Tokyo Welcome Tour

Planning to visit Tokyo for the first time? Your head must be spinning with questions and concerns!

  • What are the most useful Japanese words/phrases
  • How do I navigate without getting lost?
  • How do I prevent committing social faux pas?
  • How do I order food at restaurants?

Don’t worry! Even if it’s your very first time setting foot in this megalopolis, you can explore Tokyo like a true native if you learn the basics at the start of your stay from a friendly and knowledgeable local guide.

This tour is led by beloved guide – Haruka; born and raised in Tokyo, she will use her rich experience and perfect English to guide you through all the must-sees and hidden gems of Tokyo, all whilst educating you with fascinating facts about history and culture, and equipping you with everyday-life Japan survival tips that will rescue you afterwards (should you wish to stay longer).

Skip the planning pains and leave it to our professional guide Haruka – you can rely on her to create some unforgettable Tokyo memories. You can learn more about Haruka here and reach out to her at [email protected]

Our recommended day visit area for first-timers:

  • Tsukiji(Fish market gone but still fascinating and must-see place
  • Waterbus ride(40min river cruise from Asakusa to Hamarikyu garden)
  • Asakusa(Home to Tokyo’s oldest semso-ji temple)
  • Tokyo station(beautiful station building with over 100 years of history
  • Imperial palace East garden(where the great shogun of the Edo Period resided)
  • Ginza(high-end shopping district)
  • Meiji shrine(magnificent shrine in an enormous manmade forest
  • Ueno(Peaceful large park with museums and known for cherry blossom drinking party under Sakura in Spring)
  • Yanaka(Peaceful Old Tokyo neighborhood with small galleries without high-rise building)
  • Tokyo skytree town(Tallest tower in Japan and second tallest tower in the world)
  • Akihabara(Paradise for anime, figurines and games)
  • Harajuku(the famous Takeshita Street full of Kawaii fashion)
  • Shibuya(where the iconic scramble crossing is)
  • Kawaii Café monster café(meet cute and colorful monsters and bizarre food)
  • Owls, Birds or Hedghog café(You can pet and they will bring whatever you request to your table.)
  • Shinjuku(The large entertainment, business and shopping area)

We look forward to welcoming you to Tokyo!

Suitable for:

  • Solo-travelers, senior citizens, families with naughty kids, and large groups.
  • Travelers who are keen to experience and understand Japanese culture.
  • People who want to make a local friend in Tokyo!

Includes:

  • Hotel pickup service is only available for visitors based in central Tokyo or within a 8-minute walk from a station. Please let us know the location of your hotel so that we can check your eligibility for this service.
  • The best recommendations and tips for the rest of your Japan adventure!

Excludes:

  • Transportation fees e.g. car, taxi, bus, waterbus, subway, and train.
  • Entrance fee for museums, gardens, or other facilities which are not free of charge.
  • Meals.

Cancellation and Refund Policy
*A full refund will be provided within 7 days (Japan Standard Time) prior to your booking.

*A 50% refund will be provided within 6-3 days (Japan Standard Time) prior to your booking.
*No refund will be provided if you fail to turn up on the day of the experience or if you cancel within 2 days (Japan Standard Time).

Cancellation

If a reservation has to be cancelled, customers will be charged a fee depending on how far from the tour date the cancellation takes place.

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  1. Jeremy

    Rated 5 out of 5
    Best tour guide and experience in Tokyo

    Jeremy

    This was by far the best tour that we did during our stay in Tokyo. Hakura was just amazing. She made us tour Tsukiji market and made us try some amazing food along the way. She spoke phenomenal English, and was extremely knowledgeable about the different fishes. She had answers to all the questions thrown at her and even made us tour the shrine close to the market which was great. The sushi place recommended was as good if not better as eating at any of the high end sushi places in Tokyo.

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