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    Stop At: Nakagin Capsule Tower Building, 8-16-10 Ginza, Chuo 104-0061 Tokyo Prefecture

    We will visiting the capsule room inside the Nakagin Capsule tower which is not easily accessible unless you come on the tour.

    Duration: 1 hour
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    Departure Point
    Nakagin Capsule Tower, 8-chōme-16-10 Ginza, Chuo City, Tōkyō-to 104-0061, Japan
    Departure Time
    12:00 PM
    Duration
    1h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Professional guide
    • Entry/Admission - Nakagin Capsule Tower Building
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transportation to/from attractions
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • A maximum of 5 people per booking
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 5 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Our tour guide Yoshiyuki was very informative and enthusiastic throughout our tour. As an architecture student I learned alot on this tour. Going into the actual capsule was a unique experience. Thanks Yoshiyuki!

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Steven N
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This tour give us a rare view of this time capsule of metabolism marvel. Tho decaying, one can still feels the dreams and aspiration the architect has for this building through the attention to details that was put into the design. The experience is enhanced...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank resseaiyong
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Seeing the Nakagin Capsule Tower was always on my 'must do' list if I ever visited Japan, but fortunately you're also able to tour through one of the closely original living capsules through this tour. If you're interested in architecture, science fiction or even history,...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank Geoff L
    Reviewed 9 August 2019

    There is no building quite like Nakagin Capsule Tower anywhere else. It has such an interesting history and utopian ideas behind it. It is such an icon of 70’s Tokyo and an origin of the capsule era. Joining this tour is currently the only chance...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank Tamunamela
    Reviewed 30 July 2019

    I visited Nakagin Capsule tower with some friends and the tour was incredibly interesting and thorough. It's quite a rare opportunity since the building is constantly threatened for demolition and it can't be visited without a guide. Our guide, Mari san, speaks perfect english, really...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank bearadise
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    Response from 84allanb | Reviewed this property |
    Photos inside the capsule room you visit are allowed, but not in the corridor to other rooms (privacy for tennants).
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