The Tokyo Metropolitan Government will offer the following complimentary tours for overseas guests of 24th FAWA Convention. These tours will take them to the main tourist sites in Tokyo during the Convention and will offer outstanding exotic experiences (the tour courses are subject to change).
Supported by Tokyo convention & Visitors Bureau
Japanese Garden & River Cruise
This tour will take visitors to traditional Japanese gardens, such as the Hama-Rikyu Gardens, a typical garden of the Edo period (1603–1868), or the Imperial Palace East Gardens, a part of the palace grounds open to the public, and the former site of Edo Castle. A river cruise from the Hama-Rikyu Gardens will offer views of Tokyo from the river.
Asakusa – Japan’s Most Famous Temple
The tour will take you to Asakusa, which is the old center of downtown Tokyo, the most famous sightseeing spot in Tokyo. The area maintains the atmosphere of the old capital, with its 200m-long avenue of numerous stalls leading up to Japan’s most famous Buddhist temple, Sensoji. You can find traditional shops to buy souvenirs or Japanese local sweets and fast food along the market street.