This tour covers some of the must-see spots of Tokyo for the first-time visitors: Odaiba, Sumida river cruise, Asakusa and Imperial Palace plaza.
Through this tour, you will see modern and old Tokyo, and traditional culture especially at Sensoji temple.
It is possible to modify the itinerary according to customer’ interest.
We will visit the following popular spots.
A) Odaiba (Futuristic district, views over the Rainbow bridge, Fuji TV )
B) Sumida River cruise (Fresh air, river side scenery)
C) Asakusa (Sensoji temple, Nakamise shopping street)
D) Imperial palace plaza (Spacious area, moats, rock walls)
What You Can Expect in this Tour
Odaiba is a futuristic artificial island from where you can see skyscrapers of central Tokyo over the Rainbow bridge. There are many attractions such as a giant Gundam statue, Toyota’s car museum called Mega-web, and Fuji TV building. You can rest and eat local foods such as Takoyaki.
(B) Sumida river cruise
Sumida river cruise is good to relax with seeing the Tokyo Sky-Tree tower, water front buildings, and traditional neighborhoods of old Tokyo. It takes about one hour from Odaiba to Asakusa.
Asakusa’s main attraction is Sensoji Buddhist temple built in the 7th century. Along the Nakamise street, it is fun to see shops selling local snacks and souvenirs. We will have lunch here, because there are many restaurants around the temple.
(D) Imperial Palace plaza
The Imperial Palace is the residence of Emperor’s family located at the center of Tokyo. It used to be the castle of Tokugawa Shoguns and it is surrounded by moats and massive stone walls.
Number of guests: up to 4 (assumed)
Meeting Time: at 10:00 am (recommended, flexible)
Meeting Place: at your hotel in central Tokyo or at Narita or Haneda airport
Dismissing Place: at the final destination or at the meeting place
Serving hours by the guide: 7 hours
(1~2 persons) 30,000 JPY per day
(3~4 persons) 36,000 JPY per day
guiding fee including tax
transportation fare of the guide
transportation fare (you)
Estimated local cost:
Transportation fare (subway, monorail, and river boat): about 2,500 yen
(1) We walk a few km in a day. Comfortable shoes are recommended.
(2) If the weather is not good to walk, we might use a taxi and/or stay at a restaurant or a shop near our destination, where you can enjoy Japanese food or buy a souvenir.
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