Zoom
with a local in
Tokyo

Video call with a local to plan your perfect trip or to ask for local tips, essential info and insider secrets!

City Unscripted Zoom with a local
City Unscripted Zoom with a local
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City Unscripted Zoom with a local

Chat to one of our locals via zoom and get answers to all your questions plus personalized recommendations on things to do, places to go, best local eats and logistics to make your trip a breeze.

How does it work?

  • Tell us about you

    After booking, answer our short questionnaire so we can choose the right host for your video call

  • Chat to your host

    Got questions? Ask away, and get insider tips based on your interests, travel style and what you want to see and do

  • Get your customised plan

    Get a summary of your conversation from your host, including a list of their recommendations and helpful links

City Unscripted Zoom with local

We don’t do deals with restaurants, shops or attractions so you’ll always get unbiased recommendations from our hosts!

Top private tours
in Tokyo

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Tokyo in pink: discover the magic of the cherry blossom season

Experience the cherry blossom season's traditions like a local - the best sakura viewing spots, traditional eats, and a serene hanami picnic

$190.48 per person

4 hours

  • (24)

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Half day

Your perfect half-day in Tokyo

4 hours tailored to what you want to see and do. So whether it's ticking off main sites or discovering hidden gems, it's up to you and your host!

$138.60 per person

4 hours

  • (439)

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Food & Drink

Eat like a true Tokyoite

Explore Tokyo's culinary backstreets. 8-10 unique foods & drinks in 2-3 local izakayas. Skip the tourist crowds and experience real local flavors.

$191.10 per person

4 hours

  • (136)

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Full day

Epic Tokyo: A full-day tailored exploration

8 hours tailored to what you want to see and do. So whether it's ticking off main sites or discovering hidden gems, it's up to you and your host!

$254.10 per person

8 hours

  • (281)

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Introduction to the city

Get a head start: Kickstart your trip to Tokyo

The ideal 3-hour experience for your first day in Tokyo. Get oriented and gain tips from your host to make the most of the rest of your visit.

$109.73 per person

3 hours

  • (299)

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Food & Drink

On a roll in Tokyo! The sushi experience

Forget the luxury sushi restaurants in your guide and eat incredible sushi like a local at popular conveyor-belt and standing sushi restaurants

$164.73 per person

3 hours

  • (9)

Experiences for all
types of travelers

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Experiences
for all types
of travelers

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Latest reviews from our guests

    It was great well worth it.

    February 2024

    Joseph R

    Great guy, amazing time. Was able to take me everywhere I asked him, and showed me some cool hidden gems.

    February 2024

    Isaiah C

    Chiara was wonderful! She took us to to a number of beautiful sites and adapted the tour so that we could experience some of the quieter parts of Tokyo. We got a great mix of shopping, food, and history on our tour! We highly recommend!

    February 2024

    Olivia R

    Helpful and friendly and knowledgeable.

    February 2024

    Meredith D

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Travel planning consultation

Got questions about the city you’re visiting? Our local hosts have all the answers. City Unscripted will set your trip up for success with travel planning tips from our knowledgeable local insiders – the only travel consultants you’ll ever need.

With our simple travel planning service, you can chat with a like-minded local before you even board your flight! We’ll set up a video call or email conversation with a guide in the city you’re visiting, so you can get expert online travel advice to make your travel planning a breeze.

Save yourself the hours of researching online travel advice yourself. Whether you have questions about public transport, need advice on where to stay, or you simply want to arrive at your destination fully prepared with insider tips and tricks, our travel planning service will set you up.

What are you waiting for? Book a tour with City Unscripted and let’s get your travel planning started with top-notch online travel advice from the travel consultants who know it all – the locals!