Full-day Historical Tour of Tokyo


Tour Number

Activity Level



Religious Heritage, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, City


Kid Friendly: Yes. Children preferably be elder than 10years old.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5



English (advanced), Japanese (fluent)

Get to know history of Tokyo & Japan

Japan's traditions and culture have been preserved for centuries. By visiting museums and other iconic places, you can get to know history of Tokyo and Japan from 17th century to today with exciting experiences.


Edo-Tokyo Museum
Yasukuni Shrine (incl. Yushukan Memorial Museum)
Imperial Palace East Garden (the remnants of Edo castle)

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel in Tokyo

End location: The last visiting location, with the detail verbal guidance how to go back to the hotel or to the location where customers wish to go.

Duration: 8 hours


Use public transportation (mainly subways) and walking.

What’s Included

My services as a guide, my lunch and my transportation fee

Estimated Local Cash Needed

3500 Yen - Public Transportation : Yen1,000/Person
Admission Fees : Edo-Tokyo Museum = Yen600
Yasukuni Shrine Museum = Yen800
Lunch : Yen1,000 - 2,000 (depends on what you have)

What’s Extra

Public Transportation
Admission fees to museums


I am not a driver. I can arrange transportation if required.

A Recent Review of this tour

Hiroshi was amazing. Very knowledgeable but also very patient. Had a great time. Couldn't recommend it high enough. Also VERY reasonable rates
Pete Mesley

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