Welcome to Yokohama
Even though it's just a 20-minute train ride south of central Tokyo, Yokohama (横浜) has an appealing flavour and history all its own. Locals are likely to cite the uncrowded, walkable streets or neighbourhood atmosphere as the main draw, but for visitors it's the breezy bay front, creative arts scene, multiple microbreweries, jazz clubs and great international dining
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Private Yokohama Transfer: Yokohama Port to Tokyo
After your arrival at Osanbashi International Passenger Terminal, your private driver will be waiting for you and holding a sign with your name. Follow your driver to a comfortable private vehicle and relax as you are transferred to Tokyo, located approximately 15 miles (24 km) northwest of the Yokohama port.When making a booking, you are required to provide your cruise ship details as well as your Tokyo hotel details: Name of arrival ship Cruise ship arrival time Drop-off hotel name and address Though drivers will be briefed on your pickup point, we cannot guarantee an English-speaking driver. Local operators can provide an English-speaking assistant upon request for a fee of JPY 6,000.Your transfer will be confirmed instantaneously when booked 15 days prior to your travel date and you will be provided with a travel voucher to present to the driver. It's that easy!Price is per person, based on 8 adults per car/vehicle.
Private Chartered Taxi Tour to the Mt Fuji 5th Station from Yokohama
At 8am, your taxi will come to pick you up from your centrally locate hotel in Yokohama and transfer you to Mt Fuji by taxi. Your first stop will be the Mt Fuji 5th Station where you will start the ascent up Mt Fuji via the Fuji Subaru Line and climb 7,546 ft (2,300 meters) above sea level for breathtaking views from above the clouds. Then, you will visit the famous lakes at the base of Mt Fuji with four of Fujigoko (Fuji Five Lakes) including Lake Kawaguchiko, Lake Saiko, Lake Shojiko and Lake Motosuko, the town offers different views with different lakes. You can enjoy the best view of Mt Fuji from this area. Fujikawaguchiko has various seasonal activities including onsen hot springs, events and hiking, throughout the year: The Kachi Kachi ropeway, a 30 minute activity, reaches the summit in three minutes, and then from the observation area at an elevation of 1,075 meters there is a 360 degree panoramic view of Mount Fuji and Lake Kawaguchiko, and on fair weather days even the Minami Alps (Mount Akaishi and Mount Arakawa). The Oshino Hakkai, a 50 minute visit, is a natural monument that is a set of eight spring water ponds that comes from the subsoil water of Mt Fuji. For this reason, this water is thought to be sacred water and is also extremely pure since it is filtered through porous lava layers. Lake Yamanakako Flower Park, or the Hananomiyako koen, is the garden for relaxation for which you can enjoy many different kinds of seasonal vivid flowers in the 300,000 square meters. At the Yamanakako Onsen, you can experience bathing in a natural alkaline hot spring bath and see a beautiful view of Mt Fuji while enjoying a relaxing soak in the open-air bath for about an hour. Then, after a full day near Mt Fuji, you will depart Lake Yamanakako and return to Yokohama by taxi where you will be dropped off at your hotel by 7 or 8pm.
Private Yokohama Custom Full-Day Tour by Chartered Vehicle
This is a private tour by a chartered vehicle. Using this service, you can charter your vehicle Limousine, Van, or Bus which is most suitable for your group and visit many attractive sightseeing spots. You don't have to hurry for any other tourist. This tour is only for your group!Tour route can be arranged upon your request.Recommended spots to visit:- Sankei GardenSankeien is a spacious Japanese style garden in southern Yokohama which exhibits a number of historic buildings from across Japan.- China TownJapan's first and largest china town since 1859. Popular favorites include steamed buns (manju), ramen noodles and a wide array of other Chinese dishes.- Minato MiraiGreat location along the water and has a wealth of attractions : Cosmo World, Sky Garden Observatory and shopping center. Especially Landmark Tower is popular as the tallest building (296 meters) in Japan.
Day Trip to a Japanese Public Bath and Explore a Small Town with a Local Host
The tour begins at 10am when you will meet at your local tour operators' office. From there, you will be taken to the Sento in Yokohama called "Shimizu-yu" by car which takes around 45 minutes. Once you arrive at the Sento, you will be greeted by the local host, an owner of a Sento. He will first start by telling you the Japanese way to take a bath and tell you some stories behind what a Sento is. If you are worried about having a language barrier, there will be a translator to help you communicate with locals. After having a brief conversation, you will get a chance to take a bath and relax your body. Once you come out of the Sento, it will be time for lunch. The host will show you around the town and have lunch with you in a restaurant nearby. After lunch, you will head back to the office in Harajuku to conclude your tour.
Full-Day Private Custom Chartered Taxi Tour of Yokohama
Upon booking, advise the tour operator of your preferred departure time between 7am and 11am, and whether you wish to travel in a car or van.At the arranged time, get picked up from your centrally located Yokohama hotel. Greet your friendly driver-guide, jump aboard your private vehicle, and begin your 8-hour, fully customized, tour of the city.You arrange your own itinerary according to your interests. Recommended attractions include:Sankeien Garden: A traditional Japanese-style garden designed and landscaped by Sankei Hara, a wealthy businessman in the silk trade.Misono Park Yokomizo Residence: An old folk house built during the Edo Period.Sojiji Temple: The head temple of the Soto Buddhist sect, measuring about 538,195 square feet (50,000 square meters).Yokohama Landmark Tower: Japan's second-tallest building, measuring 972-feet (296-meters) high and offering panoramic city views from its 69th-floor Sky Garden, accessed via Japan's fastest elevator.Chinatown: Japan's oldest Chinatown, established over 150 years ago and offering a multitude of shops and eateries.Your tour concludes with a drop-off at your hotel or at any Yokohama station.