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6 Hours Walking tour itinerary for Tokyo: Delve Into The Nostalgic Part Of The City

Tokyo

Food
Food and Drink Tour
History
History Tour
Walking
Walking Tour

Discover the part of the Japanese capital preserved in a time capsule and feel the difference in energy as you saunter through narrow streets, visit temples revered by the locals and dig deep into local delicacies. 

DAY 01

Hidden Tokyo Tour

  • Meet and greet your Tokyo tour guide and navigate through 3 neighbourhoods, Yanaka, Nezu and Sendagi, in Bunkyo Ward as the locals call it "YA-NE-SEN".  The area mostly survived the air-raids in 1945 so a few traditional Japanese houses and original architectures still remain in the area with narrow streets. Starting from the Shinto Shrine built in the 17th century. 

  • Visit the traditional Japanese houses still preserved and used by the locals. 

  • Walk the narrow streets to move from one neighbourhood to the others to explore original temples, small shops and cafes. 

  • End the walk at the typical old-time shopping street, Yanaka Ginza, where you will find shops for the locals.  

  • Taste local snacks, craft-beer or good sake during the tour!

  • 33000 JPY Per Group
  • Experienced government-certified Tokyo tour guide.

  • Guide's public transportation fees and admission fees.

  • One craft beer, sake or a local snack of your choice. 

  • Transportation fees and admission fees.

  • Lunch.

  • Guide's lunch.

  • Pick up fee from outside Tokyo.

  • Tokyo is modern as it lost more than 50% of the buildings in 1945. This 6-hour walking tour will take you to the traditional houses.

  • Please wear comfortable shoes as this tour will involve a lot of walking. 

  • The tour will finish at Yanaka. 

  • You may continue and proceed to Ginza to end the tour instead.

  • Your tour guide will show you how to get back to your hotel before the tour finishes in Yanaka or at Ginza.

Tokyo

Food
Food and Drink Tour
History
History Tour
Walking
Walking Tour
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Contributed By

Mayumi Sorimachi

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JPY 33000
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