10 One-of-a-Kind Ways To Explore Japan’s Capital City, Tokyo

Get further under the skin of Japans capital with a unique tour
Get further under the skin of Japan's capital with a unique tour | © imageBROKER / Alamy Stock Photo
Culture Trip Travel Team

Tokyo may be one of the most popular destinations on the planet, but that doesn’t mean you have to explore it in the same way as everyone else. These unique tours will shed a fresh light on Japan’s capital city.

Tokyo’s futuristic buildings, quirky culture and playful food scene keeps travellers coming back for more. No matter how many times you’ve been here, this curated list of tours can show you a unique side of Japan’s capital city. Take a tempura-frying lesson at a Japanese culinary school or learn how to wield a samurai sword with these experiences that will take you straight into the city’s heart.

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