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Tokyo Afternoon Tour

by JTB Global Marketing & Travel Duration 4h 5m Free cancellation available No booking or credit card fees
per adult Price is $50

Explore Tokyo’s historical landmarks, impressive views, and magnificent imperial residence on an afternoon tour. Enjoy a bird’s-eye view from the World Trade Center Building, marvel at the Imperial Palace Plaza, observe traditional Buddhist structures at Senso-ji, and cruise along the Sumida River.

Begin your afternoon with a visit to the World Trade Center Building, and make your way to the Seaside Top Observatory on the 40th floor. Relish panoramic views of Tokyo from atop this amazing facility.

Continue your tour with a stop at the Imperial Palace Plaza, the official residence of the Emperor of Japan, where you can take lots of pictures of this grand dwelling and its beautiful gardens.

After your imperial visit, head to Senso-ji, also called the Asakusa Kannon Temple, which is the oldest and most popular Buddhist temple in Tokyo. Here, stroll along serene walkways and learn aspects of religious practices that are taught from each generation to the next.

Outside Senso-ji, the small shops of Nakamise-Dori offer excellent souvenir opportunities. Board at the dock for a scenic cruise along the Sumida River, and end your tour at bustling Tokyo Station.

Explore Tokyo’s historical landmarks, impressive views, and magnificent imperial residence on an afternoon tour. Enjoy a bird’s-eye view from the World Trade Center Building, marvel at the Imperial Palace Plaza, observe traditional Buddhist structures at Senso-ji, and cruise along the Sumida River.

Begin your afternoon with a visit to the World Trade Center Building, and make your way to the Seaside Top Observatory on the 40th floor. Relish panoramic views of Tokyo from atop this amazing facility.

Continue your tour with a stop at the Imperial Palace Plaza, the official residence of the Emperor of Japan, where you can take lots of pictures of this grand dwelling and its beautiful gardens.

After your imperial visit, head to Senso-ji, also called the Asakusa Kannon Temple, which is the oldest and most popular Buddhist temple in Tokyo. Here, stroll along serene walkways and learn aspects of religious practices that are taught from each generation to the next.

Outside Senso-ji, the small shops of Nakamise-Dori offer excellent souvenir opportunities. Board at the dock for a scenic cruise along the Sumida River, and end your tour at bustling Tokyo Station.

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1:40 PM, Tokyo Afternoon Tour in English

Duration 4h 5m No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English.

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per adult
$49.90

Total price is $49.90, taxes included

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Tokyo Afternoon Tour

Activity Location

Tokyo

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Hamamatsucho Bus Terminal

    2 Chome-4-1 Hamamatsucho, Minato

    Tokyo 105-0013


Highlights

  • Afternoon tour of Tokyo's sights, heritage & culture

  • Scenic views from World Trade Center Building observatory

  • Visiting beautiful gardens at the Imperial Palace Plaza

  • Oldest Buddhist temple in Tokyo—Senso-ji

  • Shopping at Nakamise-Dori & relaxing Sumida River cruise


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of Tokyo

  • Sumida River cruise

  • Admission fees

  • One-way transportation from select Tokyo hotels

  • Return transportation to Tokyo Station

  • Live tour commentary provided in English


Exclusions

  • Beverages, bottled water, and snacks


Know Before You Book

  • Children 5 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult, but may not occupy their own seat.

  • Sumida River cruise will be replaced with Sumida Park during cherry blossom season.

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.

  • Tour stops vary and order of visitation may change.


Tokyo Afternoon Tour ratings based on 25 Verified Reviews

Expedia Verified Reviews

4.1 out of 5

5/5 Apr 4, 2019

This was a great way to get an idea of the city. They are so well organized and you see a lot plus good variety. Guide Yumi was wonderful.

Christian B

Hamburg Germany

1/5 Apr 1, 2019

The tour was interesting but rather rather rushed. The riverboat cruise however was a waste of time as the buildings and scenery were non-descript.