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Harajuku Meiji Shrine Free Walking Tour Tokyo

Harajuku Meiji Shrine Free Walking Tour Tokyo

Tour Overview

During the Harajuku Meiji Shrine Free Walking Tour of Tokyo, you will get to experience the stories of beginning of Tokyo and it's street culture. This tour will cover the must visit sites in Tokyo that you cannot miss with a local perspective.

Meeting Point: JR Harajuku Station West Exit.

Tour End: Yoyogi Park.

>> Booking required.

>> Booking available 10-14 days before the tour.

>> Check the tour schedule for tour updates.

Tour Details

Daily: Please check tour schedule

Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes

Price: Tip based tour

Footwear: Comfortable

Language: English

Tour Highlights

Meeting Point

Harajuku Meiji Shrine Free Walking Tour Tokyo

Your Guide will be waiting for you at JR Harajuku Station West Exit around Meiji Jingu Entrance.

Have A Question?

Tour FAQ's

How long is the Harajuku Meiji Shrine Free Walking Tour and where does it finish?

Tour will take 2.5 hours and finish at in front of Yoyogi Park.

Where does the Harajuku Meiji Shrine Free Walking Tour go?

We will walk around Meiji Shrine & Harajuku-Ometesando area. The tour ends at entrance of Yoyogi park, which is easy to access to the train station and Tokyo metro.

What do I need to bring?

Comfortable shoes, water and a lot of questions – we love those! An umbrella or rain coat during the rainy season.

Because Japan is not a tipping culture, is tipping to the guide is rude?

All our local guides working very hard to provide the best experiences to you, and well deserve tips for their work. We appreciate your respect and gratuities to our local guides.

Can I show up without booking?

No. We try to manage group in an ideal size of guests. So please book the tour. Also, in some case, we send you email when we cancel the tour due to the weather condition.

I cannot book the tour. Can I just show up and wait for the cancel?

No. We take bookings including additional slots. But we open the last minutes booking one day before the tour.

Do you offer private tours?

Yes, we do private tours from 15 people. please check our Private Group Walking Tours.

Do you offer tours in Spanish, German or French?

All of our tours are 100% in English.

Why are there limited spaces for the Harajuku Meiji Shrine Free Walking Tour?

We limit the group sizes for the Free Walking Tour for safety and quality reasons. Walking Tokyo with a big group is not a good idea, and our tour guide cannot offer a great service to our guests.

Terms & Conditions


We work very hard to ensure that all tours run as scheduled. We will not be held responsible should we be unable to offer a tour due to earthquakes, extreme weather or any other matter out with our control.

Liability & Responsibility

As in all human endeavors, there is a level of risk. We do our best to keep the risk to a minimum. Tokyo Localized assume no liability or responsibility for any injury, loss, damage or inconvenience sustained by any person using its services, nor to their property.


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