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Tokyo: Sumida Private Walking Tour with Hokusai & Edo Museum

Tokyo: Sumida Private Walking Tour with Hokusai & Edo Museum

From £69.97 per person

Combine traditional art and history on a private tour around the Sumida District. Learn about Japan’s Edo Period and visit the museum of the famous artist Katsushika Hokusa.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Japanese
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a private Japanese art and history walking tour in the Sumida District
  • Learn about Katsushika Hokusai’s life at the museum dedicated to him
  • Walk by the real-life locations that appear in Hokusai's Ukiyo-e paintings
  • Be transported back in time at the popular Edo Tokyo Museum
  • Stroll through beautiful Japanese gardens and charming temples
Full description
Join a private guide and discover the Sumida District, home of the famous painter Katsushika Hokusai. Learn about the artist’s life at his museum, step back in time at the Edo Tokyo Museum, and see iconic Ukiyo-e paintings. Start with a visit to the Sumida Hokusai Museum, which is dedicated to the artwork of Katsushika Hokusai and learn about his eventful life during the Edo Period. Admire samples of his beautiful Ukiyo-e artwork, which has greatly influenced great painters like Van Gogh, Degas, Lautrec, and other artists and musicians. Walk by the places that appear in Hokusai's paintings and stroll through traditional Japanese gardens and charming temples nearby. Go to Edo Tokyo Museum and be transported back to the streets of Edo Japan. Experience the time of Hokusai and how Ukiyo-e art was developed, illustrating the everyday lives of people and festivals.
Includes
  • Private Guide
  • All of the guides necessary expenses
  • Personal travel expenses and entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meet your guide at the west exit of the JR Ryogoku Station.

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Product ID: 394685