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Sumidagawa line, Asakusa・Odaiba Direct line, Odaiba line, Tokyo Big Sight Palette Twon line, Shogun line
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(Asakusa, Hamarikyu, Hinodesanbashi, Toyosu, Odaiba), Minato, Tokyo Prefecture
Ginza, Tokyo Nihonbashi
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All reviews hinode pier hamarikyu gardens different perspective asakusa station boat ride english commentary nice ride both sides vending machine vantage point ticket office sunny day tea house big city enjoy the view lower deck boats
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I got on at Hamarikyū gardens, and went to Asakusa the first thing I recommend is bring money with you as it cost $300 yen to enter the gardens & $740 yen to buy 1 adult ticket for a 1 way trip The gardens was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank martingR3260OP
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Can try once because the price is relatively cheap. But not a great cruise because this does not go out of the city.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RajuA246
Reviewed 27 October 2018

When we got there, we weren't able to take the boat in the picture because it was sold out. Instead, we got on an older boat and changed for another older boat at Hinode. No problem at all. The older boats had beautiful light fittings,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Steven T
Reviewed 25 October 2018

We went from Asakusa and down the Sumida river to Hamarikyu gardens. We didn't think that the riverside was terribly exciting but seeing a new side of a city from the river is always interesting. The problem with the trip was that the recorded commentary...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank enessde
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Take this cruise from Hama Rikyu Garden Pier. tak around 45 minut to Asakusa pier. we can see the old Tsukiji fish market from the river. and enjoying time while we can order drinks and snack at the snack corner.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank iduy_04
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Tokyo is huge, you walk a lot and see a lot of train stations and metros, so it's nice to see Tokyo from the water. However at any vantage point, whether it be from on high or at Sumida River level, Tokyo is a grey...More

Date of experience: September 2018
6  Thank MadamJosephine
Reviewed 19 September 2018

This was nice. They serve snacks on board. There's not much in the way of narration. They point out every bridge we go under and that about it. Since most of our stay was traveling in the subway, it was nice to get above ground...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RTC411
Reviewed 10 September 2018

When you take the trains, you see streets of buildings. From the water, you get a different perspective of Tokyo's waterfront and the new developments (often on land reclaimed. from the ocean). It is a leisurely boat ride, with an optional transfer and extension. Do...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Monty S
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Tokyo is a city to walk - see the main streets, explore the side alleys, pop into the small restaurants or big shopping malls and pay a visit to the serene temples perfectly well kept in between new glass buildings. It doesn't present itself as...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank LakridsKaffe
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

From Ginza the pier is only 2km away and fairly easy to find. I found a very kind lady that helped me choosing the cruise and buying the ticket and she spoke good English. I opt for the Asakusa round trip. The boat had no...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Sandro B
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Response from Suria_Nataadmadja | Reviewed this property |
I was at Hotaluna, when we reached a point (don't remember where) the crews gave an access to all passengers to go up to the outside deck to enjoy the sun and off course to take pics. After about 15 minutes (not really sure... More
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Response from Wryrabbit | Reviewed this property |
It was all organised for us by our Wendy Wu tour guide so sorry I can't answer your question.
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Response from Klynge | Reviewed this property |
No problem at all. It is easy to buy the tickets just before departure. The service at the pier is fine and they speak english and has english info material and AMP of the river available free of charge. It is a fine trip... More
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