Tokyo Half-Day Personalized Tour


Tour Number

Activity Level



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


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
When the family members are responsible to take care of their disabled member, I could guide around barrier-free locations.

Maximum travelers: 6



English (advanced), Japanese (fluent)

Have a quick look at Tokyo with a private guide

Tokyo is a modern and historical city. This tour is suitable for not only those who just arrive to/ leave Tokyo but those who have extra time in Tokyo as well. You can spend and enjoy your stay to the fullest, learn the history of Japan and how to use Tokyo's transportation during this tour.

Please select two places in the list below. If you have no ideas about it, I will select 2 must-see places for you. The locations in my full-day tour could be a hint for your tour.

1: The Imperial Palace East Garden
2: Meiji Shrine: an Imperial Shrine
3: Asakusa: Sensoji Temple & Nakamise Shopping arcade
4: Ueno Park: with a few buildings from the 17th century
5: Ginza: upmarket shopping area
6: Yanaka: old and good atmosphere
7: Nezu Shrine


9:00 meet you at your hotel lobby
9:30 Meiji Shrine
11:00 Shibuya Intersection & loyal dog "Hachi"
12:00 Asakusa Sensoji Temple
13:00 tour ends

This is a sample tour course. I can arrange the tour course based on your preference.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: *I will meet you at your hotel lobby.

*If you would like me to meet you at your AirBnB or Yokohama Port, please send me a message for a customized tour.

End location: Wherever you want.

Duration: 4 hours


subway and JR trains, taxi

What’s Included

Other: *guiding fee
*my transportation fare
*hotel pick-up within Tokyo 23 wards
*all my arrangement for the tour

Estimated Local Cash Needed

3000 JPY - * your transportation fare (approx. JPY 1,000 per adult)
* your personal expenses

What’s Extra

Other: *Most shops and restaurants are available for credit cards, but some smaller ones are for cash only.
*If your party is larger than 6 people, please send me a message. I will create a customized tour for you.


I don't drive. My tours are always based on public tranportation, but I use a taxi when needed.

A Recent Review of this tour

Our guide Eriko was outstanding. Very organized, very pleasant and accommodating. Customized our tour to exactly what we were interested in seeing. Did a great job explaining customs and culture found only in Japan. Enjoyed our time!
Jae Verdeyen

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