Best of Asakusa Half-Day Tour

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The best way to see Tokyo’s Asakusa neighborhood is with our Best of Asakusa Half-Day Tour. Dive into the interesting culture of this iconic district beginning at the Sumida River – where the history of Asakusa began. Cross the Azumabashi Bridge for brilliant views of the Tokyo skyline. Admire the Thunder Gate and Treasure Gates of the Senso-ji Temple and discover the temple’s hidden gems. After shopping for souvenirs on Nakamise Street, arrive at Asakusa Shrine. Learn how the shrine combines both Buddhism and Shintoism. Finally, enjoy local snacks in the Rokku entertainment district.

Are you a history lover looking for the perfect Tokyo tour? Our Best of Asakusa Half-Day Tour promises a fun adventure as you learn about the history, heritage, and culture of Askakusa. Your tour guide will take you to the best sites and uncover iconic treasures, from the Sumida River to the Senso-ji Temple. Book now!

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Best of Asakusa Half-Day Tour Highlights

  1. Cross the Azumabashi Bridge for panoramic city views over the beautiful Sumida River
  2. Visit the iconic Senso-ji Temple and admire its giant lantern and welcoming gates
  3. Tour the amazing Asakusa Shrine and learn about its heritage
  4. Shop for souvenirs and taste local traditional treats
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Best of Asakusa Half-Day Tour Itinerary

13:30 - Meet your guide in Asakusa
Cross Azumabashi Bridge over Sumida River
Visit Asakusa Culture and Sightseeing Center
Explore the Kaminarimon (Thunder) Gate with a huge red lantern and statues
Wander Nakamise Shopping Street, lined with souvenir shops
Admire Hozomon (Treasure) Gate
Visit the legendary Senso-ji Temple
Reach Asakusa Shrine and learn of its unique Buddhist and Shinto influences
Stroll through Denpoin Street in the Rokku area enjoying local snacks
17:00 - The tour ends
NB - all timings on Best of Asakusa Half-Day Tour are approximate
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