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Yanaka which has been selected as “The top 100 of beautiful and historical natural features in Japan” is now becoming a representative international sightseeing spot of Tokyo. YAnaka, NEzu, and SENdagi, where all three places are filled with the...more
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Arakawa 111-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our guide was Yoshimi. We initially worried that we were in the right place to meet her. All tours in Tokyo seem to start and end at railway stations, which are large and can be confusing. However, she was there on time and we started...More

Thank Renery
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This walking tour was a great respite from the hustle and bustle of modern Tokyo. Rie S. was an excellent tour guide and she clearly shared her appreciation and love for this district. Her English was excellent and she was flexible in allowing more or...More

Thank rreeves09
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My two daughters and I did this afternoon tour with our guide, Rie, who was very kind and knowledgeable. We saw sights and local treasures that we would not have seen on our own. Rie went out of her way to accommodate us and even...More

Thank Beatrijs V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Only two of us on this wonderful half day intro to Tokyo so this was very much like having my own personal guide. Very educational. Our guide Rei took lots of photos and emailed them to us later the same day. Especially loved going into...More

Thank jeffjuliejensen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tour to the old part of Tokyo was a wonderful experience. OUR guide Rie was well versed in the history of the old part of Tokyo as also in culture habits & history of Japan& its people. She picked us from our hotel and...More

Thank billanewdelhi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful tour we had with Yoshimi, we visited the Yanaka Cemetary, a number of Shrines and Temples, a Sake Museum, main market shopping street and participated in a Tea Ceremony which was very special. Yoshimi was an excellent guide her knowledge was immense...More

Thank Cath H
Takeshi S, オーナー at Omakase, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your comment! I really appreciate it. I'm glad to hear that you enriched your understanding of Japan. I hope you to come back and explore other places with Yoshimi again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful tour which such a gracious and understanding tour guide. Her patience with all our questions, to helping us purchase items along the way in shops was exceptional. Sumiko was and excellent guide and went above and beyond expectations.

Thank jillt603
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tour was absolutely fantastic and the highlight of our trip in Tokyo. It was an excellent opportunity to learn about the unique neighbourhood of Yanaka, and historical context about Japan as a whole. We were lucky to have Yoshimi as our guide, she was...More

Thank L L
Takeshi S, オーナー at Omakase, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comment! I really appreciate it. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour with Yoshimi. I hope you to come back and explore other places with Yoshimi again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had such an amazing tour of Yanaka with Yoshimi! When we got to the train station, Yoshimi was waiting for us with a whole binder of pictures, timelines and other information. It was all incredibly organized and really helped us understand the wonderful and...More

Thank Allison S
Takeshi S, オーナー at Omakase, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your comment. I really appreciate your evaluation! I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour with Yoshimi. I hope you to come back and explore other places with Yoshimi again!

Reviewed 8 June 2018

My wife and I spent over three weeks in Japan and this walking tour was one of the major highlights. We were very lucky to have Yoshimi all to ourselves - her knowledge of the history of the region and Japanese history in general was...More

Thank josh408
Takeshi S, オーナー at Omakase, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your comment. I really appreciate it. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour with Yoshimi. I hope you to come back and explore other places with Yoshimi again!

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