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Tokyo: Hayao Miyazaki Films and Ghibli Museum Tour

Product ID: 300667
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Immerse yourself in all things Ghibli for a day by exploring the places deemed as Hayao Miyazaki’s inspiration. Be prepared to explore an open-air architectural museum, enjoy a luscious Ghibli-inspired cream puff, and visit the Ghibli Museum.
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Duration: 7 hours
Starting time 11:00 AM
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  • Tour the architectural sites that sparked Hayao Miyazaki’s imagination
  • Receive a delicious Totoro-shaped cream puff
  • Enjoy the magical Studio Ghibli Museum
Full description
After meeting your guide at the north exit of the JR Musashi-Koganei Station, you'll take a local bus to the Edo-Tokyo Open Air Museum. There your guide will provide you with an explanation of the museum and how it inspired Hayao Miyazaki for his films.

Together with your guide you will explore the grounds of Edo-Tokyo Open Air Museum, following which you will take another local bus to JR the Musashi-Koganei Station before taking a train to JR Kichijoji Station. Once departing the train, you will be taken to visit a local pastry shop to receive your delicious Totoro cream puff.  

Later, explore the area of Kichijoji and Inokashira Park with your guide before entering the Studio Ghibli Museum. Your guide will escort you to the Ghibli Museum entrance, however will not be entering the museum with you.
  • Guide's services
  • Entrance fees (Edo-Tokyo Open-Air Architectural Museum, Studio Ghibli Museum)
  • Totoro-shaped cream puff
What’s Not Included
  • Transportation before, during, and after the tour

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Meeting point

The meeting spot is at the North Exit of Musashi Koganei Station, in front of the Japanese restaurant called "nonowa Musashi-Koganei EAST". Once you exit the station, the meeting spot is on your left-hand side.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Know before you go
Due to ongoing COVID-19 virus preventative measures, the Studio Ghibli Museum is currently closed until further notice and will not be visited during the tour.
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Japan Travel KK

Product ID: 300667