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Yanaka Historical Walking Tour in Tokyo's Old Town provided by Magical Trip

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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limit number of participants up to 9 people
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Updated 29/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Doutor
    Japan, 〒116-0013 Tokyo, Arakawa City, Nishinippori, 2-chōme−19−7 東忠ビル 1F
    In front of the Doutor Coffee Shop, North/East Side of Nippori Station - Your guide will be holding a red/orange sign saying "Magical Trip" - Meeting point is next to Excelsior Cafe and Tendon Tenya restaurant - Don't go to Nishi-Nippori Station. That is the wrong station. Go to Nippori Station.
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  • 1
    Yanaka Ginza Shopping Street
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 2
    Yanaka Cemetery
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Nezu Shrine
    Stop: 30 minutes
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    Pass by
    Nezu Museum
  • 4
    Yanaka District
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    Doutor
    Japan, 〒116-0013 Tokyo, Arakawa City, Nishinippori, 2-chōme−19−7 東忠ビル 1F
    In front of the Doutor Coffee Shop, North/East Side of Nippori Station - Your guide will be holding a red/orange sign saying "Magical Trip" - Meeting point is next to Excelsior Cafe and Tendon Tenya restaurant - Don't go to Nishi-Nippori Station. That is the wrong station. Go to Nippori Station.
    See address & details
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Departure Point
Doutor, Japan, 〒116-0013 Tokyo, Arakawa City, Nishinippori, 2-chōme−19−7 東忠ビル 1F
Duration
2h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Japanese dish from our selections
  • Food samplings (Various types of local snacks and sweets)
  • Tour photos
  • 2.5 hours with a local guide
Exclusions
  • Additional food/drinks
  • Entry/Admission - Yanaka Cemetery
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Cameron Dawson wrote a review Mar 2020
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Shin was fantastic, very very knowledgeable and happy to answer all our questions - tour related and Japanese lifestyle/culture/history in general. We were able to see some fantastic historical, cultural and religious sites and scenes, try some nifty Japanese treats/desserts
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Date of experience: March 2020
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annabelle perry wrote a review Feb 2020
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Nao was amazing, very nice guy! Very knowledgeable and Answers questions promptly! Thought the tour was over priced, but other than that, we had fun with Nao, sweet guide :) MP and Annabelle!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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r.cRick K wrote a review Jan 2020
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This tour is a lovely walk with an interesting person. You will find out something about life in a neighborhood in Tokyo that is away from the hustle and bustle. Just enjoy your day as if you were walking with a friend. I was on my own so I select that this guide is good for
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Date of experience: January 2020
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jennir1080 wrote a review Jan 2020
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The Yanaka area of Tokyo is well worth a visit to see the oldest buildings in the city, including one of the biggest cemeteries and one of the highest concentration of shrines and temples. Shin was a wonderful guide to get to know the area. Despite the snow and chilly
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Date of experience: January 2020
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tracywU6689LD wrote a review Jan 2020
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Mark was a great guide - he was friendly and provided us with a wonderful personalised tour. It was good to get off the busy city streets and experience the quiet neighbourhoods of Tokyo, enjoy a traditional meal at a family-run restaurant and wander through some local shops.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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The ideal virtual travel experience
Fantastic virtual tour! The guide, YH, was a delight, full of knowledge, laughter and fun anecdotes. We were comple
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Fascinating and relaxing experience with an excellent guide
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Virtual Tour is Asakusa
Yumiko was so much fun! She was my first tour guide with Magical Trip in 2019. Now that Magical Trip is doing vir
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Tasty Japanese Snacks!
I really enjoyed this virtual tour. My tour guide Tommy was extremely knowledgeable and very kind. He shared a lot
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Akiba tour 2020
A fantastic tour of Akiba with a great knowledgable tour guide. Well worth the time, you will get a good look at th
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Discovering Akihabara, Japan :)
Tommy San provided a highly informative, fun filled and engaging virtual tour. When visiting Japan, I will add Akih
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Fun in Akihabara!
This was fun. :) When he walked around the street I really felt like I was back in Akihabara. :) It was a good brea
Lianna W
Lianna W
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Great virtual tour
Yumiko-san is fun and interactive. Great to see the virtual tour in Tokyo. Thank you for the service
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Good English Guide
Tommy is an expert guide. He explained the tour of Tokyo Akhibahara in good English. We visited everywhere in Akh
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Tokyo With Ease :)
I got to see so much of Tokyo without having to leave my home! The guide was very nice and explained a lot about wh
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Fun Virtual Tour :)
Tommy was friendly and attentive (to our constant communication on the chat haha). He's knowledgable and happy to
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Amazing tour! Awesome tour guide <3
This was a highly informative virtual tour. The tour guide was very friendly and easy to talk to. I'm definitely mo
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Tomi-san is knowledgeable, fun and interactive. He speaks really good and understand English. Hope pandemic get ove
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Fun virtual tour!
Very fun and interesting tour! Definitely makes me want to go to Japan one day! So much stuff to see!
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Loved it!
Love it! Our guide was so nice and I felt really connected he always made sure to read and respond to the chats eve
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