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"和船 Wafune" Japanese Boat Experience & "砂町銀座 Sunamachi Ginza" Walk

posted Oct 25, 2016, 2:43 AM by Tsubasa Kato   [ updated Oct 25, 2016, 6:20 AM ]

"和船 Wafune" Japanese Boat Experience & "砂町銀座 Sunamachi Ginza" Walk

2016 November 9th (Wednesday) 10:00AM~12:00PM | Ojima, Koto-ku, Tokyo


 

"WAFUNE" Taking a Japanese traditional boat and learning the history of canal town "Fukagawa"

East Tokyo has been famous as “Canal City” where has had several canals between Sumida river and Edo river
for distribution and transportation for the neighbourhood of urban city, like Venice in Italy.
“WAFUNE tomo-no-kai” is the NPO organized to reserve the WAFUNE (Japanese boat) and control skills.
They take you to 15-20 min’s short boat trip and explain how developed this area is.
Enjoy canal city, FUKAGAWA!

Where
Meeting Place: Clover bridge (1-1-1 Ojima, Koto-ku, Tokyo) | MAP
*walking to the Yokojyukkengawa-shinsui riverside park (横十間川親水公園)


Important Notes
Please be punctual and arrive on time (*we will start the event on time)


 What to wear / bring
Camera (if you have)
Cash (*some small shops accept cash only)


 Rate
Participation Fee: FREE
Tour guides: includes (in English)


 Notes
Canceled in case of rain, strong wind etc.

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Happy Bite! Dive into the local market and find your favorite lunch!!

After boat experience, we're going to the Sunamachi Ginza street where is famous as is the one of popular local shopping street in Tokyo. There are around 150 shops, yakitori, Japanese snacks, tenpura, greengrocer, etc.
We'll buy some Japanese delicatessen, Korean, Idian, some ethnic dishes, too.
Let's explore the local market and buy your Lunch!

 
Where
Meeting Place: the Yokojyukkengawa-shinsui riverside park (横十間川親水公園)


What to wear / bring
Camera (if you have)
Cash (*some small shops accept cash only)


 
Rate
 Participation Fee: JPY500
Tour guides: includes (in English)


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2016 November 9th (Wednesday) 10:00AM~12:00PM | Ojima, Koto-ku, Tokyo