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Hidden Tokyo nostalgic tramline tour

Availability: Monday to Friday
Duration: 4 hours
Language: English, Italian
Mobile voucher accepted
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  • Discover a different side of Tokyo and the Old City
  • Ride the last operating tram line in Tokyo
  • Learn the fascinating post-war history of the ghetto district
What to expect

Take a ride on Tokyo’s last operating tram to discover Old Tokyo’s Showa-era atmosphere and the forgotten district of Sanya.

Discover a different side of Tokyo with a ride on Toden Arakawa Line, the last operating tram line in Tokyo. You'll take a journey to shitamachi, Old Tokyo, where there is fascinating history, shopping areas, and beautiful temples.

Later you'll head to Sanya, considered a ghetto district, where underdogs and daily workers used to live during the difficult post-war years. This is also the setting of famous boxing manga Ashita no Joe.

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What's included
  • Guided 4-hour tour
  • Transportation
What's not included
  • Optional gratuities
  • Food and drinks

1 Chome-104-19 Totsukamachi, Shinjuku City 169-0071, Japan

Meeting point:

In front of the Righa Royal Hotel

What to remember
  • This tour requires a minimum of 2 guests to operate. If this minimum is not met, the tour may be cancelled and full refunds will be issued
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  • Tour runs Monday to Friday
  • Departs at 2.00 pm
  • Tour duration approximately 4 hours
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 2 weeks, 1 day before the activity begins.

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