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Yanaka Historical Walking Tour in Tokyo's Old Town

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Japan, 〒116-0013 Tōkyō-to, Arakawa City, Nishinippori, 2-chōme−19−7 東忠ビル1FIn 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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  • 4
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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You'll return to the starting point
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    Departure Point
    Doutor, Japan, 〒116-0013 Tōkyō-to, Arakawa City, Nishinippori, 2-chōme−19−7 東忠ビル1F
    Departure Time
    10:00 AM
    2h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Lunch - Japanese dish from our selections
    • Food samplings (Various types of local snacks and sweets)
    • Tour photos
    • 2.5 hours with a local guide
    • 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 travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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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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    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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    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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    Shin is very knowledgeable and friendly. Saw many sites we never would have seen if not for tour. Lunch was delicious and the neighborhoods we visited were amazing!
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    We were guided by Tommy and a young lady (apologies for forgetting her name). Both were very nice and had great knowledge of the area and Tokyo in general. It was a nice break from the busier parts of Tokyo and also nice to get insight from locals. My favorite parts of the tour
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    Rai was an awesome host! He had really useful information. I will definitely recommend to everyone I know
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    Rick K
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    Excellent friendly and personable guide
    This tour is a lovely walk with an interesting person. You will find out something about life in a neighborhood in
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    San Dirgo
    AWESOME experience!
    Went to places only locals would know! Aya was great and lined us up with the best karaoke spot after the tour!
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    Meghan J
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    Great way to see the Shibuya nightlife!
    Had a day to myself and decided to try this tour out which was great - you get to try out the local cuisine and
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    Dream Tour
    This tour was amazing, my guide Lam was very helpful when I was searching for items. We got to see so much of
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    We had an amazing time on this tour. Nori's very friendly and engaging and took us to some great spots in
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    Great bar hopping tour
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