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Japan Tours for Travelers with Kids

Check out our collection of kid-friendly tours in Japan led by locals

Traveling with Kids in Tokyo

1. Go to a Maid Cafe

Maid cafe's are a unique concept in Tokyo. It is fun, lively, and full of interesting ideas that will blow your mind. Try entering a maid cafe, it's an eye opening experience for the family to all enjoy.

2. Play Retro Arcade Games

Venture into Akihabara, which is a town filled with many retro arcade games as well as many new concepts, anime, games that will sure keep your kids filled with joy and wonder.

3. Go on a Monster Mash

Check out the Monster Cafe in Harajuku, it is filled with colorful decor and a bunch of unique foods. Boggie with the performers or cuddle with the furry monsters that roam the area.

4. Cook Food Together

Try cooking authentic Japanese food together. Enjoy making Okonomiyaki pancakes with the family. Enjoy eating and take those skills back with you home.

5. Learn together Calligraphy

Get a hands on approach learning Calligraphy in Japan. Teachers are super friendly and it's fun for all ages who wish to learn the calligraphy brush strokes from a master.

6. Kid Friendly Restaurants

It can be a little difficult finding a family friendly restaurant in Tokyo that is authentic. But don't let that deter you, go on a Food Tour in Shinjuku and enjoy the night together!

7. Snap Purikura

Purikura is a photo booth that produces photo stickers. You can add effects and graffiti to your shot on the spot. While in Harajuku, check out some of the best Purikura machines in town with the kids.

Traveling with Kids in Osaka

1. Local Osaka Food

Grub on some local Osaka style food in Dotonbori, some of the best made dishes made in Japan.

2. Kuromon Market

Take a stroll around Kuromon Market, one of the most famous markets in Osaka. Eat freshly prepared food and explore more of Osaka with your kids. in town with the kids.

Traveling with Kids in Kyoto

1. See the Bamboo Forest

Venture to the mystical bamboo forest in Arashiyama. You can soak in the beauty of the green forest and relax around with the kids.

2. Tea Ceremony

Experience traditional Japanese Tea Ceremony, all ages are welcome and you can try hands on experience in learning the etiquettes of Japan's culture tradition

3. Kyoto Food Adventure

Bring the kids along! Go on a Food Adventure in Kyoto, find out the best local dishes there are in Kyoto and get to know deeper Japanese culture.

Traveling with Kids in Hiroshima

1. Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park

The most Iconic scene in Hiroshima, stroll around the Peace Memorial Park. There are many things to see, do, and experience. Learn more about Japanese life and feel the revival of the city.

2. Hiroshima Orizuru Tower

Go up to the Orizuru Tower's Observatory Area. You can get almost of the whole view of the Hiroshima city and feel the strength of the people/human nature of Hiroshima.