Day Tour

Dynamic Tokyo: Tokyo Tower, Tea Ceremony, Imperial Palace, Sumida River Cruise and Sensoji Temple

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  • Meal
  • Full Day
  • Pick up

per person USD 115
JTBA100

Enjoy a panoramic view of the city from Tokyo Tower before participating in a traditional Japanese tea ceremony at Happo-en Japanese gardens. Savor lunch at the beautiful former manor, the Chinzanso restaurant, then take a stroll along the moat surrounding the Imperial Palace Plaza. Board a cruise at Hinode Pier for a 40-minute trip up the Sumida River to Asakusa. Browse the many colorful stores lining the Nakamise walkway leading up to Sensoji Temple, Tokyo's oldest and most famous Buddhist temple, before passing through Ginza, Japan's world-renowned shopping and entertainment district.

Day 1:

7:30 - 8:30 a.m

Pick up service is available at hotels in Tokyo. See "Pick up" page.

 

9:00 a.m.

Leave Hamamatsucho Bus Terminal and visit the following places by bus.

You can enjoy a panoramic view of Tokyo from the observatory at Tokyo tower. After that you will participate in a traditional tea ceremony at the Happoen Japanese Garden.

Tokyo tower
- It is 333 m high and self supporting iron structure. You can enjoy the beautiful view in Tokyo.

* Tea Ceremony at Happoen Garden
- It is the way of preparing and drinking tea. The custom has been strongly infuluenced by Zen Buddhism.

Lunch

You will have a Japanese-style  lunch.


After the lunch, we will stop for photos at the plaza in front of the Imperial Palace.Then Enjoy a boat ride on the Sumidagawa Line from Hinode Pier on Tokyo Bay to Asakusa. You can enjoy shopping at Asakusa Kannon Temple and Nakamise-dori.

Drive through this world-famous shopping district, Ginza.

* Imperial palace plaza
- It is the Japan’s imperial family’s residence. You can enjoy a large park area surrounded by moats and massive stone walls.

Sumida River Cruise
- It shows modern skyline in Tokyo and also provides a fascinating glimpse of the city of yesteryear.

Asakusa kannon temple and Nakamise shopping acade
- The arcade is a 300m approach to the temple. You can enjoy shopping and taking picture in front of a famous lantern lamp named Kaminarimon.

 

5:10 p.m.

Tokyo Station Marunouchi South Exit(Drop-off)

Disembarking only

5:30 p.m.

Tour Ends at Hamamatsucho Bus Terminal.

After the tour ends at Hamamatsucho Bus Terminal, there is no shuttle service to hotels.

Departure Date

Jan.4-Dec.28: Daily (except Feb.26,Aug.14)

Meal

1 Lunch.*Vegetarian options available

Guide

English-speaking guide service is included.

Note

Minimum participants required: 1 person.


1.

As the schedule of Sumida River Cruise will be altered during cherry blossom season (expected period: mid-March – early April), arrival time may be delayed.

2.

During cherry blossom season (around Mar. 21 - Apr. 12) due to change in time schedule of Sumid River Cruise, the finish time of the tour may be late. And a visit to Sumida River Cruise may be replaced by Sumida Park in case of overcrowding.

3.

Sumida River Cruise may be canceled without notice depending on river conditions. In this case the guide will announce the change in schedule.

4.

The tour may visit Hamarikyu Gardens depending on the Sumida River Cruise reservation time.

5.

If the minimum number of participants is not met by 4 days before the scheduled date, the tour on that date may be cancelled.

6.

 The location for lunch is subject to change due to venue operational circumstances.

7.

Children age 5 and younger may participate for free, but will not be provided with their own bus seats and must sit on the lap of their parent or guardian. 
If a seat on the bus and lunch are required for the child, please make a booking at the child rate.

Please contact JTB Reservation Center for the pickup service to assembly place.
JTB Reservation Center : Tel 1(800) 223-6104, email reservation@jtbusa.com

Date & Price Tour Start Tour End Departure Adult Child Infant Single Supplement
01/01/2017 12/31/2017 Tokyo $ 115 $ 77 $ 0 $ 0
Cancellation rates will apply to the tour fare as below. If notice of cancellation is received on tour starting date, or in case of failure to show without notice 100% of the tour fare, 1 day prior to the starting date of the tour 40%, 7 to 2 days prior, 30%, 8 days or more days prior, no charge. Cancellation period is based on Japan local time. Notice must be received during JTB USA office hours. Mon. - Fri., 9:00AM-5:30PM PST Except National Holidays.

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