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Had a Great Time

We had a short layover in Japan and decided to book a tour with Jimoto. We were presently surprised... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2017
Yada D
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New York
Customized Tokyo Tour & Japanese Sweets Lesson

Service from Jimoto was excellent. On one day notice we worked out a two day itinerary. Our guide... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2017
CAtraveler2k
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This is an local activity platform which concept is "Try the Local Life." Guides/Lecturers are specialists of Japanese culture.You can experience the differences between your’s and Japanese culture via tours or classrooms.Make friends with fellow tourists via tours or classes and meet people from all over the world via our small group tours.
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Shinjuku, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed October 26, 2017

We had a short layover in Japan and decided to book a tour with Jimoto. We were presently surprised that it was a private tour and it was free. Yasu and Ray picked us up at our hotel. He was knowable, know all the good...More

Thank Yada D
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Reviewed May 30, 2017

Service from Jimoto was excellent. On one day notice we worked out a two day itinerary. Our guide was Rei. She was nice, thoughtful, helpful and did a good job adjusting the second day to our interests. Her English unfortunately was not that good, and...More

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Reviewed May 9, 2017

I visited Japan in April and I had a day by myself in Tokyo so I contacted Jimoto to enquire about their tours. I didn't want to just do the typical tourist sites and so they customised a tour for me so that I could...More

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Reviewed January 10, 2017

I went on the jimoto tour yesterday with Hiroki, and I cannot say enough great things about the experience. The tour was customized for me. Hiroki emailed a few times to ask what I was interested in and to run ideas by me, and then...More

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Management response:Responded January 13, 2017

Thank you so much for joining our tour and writing a review for us. We really appreciated your choosing our service. Hiroki told us that he also enjoyed a lot and you gave us some valuable advise/comments for us. We are going to keep improve...More

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Reviewed November 4, 2016

I was looking for an interesting activity not so far from my hotel in Shinjuku, and I found this business. They offer many tours and experiences around Tokyo. I chose one in which a guide show us around the Japanese Sword Museum and old shopping...More

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Reviewed October 4, 2016

I found Jimoto online while I was looking forward to guided tours in Shinjuku. I found travel agencies provide bus tours every day, but I had already been to famous spots in Tokyo. So I wanted to try something unique. I took part in a...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2016

I had a lot of fun by taking Jimoto's walking tour in Shinjuku. I was traveling alone and staying a hotel in Shinjuku. I had read about Piss Alley and Golden Gai, which are in the Shinjuku district. I could look around by myself, but...More

Thank Jacqueline L
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Reviewed September 21, 2016

I happened to come across Jimoto when looking for activities to do in Shinjuku. I contacted them through email and asked for a list of options that were available the next couple of days. My two teenage sons and I wanted to learn more about...More

Thank firstclasskatie
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Reviewed September 5, 2016

I tried the Highlighted Tokyo tour and Japanese cooking lesson with Ayaka. It was lots of fun! I'll be able to give a taste of Japan to my friends with what I've learned :) The tour guides are specialists when it comes to Japanese culture....More

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Reviewed August 30, 2016

It was amazing to experience walking around in a culturally registered property as well as a tea ceremony in Tokyo. I travelled with my wife for the first time to Japan. We booked two kinds of activities. A Tea ceremony class and a Highlighted Tokyo...More

Thank eldanipo
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Shinjuku is the commuting capital of Tokyo, and
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department stores, cinemas and theaters. Shinjuku
Gyoen is a park originally built as the garden for the
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