Learn the history of the area while trying local street food, snacks, sweets and having a local seasonal lunch! Every guide book and checklist will tell you that the Asakusa area is a “Must See!” but we know you want to get off the beaten path and discover hidden spots and tasty treats that most tourists will never find.
You will begin your tour with a special overview of this district. Explore Namise street, try a famous Japanese snack in a historical place, and learn about how pilgrims and tourists have been coming to this area for more than 1000 years. Have a seasonal lunch and learn about food customs. You'll also get some interesting tips that you can use throughout your time in Japan!
Head over to a dessert shop to enjoy a Matcha (green tea) experience in a cozy and traditional atmosphere. Your guide will share with you some hidden secrets of Sensoji temple and will help you to make delicious memories! This is our most popular Family-Friendly tour in Tokyo.
Start your walking tour at 11:00am when you meet your guide and small-group at Asakusa Tourist Information Center. Explore the streets of this historical area and see the beauty from a local's perspective.
As your venture through one of Tokyo's must-see districts, you will taste foods from different regions of Japan including Japanese plums, pickles, rice crackers, and tea (these are subject to change based on the season). Be sure to have a taste of melon bread, one of Japan's best kept secrets.
As you travel the sides streets and alleyways you will hear stories of the area and experience an authentic Japanese lunch, with sashimi option fresh from Tsukiji market.
Finally, you will top off your food fest with genuine matcha from Kyoto where your guide will explain select details of the Japanese tea ceremony.
The tour concludes at 2pm at Kaminarimon Lantern.