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Tokyo Cherry Blossom Viewing in Yanaka with Local English-Speaking Guide

Sakura season in Tokyo

Sakura season in Tokyo

Stroll through the old neighborhoods of Tokyo lined with pink cherry blossoms on this guided day tour. Enjoy an authentic springtime experience with homemade bento lunchbox under the trees.

  • Sakura season in Tokyo
  • Yanaka neighborhood
  • Rows of cherry blossoms in full bloom
  • Savor some delectable treats at local food stalls
  • Japanese bento lunchbox
  • Get a taste of the local cuisine for lunch
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Schedule & Location
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  • 10:45 Meet in Front of Coffee Room Renoir Nippori-Yanaka
  • 11:00 Tour Departs
  • Yanaka Neighborhood
    Yanaka neighborhood Slip back in time to retro Japan as you walk through the back streets of the Yanaka area filled with cherry blossoms. Explore the old neighborhood with your guide and possibly spot some cute kitties lounging around and enjoying the spring weather along with you.
  • Local Snacks and Sake Tasting
    Savor some delectable treats at local food stalls Take your time to shop for some unique snacks in the local district. Sample some tasty treats along with some sake (other beverages are also available) along the way to get a better understanding of the local lifestyle.
  • Seasonal Bento
    Japanese bento lunchbox Indulge in traditional Japanese culture through delicious food! Savor a delightful home-made lunch with rice balls for an authentic "hanami" (cherry blossom viewing) experience!
  • Local Artist Gallery and Studio
    Take a moment to appreciate the artistic world by visiting a famous gallery and studio where local Japanese artists spend their time creating their beautiful masterpieces.
  • Temples and Shrines
    Sakura season in Tokyo Continue your scenic stroll by paying a visit to some famous temples and shrines in the neighborhood. Yanaka is an area known to have over 100 shrines and temples. Let your guide take you to some of the best cherry blossom viewing spots for wonderful photos.
  • 13:30 Tour Ends on Site
    • This tour involves a moderate amount of walking and a basic level of physical fitness is recommended.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Walking shoes
Additional Note(s)
    • The tour starts promptly according to start-time and punctuality is highly advised. Please understand that refunds of any sort will not be issued for late comers.
      The tour will not accommodate meeting in any of the food stops once you have missed the tour.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 10.
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What are common food allergies and their Japanese translation?
  • Japanese for Common Allergy Foods:

    Nut Allergy ナッツアレルギー
    almond アーモンド
    brazil nuts ブラジルナッツ
    cashew カシュー
    hazelnut ヘーゼルナッツ
    hickory nut ヒッコリーナッツ
    macadamia マカダミアナッツ
    peanut ピーナッツ
    pecan ピーカンナッツ
    pine nut 松の実
    pistachio ピスタチオ
    walnuts くるみ

    Shellfish Allergy (including mollusks and crustaceans) 貝アレルギー
    calamari カラマリ
    crayfish ザリガニ
    cuttlefish いか
    lobster ロブスター
    mussels ムール貝
    oysters カキ
    prawns 海老

    Fish Allergy 魚アレルギー
    cod タラ
    salmon サーモン
    snapper スナッパー
    trout マス
    tuna マグロ
    yellowtail ハマチ
    mackerel 鯖
    sardine イワシ
    anything that is from the ocean 海に住む生き物

    Gluten Allergy 小麦アレルギー
    bread パン
    breakfast cereals 朝食用シリアル
    porridge お粥
    cakes ケーキ
    biscuits ビスケット
    pizza ピザ
    pasta パスタ
    wheat-based noodles 小麦焼きそば
    bread crumbs パン粉
    soy sauce 醤油
    yeast extract spread (such as Vegemite) イーストエキス(ベジマイトなど)
    soups スープ
    ice cream アイスクリーム
    custard powder カスタードパウダー
    beer ビール
    barbequed chicken バーベキューチキン
    sausage ソーセージ
    hamburger ハンバーガー

    Lactose Intolerance 乳製品食べません
    milk 牛乳
    cheese チーズ
    ice cream アイスクリーム
    butter バター
    yogurt ヨーグルト
    biscuits and cakes (if milk or milk solids are added) ビスケットとケーキ
    cheese sauce チーズソース
    cream soups クリームスープ
    custard カスタード
    milk chocolate ミルクチョコレート
    pancakes パンケーキ
    scrambled eggs スクランブルエッグ
    quiche キッシュ
    some breadいくつかパン

    Soy 大豆アレルギー
    edamame 枝豆
    miso みそ
    natto 納豆
    soy sauce and shoyu sauce 醤油
    soy flour 大豆粉
    soy nuts 大豆の実
    soy bean sprouts もやし
    soy-based milk 豆乳
    soy-based yogurt 大豆ヨーグルト
    soy-based ice cream 大豆アイスクリーム
    soy-based cheese 大豆チーズ
    tamari 大豆たまり
    tempeh 大豆テンペ
    tofu 豆腐
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 21:00 local time, 7 business days to 21:00 local time, 4 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 21:00 local time, 4 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.


Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 3 hour(s)
Meal Lunch
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