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Gaijin Tours

51 reviews
Shinjuku, Japan
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Welcome to all those interested in learning more about real, deep Japan. Gaijin Tours is dedicated to providing exclusive programs offer you "real Japan" experiences that will make your trip special and memorable!
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No trip to Tokyo is complete without experiencing its rich nightlife. This walking tour throws you deep into the heart of late night Shinjuku! This unique tour aims to deliver a genuine Japanese experience by giving you the opportunity to rub shoulders with the locals in a few carefully selected bars where the friendly owners and regulars personally know me and love socializing with newcomers. We will also visit Piss Alley, but don't worry, its days as a spot for people to relieve themselves has long gone - instead it houses a series of small shops. Shinjuku at night might seem a little intimidating and confusing to explore on your own, however accompanied with me, learn some interesting facts and will be guaranteed to have a night to remember.
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Reviewed May 18, 2019

I am so glad I found Satoko to be our guide on our very first day in Tokyo. We were given the best lesson in using the subway and train system and much needed advice on exactly what type of tickets we would need for...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 22, 2019

When you are in Tokyo for the first time, it can be helpful to first take a guide to find your way into the city. Our choice a lot on Satoko Uetsuki and we have not been disappointed. Even before our trip, Satoko asked us...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 20, 2019

Of all the tour guides we worked with during our month-long trip to several countries, Satoko was absolutely our favorite. We began the tour with lunch in a restaurant known only to locals (and where English was not spoken) where we got to know each...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 17, 2019 via mobile

Satoko guided my wife and I around Tokyo and showed us so many unique and interesting places that we could never have found alone. Her knowledge of Japanese history and culture meant we gained a real insight into this amazing country. Unlike many guides, Satoko...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 4, 2019

Our family of 4, including our 18 and 20 year old sons had the pleasure of having Satoko as our personal guide on 2 tours when we were in Tokyo recently. Satoko is very welcoming and nothing is too much trouble. We would have covered...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 7, 2019

We were keen to see as much as possible on our short trip to Tokyo and Satoko excelled at this. We had a fabulous day full of laughter. Satoko is an excellent, knowledgable and funny guide. We loved our day out seeing so many fabulous...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 1, 2019

Haruka was very professional throughout the tour of tsukiji market. She provided detailed explanation of how certain foods were used in various Japanese customs which made the tour much more interesting! She also pointed out many small details I would've missed otherwise!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 10, 2018

As this was a special place for me I wanted to ensure we had a one on one tour guide. After much reading ad research we chose Satoko. From the moment she met us promptly in our hotel with a big smile on her face...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

Satoko is an amazing guide. She was very prompt in replying to my enquiry and sent me a clear itinerary via email explaining what we could expect during the day. Her knowledge of Asakusa and the surrounding district was impeccable and her passion for Japanese...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

This tour service gave me an amazing and unforgettable experience in Tokyo. I got to see everything from Kabukicho's nightlife to the cutest parts of Harajuku across multiple tours. Satoko is very knowledgeable and answered my questions about Japan's history and modern Japanese culture in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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