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Private Muslim Tokyo Tour
"For Muslim tourists looking for a comprehensive tour in Tokyo. Our English speaking driver will show you from East to West part of Tokyo. It includes prayer time at mosque and the lunch is halal or halal friendly. Visit to temples or shrines most of fun and interesting part of Tokyo is included.Itinerary:9am pick up at your hotel in Tokyo by our English speaking driver. Visit Asakusa Nakamise Shopping Street find your Japanese gift here. Ueno Park and Ameya Yokocho Street to understand the Tokyo's traditional culture. In Akihabara electric City you will find the latest electronic products with the lowest possible prices. Lunch at a local restaurant - arranged Japanese halal meal. After lunch it's the time for prayer at Tokyo Camii (Tokyo Mosque) . Before going back to hotel
From JPY12,190.00
 
Experience Old and Nostalgic Tokyo: Yanaka Walking Tour
"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 friendly atmosphere of an old downtown are called ‘YANESEN’ from the first sound of the each name. Yanaka-Ginza which warms the visitors’ hearts is a shopping street from the old days. In Yanaka
From JPY8,750.00
 
Experience Old and Nostalgic Tokyo: Yanaka Walking Tour
"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 friendly atmosphere of an old downtown are called ‘YANESEN’ from the first sound of the each name. Yanaka-Ginza which warms the visitors’ hearts is a shopping street from the old days. In Yanaka
From JPY8,750.00

Ueno Park and Zoo Tips (84)

Benten do Temple 2

Another view of this unique temple in Ueno Park with its large octagonal temple hall. the temple is set on a island in shinabazu pond in the southern part of the park. Admission is free to this...
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Oct 02, 2016

Benten Do Temple

The small scenic temple is set on an island on a lake in Ueno Park. The temple is dedicated to Benten, the goddess of good fortune and is particularly popular during cherry blossom time. Make sure not...
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Jim_Eliason
Oct 02, 2016

Toshu gu Shrine

Toshu gu Shrine is in a wooded area of the park. This is the entrance gate to the shrine built in 1616 and honoring the famous shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu. A small entrance fee is required to enter the...
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Jim_Eliason
Oct 02, 2016

Toshu gu Shrine

Main Shrine buildings of this shrine dedicated to Tokugawa Ieyasu, a famous shogun. The shrine is small but scenic and is one of many dedicated to to this shogun throughout the country with the...
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Jim_Eliason
Oct 02, 2016

National Museum

The National Museum has a great collection of Japanese and other Asian artifacts. It consists of 5 buildings, the main building is dedicated to Japanese art and historical items, another to Asian art...
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Jim_Eliason
Oct 02, 2016

National Museum Hyokekan Building

This building houses the archeological wing of the museum and was built in 1909 in a western style to commemorate the marriage of the Meji prince ( later emperor Taisho). it is open for special...
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Jim_Eliason
Oct 02, 2016

Rinno-ji Temple

Another view of this Temple on the north side of Ueno park near the National museum. it is right across the street from the park. It is a satellite of the famous Rinno Ji temple in Nikko though not...
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Jim_Eliason
Oct 02, 2016

Rinno-ji Temple

Garden area of Rinno-ji Temple. This temple in Ueno park is associated with the more famous and larger Rinno ji in Nikko. This temple is a small outpost in the capital city and was originally part of...
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Jim_Eliason
Sep 22, 2016

Ueno Zoo

A special treat for the little traveler: a trip to Ueno Zoo to see the pandas. It's not an amazing zoo (they never are) and animals probably wish they had more room to move about, but all in all it...
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call_me_rhia
Apr 25, 2016

Ueno Park, Tokyo

Ueno Park, right across the street from Ueno Station, was constructed in 1873 during the Meiji period of Western-style development. The park sits on land that was once home to the Kan'ei-ji temple,...
Ewingjr98
Mar 12, 2013

Old Tokyo

Another itinery which can easily occupy a whole day is a trip to Ueno Park and the nearby old Tokyo areas of Yanaka, Nippori and Nezu.To reach Ueno Park take the train to Ueno Station.Ueno Park...
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IreneMcKay
Jun 23, 2012

Ueno koen

It's a large public park in central Tokyo, not the best but probably the one offering the most attractions (museums, zoo,temples..).It's also one of the most famous and popular spot in Tokyo for...
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Apr 20, 2012
 
 
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Things to Do Near Ueno Park and Zoo

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Tokyo National Museum

Japanese Garden of Tokyo National Museum is often referred to as "the Secret Garden". Indeed. It's hard to believe it is a part of Tokyo. When I entered the garden it was part 3 p.m. the garden was...
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Tokyo University , Hongo and Yayoi

The Yayoi-Yumeji Museum is two museums in one, with the Yayoi Museum filled with works by Kasho Takabatake covering three floors on one side and the Yumeji Takehisa Museum with works by Yumeji...
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Akihabara

We were in the plane flying into Tokyo and I watched a short travel video on the personal console --- one video showed a girl going to the basement of a red building in Akihabara (which I later found...
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Tokyo Dome City

The Boston Red Sox and Oakland A's opened their seasons this year at the home of the Tokyo Tigers--the Tokyo Dome. Other than the baseball stadium, the Dome Area has many other attractions: - A...
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Koishikawa Korakuen Garden

There is a volunteer guide group for Koishigawa Korakuen Garden. They have free-of-charge English guided tour of the garden. Their guided tour starts from 10 a.m. every Saturday....
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Asakusa

Tokyo's historic heart, Asakusa is home to the impressive Senso-ji temple, among many other cultural sites. The whole place feels a little bit like Disneyland, with everything done up to preserve an...
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Getting to Ueno Park and Zoo

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Ueno Park, Taito, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan, 110-87

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