Tokyo Imperial Palace Tour with Government-Licensed Guide

Tokyo Imperial Palace Tour with Government-Licensed Guide

Take a short, value-packed trip to Tokyo Imperial Palace, accompanied by a government-licensed, experienced multilingual guide!

Although Tokyo Imperial Palace is a required destination if you're interested in the history of Japan, it can also be admired for its natural beauty as you stroll its wide grounds.

Your tour will start by meeting your nationally-licensed, experienced multilingual guide at Otemon Gate, the main entrance to the palace. From there you will explore the East Garden situated to the east of the Imperial Palace.

All of this and much more can be found on this historic site, formerly home of Edo Castle and the Tokugawa shogunate 400 years ago.

Note*1: The National Government Licensed Guide Interpreter certification is issued by the Japanese government requires a good knowledge and understanding of Japanese culture and history.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: The East Gardens of the Imperial Palace (Edo Castle Ruin), 1-1 Chiyoda, Chiyoda 100-0001 Tokyo Prefecture

With a National Licensed and Experienced English speaking guide, this short trip is a fantastic and great value way of experiencing Tokyo Imperial Palace!

We are here to help you discover new things, places and experiences in Tokyo Imperial Palace. Tokyo Imperial Palace has a lot of stories to tell that will connect you to the Japan's history and culture. With a licensed and experienced English speaking guide, you can see Japan's background that is off-limits to ordinary tourists after the tour.

We will meet at Otemon gate to explore The East Garden of Tokyo Imperial Palace. The East Garden is situated in the eastern area of the Imperial Palace where the innermost section of old Edo Castle was located. There are lots of historic relics you can feel the atmosphere of Edo Period with, and beautiful natural surroundings.

This short trip is a fantastic and great value way of experiencing Japan. Going back 400 years in time to the days of the Shogun right in the center of Tokyo!

Duration: 1 hour

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Wheelchair accessible"
"Stroller accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Infant seats available"
"Transportation is wheelchair accessible"
"Surfaces are wheelchair accessible"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons"

Duration: 1 Hour
Start location: Ōte-mon Gate, 1-1 Chiyoda, Chiyoda City, Tokyo 100-0001, Japan

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Nationally Licensed Guide

Not Included


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