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Private Charter to Mt.Fuji, Gotemba Outlets and Riding Pirate Ship of Hakone!

• This charter plan suits for group tour of families and friends. We offer hotel pick up and drop off ( for hotel within Tokyo and Chiba area) as per guests' requirement. • To visit iconic sightseeings in Mt. Fuji area, including Fuji Subaru Line, Mt. Fuji 5th Station (with the power spot Mt. Fuji Komitake Shrine), Gotemba Premium Outlets and Lake Ashi. • Make a breezy experience by taking the lavishly decorated Pirate Ship and tour on glistening Lake Ashi with greenery around. Here an inverted image of Mt. Fuji could be viewed which is one of the most stunning angles of Mt. Fuji! • Lunch is served with all-you-can-eat chicken or pork Shabu-shabu! Buffet menu also includes rice, salad, udon, curry and dessert etc.! Please feel free to take your choice at drink bar too.• Shop at Gotemba Premium Outlets with 5~15% discount ticket.• All fees are included in this tour price.
  • Duration: 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$906.00 USD
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Experience Old and Nostalgic Tokyo: Yanaka Walking Tour

Step back in time to ancient Tokyo during this 3.5-hour exploration of the city’s historic Yanaka district. Discover a different side of the sprawling Japanese capital that dates back to its Edo period of the 16th through 19th centuries, admiring the area’s charming mix of temples, springtime cherry blossoms and timeless ‘reien’ (cemetery). A included guide will accompany you on your visit, providing additional details about Japanese history and local culture.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.00 USD
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Private Charter to Mt.Fuji 5th Station, Oshino Hakkai& Lake Ashi! All Included!

• This charter plan suits for group tour of families and friends. We offer hotel pick up and drop off ( for hotel within Tokyo and Chiba area) as per guests' requirement. • To visit iconic sightseeings in Mt. Fuji area, including Fuji Subaru Line, Mt. Fuji 5th Station (with the power spot Mt. Fuji Komitake Shrine), Oshino Hakkai and Lake Ashi. • Make a breezy experience by taking the lavishly decorated Pirate Ship and tour on glistening Lake Ashi with greenery around. Here an inverted image of Mt. Fuji could be viewed which is one of the most stunning angles of Mt. Fuji! • Enjoy Yamanashi Prefecture local cuisine "hoto noodles" meal set as Lunch. Mt. Fuji can also be overlooked in the restaurant while having lunch.• All fees are included in this tour price.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$906.00 USD
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Hakone to Tokyo from Port Yokohama for Cruise Passengers

You have a few hours to spend on the day and would like to visit Hakone to see Mt. Would you like to experience a short ride on Shinkansen (bullet train)? ICURO Tour will give you a solution.You are going to Shin-Yokohama station by taxi, ride on Shinkansen to Odawara, have a few hour taxi drive in Hakone, take Shinkansen to Tokyo (or nearest station to your hotel) and arrive safely at your hotel.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$347.00 USD
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1Day Private Charter,Mt.Fuji and Hakone 2 Hottest Spots,To/From Odawara Station

We offer you two uniquenesses in this tour.Firstly, this tour is planned almost exclusive for tourists with JR Pass or those who stay in Kanagawa Prefecture. Because you can use JR Pass from Tokyo to Odawara (RT) by way of bullet train. It cost far less than any other ways. And the cost of this tour itself is far less than that of from/to Tokyo plan. Secondly, this tour is unique in a point that professional tour guide and professional driver are same man. He plays double role during the tour, which makes the tour economical. And customers can visit two hottest sightseeing spots at a day. This is an exclusive tour with our chartered vehicle. which varies several types depending on the number of your group. 2pax---suitable type is sedan, which belongs to luxury type.3-5pax —suitable type is minivan, which has high top roof and spacious space. 6-9pax — we can provide your group with mini bus type, which is economical. You don’t have to hurry what if you are late for a time.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$647.00 USD
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Kyoto Rail Tour by Bullet Train from Tokyo

See the highlights of Kyoto on a full-day tour from Tokyo. Learn about the history of the region from your guide as you visit top attractions including Mt Fuji, Fushimi Inari Taisha, Sanjusangen-do Hall, and Kioyomizu-dera Temple. Enjoy a delicious lunch in Kyoto, and take a round-trip ride on the super-speed bullet train.
  • Duration: 12 hours 30 minutes
  • Duration: 12 hours 30 minutes
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$300.00 USD
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Tokyo Imperial Palace Highlights Tour with National Licensed Guide

​With a National Licensed and Experienced English speaking guide, this short trip is a fantastic and great value way of experiencing Tokyo Imperial Palace!Hi I'm Yuji here to help you discover new things, places and experiences in Tokyo Imperial Palace. Tokyo Imperial Palace has a lot of stories to tell that will connect you to the Japan's history and culture. With a licensed and experienced English speaking guide, you can see Japan's background that is off-limits to ordinary tourists after the tour.We will meet at Otemon gate to explore The East Garden of Tokyo Imperial Palace. The East Garden is situated in the eastern area of the Imperial Palace where the innermost section of old Edo Castle was located. There are lots of historic relics you can feel the atmosphere of Edo Period with, and beautiful natural surroundings.This short trip is a fantastic and great value way of experiencing Japan. Going back 400 years in time to the days of the Shogun right in the center of Tokyo!
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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Meiji Jingu Shrine Highlights Tour with National Licensed Guide

With a National Licensed and Experienced English speaking guide, you can see Japan's background that is off-limits to ordinary tourists after the tour. This short trip is a fantastic and great value way of experiencing Meiji Jingu Shrine!Hi I'm Yuji here to help you discover new things, places and experiences in Meiji Jingu Shrine. Meiji Jingu Shrine is located in the heart of Tokyo’s metropolitan area and is rich in natural beauty, with over 100,000 trees donated from all over Japan. Meiji Jingu is a Shinto shrine, so you can learn about the Shinto religion and learn how to respectfully visit Japanese shrines. Throughout your visit, you can offer prayers for happiness, success, or healthy relationships.This shrine is known as a “power spot”, or a place with strong spiritual energy, so your wishes may come true!*The certification as a National Licensed Tour Guide by Japanese government requires a good knowledge and a deep understanding of the Japanese culture and history.
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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Watch Morning Practice at a Sumo Stable in Tokyo

Visit a sumo training center in Tokyo to observe the morning practice. Spend approximately two hours watching the sumo wrestlers train and observe the rules and regulations of sumo. It’s a rare chance for visitors to glimpse this exclusive world, and a fascinating window into a Japanese tradition.
  • Duration: 60 to 180 hrs
  • Duration: 60 to 180 hrs
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$79.00 USD
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Ramen Tasting - Mini Bowl Ramen Tour

You’re traveling in Tokyo, and you want to try authentic ramen – but you’re overwhelmed by the choices. Join Tokyo’s first-ever ramen tasting tour, and sample up to 6 mini-bowls of different types of ramen at 3 award-winning ramen shops. Learn about the unique flavors of ramen, from spicy fish to savory pork, and learn about its history and how to eat it like a local.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$102.00 USD
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Nikko Day Trip by Public Transportation

You can enjoy both historic structures and beautiful nature scenery in Nikko Day Trip. You would be able to enjoy the beautiful nature scenery in each season, for example, cherry blossoms in spring, fresh green leaves in summer, turned red and yellow leaves in autumn and white snow in winter.
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$240.00 USD
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Exciting Kamakura - One Day Tour from Tokyo

Kamakura is called “the Kyoto of Eastern Japan”, because it used to be the capital of Japan from 12th to 14th century. It’s the first government by the Shogun, a top of samurai warriors. Kamakura offers numerous temples, shrines and other historical monuments. In this tour, we will visit three famous temples and one shrine.
  • Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes
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$265.00 USD
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Tokyo one day sightseeing with Maru

We can visit some of the most popular tourist destination. As this plan includes historical areas and fashionable districts, you can enjoy not only Japanese historical atmosphere but also trendy sense. I can also arrange the places to visit as you want. Pls let me know where you want to visit or what kind activities you’d like to try! Since I am a certified Japanese language teacher, you can also learn Japanese while drinking coffee or walking.
  • Duration: 4 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$274.00 USD
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Geisha Experience at Chaya in Tokyo

Get acquainted with a real-life geisha during a 1.5-hour cultural experience in Tokyo. An intimate encounter designed for travelers interested in Japanese culture, this tour includes a geisha performance, traditionally featuring songs, dances, and games, and refreshments such as tea and sweets. Learn about the history of the geisha and upgrade to include lunch and unlimited drinks.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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$82.00 USD
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Full-Day Tokyo Walking Tour to Learn about Japanese History and Culture

Get to know Japan’s history and culture during this day-long Tokyo sightseeing tour. You’ll see landmarks such as the Imperial Palace and Hama Rikyu Gardens; discover the shrine-filled neighborhood of Asakusa; and take a Sumida River cruise to admire sights of bridges, the Tokyo Skytree, and the cityscape from the water. A hotel pickup and drop-off service is included, but note that entrance fees are at your own expense.
  • Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$182.00 USD
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Spiritual Temple and Shrine Sakura Tour

!!!Highly SAKURA Alarm on my tour!!! All the locations (2temples/3Shriens) we visit are always with beautiful sakura during Sakura season. Weather news says 3/17-early April in blooming.-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------I can show you superb cool historical temples and shrines if you don't have a plan to go to Kyoto. I'll take you and show of somewhere off the beaten path. The tour will start from my most favorite temple Zojyo-temple. There are big beautiful temple with Tokyo tower in the background. I'll teach you how manners and pray for it. We'll visit 2 temples/3shrines and more. There are really different tastes and fascinated everyone.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$22.00 USD
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Modern Japanese History Tour in Tokyo

In this three-hour small group Modern Japanese History Tour, you’ll be guided by an English-speaking guide as you visit the historic landmarks with relics of the recent WWII.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Duration: 3 hours
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$83.00 USD
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Private Tour - Stroll Around Gotokuji, Absorbing Japanese History & Culture

Beckoning cats, allées and remains in a peaceful neighbourhood. Have you ever come across a maneki neko, or the beckoning cat? A maneki neko is believed to bring luck to its owner. They are placed all over Japan, and are often seen in front of Japanese restaurants outside of Japan, too, but Gotokuji Temple probably has the most in the world! This is because it is said "if you give a maneki neko back to Gotokuji Temple after your wish comes true, more luck will come to you". This Temple is becoming a popular tourist destination for its phenomenal number of maneki neko. You will also be taken to see historic buildings with straw-thatched roofs, a shrine that brings you luck in scholarship, and other historic locations on this tour.
  • Duration: 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$83.00 USD
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Hiroshima and Miyajima Day Tour from Osaka

See the historical highlights of Hiroshima on a comprehensive full-day tour from Osaka, led by a knowledgeable guide. Ride on the super-speed bullet train to Hiroshima then board a boat to the idyllic Miyajima Island, home to the splendid Itsukishima Shrine. Return to Hiroshima to feel emotionally stirred by the magnificent Hirsohima Peace Memorial Park and Museum, in which intriguing exhibitions speak eloquently of the atomic bomb dropped on the city in 1945. Fully immerse yourself in Japan’s fascinating culture during this enriching excursion. Enjoy convenient transportation from a central Osaka location on this tour.
  • Duration: 13 hours
  • Duration: 13 hours
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$356.00 USD
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Best of Edo Japan: Nikko National Park and Edo Wonderland Day Trip from Tokyo

Immerse yourself in the captivating history and rich culture of Nikko on a partially guided full-day tour from Tokyo. Delve into the eventful Tokugawa era during a guided tour of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Nikko Toshogu Shrine, and then venture to the extravagant Edo Wonderland, a colorful enclave in which geishas, samurais and ninjas roam amid period villages. Watch an entertaining theatrical show to catch a glimpse of Japanese culture and enjoy convenient round-trip transportation from Tokyo.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Duration: 12 hours
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$139.00 USD
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History tour in HARAJUKU

Explore Modern and historical area in Harajuku. Let's discover the reason why Harajuku is famous for fashion and unique clothes with visiting main and local shops. At the beginning of this tour, we visit a local shrine and your guide will show you how to worship there. We walk on the street which is actually over the river. You get a chance to have Takoyaki(Octopus balls)on the street. Your informative tour guide will show you how people made this Fashion town and where you can meet KAWAII(cite)people and things.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Tour - History, Art and Nature at the Imperial Palace

Enjoy a tour in the heart of Edo (one of the former names of Tokyo)The Imperial Palace has been located in the center of the great metropolice since the Edo (1603-1868) period. You may have seen photos of its exterior; the moat, bridges, stone walls and gates, but did you know that you could go inside, too? In this tour, you will visit the art gallery with displays of Japanese art and craft, the ruins of the Edo Castle and a beautiful park full of greenery, all within the grounds of the palace. You can also enjoy the views of the contrast between the modern Marunouchi office buildings and the traditional and historic grounds of the Imperial Palace.Learn about the history behind all the locations you visit at the Imperieal Palace and its surrounding area.
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$74.00 USD
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Historical Journey into Akasaka district

Tokyo is one of the world’s 10 biggest cities. It can be hard to decide what to see and do. Let a professional guide take you on a tour of Akasaka, and learn the history of the city from a local. Go back in time to the Edo period. See where the samurai used to reside, visit shrines and shopping streets, view embassies and guest houses. Watch artisans at work at Aoyama Square, and finish your tour with lunch at a restaurant symbolizing Akasaka.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$92.00 USD
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Private Evening Tour of Tokyo's Historic Wild Side, Yoshiwara

Get off the beaten path in Tokyo during this 3-hour exploration of Yoshiwara, Tokyo’s historic red-light district with a private guide. Travel to this area that’s often not even known to Japanese locals as you explore its less-than-savory role in the country’s 17th-century politics. You’ll visit some of the neighborhood’s top highlights and stop for a tempura dinner (own expense) at a historic eatery.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Duration: 3 hours
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