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Tokyo First-Timer Special

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This is a one-day tour for first-timers in Tokyo. We will visit popular spots from West to East using subway (900 JPY for a one-day ticket). You will appreciate the contrast between old/traditional and modern, and between quiet and lively. With this tour you will be able to catch an unforgettable glimpse of the city of Tokyo from visual, cultural, historical and gastronomical angles. I can also explain how we Japanese are getting along from a local perspective.

09:00 AM

Meeting Point

JR Harajuku Station East Entrance

09:00 AM

JR Harajuku Station East Entrance

09:10 AM

Meiji-jingu Shrine

Our first spot is a Shinto shrine in a forrest in the middle of the city. Once you step into the precinct, you will forget that you are in the busy city and will find Japanese traditional scenes.

10:20 AM

Tokyo Tower

Tokyo Tower, which used be the highest tower in Tokyo, was built in 1958 for TV broadcasting. We will go up to the observation deck and see a 360-degree view of the city. The admission fee is 1,200 JPY per person. The guide is free of charge as he is a National Government Licensed Guide Interpreter.

11:20 AM

Zojo-ji Temple

We will stop by this old temple near Tokyo Tower. You will enjoy a view of the contrast between old and modern.

11:50 AM

Tsukiji Outer Market

The fish market moved to Toyosu, but there are still a lot of shops and restaurants in this outer market. We will have lunch here. It depends on the restaurant and menu, but the lunch will cost somewhere between 1,000 and 1,500 JPY.

01:10 PM

East Gardens of the Imperial Palace

The Imperial Palace used to be the Edo Castle where the Tokugawa shogunate governed the country until the Meiji Restoration in the 19th century. The East Gardens, part of the Imperial Palace, are now open to the public.

02:50 PM

Asakusa

Our final destination is Asakusa, one of the most popular spots with the oldest temple in Tokyo, Senso-ji Temple, as its center. Nakamise, approach to the temple, is famous for its shops for souvenirs and sweets.

04:00 PM

Asakusa

The tour ends in Asakusa

Ending Point

Asakusa

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What‘s included

guide fee

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What‘s not included

transportation fee (about 900 JPY per person, for you and the guide), admission fee (about 1,200 JPY per person, for you) and lunch

Tour Important Information

We will use subway with a one-day ticket for moving around the city. We will walk a lot to and from the nearest subway station and inside the precinct and the garden. So please wear comfortable shoes. Please let me know your dietary restrictions or preferences if any.

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I can guide you to places far from Tokyo if you pay my transportation fee.

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