This tour goes around some historical places on the east side of Tokyo, the old downtown area, where the atmosphere of old Tokyo still remains.
Yoshiwara no longer exists as a town any more, but you can still see some remains. Sanya is the place that pushed the high economic growth period of Japan, and the location of the famous cartoon ‘’Tomorrow’s Joe’’. Shiki Masaoka, a famous poet, has his house here, which you can visit. This is where spent his final years.
After sightseeing, take a coffee break at a world-famous coffee roastery, and have lunch at Uenosakuragiatari. This the little-known spot is a renovated traditional house which is now a modern shop.
During this tour you'll see:
- Jokanji Temple
- Namidabashi Bridge