Nakano Major Otaku Tour - Explore Tokyo's Anime Town with a Local
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Nakano Major Otaku Tour - Explore Tokyo's Anime Town with a LocalJoin fellow Otaku and discover hidden gems in a town famous for its anime, manga, and beyond!

  • 2.5 hour tour
  • Small group tour
  • English speaking guide
per person
What makes this tour unique
  • Explore anime and manga shops in the giant shopping mall, Nakano Broadway
  • Try Nakano's sweets and Play Japanese video games together!
  • Venture into a hidden izakaya bar in the backstreets of Nakano
What's included
  • 1 drink and 1 food at a bar
  • 2.5 hours with a local guide
  • Tour photos
Not included
  • Additional drinks and foods

Nakano, located close to Shinjuku, is a unique district in Tokyo. For Japanese people, Nakano is known as the district that attracts people that come from many different cultures, and where devoted anime and manga geeks (otaku) gather to hunt for anime or idol merchandise. Akihabara is the town filled with anime and manga, while Nakano, on the other hand, has a lot to offer in addition to anime and manga culture: local shopping streets with locals living there, old buildings with lots of unique second-hand shops, Nakano Broadway, and food alleys.

This tour is for any traveler who not only who loves Japanese anime, but anyone who wants to explore "non-touristy" places in a couple of hours.
Families, solo travelers, and childen are welcome!

Uncover a unique town that showcases authentic, local scenes, and chat about Japanese anime and subculture!

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Meeting Point
JR Nakano Station North Exit (Right in front ot NewDays, a convenience store)
  • Right outside of JR Nakano station North Exit
  • A guide will be holding a sign saying "Magical Trip"
  • You do not need to pay for the guide's food and drinks
  • Please bring some cash for your additional orders
  • Only people 20 years or older can drink alcohol because of law in Japan
  • A person over 6 years old can join this tour.
  • Out of respect for other guests and to ensure the best tour for everyone, we must start the tour on time.
  • You will not be able to join the tour, get refund or rescheduled if you are late for the tour and missed the group.
Cancel Policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the tour starting time.
  • Free date/time change up to 4 hours till the tour starting time (depending on availability).
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