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Haunted Tokyo Tours

3-chome Higashi Ueno, Taito 110-0015, Tokyo Prefecture
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A fascinating way to learn about the history, religion and culture of Japan

We did the daytime ghosts and goblins tour with Lilly, who has lived in Japan for over 30 years. I... read more

Reviewed February 1, 2018
Melbmeg1
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Melbourne, Australia
Excellent. A must in Tokyo

We had a tour 10 years ago with our kids, and decided to take another tour on New Years Eve 2017... read more

Reviewed January 1, 2018
Flashmen
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Dare to walk through old sections of town where ancient spirits prowl. Visit secret “power spots” that locals have known about for centuries. Listen to tales of ghosts and goblins, blood lust and revenge. Our walking tours are led by experienced escorts in English, and are part legend, part art/architecture, and part spooky fun! Custom tours available for your group. Come find out why Tokyo is the most haunted city in the world!
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3-chome Higashi Ueno, Taito 110-0015, Tokyo Prefecture
Shinbashi Shiodome, Odaiba
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

We did the daytime ghosts and goblins tour with Lilly, who has lived in Japan for over 30 years. I found it engrossing. She takes you into a range of temples and shrines, many of which you'd walk straight past if you weren't on the...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We had a tour 10 years ago with our kids, and decided to take another tour on New Years Eve 2017 with Lilly. We loved the tour again and so did our kids, who are now grown up. There is so much to see in...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2017

We were joining the Graveyard Mystery Tour on Halloween in Tokyo and expected some haunted mysteries and a dark atmosphere while walking through a graveyard. Well...the website says that they can’t guarantee that you’ll see any ghosts on that tour and honestly...you won't see any...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Tokyo for some nights with a group of people. We made the Graveyard Tour on Halloween. Met at the shrine at Nogizaka station at 9 pm. Guide was in time but some of the attendees were not. So the tour started with some...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I was an older person in the tour at the age of 38 and felt like the tour was incredibly dull. All the young people in the group seemed to have fun in the age range of 18-25, and if I was that old I...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We booked with Lilly on a whim after reading a Tokyo Timeout review and were not disappointed. She showed us some fantastic backstreet spots and shared history of the area that we would never have heard about otherwise. I thought she balanced the spooky stuff...More

2  Thank Brooke B
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Enjoyed the trip i had 2 weeks ago. Very informative tour with Lily. The service is recommended and i want to do it again for sure.

Thank kinoleek
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

Everytime I am in a new place, I try to go on a ghost tour in that city. Fortunately for me, Lilly was operating one of her Backstreets of Tokyo tours on my last night in Tokyo. (She has several tours but they are not...More

Thank dunmetiel
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

Lily is a fab tour guide and really makes the trip! We had a great time on this tour - winding down a few street's we didn't know existed and its a pretty informative tour if you are into Japanese ghosts/horror! Would recommend to all.

Thank DiondraW
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Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and his friend weren't really interested in typical spooky stories, but they were immediately hooked on Lily's tales of old Tokyo. She took our small group of 5 just off the main street to several hidden gems in the area. It's amazing how...More

Thank Jane H
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hotspring that recreates old Edo-era ambiance and is
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restaurants with a great high-rise view of Tokyo. The
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