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Guided Tokyo Walking Tour of Historical Yanaka (Various Languages Available) Instant Confirmation

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Considered one of the most beautiful and historical neighborhoods of Tokyo, explore the streets, temples and shops of Yanaka with your friendly guide! Get a feel for the heart of the city.

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A beautifully preserved traditional area of Tokyo, Yanaka is a must-see for visitors looking for a more local experience of Japan's capital. With guidance available in your choice of English, French, Italian or German you can delve into the history and culture!
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You can book a maximum of 20.
Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 75.73
USD 75.73
Child (Age 7-12)
USD 37.87
USD 37.87
Infant (Age 0-6)
free
free
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Adult (Age 13 & over)
USD 75.73
USD 75.73
*Price per participant if booked solo (one participant).
USD 110.19
USD 110.19
Child (Age 7-12)
USD 37.87
USD 37.87
Infant (Age 0-6)
free
free
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 3 - 4.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up:
    You can choose either Pick-up (additional fee) or Check-in (free).
    • Pick-up and drop-off from hotels in Tokyo + USD 44.55 (per group)
      Pick-up and drop-off from hotels in Tokyo + USD 44.55 (per group)
  • Inclusion: English-speaking guide / French-speaking guide / German-speaking guide/ Italian-speaking guide
Package detail / Schedule
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Starting time: 09:00 14:00
Starting time: 09:00 14:00
  • 08:30-09:00 Meet at JR Nippori Station or Pick-up at Hotel
  • Below is a sample of the locations you will visit:
  • Tennoji Temple
    m_161165 Visit one of the last remaining Buddhist temples of the Tendai sect, that was originally built in 1274. Most of the temple was destroyed in 1868, but the pagoda and Buddha still remain.
  • Yanaka Cemetary Park
    45b92910b88bc1ec128de21a7593d5f1_s Stop by the peaceful cemetery park located next to the temple, which is particularly beautiful during the cherry blossom season. Keep an eye out for the local kitties!
  • SCAI THE BATHHOUSE
    This 200 year-old former bathhouse that has been remodeled into a gallery for contemporary Japanese artists.
    (Please note the gallery is closed on Mondays, Sundays and national holidays)
  • Art Sanctuary Allan West
    Take a look at the gorgeous screen paintings created by Allan West in his studio in Yanaka.
  • Mikado Bakery
    Make a pit stop at this quaint neighborhood bakery to pick up some tasty cookies and treats.
  • Nezu Shrine
    45b92910b88bc1ec128de21a7593d5f1_s Follow the rows of red torii to the beautiful Japanese garden. Depending on the season, you may be able to capture the view of the massive azalea garden.
  • Tsuijibei of Kannonji Temple
    The protective wall around the temple is known for its instricate designs made with tiles and other bits of buildings.
  • Food in Yanaka Ginza
    45b92910b88bc1ec128de21a7593d5f1_s You will be able to find some tasty delicacies in this traditional shopping street, which has over 70 shops and restaurants with tempting treats.
  • 12:00-13:00 Tour Ends at JR Nippori Station or Drop-off at Hotel
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • You may select the language guide of your choice (English, French, Italian or German) at the time of booking.
    • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Walking shoes
    • Comfortable clothing
Requirement(s) - Others
    • In the summer, we recommend you to bring a bottle of water.
Additional Note(s)
    • Additional admissions, meals and sight-seeing fees are not included in the tour price.
    • Please note that SCAI THE BATHHOUSE gallery is closed on Mondays, Sundays and National holidays. You will only see the outside on those days.
    • Please ask the guide if you wish to take photos in the Yanaka-Ginza shopping district. Some shops prohibit photos.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 20.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 8 business days to 18:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 20% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 2 business days to 18:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 18:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 75.73
USD 75.73

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(4.60/5.00) 4.60 / 5
(5 reviews)
Language English
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 3 - 4.5 hour(s)
Availability Daily

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

I had a great time on this tour. I saw many attractions as well as learned the history (how, where, why's) to the culture or architecture that we saw on our walk. Our guide even was very agreeable to ...more
Rie is the best tour guide! My mother and I had a wonderful time walking around Yanaka. Rie is very knowledgeable about the area and took us to all of the best spots!
A very informative tour and I learned a lot in the span of four hours walking with Yoshimi. Yanaka has this old world charm where the old temples are still preserved and it is very quiet and peaceful ...more
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Guided Tokyo Walking Tour of Historical Yanaka (Various Languages Available)