Akihabara Private Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

27934


Categories

Museums / Culture, City

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

Japanese (fluent), English (advanced)

Enjoy walking around the center of "Pop Culture"


Akihabara has long been known as an "Electric Town ", however, it is recently much better known as a "Pop Culture Town. "
This tour will show you how Akihabara developed as an electric town since post wartime, and how it has been changing into a pop culture town. If you are interested in Anime, Manga, Dojin-shi, games, robots, Cosplay, Maid cafe, and anime character products, join this tour!

Itinerary

Meet you at Akihabara station.
View of "cross field", two high-rise buildings.
Visit "Parts Market", the oldest part of Akihabara,
"Radio Hall", the latest shopping building full of pop culture products
Walk along the back streets-full of excitements.
Back to the main street, busiest part of Akihabara.

We'll drop in various shops according to your interest.

You can choose the meeting time.
FYI; Many stores in Akihabara open from 11am.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel lobby or
Akihabara station "Electric Town Exit"

End location: Akihabara station

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

subway, railway

What’s Included

My services as your personal licensed professional guide to meet your request.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

2000 JPY - lunch and snakcs if you need

What’s Extra

your transportation fees from your hotel to Akihabara and personal expenses

A Recent Review of this tour

Kauro spent an afternoon showing my boyfriend and me around Akihabara. Kaoru was extremely knowledgable and friendly; despite there being heavy rain we had a terrific time with her. Kauro had an itinerary in mind for our afternoon tour and we were grateful for her suggestions. However, she also allowed us to make requests for any specific activities - we opted for a cosplay photo shoot which turned out to be terrific fun. I would highly recommend Kauro and her tour. Amazing value!
Emily McCleave

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