8. Tokyo: Full-Day Sightseeing Bus Tour
Discover 18 Tokyo must-see places and activities on the deluxe coach in 1day. On this tour, be taken to the most famous places in Tokyo such as Meiji Shrine, Asakusa, and Imperial Palace. Enjoy popular activities such as going up to the 350-meter observatory at the Tokyo Sky Tree, drinking matcha, and even Tokyo Bay Cruise.
Start the tour from the center of Tokyo, Shinjuku (Love statue). A comfortable air-conditioned coach will pass by Kabukicho, which is a popular Japanese pub hopping area.
The bus will first take you to “Meiji Jingu Shinto Shrine”, one of the most famous Shinto shrines in Japan. It was made for the emperor Meiji and it is surrounded by beautiful forest that you will forget that you are actually in the middle of Tokyo.
Pass by Harajuku, Omotesando shopping district and National Diet Building which is the Japanese parliament house with beautiful Symmetrical building built in 1936.
Stop at Imperial Palace where the current residence of the Imperial family, also it is the site of Edo Castle, a castle in Tokyo. We will visit either the East Garden (traditional Japanese Gardens) or the Niju-bashi Bridge (historical Japanese structure) in the Outer Garden,
After learning about the history of Japan, the bus will drive through Akihabara, Ueno, and Kappa-Bashi market street where you can see lots of kitchen items such as Japanese dishes, knives and very real looking food replicas.
And then it is time to explore Asakusa. One of the most famous sightseeing spots in Tokyo.
Shop at Nakamise avenue and don’t forget to take photos at Kaminari-mon Gate, that iconic red lantern.
At Asakusa, the tour offers 2 unique Japanese experiences.
Authentic Uji Match experience
Enjoy the “Not Bitter Matcha Green Tea” known as “Premium Matcha” which uses “Ichibancha” (first flush) from Uji, Kyoto.
There are also options of Sweet Matcha Gelato or Matcha Beer.
“IZAKAYA” Japanese Pub Lunch experience (If lunch selected)
Experience eating “KARAAGE” (Japanese Fried Chicken JFC) and “TOFU” set meals, which are the most common national dishes for Japanese people!
Tofu here only uses locally produced soybeans, and it is made at the store every day.
*When booking, please indicate the number of customers requesting vegetarian meals or gluten-free meals.
*Muslim-friendly meals, Allergy-friendly meals, lactose-free meals, etc. are not available. Please book the tour without lunch.
The tour led you to Tokyo Sky Tree & Sora-machi shopping mall.
It is the tallest broadcasting tower in the world! Benefit from Skip-the-Line admission to go up “Tembo Deck” observatory!
Stop at Odaiba (Tokyo Bay Side area) and get ready for the last activity which is Tokyo Bay Cruising! Enjoy the cruise going under the gorgeous Rainbow bridge and gaze at the skyscrapers of Tokyo.
After the nice refreshing cruise, the bus will pass by Tokyo Tower, Roppongi, and Olympic Stadium, and return to Shinjuku station.