English Sightseeing Tours in Bunkyo City, Tokyo

更新日 2023年06月14日


 English Sightseeing Tours in Bunkyo City, Tokyo







When participating in a tour, please note the following;

  1. Each tour takes about two hours. You will be spending a lot of time walking, so it is important to wear comfortable shoes and clothes. Please bring sufficient drinking water with you.
  2. Please refrain from posting personal information or images, such as the names and photographs of the tour guides or other tour participants, on websites or in other media without obtaining prior consent of the persons concerned.
  3. Generally speaking, tours will not be cancelled due to inclement weather. However, they may be cancelled if safety or security concerns warrant. If a cancellation occurs, the tour organizers will try to contact all scheduled participants.
Bunkyo City is proud to host an exciting variety of attractive gardens, temples, shrines, and interesting cultural facilities. 
What's more, the city also sponsors a volunteer sightseeing guide service, operated by English-speaking Bunkyo City citizens,
all of whom are eager to guide you to the city's points of interest.

If you would like to take advantage of this service, please read the tour information available on our website, and then complete the online application form.

gokokuji tour Nedu shrine


koishikawakourakuen 姉妹都市使節団

Past Tours

Koishikawa Korakuen Garden Tour

Flyer(PDFファイル; 703KB)
Tour Code   K11-6-2023

 June 11, 2023 (Sun.

Time   10:30 a.m. ~12:30 p.m.
Meeting time   10:30 a.m.
Meeting Place   Civic Center 1F, INFORMARTION Desk
Participation Fee   Free
Entrance Fee   300 Yen (for Koishikawa Korakuen Garden)
Maximum Participants

 20 (in order of arrival of applications)

Minimum Partcipants   2

Place to visit

Koishikawa Korakuen Garden 

 One of major Daimyo (feudal lord) gardens in Tokyo, built by Mito Tokugawa Family in early Edo period. Enjoy viewing irises in full bloom.






Application  Closed
 Deadline for Application   23:59, June 7, 2023 (Wed.)


Edogawa Park Tour

Flyer(PDFファイル; 991KB)

Tour Table
Tour Code   G 26-3-2023

 26 March 2023 (Sun

Time   13:30 am ~16:00 pm
Meeting time 

 13:20 am

Meeting Place   The entrance of Edogawa Park   (near Exit 1A  of Edogawabashi station)
Participation Fee   Free
Transportaion Fee   200 Yen
Max Guests 

20 (in order of arrival of applications) 

※The number of guests is subjected to change depending on the situation of COVID-19. 

Min Guests   2

Place to visit

 Edogawa Park


Edogawa Park  - Let's enjoy cherry blossom viewing along the Kanda River !


St. Mary's Cathedral, Tokyo  - A remarkable piece of architecture built in the shape of a cross with eight hyperbolic parabolas. 





Gokokuji was built in 1681 by 5th Edo Shogun Tokugawa Tsunayoshi. Enjoy viewing cherry blossoms in full bloom. 



Application  Application closed
Deadline for Application  23:59 , 22 Mar 2023 (Wednesday)



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Academy Promotion Department

Bunkyo City Office

Bunkyo Civic Center 17F

1-16-21 Kasuga, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 〒112-8555




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