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【Reservation】
1. How do I reserve Tokyo FooDrink Tour?
2. When do I reserve? Is advance reservation required?
3. Are there any plan for child ?
4. Can I book a private tour for my family or work group?
5. Will I have a good experience taking a Tokyo FooDrink Tour as a single?

【Courses】
1. What tours do you offer?
2. Which tour should I take?

【Tokyo FooDrink Tour】
1. How much walking is involved?
2. Are any of your walking tours wheelchair-and/or stroller-accessible?
3. Can I sit down during a tour?
4. Are tours offered only in languages other than English?

【Foods】
1. What restaurants will we visit on the tour?
2. Are there any beverages served on the tour?
3. How much food is there?

【The weather in Tokyo】
1. Are the walking tours given in bad weather?
2. How should I dress during a tour?

【Logistics】
1. How long is a tour?
2. How many people do you take on a tour?
3. Are there bathrooms stops?

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【Reservation】
1. How do I reserve Tokyo FooDrink Tour?
First, please fill reservation form. Then we’ll send email about tour details. After your confirmation, we’ll send invoice.
When you finish paying fee through PayPal, the reservation is perfectly confirmed.
Please look at here.

 

 

2. When do I reserve? Is advance reservation required?
The tour must be reserved in advance. If you want to pay on the tour day, transaction fee is +500 yen per each.

 

 

3. Are there any plan for child ?
Yes, there are.
We assume that if your child is below 3 years, they will not be participating in the food tasting portion of the tour or that they might be sharing food with a parent. Therefore, for children below age 3, no fee is required and there will not be a food portion dedicated to this child. If you’d like food for your child under 3, then please tell us in advance. Either way, please indicate when you reserve, whether you are with a child on the tour, so that our tour guide can be prepared. If you have further questions, please contact us.
The price is below:
13 years and up : 100%
4 years – 12 years : 70%.
3 years and under : Free

 

 

4. Can I book a private tour for my family or work group?
Yes, private tours are available for groups. To inquire about a private tour, please fill out the form.
We will contact you within 24 hours to inform you if the date and time requested is available.

 

 

5. Will I have a good experience taking a Tokyo FooDrink Tour as a single?
We often have singles on our tours. We like to think of each tour group as its own family. If you are open to meet new people & having a great time, you will have a wonderful time on the food tour. Our food coordinators are so friendly that you can feel comfortable during the tour.
The minimum running number of people is two. So if the number doesn’t get to two when three days before the tour, it may be canceled.

 

 
【Courses】
1. What tours do you offer?
We offer the following tours. Click the link below to see details:
Tokyo FooDrink Tour @Tsukiji
Tokyo FooDrink Tour @Sunamachi Ginza

 

 

2. Which tour should I take?
All of them, eventually! Our tour is really unique each by each.
There are details on each tour page. Click the link below:
@Tsukiji:Exploring the world’s biggest market and learning Japanese local culture.
@Sunamachi Ginza:Exploring local shopping street and learning Japanese local culture.

 

 
【Tokyo FooDrink Tour】
1. How much walking is involved?
Not more than you can handle! The pace is usually good for everyone. We are on our feet for approximately 3.5 hours.

 

 

2. Are any of your walking tours wheelchair-and/or stroller-accessible?
Unfortunately, wheelchairs and stroller are not recommended on our tours due to the many narrow and busy space that we walk on. If you have further questions, please contact us.

 

 

3. Can I sit down during a tour?
Even though our walking tours are 3.5 hours, there are spots during each tour to rest. We understand that it might be difficult to be on your feet for a long time. We make sure that everyone is comfortable during our tours.

 

 

4. Are tours offered only in languages other than English?
No. We’re sorry. Tours are only offered in English at this time.

 

 

【Foods】
1. What restaurants will we visit on the tour?
We visit various food shops in each tour. We arrange only good shops!! Every store is so special and worth visiting.

 

 

2. Are there any beverages served on the tour?
We supply everyone with a bottle of water at the start of the tour. Why a Bottle of Water? Water is the perfect beverage to cleanse the mouth. There is usually a chance for people who is over 20 years to taste an alcoholic on the tours. And while the tour, we have teatime. You can taste Japanese tea.

 

 

3. How much food is there?
Enough food tastings are served that for most people lunch afterwards is not needed. It’s very rare that anyone walks away hungry!
All food tastings are all included in the cost of the tour. There are 6-8 delicious food tasting stops on each tour. Each tasting has been chosen by Tokyo FooDrink Tour staff based on what we think is the best of the best in the town.

 

 
【The weather in Tokyo】
1. Are the walking tours given in bad weather?
All of our tours are held rain or sunny. In the event of inclement weather, we will be able to go inside many of the establishments on the tour. We will not be outdoors for the entire 3 hours. You should still dress appropriately for the day’s weather conditions. It is impossible to cancel a tour at the very last minute due to many circumstances beyond our control. Before reservation, please be aware of the possible weather conditions for that time of year.

 

 

2. How should I dress during a tour?
Please dress casual, comfortable, and appropriate for the different seasons in Tokyo. Before you come this tour, please take a look at weather forcast.

Here are some general Weather Conditions in Tokyo.

January, February, March
Weather:Cold, dry, in rare cases snow. Temperatures can range from 0-15 degrees. With a wind chill, it can get below zero early in the morning. March is not as cold as Febrary.
What to Wear: Bring an warm coat, scarf, hat, gloves, shoes which you can walk easily and an umbrella.

April, May, June
Weather: Spring in Tokyo is the best time to be in the city, without doubt. Spring usually means less humidity and temperatures between 10-20 degree. In June, we are in rainy season, so many days we have rain.
What to Wear: In April, bring a light spring jacket. If you don’t have an umbrella, buy a cheap one at the comvinience store when we aware at the first drop.

July, August, September
Weather: Hot, humid. Temperatures range from 25-35.
What to Wear: Wear light clothing. Towels are needed.

October, November, December
Weather: In October and early November, the temperatures range from 10-25. But from the middle of November, it gets really cold.(Temperatures range from 5-15)
What to Wear: Wear light jacket. If you’re coming in the back half of November or later, maybe you always need a warm coat, scarf.

 

 
【Logistics】
1. How long is a tour?
Approximately 3.5 hours. Just enough time to fall in love with one of the shopper that we tour in. Once the tour is same as many time as waiting popular restaurant. It’s really valuable for taking this tour.

 

 

2. How many people do you take on a tour?
5-8 people per tour is the perfect number! All of our guides can manage 8 people with ease and still make sure that everyone gets a personalized experience.

 

 

3. Are there bathrooms stops?
Of course there are! Your tour guide will keep you very happy and comfortable and let you know about the next restroom.

If you have other question, please contact us through contact form.