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Tokyo Tower, Tea Ceremony and Sumida River Cruise Day Tour

Highlights
  • Hassle-free day trip with entrance fees and lunch included
  • See the oldest Buddhist temple in Tokyo—Asakusa Kannon Temple
  • View Japan from an impressive vantage point on a Sumida River Cruise
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Tokyo Tower, Tea Ceremony and Sumida River Cruise Day Tour
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Tokyo Tower, Tea Ceremony and
Tokyo Tower, Tea Ceremony and Sumida River Cruise Day Tour
From USD 108.14
Overview

This is the ultimate whistle-stop day tour around Tokyo and an ideal choice for visitors with limited time in Japan's capital. Skip the lines and see panoramic views of Tokyo’s skyline from Tokyo Tower then learn about Japanese traditions during a tea ceremony. Enjoy lunch, visit Japanese Capitol and Niju-bashi Bridge, and end the day with a Sumida River cruise on this hassle-free option. 

What to Expect

The day begins with a pickup from select Tokyo hotels or a designated meeting point. The first stop, Tokyo Tower, gives you the best views of Tokyo’s skyline. If you want to delve into Japan’s historic traditions, you’ll be a part of a traditional tea ceremony and afterwards, there's a chance to visit a Japanese garden full of bonsai trees and remnants from the Edo period.

After lunch, you'll visit Tokyo’s Parliament building and the Imperial Palace. Your guide tells you about Japan’s past and all its historical figures and architecture. After seeing Niju-bashi Bridge, you’ll head to Hinode Pier for a river cruise under 12 bridges. The Nakamise streets are a great place to buy handicrafts and you’ll also visit Senso-ji—Tokyo’s oldest Buddhist temple. The day ends with a visit to the shopping area of Ginza and Tokyo station.

Reviews (469)
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Reviewed 1 week ago
After a lot of research we are so happy we chose this tour!

We had a short amount of time in Tokyo and there are a lot of tours to chose from. After a lot of research and reading reviews we are so happy we chose this tour. Our tour guide was Yuko and she was great! My...More

Thank ChantalChiforean
Reviewed 7 August 2018
Good overview

Very well organized full day tour to the hot spots. Junko, our guide was keen to provide us with lots of detail information. Food was amazing.

Thank Anita B
Reviewed 14 July 2018
A great overview of Tokyo from high, tradition and the water.

Sunrise Tours do it well, excellent hosts, clean buses, knowledge of the facts and without lots of stress. The take your shoes off tea ceremony is not for everyone but you need to experience it once. The harbour river cruise gives you some other perspectives...More

Thank magicbola
Reviewed 4 June 2018
Entertaining and informative!

I really liked this tour of Tokyo. I felt that I got a nice summary of some of the city's historical sites and the tour guide (Atsushi-san) was very entertaining and knowledgeable about a variety of topics in Japanese culture and history. It was especially...More

Thank Conner B
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile
Wonderful time

It was an excellent trip. Everything was organized very well. Our guide Ms. Grace ( TAKAKO san) was really graceful. She told us a lot about the Japanese culture and lifestyle. Our tour started from the bus station. We then went to Tokyo tower. It...More

1  Thank RanjiniG9
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Freda17
14 November 2018|
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Response from magicbola | Reviewed this property |
I think sunrise tours runs all year round and that this would be a regular one - checked their website and they have tours for 2019 and JTB has offices in Australia phone 1300739330.
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Avis M
31 October 2018|
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Response from magicbola | Reviewed this property |
yes they have english speaking guides and they are very good
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jyoths
20 October 2018|
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Response from magicbola | Reviewed this property |
from memory you can take up to 3 hours to see the temple - some temples are bigger and need more time it depends on what you are interested in
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