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Tokyo half day tour for 1st time visitor

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Let's walk around Tokyo and make once in a lifetime memory.

I made this tour for first time visitor to Tokyo to cover "Must see" spots in most effective way.

I listed 9 most popular tourist spots in Tokyo for your convenience.

All you should do is to select some locations from the list. (The number of locations you can visit in half day will depend on where they located )

I'll make an optimized route to go around these place and propose it to you!

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

Meeting Point

At your hotel in Tokyo

09:00 AM

Meeting *Meeting time : flexible

hotel pick up

Asakusa - Kaminarimon, Nakamise, Sensoji

In Asakusa, there still remains an old townscape. You can see famous temples and shrines which let you feel the mood of the Edo era. You can also buy variety of souvenirs at Nakamise shopping street.

Imperial Palace - Higashi-gyoen

Imperial Palace is a Emperor's residence and It used to be a Edo castle where Tokugawa shogun lived in Edo era. We will visit Higashi - Gyoen (East garden) of Imperial palace. We can see a beautiful garden and feel a calm atmosphere at the center of Tokyo.

Meiji-Jingu shrine

Meiji-jingu is a Shinto shrine dedicated to Meiji Emperor and Empress in a huge man made forest. You will see what Japanese unique religion is, and you can feel sovereign atmosphere of shrine. You may also see Japanese wedding ceremony if you are lucky.

Shibuya - Scramble crossing, Shibuya Sky, Hachiko

In the front of Shibuya station, You can try to cross the famous scramble crossing and look at the people crossing from some higher place. You can also see the statue of loyal dog Hachiko. At another side of the Shibuya station, there are Shibuya sky where you can see whole Tokyo from 230m high open deck. ( Reservation in advance will be necessary to visit the Shibuya sky. The open deck will be close when rainy )

Tsukiji Outer Market

Tsukiji Outer market is consist of 400+ retailers of Japanese foods and food related items. You can enjoy variety of street foods including fresh Tuna, Sea urchin, Wagyu skewer, Strawberry mochi, and so on. The lively atmosphere is worth visiting. You can also visit nearby temple (Tsukiji-Honganji) and Shrine (Namiyoke-shrine)

Tokyo Tower- Beautiful tower with observation deck at the center of Tokyo

Tokyo Tower used be a highest tower in Tokyo. Even though now it is next highest to his younger brother, Tokyo Skytree, still Tokyo Tower is a popular tourist spot because of its beautiful shape and nice view at the center of Tokyo city.

Tokyo Skytree- World Highest tower with observation deck

Tokyo Skytree is a highest tower not only in Tokyo but also in the world. From its higher observation deck at 450m high, You can look down Tokyo city like diorama model.

Ueno - Park, Museums, zoo and bustling shopping street

Ueno Park is a cultural complex. There are 5 museums including famous national museum and scientific and technology museum, 1 concert hall and 1 zoo. National Art college is also in Ueno Park. All of these places are located in the park with peace atmosphere.

You can also visit bustling shopping street, "Ameyoko" and/or famous temples and shrines at Ueno area.

Kappabashi -Shopping street for kitchen wares

Kappabashi street is a kitchen ware shopping street originally for professional chef. There are more than 10 Japanese kitchen knife shops and it became a popular spot for foreign tourist to buy Japanese kitchen knives.

12:30 PM

End of the tour

Ending Point

Your convenient station close to final spot

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

Guide fee

Hotel pick up

Transport fee (Guide)

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What‘s not included

Entrance fee (You and guide)

Transport fee (You)

Lunch

Tour Important Information

-I listed most popular tourist spots in Tokyo for your convenience but your destination is not limited to these spots

Please let me know anything you expect in Tokyo. I will advise you how to make it happen and I will make a itinerary for you !

-As this is a walking tour, please wear your comfortable shoes easy to walk. We may walk more than 20,000 steps in some case.

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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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