Asakusa Half Day Walking Tour

Discover Asakusa with a guide who knows well of the history and culture of the Tokyo's No.1 tourist spot

A local guide will introduce Asakusa in detail, starting from the history of Tokyo's oldest Sensoji Temple to how to make a prayer at the temple. The tour will walk from Asakusa to Kappabashi, the kitchenware town. For lunch, try a Tokyoite's favorite food, Monja-yaki. The course of the tour can be adjusted according to the requests from the customer.


  1.  Kaminarimon Gate: The tour starts from the Thunder Gate, the symbol of Sensoji Temple
  2. Nakamise Shopping Street: Visit specialty shops popular among tourists while sampling snacks such as age-manju (deep-fried sweet bun), kibidango (millet dumplings), ningyo-yaki (doll-shaped waffles), Matcha tea, Kaminari Okoshi (sweet rice cracker). Also to be visited are craft shops such as Bunsen-do dealing with folding fans and Bunkoya-Ozeki with leather items.
  3. Sensoji Temple: Learn how to worship before visiting the temple. Draw a fortune and make a prayer at Sensoji Temple.
  4. Strolling around 'Shitamachi’: The oldest Kamiya Bar → Hoppy Street → Asakusa Engei Hall theater → Marugoto Nippon shopping mall→ Hanayashiki, the oldest amusement park in Japan. Take a walk while feeling the lively atmosphere of good old 'Shitamachi' downtown.
  5. Kappabashi kitchenware town: You can find everything necessary for cooking as well as fascinating food samples.
  6. Lunch: Eat 'Monjayaki,' a Tokyoite's favorite at the long-established restaurant named "Mountain." Monjayaki is a savory pancake with various fillings, thinner than Okonomiyaki.


2 Working Days
2.5 hours
Voucher Type
No Amendments
No Refunds

Operating Hours

Meeting time: 10.30 am

Tour duration: 150 mins

What You Get

Asakusa Half Day Walking Tour

Adult: 13 years old and above

Child: 4 to 12 years old


  • Tour guide
  • Lunch (Monjayaki)
  • Street snacks and drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Transport
Additional information:
  • Children 3 years old and below may join the tour for free
  • The tour requires a minimum of 2 people to proceed. 
  • The maximum number of people is 5
  • Itinerary is subject to changes depending on the circumstances

Terms and Conditions

  • Changi Recommends and the appointed operator will not be responsible for any accidents, loss of property or damaged caused by individual negligence
  • The e-ticket/e-voucher cannot be exchanged for cash or used on more than one occasion
  • Any alteration(s) on the e-ticket/e-voucher will not be accepted by Changi Recommends and the appointed merchant
  • In the event of unforeseen circumstances that affects tour departure or ticket/voucher invalidity, customers will be notified and be advised accordingly

Cancellation Policy:

  • No refunds will be entertained for cancellations
  • There will be no refunds even if included items are not utilised by the visitor
  • In the event of late comers/no show, it would be considered as cancellation and no refund will be given

Upon purchase of the ticket, you will receive an email confirmation with e-ticket/e-voucher within two days. Tours and tickets are subjected to availability and are not confirmed until a second confirmation email is received.

How to Get There

Meeting point:Asakusa Culture Tourist Information Center

  • 2-18-9, Kaminarimon, Taito-ku, Tokyo 111-0034
Item Price (SGD) Quantity
13 years old and above
Age 4 to 12

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