Add dates

Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building

Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building: Our most recommended tours and activities

Tokyo: Go-Kart Tour and Photoshoot

1. Tokyo: Go-Kart Tour and Photoshoot

Enjoy a day out on the town feeling the breeze of the city from a custom-built go-kart. This tour takes you through the center of Tokyo, namely the Shinjuku and Shibuya areas, and allows you to experience Japan uniquely.  Before you begin the tour, you'll have the option to dress up in a costume of your favorite character. Then, zoom off into the Shinjuku area. Drive to see Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building and then head to the iconic Shinjuku Love Sign. Zip along through the famous nightlife district area near Shinjuku Station and then to the shopping district of Harajuku. After that, head to one of the most iconic places in Tokyo, Shibuya Crossing. Return to the meeting point following Shibuya Crossing.  Your guide will lead the way, so you don't have to worry about missing any important sights. They will also take plenty of fun photos of and for you during the experience. On returning to the meeting point, your guide will airdrop or email you all the photos taken.

Tokyo: Private and Customizable Sightseeing Tour

2. Tokyo: Private and Customizable Sightseeing Tour

Delve into the heart of Tokyo on a sightseeing tour, and get the most out of the city with a private guide. Customize your experience to cater to your tastes and preferences. Choose from different tour durations to suit your schedule. Visit 2 areas or points of interest with the 4-hour tour. With the full-day experience, you'll enjoy the company of a private guide for a whole day of sightseeing.   On the full-day tour, following pickup from your hotel you'll head to the Tsukiji Fish Market. Stroll around the stalls at the world's biggest seafood market, which can be difficult to understand without a guide. Continue to the Asakusa area to visit the Senso-ji temple, the largest temple in Tokyo. Next, walk along Nakamise shopping street before enjoying lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch, head to the Meiji Shrine to marvel at the biggest shrine in Tokyo. Continue to the renowned Takeshita Street to explore local pop culture, before finishing your tour at approximately 4 PM.

Audio Guide Tour: Deeper Experience of Shinjuku Sightseeing

3. Audio Guide Tour: Deeper Experience of Shinjuku Sightseeing

This tour is a self-guided tour (audio guide) of Shinjuku using an app. *English audio guide *You can listen to it at home, on the go, anywhere *No ticket redemption required *This is not an official audio guide *Please do not make direct inquiries to the facility regarding this audio guide *Audio guides are available for purchase regardless of facility opening hours. However, if you go to there, please check the opening hours on the official website. ■What can you hear in the audio guide? This is a fascinating audio guide around Shinjuku, one of Tokyo's most vibrant districts. Witness the flawless blend of tradition and innovation, from the serenity of the Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden to the hustle of the world's busiest railway station. As you tune into the audio guide, navigate through Shinjuku's notable sightseeing and scenic spots such as Kabukicho, Shinjuku Gyoen, and Shin-Okubo. The guide illuminates not only Shinjuku's famous landmarks but also delves into their historical and cultural relevance, enriching your appreciation of Japanese culture. Traversing Shinjuku's vibrant streets, you'll uncover a plethora of stories, insights, and experiences, making this exploration truly unforgettable. ■What kind of place is Shinjuku? Shinjuku, located in Tokyo, is an exciting mix of business and entertainment. The district teems with towering skyscrapers, bustling department stores, and a vibrant nightlife scene. It houses the tranquil Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building, offering panoramic city views. Kabukicho, Japan's most famous red-light district, is also found here. Shinjuku consistently ranks among the top 3 tourist destinations in Tokyo for foreign visitors. ■HOW TO USE 1.After purchase, we will send a message to your email address registered with getyourguide. 2.From the URL in the message, download the audio guide app "Pokke" to your smartphone. 3.After downloading the app, you can listen to the audio guide. Audio guide time: 30 minutes Number of guides: 19

Available activities

Other Sightseeing Options in Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building

Want to discover all there is to do in Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building? Click here for a full list.

What people are saying about Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 126 reviews

Monkey Kart is very well-run! Fun, safe, and unforgettable! Our guide was Satar. He very clearly knew the roads, traffic light times, etc. He also took many photos of us and kept a good mood. 10/10 this was an awesome experience!

We loved every minute of this experience! The tour guides, the karts, and the streets we went on we will definitely be doing karting through them every time we come back to Japan Thank you everyone for being so amazing!

Excellent. Provided costumes and gloves since it was winter. Really cool looking go karts. Knew the route well so made driving safe and enjoyable.

Cool experience! Very impressive to drive through the city with a go-kart! Guide Satar is a cool guy, speaks German.

The experience was lots of fun. Guide was funny and we enjoyed seeing Tokyo while driving the go carts.