Tokyo: Full Day Tailor-Made Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

419143


Categories

Religious Heritage, Local Experience, First Time Visitor, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Japanese (fluent)

Feel the charm of New and Old Tokyo


Tokyo is truly a city of many faces from ancient temples, high-tech culture, to quirky themed restaurants.
This tour is a great introduction to one of the largest cities in the world without feeling overwhelmed.
You can get a feel of the modern city (west side) as well as old towns of Tokyo (east side). I would also suggest to spend a full day in each side of Tokyo that offers very different atmosphere to embrace a whole Tokyo experience.

Enjoy this unique city through the eyes of locals at your own pace! I would love to share my love of Tokyo with you.

Itinerary

Here is a sample itinerary. It can be customized to suit your interests and needs. We can visit 3-4 places with the full-day tour. Let's make it special and memorable!

***OLD TOKYO (EAST SIDE)***
・Asakusa - Tokyo's biggest and oldest temple, Senso-ji, comes with a great view of riverside
・Akihabara - Anime & Electronic town, fun video game arcades
・Japanese Gardens or Ueno Park / Ameyoko Market
・Yanesen - a neighborhood of Tokyo with its quaint atmosphere, shitamachi vibe

***NEW TOKYO (WEST SIDE)***
・Harajuku - Takeshita fashion street × Meiji-jingu shrine
・Omotesando - Modern architectures
・Shibuya - The world busiest intersection
・Shinjuku - Tokyo's biggest entertainment district (neon lights, drinking alleys)

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel lobby in Tokyo.

End location: Traveler's request.

Duration: 7 hours

The starting time and tour duration are flexible.

Transportation

Public transportation.
(Trains are the best way to get around Tokyo)
Taxi upon request

What’s Included

Other: ・One-of-a-kind sightseeing tour experience
・Guide's transportation costs.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

3000 Japanese Yen - Per person.
・Your transportation costs: approx. 1000 yen
・Food and drinks: approx. 2000 yen

You can pay for your meal as you go so that you can have what you feel like. I have lots of restaurant recommendations for you to enjoy Japanese cuisine.

What’s Extra

Other: ・Your transportation costs
・Food and drinks
・Admission fees

Restrictions

・I am not a driver. I can arrange a private car with a driver.
・I'm afraid that Yokohama Ōsanbashi Port pick-up is not available.

A Recent Review of this tour

Eriko did a great job of tailoring the tour to my interests. In addition to seeing parts of Tokyo only a local would know I feel like I spent the day with old friend! This tour will be one of the real highlights of my visit to Tokyo. Thank you Eriko!
Julie W.

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Private tour guide Eriko

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