Private tour

Tokyo: Private Japanese Food Tour in Longest Shopping Street

Activity provider: otomo Inc.

Tokyo: Private Japanese Food Tour in Longest Shopping Street

Activity provider: otomo Inc.

From US$ 59.93 per person

Join a private foodie-guide and sample and compare popular gourmet Japanese snacks in the Ginza shopping street, the longest shopping street in Tokyo with a rich food culture.

About this activity

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Duration 3.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Japanese
Private group


  • Discover the rich food culture found in Tokyo’s longest shopping street
  • Try everyday snacks loved by locals to experience the real Japan
  • Get food recommendations tailored to your taste from your private guide
  • Buy souvenirs of delicate Japanese sweets and tasty Japanese sake
  • Visit a beautiful shrine to learn about a unique stamp collecting hobby
Full description
Explore unique and tasty traditional Japanese gourmet snacks found in the Togoshi Ginza shopping street. Be accompanied by a private guide and learn about the rich foodie-culture found in Tokyo’s popular shopping district as you taste delicious food along the way. Enter some of the 20 shops that serve Japanese croquettes made from different recipes. Taste the snacks that made the area famous as a "walk-and-eat town" or "the holy land of the downtown gourmet". Get recommendations from your guide and sample everyday foods such as Taiyaki (fish-shaped red bean cake), Karaage (fried chicken), sake, and many delicious side dishes. Discover the diverse food-culture found in the Togoshi Ginza shopping street, which is the longest shopping street in Tokyo and has 400 shops and stretches for 1.3km. See gardens dating back to the Edo Period (1603-1868) and stop at the Togoshi Hachiman Shrine to learn about the popular Goshuin collecting hobby. Goshuin are special stamps that you can collect at almost all temples and shrines.
  • Private Guide
  • Walking tour
  • Food and drinks
  • Any public/private transportation fees during the tour
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Meet your guide front of the central ticket gate of the JR Yamanote Line at Gotanda Station.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Cash

Know before you go

  • This experience will take place rain or shine

Product ID: 394684