Explore the kaleidoscopic streets of Tokyo’s vibrant Akihabara district with a unique go-karting experience. This guided tour provides the chance to ride through a labyrinth of busy streets lined with techy shops and colourful outlets filled with manga and anime products. Get dressed up as your favourite comic book character to truly get in the spirit and follow your knowledgeable guide as they whizz you around a series of thrilling Tokyo attractions.
You’ll cross the iconic Rainbow Bridge, zipping around the high-tech hub of Odaiba which occupies a purpose-built isle in shimmering Tokyo Bay. Drive past the imposing Tokyo Tower, through Toranomon Tunnel, and pause by the resplendent Imperial Palace for a golden photo opportunity. There’s a chance to stop by Ginza, one of Japan’s glitziest shopping shops, while riverside Ryogoku is a feast for the senses with its historic buildings, sumo wrestling stadiums and traditional ryotei (fine dining) restaurants.
You’ll need an international driver’s permit for this one, plus your passport, so it’s important to plan ahead. With the option of a 2-hour or 3-hour Go-kart street tour Japan adventure – not to mention a variety of start times – this tour is a conveniently flexible and fun way of seeing the Japanese capital.