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Geisha Experience at Chaya in Tokyo

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    Pass By: Japan Awaits, Tokyo Prefecture

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    Pass By: Shinagawa Shrine, 3-7-15 Kitashinagawa, Shinagawa 140-0001 Tokyo Prefecture

    Shinagawa Shrine is one of 10 shrines forming a ring around the Imperial Palace

    Pass By: Senso-ji Temple, 2-3-1 Asakusa, Taito 111-0032 Tokyo Prefecture

    It is Tokyo's oldest temple, and one of its most significant.

    Pass By: Tokyo Skytree, 1-1-2 Oshiage, Sumida 131-0045 Tokyo Prefecture

    World's tallest freestanding broadcasting tower with an observation deck boasting 360-degree views.

    Pass By: Tokyo Tower, 4-2-8 Shibakoen, Minato 105-0011 Tokyo Prefecture

    Reminiscent of the Eiffel Tower, this landmark features observation areas & other attractions.

    Pass By: Meiji Jingu Shrine, 1-1 Yoyogi Kamizonocho, Shibuya 151-0052 Tokyo Prefecture

    Surrounded by forest, this venerable Shinto shrine features a seasonal iris garden.

    Pass By: Imperial Palace, 1-1 Chiyoda, Chiyoda 100-8111 Tokyo Prefecture

    This site with scenic gardens & tours of the grounds is the main residence of the emperor of Japan.

    Pass By: The East Gardens of the Imperial Palace (Edo Castle Ruin), 1-1 Chiyoda, Chiyoda 100-0001 Tokyo Prefecture

    Large landscaped gardens in the grounds of a palace first built in 1888, with some Edo castle ruins.

    Pass By: Tsukiji Fish Market, 4-14-2 Tsukiji, Chuo 104-0045 Tokyo Prefecture

    Sprawling wholesale fish market with an array of seafood & viewing areas for a popular tuna auction.

    Pass By: Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, 11 Naitocho, Shinjuku 160-0014 Tokyo Prefecture

    This former estate is now a 143-acre park with diverse garden areas, grassy expanses & a greenhouse.

    Pass By: Harajuku Station, 1 Jingumae, Shibuya 150-0001 Tokyo Prefecture

    Buzzing Harajuku is renowned for its colorful street art and fashion scene, with quirky vintage clothing stores and cosplay shops along Takeshita Street

    Pass By: Roppongi Hills, Shop & Restaurant, 6-10-1, Roppongi, Minato 106-6108 Tokyo Prefecture

    Roppongi is a lively entertainment district where locals and tourists mix in buzzing late-night bars and clubs.

    Pass By: Yoyogi Park, 2-1 Yoyogi Kamizonocho, Shibuya 151-0052 Tokyo Prefecture

    Large, public city park with lakes, fountains & forested areas with mature trees.

    Pass By: Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, 2-8-1 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku 160-0023 Tokyo Prefecture

    Kenzo Tange-designed City Hall complex with views from the tallest building's observation decks.

    Pass By: Hamarikyu Gardens, 1-1 Hamarikyūteien, Chuo City, Tōkyō-to 104-0046, Japan

    Public park with a pond, laid out in the Edo-period style, on the site of 17th-century Shogun villa.

    Pass By: Omotesando, Jingumae, Shibuya 150-0001 Tokyo Prefecture

    Omotesandō is a zelkova tree-lined avenue located in Shibuya and Minato, Tokyo, stretching from the Meiji Shrine entrance to Aoyama-dōri,

    Pass By: Ueno Park, 5_20 Uenokoen, Taito 110-0007 Tokyo Prefecture

    A paradise-like oasis of green in the heart of busy Tokyo, Ueno Park is the city's largest green space and one of its most popular tourist attractions.

    Pass By: Takeshita Street, 1, Jingumae, Shibuya 150-0001 Tokyo Prefecture

    This popular pedestrian street features trendy independent & chain shops, along with eateries.

    Pass By: Kabukicho, Shinjuku Tokyo Prefecture

    Kabukichō is an entertainment and red-light district in Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan.

    Pass By: Tokyo National Museum, 13-9 Ueno Park, Taito 110-0007 Tokyo Prefecture

    Stately museum complex devoted to the art & antiquities of Japan, as well as other Asian countries.

    Pass By: Rikugi Park Playground, 6-16-10 Honkomagome, Bunkyo 113-0021 Tokyo Prefecture

    Picturesque garden featuring traditional Japanese landscaping, several teahouses & a central pond.

    Pass By: Nakamise Shopping Street (Kaminarimon), Asakusa, Taito 11-0032 Tokyo Prefecture

    Bustling shopping street connecting the main gate of Sensoji Temple & the main hall.

    Pass By: Edo-Tokyo Museum, 1-4-1 Yokoami, Sumida 130-0015 Tokyo Prefecture

    Major museum opened in 1993 & displaying artifacts from Tokyo's Edo period & one-off exhibits.

    Pass By: Taito Station Ueno Ameya Yokocho, 4-10-17 Ueno, Ueno, Taito 110-0005 Tokyo Prefecture

    Popular indoor-outdoor market with many shops selling everything from food & gifts to apparel.

    Pass By: Edo Castle Stone-walled Moat, Kirigaseki, Chiyoda 100-0013 Tokyo Prefecture

    Moats, walls & other remains of this castle built in 1457 are now part of the Tokyo Imperial Palace.

    Pass By: Koishikawa Korakuen Garden, 1-6-6 Koraku, Bunkyo 112-0004 Tokyo Prefecture

    Tranquil, scenic landscape garden dating to the 17th century, with walking paths, a pond & bridges.

    Pass By: Yasukuni Shrine, 3-1-1 Kudankita, Chiyoda 102-8246 Tokyo Prefecture

    Shinto-style shrine commemorating Japanese war dead with a military history museum on its grounds.

    Pass By: Shinjuku Golden Gai, 1-1-6, Kabukicho, Shinjuku 160-0021 Tokyo Prefecture

    Festive, popular city district famed for its narrow, winding alleys & numerous snug taverns.

    Pass By: Kappabashi Street (Kappabashi Dogugai), 3-8-12 Matsugaya, Taito 111-0036 Tokyo Prefecture

    Popular shopping street known for its many restaurant-supply shops & kitchen-equipment dealers.

    Pass By: Tokyo Midtown, 9-7-2 Akasaka, Minato 107-6290 Tokyo Prefecture

    Tokyo Midtown is a 569,000-square-meter mixed-use development in Akasaka, Tokyo, Japan

    Pass By: Mori Art Museum, 6-10-1 Roppongi Roppongi Hills Mori Tower 53F, Minato 106-6150 Tokyo Prefecture

    Art museum in the Mori Tower featuring a rotating exhibition of international contemporary artwork.

    Pass By: Zojo-ji Temple, 4-7-35 Shibakoen, Minato 105-0011 Tokyo Prefecture

    The main temple of Jōdo-shū Buddhism, this compound includes ornate buildings dating to the 1600s.

    Pass By: National Museum of Nature and Science, 7-20 Uenokoen, Taito 110-0007 Tokyo Prefecture

    Sprawling museum with a 360-degree movie theater & exhibits on topics such as dinosaurs & evolution.

    Pass By: National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation Miraikan, 2-3-6 Aomi, Koto 135-0064 Tokyo Prefecture

    Hands-on exhibits & classes exploring the future of science & technology, plus a cafe & a gift shop.

    Pass By: Ginza, Chuo 104-0061 Tokyo Prefecture

    Tokyo's most famous upmarket shopping, dining and entertainment district, featuring numerous department stores, boutiques, art galleries, restaurants, night clubs and cafes.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Omori Chaya, 1 Chome-12 Omorikita, Ota City, Tokyo 143-0016, Japan
    Duration
    1h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • One drink and sweets
    • Live entertainment
    • Photo opportunities
    Exclusions
    • Transportation to/from attractions
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Please only make bookings 6 months in advance of tour date. The schedule for events may not be set before 6 months of tour date, and your tour may be rejected or canceled if a booking is made too early in advance.
    • Tour starts at 1pm, please arrive 15 minutes before the event for seating
    • Please wear socks to walk on the tatami mats.
    • Adult pricing applies to all travelers, except for infants
    • Minimum drinking age is 20 years
    • Non-Smoking: All seats are non-smoking; there are designated areas outside for those who would like to smoke.
    • English information and translation: Some events may have English-speaking geisha or translator present. If there are no English-speaking translators at the event, English pamphlets and brochures detailing more information regarding the geisha performances, etiquette for the event, history of geisha, and what to expect will be provided to the guests.
    • Kimono: There are some kimono with obi (belt) that are at the venue. This is a free service that are sometimes offered to guests if there is enough time (at the discretion of the geisha). There is no guarantee of kimono dressing being available for guests, or if there is time to put kimono on all guests.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • For 1 person bookings, please note that if others do not join the same event, this experience may be canceled (as we cannot operate with 1 guest only). We may ask you to reschedule for another event date, or if there are no other availability, we will cancel this booking and provide you with a full refund.
    • Private: At check-out, you can book the private geisha experience for your group. The private experience is for your group only (others cannot join this experience). Maximum number of people for the private experience is 30 people. The private event will be from 3:30 to 5 PM.
    • Add-on 6-Hour Private Tokyo Tour: At check-out, you can add-on the 6-hour Private Tour in Tokyo. It will include an English-speaking guide. This tour can be conducted before the Geisha event from 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM or 1:30pm to 7:30pm . Public transportation costs are included. Admission fee or other optional activity fees for guests and tour guides are not included.
    • Add-on 4-Hour Private Tokyo Tour: At check-out, you can add-on the 4-hour Private Tour in Tokyo. It will include an English-speaking guide. This tour can be conducted before the Geisha event from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM or 2:30pm to 6:30pm . Public transportation costs are included. Admission fee or other optional activity fees for guests and tour guides are not included.
    • Most travelers can participate
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    If you want to learn more about geisha first hand from a geisha, this is a MUST TRY!!! Will definitely recommend 😁
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    This was very informative, interesting, and also fun! The geisha and her assistant were very nice and so polite. They answered any question people asked. They taught us what each dance movement meant and when the songs were typically sung and danced to. We learned about the
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    The games were fun and it was interesting and informative. A really good range of activities. Everyone was great to interact with. A very relaxing environment.
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    Worth it! Great experience, great memories. Very welcoming and very helpful. You can experience alone or in a group, doesn’t matter. 😁😁
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    It was an amazing cultural experience. The dances and artistry was fantastic, and the games and activities were really fun.
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    Leicester, United Kingdom
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    Tickets received as promised
    Japan awaits delivered the tickets as promised, and even earlier than I thought they would. Great service and I
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    Awesome experience
    If you want to learn more about geisha first hand from a geisha, this is a MUST TRY!!! Will definitely recommend 😁
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    gogaterz
    Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania
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    Nice and Fun Experience
    This was very informative, interesting, and also fun! The geisha and her assistant were very nice and so polite.
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    Kcwoods1
    10
    Fun and educational geisha experience
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    NittyL89
    Selden, New York
    20
    Great Experience
    Worth it! Great experience, great memories. Very welcoming and very helpful. You can experience alone or in a
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    10
    Fantastic!
    It was an amazing cultural experience. The dances and artistry was fantastic, and the games and activities were
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    W6965BIfelipem
    10
    Great experience
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    180karino
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    Great learning with the lovely Geisha!
    Had a lovely and relaxed evening with Yu Ki Mi and our guide. Both were friendly, patient, and eager to give us a
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    Snow Monkey Resort, Toddler-Style
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    Sharpebalth
    Holywood, United Kingdom
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    Interesting, if slightly eccentric, tour.
    An interesting tour through two museums that don't particularly cater to non-Japanese speakers. Which made having
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    Totally worth it!
    This was an excellent experience. Mack was very knowledgeable and spoke very good English. I'm a big whiskey fan
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    Canberra, Australia
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    Exactly what we wanted.
    This company took all the stress out of scrambling to get tickets for the Ghibli Museum. They were able to secure
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    486jiec
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    Interesting experience
    It was an interesting experience, learned a lot about Geisha, but could have more performance than games
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