoes and travel light.

Bring cash not credit for food, drink, and other purchases.

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Tokyo Tour Reviews

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Dominique C.

5 / 5
Jun 18, 2024

Shinjuku Kabukicho & Golden Gai Walking Tour

Tokyo
3 hours

Unbeatable Experience!

Where do I begin? What an incredible evening with Tim! This was by far one of our favorite evenings in Tokyo. First of, Tim is an American who has lived in Japan for many years, so he is fluent in Japanese. This was really beneficial as he was able to explain in detail the history of the Golden Gai and Omoide Yokocho in a way that was very entertaining and easy to understand. While we had good Japanese guides, having a native english speaker and someone familar with our own culture made the tour feel extremely personalized. We were taken to some extremely tiny bars and traditional restaurants and we thoroughly enjoyed the sights, sounds and tastes of these unique night life areas of Tokyo. Next time I visit Tokyo I will definitely do this tour with Tim again.

K

Kiko R.

5 / 5
Apr 15, 2024

Shibuya and Shinjuku Tokyo Backstreets Tour

Tokyo
4 hours

Amazing nightlife in Tokyo with Tim

We were a group of 6 friends who wanted to discover the nightlife side of Tokyo. We booked a private tour with Tim and he didn’t disappoint ! Tim was very knowledgable and was able to explain to us the local culture and traditions in perfect English-Canadian. We had so many questions for him and he answered them in a very informative way through his Japanese lenses having lived there for over 25 years and helped us understand how it is different or similar from his westerner background. Don’t feel shy to ask him anything, even the weirdest questions, he will answer you with a straight face! We stopped at 3 places and the last stop was a great bar with so much personality. We would definitely recommend Tim to our friends and family.

Kiko R.

Kiko, thank you so much for joining me! You and your group were so much fun to be with. I enjoyed your company immensely. I appreciated your inquisitiveness and curiosity about Japan. Please join me again if you come back to Japan.

P

Phillip T.

5 / 5
Jan 30, 2024

Shinjuku Kabukicho & Golden Gai Walking Tour

Tokyo
3 hours

Amazing Night out

Tim was great, he took to his favorite food/drink locations. Gave me a lot of great advice, helped translate Japanese for me when ordering and talking with locals. I would highly recommend if you want to explore but unsure what to do or go.

Phillip T.

Thank you for the kind review, Phillip! I appreciate it. It was great meeting you and showing you around Shinjuku. You had curiosity and an open mind. We had a great time. Please join me again if you come back to Japan.

$222/ per group

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