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MariCAR Akihabara No. 1

Open today: 10:00 - 22:00
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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
4-12-9 Sotokanda, Taito 101-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
Kanda, Akihabara, Ochanomizu
+81 80-8899-8899
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is the craziest and most exciting thing I’ve ever done on Holidays. Driving a go kart through one of the biggest cities in the world is an experience you can’t find any where else. You have to do this. Well worth the cost, you’ll...More

Thank MitchellC514
Reviewed 2 days ago

We did the 2 hour trip (A1M course) at 5pm which was perfect since we could see both day and night time views. Super fun and our guide Stephen was very friendly and took heaps of great shots. Recommendations: -Do the 3 hour course! 2...More

Thank Dan_L095
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best Experience ever! 2 hr trip around Tokyo at night! Everyone was super friendly and our guide/leader was super cool!

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Thank vuboyx14
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best things we did in Tokyo! We had Ricardo as our guide and he was great! He took lots of photos of us driving and showed us a lot of great places. It was definitely the highlight of our trip! Make sure...More

Thank onashley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My three friends and I recently went on the 2hr tour with Ricardo and it was the absolute best! Ricardo was great! Very friendly, knowledgeable and fun. This is an absolute must do when visiting Japan. my only regret is that we didn't do the...More

Thank Charles G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love it !!!!!! Thank you so much takumu!!!!!!!!! Professional takumu !!!!!! Have Awesome ! ❤️❤️❤️ ありがとうございます😊。 たくむ 。 너~~ 무 재밌었어요 두번 세번 꼭 꼭 하세요!! 너무 친절하시고 너무 잘 리드해주셔서 좋은 추억 갖고 가요!!!!

Thank Sherpa752446
MariCARJAPAN, Manager at MariCAR Akihabara No. 1, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind review. We're really grateful to hear that you enjoyed your experience so much! We look forward to seeing you again sometime!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice route that gave us a lot of nice views and speed 😀 Everyone spoke perfect English so it was no problem with the communication for foreigners ether.

Thank Anders R
MariCARJAPAN, Manager at MariCAR Akihabara No. 1, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Anders, Thanks for the kind words. We're glad to hear you enjoyed the unique sights and sounds of our special city so much. We're especially grateful to hear that you enjoyed your time with our kind staff! We're looking forwarding to seeing you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have to say this was the most amazing experience ever! Ricardo was our guide. We had 6 in our group. It was very easy to stay together and he made sure none of us were ever left behind. We chose the 3 hour tour....More

Thank Enicia P
MariCARJAPAN, Manager at MariCAR Akihabara No. 1, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Enicia, Thanks so much for your wonderful review. We're truly grateful to hear that you had such a great experience with our friendly staff, who always make it their mission to ensure you have a fun and safe experience. It's great to hear that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic experience today riding with MariCAR. Jorge was our guide and was most professional and fun! He looked after us and made us feel safe at all times. Always remember to take your driving permit or you will be dissapointing by not being...More

Thank BackPacker671389
MariCARJAPAN, Manager at MariCAR Akihabara No. 1, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your kind words, we're thrilled to hear that our friendly staff provided you the exhilarating and comfortable experience that we expect on every single tour. We really appreciate your feedback, and we look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the highlight of our trip to Tokyo! Rabi was a great guide and we felt like celebrities driving through Tokyo dressed up as Mario and Luigi. I do wish they had better princess and toad costumes though but overall a great experience!More

Thank Rebus318
MariCARJAPAN, Manager at MariCAR Akihabara No. 1, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the positive review. We're very glad to heart that you enjoyed the experience so much, as we always intend to deliver something special, with a unique perspective on our unique city. We're grateful for your feedback, and we look forward to seeing you...More

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Ochanomizu / Akihabara / Kanda
Ochanomizu boasts its academic foundations starting
with Yushima Seido, the birthplace of modern day
Japanese education. The area has kept its college town
feel with several university campuses. If you head
towards Jinbocho, you'll find musical instrument and
sports equipment shops, and an area of used bookstores
for students and anyone interested in literature and
the arts. Akihabara is well-known for its computer and
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26 August 2018|
Response from MariCARJAPAN | Property representative |
Hello, Thanks for reaching us! Yes we are open everyday of the year! During winter we usually recommend our costumers to wear thin but warm clothes that they can wear under the costumes. Best, MariCAR Team
18 April 2018|
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Response from MariCARJAPAN | Property representative |
Hello there! As the other user has answered, it would be best contact us directly to check for availability for big groups. The only 2 shops that can accommodate large groups will be our Akihabara #1 shop and our Tokyo Bay... More
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15 April 2018|
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Response from Neil B | Reviewed this property |
At least 2 weeks. You need the time to make sure you have an international drivers permit.