There is much more than a fascinating cultural experience to be enjoyed with tours in Tokyo, the Japanese capital. There’s also great sightseeing and activities to choose from.
SIGHTSEEING AND ACTIVITY TOURS IN AND FROM TOKYO
Explore the exciting district of Harajuku, renowned worldwide for its mix of youth culture and extreme street fashion. See where rock stars and fashionistas shop to create new styles and trends – for music videos and magazines. Browse the high-end fashion stores at Omotesando Hills and look for a bargain at the 100 yen shops (dollar stores). This is the must do tour for all trend setters and fashion lovers.
2-HOUR GENUINE SAMURAI EXPERIENCE THROUGH KENDO IN TOKYO
The Kendo experience is about swordsmanship, a traditional Japanese martial arts skill of the samurai, the path of the sword in Japan. This experience allows you to work with a kendo instructor who speaks English and Japanese in a way that is simple and easy to understand. Even beginners will be able to participate in an actual fight.
This 2-hour samurai experience will begin and end at JR Uguisudani Station North Exit. You won’t leave this tour empty handed, you will head home with one drink and a kendo towel.
PRIVATE INSIDER INTRODUCTION TO TOKYO
Meet a local insider for coffee, a chat and an informal tour of your neighbourhood in Tokyo as a way of getting your bearings on arrival.
SUNFLOWER FIELD AND LAVENDER PARK SHARED DAY TRIP: FROM TOKYO
On this 11-hour, shared, day trip, you will visit via coach the most popular travel spots during the summer: Nyu Lake sunflower field with more than 100,000 sunflowers, and the Tambara Lavender Park with approximately 50,000 lavenders and other flowers located at Gunma Prefecture near Tokyo.
Choose your own lunch at Tambara Lavender Park with the meal coupon provided. Afterwards, you will also have the chance to enjoy a peach-picking activity and shopping at a fruit farm located in Numata of Gunma Prefecture before heading back to the Tokyo area.
MT FUJI VIEW SHIMIZU PORT MINI CRUISE EXPERIENCE: FROM TOKYO
Explore the Shizuoka prefecture, you will visit S-Pulse Dream Plaza, Shimizu Port where you will have seafood lunch using your meal coupon worth 1.000 JPY at “Sushi Yokocho”.
After lunch you will visit Shimizu port to ride on the short mini cruise for 20-minutes to enjoy the Mt. Fuji beautiful greatness view and continue to head to Miho Port. Then you will visit Miho-no-Matsubara, Nihondaira Ropeway, Kunozan Toshogu Shrine, a National treasure.
EXPLORE TOKYO BY DRIVING A GO-KART WITH A LOCAL GUIDE: FROM AKIHABARA
Dress up in the costume and ride the go-kart in Tokyo. Drive around the city and visit famous areas. This is an exciting way to see the Tokyo, and you will feel as if you are in the game.
SUMO PRACTICE GUIDED MORNING TOUR AND TOKYO SKYTREE TICKET
Enjoy a glimpse into an exclusive and fascinating world with a visit to a sumo training stable, and observe a morning practice session. Observe and learn how sumo wrestlers are trained as a group, and take turns to practice their techniques.
Ask your knowledgeable and friendly local guide everything you want to know about sumo and Tokyo. This tour also includes an e-ticket to the Tokyo Skytree, one of the most popular landmarks in Tokyo. You will enjoy viewing a panoramic landscape from the Skytree observatory.
OBON FESTIVAL DANCING AND DRINKING WITH LOCALS IN TOKYO
Experience a very local summer festival by joining “bon-odori,” the traditional dance of this festival, with locals. After the festival, join locals at a local izakaya, Japanese-style tavern, with an English-speaking guide.
BUDDHIST FIRE CEREMONY AND OLD TOKYO TOUR
Enjoy old Edo Tokyo culture with a dramatic purification ceremony at a 300 year old temple, visit to a beautiful and historic traditional garden, and a beautifully recreated Edo village.
2-DAY MT FULI, ONSEN AND FUJI-Q-HIGHLAND TOUR: FROM TOKYO
Marvel at majestic Mt Fuji, ride hair-raising roller coasters at Fuji-Q Highland, relax at a natural hot springs resort and peruse an art museum dedicated to Mt Fuji. This 2-day, partially guided excursion gives you a taste of the natural beauty of Mt Fuji along with the fun and thrills of Japan’s most popular amusement park!
MT FUJI DAY TRIP WITH HERITAGE WALKING TOUR: FROM TOKYO
Get up close to Japan’s most iconic mountain with a drive up to Mt Fuji’s 5th Station, and embark on an afternoon nature walk to several attractions.
Then, stroll with a nature guide to Kawaguchi Sengen Shrine and Lake Kawaguchi, both part of a UNESCO World Heritage-listed protected area around Mt Fuji.
You’ll stop at Hahanoshirataki Falls as well as the Mt Fuji Visitor Centre. Learn about the natural and cultural heritage of the mountain and see stunning sights of surrounding Hakone from every angle!
TOKYO STUDIO GHIBLI MUSEUM AFTERNOON TOUR
Visit the Ghibli Museum on this afternoon tour from Tokyo. Home to works from Japan’s renowned Studio Ghibli film animation studio, known for feature-length anime films like Oscar-winning ‘Spirited Away,’ the museum provides a fun and fascinating activity for both kids and adults. Learn about the exhibits during the bus ride with an onboard guide, and then enjoy free time to explore on your own.
DAY TRIP TO EDO WONDERLAND: FROM TOKYO
At the Edo Wonderland in Nikko, you can still see Ninja, Samurai and Geisha and learn about the culture of what Tokyo used to be, Edo. Here, you can jump into the Edo period and become a citizen of Edo.
TOKYO TOWER, TEA CEREMONY AND SUMIDA RIVER CRUISE DAY TOUR
See Tokyo at its dynamic best on this jam-packed day of sightseeing — perfect if your time in Tokyo is limited.
A professional guide points out highlights such as the Imperial Palace, Nakamise shopping street and Asakusa Kannon Temple. Soak up the views from Tokyo Tower, take part in a traditional tea ceremony in a Japanese garden and enjoy a relaxing 40-minute cruise on the Sumida River. Hotel pickup, lunch and a souvenir map of Tokyo included.
EXPERIENCE EDO TOKYO WALKING TOUR
Have you heard of the Japanese word “Edo”? Do you know what it exactly means and the stories behind it?
In this walking and food tour, your knowledgeable and friendly guide will explore the Fukagawa area in Tokyo where you can experience the historical and cultural atmosphere of the Edo period of Japan (1603-1868) while learning the fascinating history of Japan and Tokugawa shogunate.
TOKYO BAY CRUISE WITH BUFFET DINNER AND OIRAN SHOW
Indulge yourself in buffet dinner and Oiran Show while enjoying the beautiful panoramic view of Tokyo on the popular Tokyo Bay Cruise! The buffet dinner offers a great variety of Japanese and Western-style food and during the dinner enjoy the popular Oiran Show presented by one of the most popular and reputable companies in Japan.
Be amazed by the colourful costume and stage design as well as the unique performance style that integrates various traditional Japanese art, such as kabuki and courtesan.
TOKYO MORNING SIGHTSEEING TOUR
Get an overview of Tokyo on a 3.5-hour morning sightseeing tour of the city’s cultural and shopping highlights. This fast-paced tour is great for those who are short on time. With a guide who provides full narration during the tour, visit attractions like Tokyo Tower, Asakusa Kannon Temple and stop for photos outside the Imperial Palace. Entrance fees are included.
PRIVATE HALF DAY TOUR OF KAMAKURA INCLUDING THE GREAT BUDDHA: FROM TOKYO
Your guide will take you on a concise tour of Kamakura, a delightful, historical city with many important and famous Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines.
It will take about one hour from Tokyo to get to Kamakura. Once you arrive, you will visit three of the most impressive places in Kamakura: the Great Buddha, the Hase Temple and the Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine. You will also have the chance to eat a Japanese lunch as well.
KYOTO RAIL TOUR BY BULLET TRAIN: FROM TOKYO
If you want to see the highlights of beautiful Kyoto but have limited time, zip there and back by bullet train (Shinkansen) on this full-day tour from Tokyo. See Mt Fuji from the train, then visit Kyoto highlights including Sanjusangen-do Hall, Heian Shrine and Kiyomizu-dera Temple on an afternoon city tour with an expert guide. Enjoy lunch upon arrival in Kyoto and transport by comfortable coach during the tour. Return to Tokyo on the evening bullet train to complete your excursion.
SMALL GROUP TOKYO BIKING TOUR
Bike around Tokyo like a local as you explore the city’s highlights on this 6.5-hour/20miles(32km) tour. In a small group of no more than six, explore the city’s bustling main streets, quiet backstreets, snaking alleys, and hidden paths.
Admire the Meiji-jingu shrine, Z?j?-ji temple, and Aoyama cemetery, as well as more modern landmarks including Roppongi Hills and the designer shops of Ginza. After a riverside lunch (at your own expense) conclude your tour at the top of a skyscraper.
TOKYO ROBOT CABARET SHOW INCLUDING DINNER AT A TEMARI IZAKAYA RESTAURANT
Spend the night on the town with this package deal with the famous robot show ticket and dinner at an izakaya with a unique temari ball interior nearby the robot restaurant. This izakaya has a wide variety of Japanese food that you can enjoy, and there are quite a few time slots available that would work well with your show schedule.