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Tokyo Tower, Tea Ceremony and Sumida River Cruise Day Tour

From US$112.10
Highlights
  • Hassle-free day trip with entrance fees and lunch included
  • See the oldest Buddhist temple in Tokyo—Asakusa Kannon Temple
  • View Japan from an impressive vantage point on a Sumida River Cruise
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Tokyo Tower, Tea Ceremony and Sumida River Cruise Day Tour
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Tokyo Tower, Tea Ceremony and
Tokyo Tower, Tea Ceremony and Sumida River Cruise Day Tour
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Overview

This is the ultimate whistle-stop day tour around Tokyo and an ideal choice for visitors with limited time in Japan's capital. Skip the lines and see panoramic views of Tokyo’s skyline from Tokyo Tower then learn about Japanese traditions during a tea ceremony. Enjoy lunch, visit Japanese Capitol and Niju-bashi Bridge, and end the day with a Sumida River cruise on this hassle-free option. 

What to Expect

The day begins with a pickup from select Tokyo hotels or a designated meeting point. The first stop, Tokyo Tower, gives you the best views of Tokyo’s skyline. If you want to delve into Japan’s historic traditions, you’ll be a part of a traditional tea ceremony and afterwards, there's a chance to visit a Japanese garden full of bonsai trees and remnants from the Edo period.

After lunch, you'll visit Tokyo’s Parliament building and the Imperial Palace. Your guide tells you about Japan’s past and all its historical figures and architecture. After seeing Niju-bashi Bridge, you’ll head to Hinode Pier for a river cruise under 12 bridges. The Nakamise streets are a great place to buy handicrafts and you’ll also visit Senso-ji—Tokyo’s oldest Buddhist temple. The day ends with a visit to the shopping area of Ginza and Tokyo station.

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile
Wonderful time

It was an excellent trip. Everything was organized very well. Our guide Ms. Grace ( TAKAKO san) was really graceful. She told us a lot about the Japanese culture and lifestyle. Our tour started from the bus station. We then went to Tokyo tower. It...More

1  Thank Ranjini G
Reviewed 22 February 2018
Great Day Tour Of Tokyo

I really like taking day tours of cities and this tour sounded like a well rounded trip. Pickup for me was at the Hamamatsucho Bus Terminal, a very convenient location. Our tour starts at Tokyo tower which was fun. Unfortunately it is under renovation and...More

1  Thank Connor B
Reviewed 13 December 2017
Nice day out

I really enjoyed the tour. Sunrise Tours are very professional and have a good set up. The meeting point is easy and you are transported and kept informed all the way. The tour is a nice introduction to Tokyo, you get taken to all the...More

1  Thank Timoconnor65
Reviewed 27 November 2017
Not worth money - you can do this without a tour guide

This tour was very average and not worth the money. Overall sites such as the Tokyo Tower and Asakusa were very interesting and totally worth a visit, but can be visited without the assistance of a tour guide. In retrospect, I would not have booked...More

1  Thank GailOhhh
Reviewed 16 October 2017
A Great Overview of Tokyo

This was our first time taking our kids to Japan with us and we decided to take this tour to give them an introduction to Tokyo and Japanese culture. We were not disappointed. Although we stayed at an Airbnb, we were able to get a...More

2  Thank David N
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