Tokyo Spring Daytime (Cherry Blossom) Food Tour

Location: Tokyo
Category: Tours & Sightseeing
Duration: 2.5 hours
Trip difficulty: Easy
Max Group Size: 10
Currency: JPY
Language: English
TimeZone: Asia/Tokyo
Highlights 2.5 hours in the back streets in Yanaka with an old town ambiance of Tokyo from past decades
Try local snacks and a sake tasting (other beverages also available)
Experience a real Hanami stroll with our local guide, plenty of time and tips for taking great cherry blossom photos.
Browse the local shops along the way.
SPECIAL LIMITED SEASONAL TOUR Stroll the streets of this historic area and experience true Hanami with a local expert.

Taste local treats and beverages, explore the artistic history of Yanaka, and finish up with your own hanami stroll and foodie experience- under gorgeous blossom lined streets.

Sakura season is short, about one month from the first tiny buds to the finish of the season with the peak being about two weeks. It is impossible to predict exact dates each year but we will be offering this limited edition tour in the time period most famous for Hanami time. With our guide, learn about the history of the area, the meaning and reason behind the sakura season, and taste local specialties that are bound to be pleasing to the eye and to the palate. We will try local snacks. and enjoy a special Hanami, seasonal bento.

Yanaka neighborhood is famous for more than 100 temples and shrines which give this place a special spirit.

Commentary English: Audio
Included Tea, sake, other beverage tasting included
Special Hanami Bento (Japanese lunch box) and local snacks and sweets
Shopping time
Local English - speaking guide
Excluded Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option not selected)
Transportation costs
Additional drinks or food (not included but possible to purchase at guest’s expense)
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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 , Minimum drinking age is 21 years, For solo travelers, please email us, 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
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


Type: Starts location
Lat & Long: 35.7276696, 139.7689524
Address: Yanaka, 7 Chome−20−6 谷中ホームズ, Taito City, Tokyo, 110-0001, JP
Notes: Meet up point: The front of Coffee Room Renoir Nippori 喫茶室ルノアール 日暮里谷中店 Access: Nippori Station on the JR Yamanote train Exit from the North gate to the West exit
End Location Address Arakawa City, Tokyo, 116-0013
Start Location Notes Yanaka, 7 Chome−20−6 谷中ホームズ, Taito City, Tokyo, 110-0001, JP
Type: Ends location
Lat & Long: 35.7281578, 139.7706414
Address: Arakawa City, Tokyo, 116-0013
End Location Address Arakawa City, Tokyo, 116-0013
Start Location Notes Yanaka, 7 Chome−20−6 谷中ホームズ, Taito City, Tokyo, 110-0001, JP


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 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 third-party tour agency or any other company through which a service was booked.


Adult 13-80 years ¥18,000 Available on request
Child 3-12 years ¥9,000 Available on request


Option Name Group Tour
Option Description Time/Days offered: Available During Spring time (no available dates yet for 2021) 5 days a week, starting at 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday to Friday

Other Information

Voucher Info

• Please be at the departure point 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.
• Comfortable walking shoes are recommended

Confirmation necessary? No