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‘Real’ old town walk & see folk house

‘Real’ old town walk & see folk house

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:1 ticket and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Shibamata is a bit far from central Tokyo, but it means this place is not too touristic! Traditional, classical and more local, you will see something different in this hidden gem! I was born and bred around this area, so I’d love to show you around and introduce you interesting places as a local. I’ll give you an easy Japanese calligraphy trial experience in a beautiful drawing room (tatami…
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What we’ll do

Shibamata is an old town located in east part of Tokyo. It was certified as ‘Cultural Landscape’ in 2018 which is the only place in Tokyo. It’s traditional, quaint and picturesque, famous for a Japanese old film series called 'Otoko wa tsuraiyo' which is still popular. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Otoko_wa_Tsurai_yo) We’ll meet at Shibamata station(Keisei Kanamachi line) 1. There are statues…

What else you should know

Please prepare cash, small stalls don’t allow credit card. It costs about ¥1000 (ex:sweets ¥200, matcha+tea ¥600)

What I’ll provide

Tickets
Entrance fee The garden house of ‘Yamamoto-Tei’
Equipment
A calligraphy tools and a post card

What to bring

Money(small shops might not have credit card machines)
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₹1,888 per person
₹1,888 per person