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Both tours were charming!

On September 1 & 2nd 2018 we joined two different groups of tour guides. Saturday was the Imperial... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
trutraveler_11
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San Diego, CA
Great experience!

I highly recommend this free tour to visit the gardens of the imperial palace. Our guides, Nori... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Charlotte A
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Visit the East Gardens of the Imperial Palace, going back 400 years in time to the days of the Shogun! We are 100% volunteer group based in Tokyo, providing organized English walking tour. Are you interested Japanese culture? Are you searching for...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1 Maruniuchi | Meeting at Central Marunouchi gate of JR Tokyo Station, Chiyoda 100-0005, Tokyo Prefecture
Ginza / Tokyo Nihonbashi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On September 1 & 2nd 2018 we joined two different groups of tour guides. Saturday was the Imperial gardens and area tour that starts from the tokyo rail station. Sunday was Meiji Shrine and Harajuku. They go in rain. They speak English. The groups were...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend this free tour to visit the gardens of the imperial palace. Our guides, Nori, Chino and Yumi, were so interesting, knowledgable, kind, good conversationalists, and generous with their time and energy. We were only three people and we had three guides for...More

1  Thank Charlotte A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Must join this tour if you are in Tokyo! They provide free tours of the Imperial Garden , Asakusa Shrine and the Meiji Shrine. The volunteer tour guides are very friendly and provide lots of interesting information of the sites visited. They also make it...More

Thank julia t
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

We loved our tour, thank you Yoshi! (Sorry if I’ve misspelled your name) we enjoyed our tour and learned so much we otherwise would have never known about. Highly recommend

Thank Orlando W
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Great. Team of guides ( I think the female was Nori , don’t recall the name of the male ) - but both Very educative , very attentive and very informative. Highly recommended Thanks for your dedication !

1  Thank kiki O
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

I did the Sunday night tour around Shinjuku area. Hiroshi was a great tour guide and provided a lot of very interesting information about modern Japanese drinking, dating, and late night culture. We saw many parts of the busy area that I probably would not...More

Thank Garrett M
Reviewed July 19, 2018

The tour was informative and the guide was personable and spoke English well. It took about 2 hours and showed you two very different aspects of Tokyo within walking distance of each other - a beautiful shrine and an over-the-top shopping area (with cat cafes!)....More

Thank jason Z
Reviewed June 30, 2018

Thank you to Kono San and Masao San for a lovely afternoon in the Imperial Gardens. Both gentlemen were informative and humorous with so much information to share about the history of Gardens and Japan in general. It was a very hot day (31c) and...More

Thank fabank
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

I wanna thank Kayoko san for accepting my tour on a day they usually don’t have tours to East gardens of Imperial palace. I contacted Tokyo free walking tour in chance there is possibility to held one tour on Thursday. Even though it was short...More

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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

We had a great tour and learnt a lot about the area. Our guides (Sato and Nissy) were both very knowledgeable and friendly. Thank you for a great tour! It's the best one we did in Japan.

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Kisse
July 25, 2018|
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Response from Phương Thanh H | Reviewed this property |
Hi Kisse, here are links for Kyoto and Osaka free walking tour for your reference. h t t p : // w w w . o s a k a f r e e w a l k i n g t o u r . c o m/ h t t p : // w w w . k y o t o f r e e w a l k i n g t o u r. c o... More
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July 25, 2018|
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Hi Kisse, here is their website for your reference: https://tfwt.jp It's not allowed to include website links in the answer so I had to made some spaces between the texts, so kindly remove the space when you want to load the... More
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Response from Dazzagordi | Reviewed this property |
Hi. As far as I know they do. Kyoto we did during the week and Tokyo we did on a Sunday. Email the operators and they will be able to confirm.
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