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MariCAR Akihabara No. 1

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Extremely exciting and a must have experience when you visit Japan. Just imagine yourself on a custom made go kart specifically tailored to realize the Real Life SuperHero Go-Karting experience! MariCAR is in no way a reflection of Nintendo, the...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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4-12-9 Sotokanda, Chiyoda 101-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
Kanda, Akihabara, Ochanomizu
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+81 80-8899-8899
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You are so low and close to the ground the low speed is enhanced. A bit scary really for me although the guides stay out in front there was no one bringing up the rear so you had to stay close or you could of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was definitely one of our favorite things we did in Tokyo! It was SO fun and different! Where else can you drive go karts through a city?!? You get to pick your own cartoon costume. Our tour guide Rodrigo was amazing! As long as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband & I had so much fun driving the maricar around the city with our guide, Jorge. He is very friendly & speaks good English. He even printed a small photo of us in costumes as a parting gift! Thank u Jorge & maricar...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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MariCARJAPAN, Public Relations Manager at MariCAR Akihabara No. 1, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, We are super happy to be able to provide a memorable experience for you two. We will let Jorge know that you enjoyed his guidance! Best, Street Kart

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I (in our mid 40’s) booked this tour because it looked like a good time and a very different way to see several parts of Tokyo in one tour. We had scheduled the 2pm tour and were pretty disappointed it was raining...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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MariCARJAPAN, Public Relations Manager at MariCAR Akihabara No. 1, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you very much for this kind review. Nice that you and your husband could enjoy a private tour with us! We are truly happy to hear that you both appreciate our services. We are always striving to provide the best service possible, if...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were super lucky to have Isabell as our guide! She spoke awesome English, was hilarious, safety conscious but still allowed us to ‘let loose’ on the go carts. My husband and I had a blast, this was a highlight not just of Tokyo but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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MariCARJAPAN, Public Relations Manager at MariCAR Akihabara No. 1, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you so much for this kind review! We are glad to hear that the couple managed to have some fun touring around with Isabell. We will make sure to let her know that you enjoyed her services as a tour guide! Hope you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The guides are pretty awesome and it’s a great way to see parts of the city while cruising the street.

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Date of experience: June 2018
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MariCARJAPAN, Manager at MariCAR Akihabara No. 1, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thanks for your positive feedback. We really appreciate the compliment, and I'm glad to hear our friendly staff added something special to the experience. We look forward to seeing you again sometime hopefully!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and another couple spent two and half weeks in Japan in November 2018. We arrived on Friday evening, and MariCar was the first thing we did Saturday morning. We did the two hour tour, which was the perfect way to kick-off our trip...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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MariCARJAPAN, Guest Relations Manager at MariCAR Akihabara No. 1, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you very much for the kind review! We are glad this was a fun thing to kick off your experience in Tokyo! It can be a little scary, driving on the other side of the road if you aren't used to it but...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff at MariCar is exceptional and helps make sure that visitors can experience their excursions. Due to the fires in California, I could not get my international drivers license the traditional way through AAA. I had to use a third party to ship my...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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MariCARJAPAN, Manager at MariCAR Akihabara No. 1, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Eva, Thanks for the kind review. We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the experience with us so much, and that our staff were able to accommodate your rescheduling. I appreciate your positive feedback, and we're happy to have toured with you. We look...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very easy to book and get information via Facebook Messenger. They always responded quickly and had reasonable prices. We did the A1-M tour and you see a large amount of the city. You go by fast so I would recommend bringing or renting a Go...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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MariCARJAPAN, Manager at MariCAR Akihabara No. 1, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jaja, Thanks so much for the positive review. I'm happy to hear you found our service responsive and affordable, as we hope for everyone to be able to enjoy this experience with us. I'm pleased to hear you enjoyed the sights and sounds of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the tour so much ! Our guide selim was friendly and understanding he makes it easy on you .. highly recommended!More

Date of experience: November 2018
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MariCARJAPAN, Manager at MariCAR Akihabara No. 1, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thanks for the positive words. I'm happy to hear that our kind staff added something extra, as we always intend for every experience to be a fun, comfortable and safe experience. We appreciate your recommendation, and we look forward to seeing you again next...More

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chri55yrx
7 December 2018|
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Response from MariCARJAPAN | Property representative |
Hello, Thanks for your question. In many cases, our tours continue safely in light rain. We provide raincoats, free of charge, which can worn underneath your costume, to make the experience more comfortable. In some cases... More
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chri55yrx
7 December 2018|
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Response from MariCARJAPAN | Property representative |
Hello, Thanks for your question. In many cases, our tours continue safely in light rain. We provide raincoats, free of charge, which can worn underneath your costume, to make the experience more comfortable. In some... More
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ashleysM4005GF
13 November 2018|
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Response from MariCARJAPAN | Property representative |
This go-kart is categorized in the normal car in Japan. So you need the IDP Category "B" to drive go-kart on the street in Japan.
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