First Impressions of the Megalopolis, Tokyo Private Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

90371


Categories

Shopping, Religious Heritage, First Time Visitor, City

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (advanced), Japanese (fluent)

Points the First Time Visitors Must See in Tokyo with a private guide


Tokyo has been the political capital of Japan over the last 400 years. I will show the first-time visitors the lively life of Tokyo as well as the historical monuments. I will take you to Tsukiji Fish Market, Hamarikyu Gardens, River Boat Cruise, Asakusa Sensoji Temple and then places of your choice; Akihabara or Ginza for shopping, Meiji Jingu Shrine or Yasukuni Shrine for experiencing Shintoism or the gardens of Imperial Palace.

Itinerary

09:00 at the lobby of your hotel
09:30 tour of Tsukiji Fish Market (Retail Area)
10:30 stroll around Hamarikyu Gardens
11:40 take River Boat for Asakusa
12:35 tour of Asakusa Sensouji Temple and lunch in the area
14:00 visit of your choice; sightseeing or shopping
15:30 disband at your choice or hotel

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 6 hours 30 min.

Transportation

Public transportation; subway, bus, and river boat

What’s Included

Other: My guide fee and my costs for using public transportation while guiding.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

3000 JPY - Transportation and admission fee for you.
Transportation, subway and river boat 1,420 JPY per person
Admission to Hamarikyu 300 JPY per person
Lunch 1,000 JPY.

What’s Extra

Other: Your personal expense and guide's admission fee while guiding. If you require your guide to have lunch with you, it's your account.

A Recent Review of this tour

Morimoso and our tour could not have been any better. He is extremely knowledgeable, well-spoken (with great English), efficient, and kind. For my wife's and my first day ever in Japan, he provided a great overview. His day was well-planned, giving us a taste of so many important sites in Tokyo, and helping us to avoid crowds. He even helped us to plan events for later in our visit, including helping us get tickets to Kabukiza theater. The day was perfect!
Scott Goorman

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    255 USD(for up to 4 people) (duration: 6 hours 30 min.) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    90371


    Categories

    Shopping, Religious Heritage, First Time Visitor, City

    Details

    Kid Friendly: No.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 4

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (advanced), Japanese (fluent)

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