Highlights of Yokohama & The Great Buddha of Kamakura

Highlights

Yoko T.

4.75(69) reviews
Yokohama
English, Japanese (Native)
7 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 6 people

We will visit the Great Buddha of Kamakura and the highlights of your choice in Yokohama.

It's possible to visit Shinyokohama Ramen Museum to try some ramens from all over Japan.

Itinerary

Check out what we are going to do.
Feel free to personalize this offer.

Meeting Point

JR Sakuragicho Station/ Yokohama Station or at the lobby of your hotel in Tokyo/Kawasaki/Yokohama

The Great Buddha of Kamakura: Adult/Student (age 13-18) 200 yen, Students (age 6-12) 150 yen

Sky Garden of Yokohama Landmark Tower (Adults (18-64) ¥1000, Seniors (65-)/High School Students ¥800, 6-15 years old¥500/Pre-school kids ¥200)

Harbor View of Minato-no-mieru-koen Park

Chinatown

Yamashita Park

Cupnoodles Museum: Adult (18 or older) 500 yen, Free for children younger than 18 years old/My Cupnoodles Factory: 300 yen for each CUPNOODLES

Shinyokohama Ramen Museum: Adult (13 or older) 310yen Child (6 to 12) & seniors(60over) 100yen; Free for children younger than 6 years old.

Or other places of your interest

Ending Point

At your hotel or the places you prefer to during the tour

What to Expect

Take your time at the Great Buddha of Kamakura.

We will visit the sights you'd like to near the Yokohama Port.

I grew up in Yokohama after I came back to Japan and went to Junior and Senior High School in Yokohama, so I know the area quite well.

You can try some ramens from all over Japan if we go to Shinyokohama Ramen Museum.

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

Guiding fee, hotel pick-up in East Tokyo Area/Kawasaki/Yokohama, guide's admission fee for Ramen Museum

What‘s not included

Transportation fare (You and guide: From Tokyo Station to Kamakura Station is 920 yen one way, from Kamakura to Sakuragicho is 390 yen, the rest depends where your hotel is/On holidays, there is a ticket of 2670 yen, which covers all the JR area of this trip)

Meals, snacks, beverages,

Admission Fee for Ramen Museum (Adult ¥310, Child (6 to 12) & senior(over 60) 100yen,

Kids younger than 6 years old are free.)

Important Information

NO TOURS DURING YOUR 14 DAY QUARANTINE after your arrival. It will be first booked, first served basis, but could you make inquiries before booking? If you're interested in TOKYO, MOUNT FUJI, or NIKKO, please check the tours before you make inquiries. (Some transportation for Mount Fuji or Nikko might be fully booked if you do last minute booking.) If you'd like a car chartered, please check the PRIVATE CARS TOUR by yourself. It's concerned with your budget, so I'm afraid I cannot make arrangements for that, but I will be happy to guide you with the car you chartered. It's impossible to make quotes without knowing the spots you would like to visit. Nikko and Mount Fuji are approximately two hours on Limited Express from Shinjuku or Asakusa. Tokyo is not a compact city, but a huge one. If you have difficulties with stairs, please tell me in your message. Thank you.

Please wear walking SHOES like sneakers.

If the weather forecast won't be so good, you can change it to another day as far as I'm available.

If you would like to enjoy the twilight view, it is possible to start as an afternoon tour, or you can add with some of your places of your request in Tokyo/Yokohama/Kamakura area. In that case, I would like to make an original itinerary for you, so please let me know by sending a message.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time

Reviews

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Sophie M.

Feb 24, 2020

Great day out

Great day out visiting Mount Fuji. Yoko was very helpful with the booking and anticipating all needs prior to the tour. On the day, Yoko met us at the lobby of our hotel and off we went to see Mt Fuji! Great day with the weather on our side. Yoko was very knowledgable, thank you for sharing your experience with us! I was traveling with my 7 year old son, we both really enjoy the day out and everything went smoothly. If you want a personalised tour, go for it, it makes a huge difference with no hassle, great learning experience, worth everything. Yoko is very flexible. Merci beaucoup Yoko!

Yoko T.

Ne de rien!! Thank you so much for such a great review, Sophie. The pleasure was mine that I could share the great view of Mount Fuji from Lake Kawaguchiko. I enjoyed the conversation with you a lot about France, UK and yourself even the temperature difference seemed to be quite tough for Rye. I hope you and Rye remember how to do the origami of Kabuto, the samurai helmet. I will practice the frog based on the site you told me. I hope you're enjoying Kyoto and please enjoy the rest of your stay. Merci beaucoup et à bientôt!!

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Cheryl R.

Jan 17, 2020

Fabulous tour with Yoko!

Yoko was an excellent tour guide. She devised a tour with our interests as well as “must sees” as a newbie to Japan. Yoko is extremely organized and knowledgeable. Our time with her was well spent. We learned a lot and would definitely recommend Yoko for an enjoyable tour of Tokyo.

Yoko T.

Thank you for a wonderful review. I had a great day with both of you. When I see works of Yayoi Kusama, I will remember you and the wonderful conversations we had that day. Nikko is also an amazing place to visit for an art fan like you, so please come again. Thank you again!!

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Edward M.

Jan 13, 2020

Perfection

As stated in earlier review. Perfect guide for perfect trip

Yoko T.

Thank you so much for your review, Mr. McGuire. It was a great pleasure for me to guide you, Kelly, Kirsten and Jordan, Tokyo, Nikko and Lake Kawaguchiko. All of you were so intelligent, beautiful and so sweet, so I had a great time during the three days. I'll be looking forward to seeing you coming back with them or your other grandchildren. Please take care till then. Thank you again for the wonderful days!!

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Jim B.

Jan 7, 2020

Japan Overview

We had a good day with Yoko exploring all aspects of our local surroundings as per an itinerary we had designed. The day was cold and eventually wet, but we continued through our itinerary despite the elements. It was a long day but we managed to see everything that we had set out to see and explore. Yoko was very knowledgeable and was able to provide the context details that made the journey more interesting.

Yoko T.

Thank you very much for your review. It was too bad it started to rain but we dropped by to get umbrellas even though some of you didn't like to use them. I hope you could find something interesting at Sekaido and enjoyed your stay in Japan. Sakura (Cherry blossoms) are very beautiful in Spring, so please come to see them in the future. Please take care!!

$247/ per group

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