Japanese New Year Food Tour in Shibuya, Tokyo

New Year (Shogatsu or O-shogatsu) is the most important holiday in Japan. Come with us for a special evening 3-hour walking food tour in Shibuya, where we explore the traditions, food, and symbols of the season. We will show you this famous area from a different perspective, and discover the best of Shogatsu culture and winter flavors.
* Duration: 3 hours
* Starts: Shibuya City, Japan
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




New Year (Shogatsu or O-shogatsu) is the most important holiday in Japan. Come with us for a special evening 3-hour walking food tour in Shibuya, where we explore the traditions, food, and symbols of the season. We will show you this famous area from a different perspective, and discover the best of Shogatsu culture and winter flavors.

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Stop At: Hachiko, 1 Dogenzaka Shibuya Train Station, Shibuya 150-0043 Tokyo Prefecture

Meeting point: Hachiko Mural

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Hachiko, 1 Dogenzaka Shibuya Train Station, Shibuya 150-0043 Tokyo Prefecture

Hachiko Statue

Pass By: Shibuya Crossing, 2 Chome-2-1 Dogenzaka, Shibuya 150-0043 Tokyo Prefecture

Shibuya Crossing

Stop At: Shibuya, Shibuya, Tokyo, Tokyo Prefecture, Kanto

Tour Highlights:
– 3-hour tour of Shibuya exploration, visiting local food stops New Year’s season special locations
– Learn about Hatsumode, visiting shrines and temples in the New Year’s tradition
– Try symbolic “good luck” New Year’s dishes
– Learn about Shogatsu symbols and flavors with a knowledgeable, English speaking, local guide
– Enjoy a dinner featuring the classic Japanese winter dishes – Shabu Shabu and Sukiyaki
– Toast to the New Year with free-flowing sake, wines, local beer, and other beverages
– Enjoy great views of the famed Shibuya Crossing
– Finish up with a classic New Year’s Japanese dessert and a special Shogatsu gift from us

Duration: 3 hours

Pass By: Tokyu Department Store Shibuya Honten, 2-24-1 Dogenzaka, Shibuya 150-0002 Tokyo Prefecture

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