Bunkyo City International Exchange Group is offering a free English guided tour of the Bunkyo Civic Center and Koishikawa Korakuen Park and Garden on Sunday, December 3rd. 10:15am to 12:15pm (Sign up by Thursday, November 30th). It`s a beautiful Japanese garden to visit, and located just behind the Tokyo Dome. Tour this beautiful park and garden, and meet kind, local English-speaking volunteers. Post tour move on to lunch and entertainment at the Tokyo Dome (Amusement Park, ASObono, and Roller Skating).
“Bunkyo City is proud to host an exciting variety of attractive gardens, temples, shrines, and interesting cultural facilities. What’s more, the city also sponsors a volunteer sightseeing guide service, operated by English-speaking Bunkyo City citizens, all of whom are eager to guide you to the city’s points of interest. If you would like to take advantage of this service, please read the tour information then complete the online application form.” – Bunkyo City International Exchange Section.
“When participating in a tour, please note the following;
- Each tour takes about two hours. You will be spending a lot of time walking, so it is important to wear comfortable shoes and clothes. Please bring sufficient drinking water with you.
- Please refrain from posting personal information or images, such as the names and photographs of the tour guides or other tour participants, on websites or in other media without obtaining prior consent of the persons concerned.
- Generally speaking, tours will not be cancelled due to inclement weather. However, they may be cancelled if safety or security concerns warrant. If a cancellation occurs, the tour organizers will try to contact all scheduled participants.” – Bunkyo City Office
English Guided Tour Details:
Date & Time of Event: Sunday, December 3rd. 10:15am to 12:15pm
Sign up: By Thursday, November 30th via the online application form.
Fee: Free (no guide fee, but 300 yen to enter the gardens)
Meeting Time and Place: 10:00am at the Bunkyo Civic Center 1F, Information Desk.
For inquiries: 03-5803-1310
Koishikawa Korakuen Park and Garden English Guided Tour
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