Take a rickshaw tour in Tokyo’s famous district Asakusa.Enjoy a comfortable guided tour around Asakusa and discover its temple and history with a well versed and eloquent guide.
|Basic course||11,000yen per person (40min)|
Flow of a rickshaw experience
First, contact the store and make an appointment.
Reservations available between 9am and 6pm.※May vary depending on the season.
Come to WJS Ginza store at least one hour before the schedulded time.
Purchase a rickshaw ride ticket.
Go to Asakusa using the access map.
Go to the pick up point and hand the ticket to the driver holding the welcome board. Enjoy your ride.
Ride a rickshaw and explore the best places in Asakusa
The basic course will focus on Asakusa’s temple and take approximately 40 minutes. Ride a comfortable rickshaw, listen to the drivers talk about charming places in Asakusa and enjoy a unique travel experience.
Kaminarimon⇒Sensoji Temple⇒Hanayashiki⇒Asakusa Geisha District⇒Best place to view Tokyo Sky Tree⇒Kaminarimon
The rickshaw driver will take pictures of you at the most beautiful spots during the rickshaw tour. You can also ask him to take pictures with your personal camera, of course free of charge. Those unique snapshots will surely make wonderful souvenirs.
Get the best of Japan with thoroughly trained drivers
Our drivers have to go through a strict recruitment process and a one month training followed by an examination to be allowed to drive and serve as guides. Get to experience Japan’s courtesy and manners, and learn everything you didn’t know about Asakusa with our well versed and eloquent drivers.
The pick-up point is in front of the police station next to Kaminarimon. There is a lane reserved for rickshaw (parking) right in front of Kaminarimon. The rickshaw driver will be waiting for you at the schedulded time in front of Kaminarimon and will accompany you to the rickshaw parking lane.
- The rickshaws are all equipped with a roof and covers to protect you from the rain, so you don’t need to worry about getting wet. However, if the rickshaw driver considers that it would be difficult to run due to the bad weather, he can refuse to run.
- Reservations available between 9am and 6pm.
- May vary depending on the season.
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A reservation is necessary. To make a reservation, please call us or fill in the online application form. Click here to apply for calligraphy experience. Please book in advance to confirm course availability.
Business Hours 10:00-18:00
Closed on Sunday(Reservation-only)