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Tokyo: West-Side Street Food Tour

Product ID: 202981
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Dive headfirst into the eclectic local neighborhoods of Tokyo on a 2-hour walking and street food tour. Gain the insider knowledge of an experienced local guide as you explore the urban landscapes and enticing neighborhood cuisine.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Experience a 2-hour all inclusive street food tour of eclectic neighborhoods
  • Sample 5 popular street food eats from local vendors and markets
  • Gain a new appreciation for local flavours and Japanese eating etiquette
  • Enjoy an eye-opening introduction to 2 vibrant areas of Tokyo
Full description
Loosen your belt buckle and join a passionate local guide on a 'no fuss' walking and street food adventure in the inner-suburbs of West Tokyo. Delve into the eclectic neighborhoods of Nakano and Koenji, as you stop by popular haunts to grab a bite to eat in these buzzing local eating, drinking, and entertainment hubs.

Take joy in sampling a wide array of popular eats from local vendors, independent markets and Japanese franchises as you wind your way through the rustic streets and never-ending 'shotengai'. Explore the urban landscapes, dingy backstreets, neighborhood attractions and mouthwatering cuisine that gives these culturally rich enclaves their distinctive character.

Leave content, with a new appreciation for local flavors, Japanese eating etiquette, and an eye-opening introduction to 2 captivating Tokyo neighborhoods.
Includes
  • 5 popular street food eats
  • 1 bottled drink
  • Public transportation fee from Nakano to Koenji
  • Local English-speaking guide
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

The experience begins at Nakano Station on the JR Train Network. Nakano Station is a moderately busy suburban station, 5 minutes travel from Shinjuku Station or 16 minutes travel from Shibuya Station. You'll have no difficulty finding the guide, waiting directly outside the north ticket gates, 5 minutes before the start of the experience. The guide will be wearing a distinctive orange, white, and green ‘Patagonia’ baseball cap, please go over and say hello. This experience departs on time, please don’t be late.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Not allowed
  • Baby strollers
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• This is a no-fuss walking and food experience with an emphasis on socialising, exploration, and local discovery
• Your day out will by no means be a refined dining experience. You will constantly be on the move and eating on your feet. Prepare to walk and get your hands dirty
• Please be understanding that this experience visits typical local eateries and does not cater to personal tastes, dietary requirements, and food allergies
• Feel free to eat as much as you wish
• Please appreciate that you have chosen an outdoor activity that may be impacted by the weather. If you encounter a rainy day, the walk generally proceeds as planned
• This experience departs on time please don't be late
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.9 / 5
based on 14 reviews
Review summary
Service
5.0/5
Organization
5.0/5
Value for money
4.7/5
Safety
5.0/5

Organized by

DIG Tokyo Tours

Product ID: 202981