Japanese New Year Food Tour in Shibuya
Walking tours

Japanese New Year Food Tour in Shibuya

Free cancellation
Language: English , Japanese
Availability: Monday to Sunday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 3 hours
Do this because
  • 3-hour tour of Shibuya exploration, visiting local food stops New Year’s season special locations
  • Learn about Hatsumode, visiting shrines and temples in the New Year’s tradition
  • Try symbolic “good luck” New Year’s dishes
  • Learn about Shogatsu symbols and flavors with a knowledgeable, English speaking, local guide
  • Enjoy a dinner featuring the classic Japanese winter dishes Shabu Shabu and Sukiyaki
  • Toast to the New Year with free-flowing sake, wines, local beer, and other beverages
  • Enjoy great views of the famed Shibuya Crossing
  • Finish up with a classic New Year’s Japanese dessert and a special Shogatsu gift from us
What to expect

New Year (Shogatsu or O-shogatsu) is the most important and quite possibly enchanting holiday in Japan. This tour is perfect to experience the uniqueness of this festive holiday. Enjoy a special evening and embark on an awesome walking food tour in Shibuya, where you can explore the local traditions, food, and symbols of the season. Your expert guide will show you this famous area from a different perspective, and discover the best of Shogatsu culture and winter flavors.

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What's included
  • Dinner and free-flowing drinks
  • Shogatsu (New Year) in Japan, cultural explanation
  • Traditional snacks and dessert
  • Local English speaking guide
What's not included
  • Hotel pick up not included (can be arranged for an additional charge)
  • Gratuity
  • Transportation costs
  • Additional drinks or food (not included but possible to purchase at the guest’s expense)
Reduced price
  • Infant (0-2): Free
  • Children (3-12): Reduced

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Meeting point:

In front of the Wall Mural of Hachiko (The famous local dog) right outside the station, at Hachiko Exit.

What to remember
  • This tour has a minimum of 2 people per experience
  • Infants must sit on your lap
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not suitable for pets
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum drinking age is 21 years
  • Please wear comfy clothes and shoes
  • Vegan, Vegetarian, Pescetarian, Gluten-Free friendly
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  • Monday to Sunday
  • Tour begins at 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
  • This tour is seasonal from December the 27th to January the 5th
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Arigato Travel KK
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 7 days before the activity begins. If you cancel up to 3 days before, you can still receive a 50% refund.

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