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  3. Akihabara

Tokyo: Akihabara Anime & Manga Culture Guided Tour

Product ID: 62869
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Explore Tokyo's center of anime and manga culture with a knowledgeable guide on a unique 2.5-hour sightseeing tour of the vibrant Akihabara district. Learn more about popular culture in Japan, and then go to a maid café.
About this activity
Duration 2.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, Catalan, English, French, Japanese
Wheelchair accessible
Cancellation policy
Cancel up to 7 days in advance for a 30% refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore Akihabara with a guide dressed in a maid costume
  • Go to a maid café for lunch and a drink
  • Learn about Japan's fan (otaku) culture
Full description
Get your own personal guide to show you around the lively Akihabara district of Tokyo, and explore the heart of the city's anime, manga, and games culture. Learn about Japan's unique cultural history as you marvel at all the electronics stores.

Then, head to a cosplay cafe where all the staff dress in maid costumes and partake of some fun role play. Enjoy lunch and a drink as you chat about life in the city with your guide, who will also be dressed in a maid's outfit for your entertainment. Get unforgettable explanations about Akihabara and hear stories that you wouldn't find in the guidebooks.
Includes
  • Guide (all guides speak English, Japanese, and Chinese)
What’s Not Included
  • Transportation
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Lunch and drink
  • Entrance fee to the Maid Cafe

When you get there

Meeting point

Akihabara Tourist Information Center 1-13, Kanda-sakuma-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Next to the JR Akihabara station, central exit.

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Know before you go
• Bring a minimum of 1,500 Yen for the Maid Cafe on group tours. The entrance fee and food and drinks is included on the private option
• Vegetarian meals are not available
• A minimum of 2 people is required for the small group tour to run. Single travelers may be advised to take a private tour if the minimum number is not reached