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Tokyo Asakusa Rickshaw Tour

From US$ 42.55
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Highlights
  • An informative, customizable rickshaw ride through the Asakusa district in Tokyo
  • Choose from a 30- to 45-minute, 1-hour, 2-hour, or 3-hour course
  • Explore the quirky neighborhoods of Rokku, Denpoin Street and Nishi Shitamachi
  • See beautiful gardens, the Sumida River and glorious trees
  • English, Chinese, Korean and Japanese-speaking drivers are available
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Overview
Enjoy a memorable rickshaw ride through the streets of Asakusa, one of Tokyo’s most picturesque and historic neighborhoods, on this easily-customizable 30-min, 45-min, 1-hour, 2-hour, or 3-hour tour offering several different ride lengths. Sit back and relax as your knowledgeable driver peddles you past some of the city’s iconic sites, lovely gardens, towering skyscrapers and historic shops, passing cherry and maple trees as you go. It’s a great way to take a relaxed, informative, ride through this atmospheric area of Tokyo.
What to Expect
Take a ride back in time as you experience the scenic streets of Asakusa, one of Tokyo’s traditional neighborhoods, from the back of a peddle-powered rickshaw driven by a guide. This scenic ride offers the perfect combination of customization and relaxation during your Tokyo adventure.
Start your ride by meeting your guide, at the time of your choosing between 9:30am and 5:30pm, at either Kaminarimon or Asakusa Station. From there you’ll board your two-person rickshaw for a memorable ride through the beautiful streets of Asakusa.
Kick your feet up and let your guide do the work as they explain the key details behind many of Tokyo’s most famous sights, which depending your tour choice will include stops such as the quirky Raccoon Street, Hanayashiki Amusement Park, Hanakawado neighborhood, Sumida Park, Bentendo Hall, among many others. Your ride route will be customized based on discussions with your guide, so feel free to discuss potential routes. The four potential options, and their length, are detailed in the itineraries below.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Today I went on a rickshaw tour with my mother Denise and our guide was Yuki he is a great and nice man. He showed us very interesting places answered all our questions about Tokyo. Yuki showed us a ramen restaurant where we are right...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank ChocolateCat60
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya Asakusa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear ChocolateCat60, Thank you very much for taking the rickshaw tour with our guide Yuki in Tokyo Asakusa. Thank you also for taking the time to write a review on your experience. Your guide Yuki really appreciates your feedback and is happy to know that...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

My 7 & 5 years old boys enjoyed the city tour with Frank Kyohei, was a great Rickshaw tour experience! Wroth every penny!More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank FYI29
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya Asakusa, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear FYI29, Thank you very much for taking a rickshaw tour with us in Tokyo Asakusa. We are so happy to hear that your boys enjoyed the tour as well! The rickshaw tour is fun for all ages and our guides make sure to keep...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

With Azu sang!Happy travle desu! For sarazanmai animate, I went to Asakusa . Meet Azu sang, very nice service! Thank you!More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya Asakusa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear liumei630, Thank you very much for taking a rickshaw tour with us in Tokyo Asakusa. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour with our guide Azu. There is a part of Asakusa that is popular for the Sarazanmai anime and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I booked this tour to get to know Asakusa as we'd be staying there for a week. Our driver for the tour was Kaito who was very knowledgeable about the area and was able to provide a great deal of historical area...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank GoFasterNeedNap
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya Asakusa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear GoFasterNeedNap, Thank you so much for your wonderful review about our rickshaw tour in Tokyo Asakusa and our guide Kaito. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed the tour with him, his humour, photography skills and the knowledge he shared with you....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was the most memorable & fun experience for us on our short getaways in Tokyo. Truly highly recommended! Daisuke, our driver was awesome. He spoke fluent english & very knowledgeable, he's friendly and easy to talk to. He brought us to many areas &...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Sandraquek73
Larissa C, Public Relations Manager at Ebisuya Asakusa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sandra, Thank you so much for your lovely review about your tour and rickshaw experience with our guide Daisuke. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the one hour with him and made many memories. The rickshaw is a good choice of getting...More

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sachimi822
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Rickshaw two hour tour in Asakusa is absolutely fantastic. We had driver named Koyo. Excellent English and great sightseeing.
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mauiqueen55
5 January 2019|
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Response from tinymeep | Reviewed this property |
You can definitely pick one up on the street however, to make sure you get availability when you want at a time you want (especially if you want an English driver) I would book if you can! We did.
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