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Private Tour - Stroll Around the Lives of the Locals in the Retro Town provided by otomo travel

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Private Tour - Stroll Around the Lives of the Locals in the Retro Town

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 26/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 26/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
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You'll start at
Nippori Station
2 Chome-19 Nishinippori, Arakawa City, Tokyo 116-0013, JapanBy the North Ticket Gate Exit at the JR line, Nippori Station
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  • 1
    Yanaka Cemetery
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 2
    Ueno Sakuragi Atari
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Kayaba Coffee
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Kaneiji
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 5
    Jomyoin
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 6
    The International Library of Children's Literature
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 7
    Ueshima Coffee
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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You'll end at
Uguisudani Station
1 Chome-4 Negishi, Taito City, Tokyo 110-0003, Japan
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Important Information
Departure Point
Nippori Station, 2 Chome-19 Nishinippori, Arakawa City, Tokyo 116-0013, Japan
Duration
5–6 hours
Return Details
Uguisudani Station, 1 Chome-4 Negishi, Taito City, Tokyo 110-0003, Japan
Inclusions
  • Tour Guide
  • Private Tour
  • Necessary expenses for the tour guide
Exclusions
  • Travel expenses and entrance fees for your own
  • Money for food/drinks, souvenirs and extra activities for your own
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • The use of private van
  • Entry/Admission - Ueno Sakuragi Atari
  • Entry/Admission - Kayaba Coffee
  • Entry/Admission - Ueshima Coffee
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • The tour begins and ends in different locations. If you would like to change the location of where the tour ends, please consult with your tour guide.
  • We have not included any particular lunch/dinner places in this tour, but you are welcome to stop for a break and eat whenever and wherever you like.
  • If any of the scheduled places are closed on the day you visit, your tour guide will take you to an alternative location.
  • The travel expense is not included in the tour fee. Please bring extra money to experience this tour to its fullest. (Entrance fees, transportation fees, activity fees, etc. - at least about JPY 1000)
  • If you do not arrive at the specified starting place after 60 minutes from the agreed meeting time, the tour will be considered canceled.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Superviko wrote a review Nov 2019
Hamburg3 contributions1 helpful vote
Mr katsunori did an excellent job in explaining cultural history great and small as we walked around wakasaki and ueno. Highly recommended!
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from otomo-travel, マネージャー at Private Tour - Stroll Around the Lives of the Locals in the Retro Town
Responded 3 Dec 2019
Hi Superviko, Thanks a lot for your comment! Your tour guide Mr. katsunori is one of our most knowledgeable and experienced tour guides. We are glad that you were interested in the cultural history of the area you have wandered around. This is the value we would always like to bring to our guests. Again, thank you so much for choosing us. Best,
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sunshinegodlee
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Nice long walk
Its a pretty place to go to......but must visit only in the peak of Cherry blossom or during Autumn when the leaves
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Carolyn D
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What an incredible day with Mutsuko
I had an incredible first day in Tokyo taking in all the must see with Mutsuko from Viator. She taught me how to na
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davidaH7542KH
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Insightful and friendly tour
Yuki was really nice and adapted when the rain and restaurants were unexpectedly closed. Got to know a lot about Ja
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218trinad
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Excellent trip but ran out of time.
Eric was a great guide. We just ran out of time. Missed the ferry connection which delayed us 30 mins so i missed t
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K8zki
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Tokyo day tour
This tour was perfect for our first day in Tokyo. We got to visit all the “must sees” and learn how to use the trai
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barryhO1182UN
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Great day in a great city
For any first time visitor to Tokyo, I would recomend yto personslize their presenthis tour. It is a meaningful way
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berkovitze
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Great tour & perfect way to see the city!
This was an incredible way to spend the day. I am traveling for work so didn't have much time to plan out what I'd
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Swedee93
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Young Swedish couple
We had a lovely day with Ms Ritsuko who had a well planned schedule from start, but was a good listener and changed
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Jozankei
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A Very Good Experience
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VinnieLondon_SE2
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tmfernandez1
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Must-do Tour for visitors in Tokyo!
This tour was one of the best experiences I've had when traveling. Our guide, Kumiko, was fun, friendly, knowledgea
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AdamPresley
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Excellent!
I had an excellent time, Kobori is a wonderful host. She knows all sorts of cool places and adjusted our schedule t
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Private tour-All Must Sees
Max is both knowledgeable and personable. His English is excellent. We enjoyed a nice day of seeing some of Tokyo
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Matthew R
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A very educational tour around a local part of Tokyo with a fantastic guide!
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  • Duration: 5–6 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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