Car tour in Tokyo, Hamarikyu garden, Odaiba, Imperial palace east garden, Meiji Shrine and Asakusa in 1 day! 

Car tour in Tokyo, Hamarikyu garden, Odaiba, Imperial palace east garden, Meiji Shrine and Asakusa in 1 day!

Odaiba Statue of Liberty

Hi I’m Nobu, I like traveling overseas and in Japan, visited 25 countries!

I’m a National Government Licensed Guide Interpreter of English for 8 years.

For the people who are interested in and planning trip to Japan ,
I show you hidden local information which you have never seen and heard of through books and ordinary site!

You will find unexpected fun through my articles!

We did a car tour in Tokyo’s popular spots in 1 day!

Our itinerary is below!

Hamarikyu Garden

Japanese garden
Japanese tea and sweets at Hamarikyu garden

Originally a place for falconry, then a samurai residence was built here in 1654.

It became an imperial villa in 1870 and was opened as a metropolitan park in 1946.

Bordering Tokyo Bay, the ponds here are all filled with seawater.

Visitors can enjoy matcha green tea and Japanese sweets at a teahouse in Nakanoshima island on the pond.



Artificial island.

Built from 1995 as a newly developed place for parks, amusements, stores, restaurants, offices and residences.

Connected to the mainland by the Rainbow Bridge.

Statue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty

Commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Japan-France amity.

It’s a official replica of French Paris one.

Imperial place east garden

Imperial palace east garden
Imperial palace east garden azaleas

The imperial place itself was an ex-Edo castle.

It’s took over 1868 by the new government and placed as a imperial palace.

The imperial palace east garden is a beautiful spots with Japanese garden, stone walls, traditional buildings and moats.

It’s free, but close on Monday and Friday.

Take it as a note.

Meiji Shrine

Meiji shrine
Meiji shrine

The shrine which is dedicated for emperor Meiji and empress.

In 1920, 100,000 trees were donated from all over Japan, and botanical experts planned 200 years designing the shrine to become a natural forest.

Currently, the trees are about 20 meters tall, like a pristine forest, but by 2120, when the project is completed, the trees will be 30 meters tall and deep.


Sensoji temple

The traditional town in Tokyo.

Sensoji Temple was founded in 628,
the oldest temple in Tokyo.

The large red lantern is a landmark of Tokyo.

Nakamise shopping street is a fun place to buy Japanese souvenirs and enjoy Japanese snacks!

Why don’t you try next chance!

I’m Nobu, one heart enjoy together !!!

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Enjoy Tokyo and Japan as locals do!

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