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Tokyo – Tradition and Modernity

  • 14 stops
  • 60 min
  • English

Explore Tokyo’s vibrant culture with Piri Guide, your personal travel guide. Our location-based audio tours in Tokyo provide a unique experience that lets you dive into the heart of Tokyo’s modern and traditional fusion.

Join us on an unforgettable journey through the tranquil oasis of Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, where the beauty of nature thrives amidst the urban landscape. We’ll then venture into the dynamic Shinjuku City, a district that encapsulates Tokyo’s vibrant urban energy. Omoide Yokochō, also known as Memory Lane or Piss Alley, is our next destination—a place where tradition and contemporary culture converge over delectable street food. Our guide will introduce you to the flavors and history of this iconic alley.

The Meiji Shrine, nestled in the heart of bustling Tokyo, is a place of serenity and spirituality. At the Hachikō Memorial Statue, you’ll hear the heartwarming tale of Hachikō, the loyal dog that touched the world with its devotion. We’ll continue our journey through the iconic Tokyo Tower, a symbol of the city. Ginza, known for its luxury and shopping, is our next stop. Our guide will walk you through the history and cultural significance of this upscale district.Next, we’ll explore The Imperial Palace, set against the backdrop of modern Tokyo. Finally, we’ll conclude our journey at Sensō-ji Temple, a place of devotion and cultural heritage.

Don’t miss the chance to embark on a journey through centuries of Japanese heritage and innovation. Piri Guide’s Tokyo audio tour is your key to unlocking the hidden treasures of the city. Download the app!

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Tips 1Restaurant Reservations in Tokyo

It’s essential to make restaurant reservations in advance, especially in a city known for long waiting lines. We recommend booking your dining spots when you book your flight and accommodation.

Tips 2Subway Travel Tips in Tokyo

To ensure a smooth journey between these Tokyo attractions, please note that subway lines may have varying operating hours. Check schedules in advance for these routes:

Shinjuku City to Meiji Shrine: Take the JR Yamanote Line from Shinjuku Station and disembark at Harajuku Station.

Hachikō Memorial Statue to Tokyo Tower: Start with the Hanzomon Line at Shibuya Station, transfer to the Hibiya Line at Suitengumae Station, and exit at Kamiyacho Station.

Tokyo Tower to Tsukiji Outer Market: Utilize the Toei Oedo Line from Akabanebashi Station, alighting at Tsukijishijo Station.

Imperial Palace to Kaminarimon Gate: From Takebashi Station, choose between two lines—Tozai Line (blue) toward Nihombashi Station or Hanzomon Line (purple) toward Oshiage/Skytree Station. Exit at Asakusa Station.

Tips 3Pasmo Card for Travelers in Tokyo

While exploring Tokyo, consider obtaining a “Pasmo Card.” This rechargeable smart card provides convenient and seamless travel via public transportation in Tokyo and surrounding areas. Widely accepted on trains, subways, buses, and some taxis, you can purchase a Pasmo card at airports, subway stations, and convenience stores. A passport is all you need to verify your traveler status, and you can easily add more credit as required.

Tips 4Cash Usage in Tokyo

In Tokyo, cash is king, and many businesses, including upscale restaurants, may not accept credit cards. The best way to obtain Japanese yen is through ATMs once you arrive in Japan; there’s no need to exchange currency prior to your trip.

Tips 5Tokyo Street Rules

Please note that Tokyo lacks public trash bins, yet the city maintains a high standard of cleanliness. To do your part, carry a bag for your waste, following the local practice. a convenient way to explore and make the most of your visit to Lisbon.

Tips 6Audio Tour Experience

For an uninterrupted and enjoyable audio tour experience, it is highly recommended that you begin the tour with your phone fully charged.


What is Piri Guide?

Piri Guide is a travel app designed to help you explore cities. Piri Guide maps out the best route for you, detects your location, and starts narrating the tales of each destination you explore. Not only will you immerse yourself in the local culture, but you’ll also receive recommendations for must-visit museums, hidden gems, shops, restaurants, and other attractions.

How to use Piri Guide?

Start by downloading the Piri Guide app from your device’s app store. After installation, open the Piri Guide app on your device. Register, browse through the audio tours and choose the one you’d like to explore. You can view details about each tour, such as its duration, highlights, and user reviews. Start the tour at its designated location, and you are ready to explore!

Can I use Piri Guide offline?

Yes, you can use Piri Guide offline. After selecting your desired tour, download it over Wi-Fi and listen anytime, anywhere, even without an internet connection.

Is Piri Guide free?

There are free and paid audio tours and stories available within Piri Guide. You can access all audio tours and stories with a Premium Subscription. You have the flexibility to choose the pricing option that best suits your travel needs.

How can I reach you?

You can reach us through the Quick Support section within the application. Open Piri Guide app, tap to “Help” and “Quick Support” button. Additionally, for any questions, suggestions, or feedback, you can also contact us at [email protected].

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