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Toei Streetcar(Toden) Arakawa Line(Tokyo Sakura Tram)

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A relaxing trip

Although I have been to Tokyo several times in the past and know reasonably well the city, I never... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2018
Pumbainjapan
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Hong Kong, China
Tokyo Sakura Tram

The Toden-Arakawa Line is a streetcar operation in Tokyo suburban area , operated by the Tokyo... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
Joy_Sinha
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

Although I have been to Tokyo several times in the past and know reasonably well the city, I never realized before that Tokyo had a a tram. I am currently living for a couple of months close to Mukohara and doing some work at Waseda....More

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Reviewed 30 June 2018

The Toden-Arakawa Line is a streetcar operation in Tokyo suburban area , operated by the Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation (TOEI). It operates on a 13 KM stretch between Minowabashi station and Waseda Station (close by Waseda University). There are 30 stations along the line....More

1  Thank Joy_Sinha
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We rented a house in Arakawa and one day jumped on the streetcar and went to the nearby amusement park. We were lucky to get on one of the old fashioned cars which was a treat. It was fun to ride down the middle of...More

Thank RJDev
Reviewed 23 March 2018

The tram ride was fantastic and showed a quieter side to busy Tokyo. Just a word of warning, though -- we caught the tram from Waseda on a Saturday morning and it was PACKED. Like, jammed-up-against-a-window-with-one-stranger-wedged-in-your-armpit-and-another-one's-elbow-stuck-in-your-eye kind of crowded. So you may want to pick...More

2  Thank Rebecca L
Reviewed 18 February 2018

What a great experience this was! Seeing people going about their business as usual, hopping on and off the tram. It took us to places that are off the usual tourist trail and well worth the trip. We picked the coldest day Tokyo had experienced...More

2  Thank slowjocrow
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Get a one day pass where you can hope on and off the tram. The pass will cost 400yen. You can buy it from the driver when you get onto the tram. Check the website for details and decide which stops you want to alight....More

3  Thank Belle N
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We had a great time on the streetcar hoping on and off and checking out a variety of different areas. There were no other foreign tourists on the streetcar when we were on it so we really felt that we were riding local transport and...More

3  Thank Susanlam2015
Reviewed 4 January 2018

This is small little tram that used by local people to travel. While you can see lots of people in the train station, subway, there are many local people that using this service. The tram might get crowded at some time. Good is that you...More

1  Thank AhJian
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I have had the opportunity to live in Tokyo three different times: as an Expat's kid, as poor student and as young professional. I took my daughter to Tokyo and we rode the Toei Toden Arakawa Line. It was truly a journey back in time....More

4  Thank Rita C
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Great for those who want to discover a quiet Tokyo. Not in Sakura blossom or Autumn, but people's daily lives in the hot summer here remind me of my childhood. With 400 yens, you can buy one-day ticket and be able to check-in and check-out...More

1  Thank Travel372459
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