Complimentary Tours

Tokyo Metropolitan Government will offer the following complimentary tours.
These tours with an English-speaking guide will take you to Tokyo’s most popular sightseeing areas. Each tour begins and ends at the congress venue.

AM 9:00-12:30 PM 1:30-5:00 PM 6:00-9:00
Aug. 10th (Thu) Tokyo River Cruise
Capacity: 40 persons
Tokyo night tour
Capacity: 40 persons
Aug. 11th (Fri) Meiji Jingu Shrine and Harajuku
Capacity: 40 persons
Solamachi shopping

Capacity: 40 persons
Aug. 12th (Sat) Tokyo River Cruise
Capacity: 40 persons
Asakusa & SKYTREE night tour
Capacity: 40 persons

*The programs are subject to change.

Tokyo River Cruise

This boat trip through the Sumida River takes you under as many as 14 bridges and shows you the sights of Tokyo. The highlight of this boat trip is the dynamic view of the city from the unique perspective of the water.
Please enjoy this exhilarating boat trip and the spectacular views only Tokyo can offer.


Tokyo night tour

This tour visits popular sightseeing spots like Tokyo Tower, Rainbow Bridge, Odaiba, Ginza, and Tokyo Sky Tree, with impressive night views. You can enjoy a dynamic sightseeing experience that differs greatly from the daytime scenery.


Meiji Jingu Shrine and Harajuku

Meiji shrine is located near Harajuku station. You can enjoy the fresh air of the surrounding nature and the beautiful palace.There are worshipers from all over the country, and the number of worshipers at Hatsumode is the highest in Japan.
The vast site of about 700,000 square meters is planted with about 100,000 trees collected from all over the country.


TOKYO SKYTREE & Solamachi shopping

Visit one of Tokyo’s must-see destinations, the world’s tallest free-standing broadcasting tower. You can also enjoy the 300-odd shops and restaurants at the foot of the tower, collectively known as Tokyo Solamachi. This area strives to embrace new trends while preserving the atmosphere of old Tokyo.


Asakusa & SKYTREE night tour

Senso-ji Temple, the Kaminarimon, the main hall, and the five-story pagoda are all lit up at night. The orange light on the vermilion buildings is even more beautiful and fantastic than in the early morning. At the Sky Tree, you can see the lights of the city as far as the eye can see, enjoy taking pictures, and appreciate amazing views. In addition, the Sky Tree is illuminated from around sunset to 24:00 every day, beautifully illuminating the night of Asakusa.



*Only overseas delegates and accompanying persons can join these tours.
*Application: At “Tokyo City Information Desk” in the venue (Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo) First-come-first-served basis
(No reservation is accepted prior to the congress)

Tokyo City Information Desk: Wed. August 9 – Sat. August 12

Wed. August 9  :  15:00 – 18:00
Thu. August 10  :  8:30 – 18:30
Fri. August 11  :  8:30 – 18:30
Sat. August 12  :  8:30 – 16:00

*Limited to one plan per person
*Inquiry about tours:

Participants of the complimentary tours above may be photographed/filmed by an authorized photographer/cameraman for the purpose of our records and future promotion of Tokyo. By joining these tours, you agree that your image may be used in full / in part and distributed for the above-mentioned purposes.

Supported by Tokyo Metropolitan Government