Yanaka is a one of the few remaining shitamachi old town neighbourhoods which survived the Great Kanto Earthquake in early 1923. Here, you can still see many old houses and building. The atmosphere is quite different from the modern side of Tokyo, and you get the sense that you've traveled back in time to the good old times. We stop around 10 shops in 3.5 hours. Please find details as below.

 

Tour Schedule:

10:30am - around 2:00pm
(Please contact us if the tour isn't available on your preferred date)

Meeting Place:

JR Nippori Station, North gate

 

Walking Distance:

About 1.5 miles (2.5km) total
Please wear comfortable walking shoes

Guest Requirements:

Minimum 2 Adults

Price:

Adults: 12,000 yen/person
Child (3 to 12): 8,000 yen/child
Child (0 to 2): Free

Various food and drinks are included

Place & Food:

We'll stop at around 10 places!

Some of the Foods You'll Try:
Meat croquettes
Karaage fried chicken
Seasonal sashimi
Ramen
Takoyaki
Gyoza dumplings
Mochi daifuku
Senbei rice crackers
Japanese sweet pancakes with red beans
Seasonal fruits

Some of the Drinks You'll Try:
Sake
Locally roasted, freshly brewed coffee
Craft beer or unique soft drinks  
Japanese soft drink tasting (for children)

*We can make substitutions for food or drinks if you have any allergies

Drink examples: Beer, sake, Japanese cocktails, whiskey, etc.

If any one in your group is vegetarian, vegan, or has a gluten-free diet, we ask that you please book a private tour

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Yanaka Shopping Street

Shopping street with 70 shops in 170m street, you can experience Yanaka exclusive vender food!

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Rice cracker

Family owned business since 1913, freshly baked every morning

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Rice cracker

You can choose from various flavors.

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Dorayaki

Japanese Pancake with red bean paste inside. The shop’s been here over 50 years and freshly made from scratch everyday.

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Sashimi shop

Family owned for over 90years. Very friendly family.

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Sashimi

All sashimi is coming from fish market directly.

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Takoyaki

One of the most popular Japanese vender food!

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Picnic

Let’s eat what we shopped with delicious sake or other drinks

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Ramen & Gyoza

Blend of tasty Fish and Chicken broth

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Craft beer

Various Japanese Craft Beer

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Old buildings

Many old buildings and houses create the charm of this area!