Experience the magic of Studio Ghibli during an enchanting tour to the Ghibli Museum and Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architecture Museum. Accompanied by a knowledgeable guide, gain insight into the history of the magical movies during the comfortable journey to Mitaka, and then set out to explore the Ghibli Museum independently. Convenient transportation from Tokyo is included on this tour, as well as entrance fees and lunch. On Mondays, your visit to Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architecture Museum will be substituted by a visit to Jindaiji Temple or Takahata Fudoson Temple.
Enjoy a fun-filled day of games, rides, and 3D attractions with this Joypolis passport ticket. Being one of the most popular indoor theme parks in Japan can mean that the park can get busy. Avoid the disappointment of the park reaching capacity, or having to wait in a long visitor line by purchasing your entrance ticket in advance. You’ll have unlimited readmission to the park during the day of your visit and access to 20+ games, simulators, 3D attractions, and thrilling rides.
Sumida Aquarium has one of Japan's largest※indoor, open pool-type tanks, holding approximately 350 tons of water.Watching up close the behavior of penguins and fur seals nurtured in this large cradle-like tank, enables children and other visitors to better appreciate and learn about the lives of these remarkable marine animals.The tank features a two-story atrium space, and an exhibition space designed to let visitors get as close as possible to the marine animals.
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.
This experience is perfect for children and adults alike. Go on the ultimate lego adventure by visiting the LEGOLAND Discovery Center. You’ll beat long lines at the entrance to buy tickets by having your general admission ticket provided. Once you get into the center, you’ll be able to choose to go on rides or view lots of attractions. Your pass will also give you access to a 4D cinema experience.
You will learn how to draw manga from a professional Manga artist who has it's own serialization who will teach you step by step to make your manga. Don't worry if you never used a calligraphy pen! The Manga artist will help you from beginning to the end! Even if you don't have anything particular you would like to draw on your own, you can choose to draw your favorite Manga as well. During this two-hour program you will be learning about basics such as Drafting, Inking, Beta (Black out), and Screen Toning. Though most Manga are becoming more digital with this program you will be using a calligraphy pen to draw your Manga. The lecture will be in Japanese, but there would be an interpreter with you.
Explore a lesser-known Tokyo destination with your own private guide on this private half-day walking tour of Ueno Park. Get photo ops of the vibrant torii gates of Hanazono Inari Shrine, see a Hiroshige print from one of the famous artist’s collections, and view temples and shrines throughout the expansive park. You’ll find places that other tours miss and learn about the park’s rich history along the way.
Even in a city as thrilling as Tokyo, it can be difficult to keep kids entertained. This interactive zoo and a game center will take care of that. You and your family can pet goats, ferrets, and black pigs at the zoo then visit a game center where hundreds of game machines and a karaoke machine provide even more entertainment.
Find the rhythm of true Japanese culture during this 2-hour private ‘wadaiko’ drumming lesson for a family or small group. Join your traveling companions or family members as you learn the main movements and techniques of this traditional Japanese musical art. You’ll celebrate your new abilities at the end of your class by performing a song. An optional interpreter is also available.
Musashikoyama has the longest arcade shopping mall in Tokyo and very family friendly. So this will be a great for family with kids and when it rains! The arcade has more than 100 shops and should accommodate your needs!