Asakusa, Tokyo's #1 Family Food Tour

Magpie ID: DIMYQO
Location: Tokyo
Category: Tours & Sightseeing
Duration: 3.0 hours
Trip difficulty:
Max Group Size: 10
Currency: JPY
Language: English
TimeZone: Asia/Tokyo
Highlights Experience an afternoon of great food and tradition in one of Tokyo’s must-see districts, Asakusa
Enjoy an authentic Japanese lunch, with regional options from the south of Japan.
Hear the stories of the area as you explore the side streets and alleyways
Experience different regional flavors from all over Japan including Japanese plums, pickles, rice crackers, tea and more (subject to change based on the season).
Have a taste of melon pan, A local dessert and one of Japan’s best kept secrets.
Description
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.

Commentary English: Audio
Included 5 Food Stops including lunch
Regional Food Tastings and street food
Dessert included
One drink included
Local English speaking guide
Excluded Gratuities
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Transportation costs
Additional drinks or food
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Additional Information
Not wheelchair accessible, Children must be accompanied by an adult. Passport information copy is required for kids 10 and above., Family-friendly , Same-day Booking available, Changes to tours and spots we visit may occur due to schedules of restaurants, public holidays, weather conditions and other unforeseen circumstances. Applicable substitutions will be made in this case., Vegetarian, Pescetarian friendly
Health
Showing your voucher on your phone will be enough, and it is not necessary to print anything. 
Health Items Face masks required for travelers in public areas, Face masks required for guides in public areas, Face masks provided for travelers, Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff, Social distancing enforced throughout experience, Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas, Gear/equipment sanitized between use, Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized, Guides required to regularly wash hands, Regular temperature checks for staff, Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival, Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons

Operating Info

Booking Cut-off 1 days
Minimum 2 guests per booking
Maximum 10 guests per booking
Valid Only on date on reservation

Locations

Type: Starts location
Lat & Long: 35.7106662, 139.7965591
Address: 2-18-9 Kaminarimon, Taito City, Tokyo, 111-0034, JP
Notes: Meet up point: In front of the Asakusa Culture and Tourism Center (浅草文化観光センター) Access: Asakusa Staion Ginza Line &Asakusa Line - A4 Exit Tsukuba Express - A1 Exit
End Location Address Taito City, Tokyo, 111-0032
Start Location Notes 2-18-9 Kaminarimon, Taito City, Tokyo, 111-0034, JP
Type: Ends location
Lat & Long: 35.7147651, 139.7966553
Address: Taito City, Tokyo, 111-0032
Notes:
End Location Address Taito City, Tokyo, 111-0032
Start Location Notes 2-18-9 Kaminarimon, Taito City, Tokyo, 111-0034, JP

Cancellation

Cancellation Policy: standard
Cancellation Cut-off: 7 days
Cancellation Notes: 7+ days before tour’s date: full refund of tour fees minus any processing fees. 4 to 6 days before the original tour date: 50% refund of tour fees minus any processing fees. 72 hours or less prior to tour: no refund Arigato Japan is not responsible for cancellation conditions or fees imposed by a third-party tour agency or any other company through which service was booked.

Pricing

GROUP TOUR RETAIL PRICE NET RATE
Adult 13-80 years ¥19,200 Available on request
Child 3-12 years ¥9,600 Available on request

Options

Option Name Group Tour
Option Description Time/Days offered: 5 Days a Week, Starting at 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Monday to Friday

Other Information

Voucher Info

• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
• A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
• Dress code is casual, please wear appropriate shoes for walking  
• Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
• Please be there 10-15 minutes before the scheduled departure time. We have a strict policy about starting our tours on the scheduled time. If you are not able to arrive at the meeting point by the departure time, the tour will start regardless and no refund will be provided. We are also unable to accommodate meeting up in any of the food stops once you've missed the start of the tour.

Confirmation necessary? No