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Agora Place Asakusa Special Plan: “Let’s Enjoy Asakusa” New Options Now Available: “Tour Asakusa By Rickshaw” And “Asakusa Kimono Stroll”

October 21, 2015 Hotel News No Comments Email Email

AGORA PLACE ASAKUSA (General Manager: Kotaro Ishii, location: Taito-ku, Tokyo, guest rooms: 145), operated by AGORA Hotel Alliance, is pleased to announce a new plan, “Let’s Enjoy Asakusa,” with two options: “Tour Asakusa by Rickshaw” and “Asakusa Kimono Stroll,” available from Monday, October 5. These two options ensure that overseas guests’ stays in Tokyo will be truly unforgettable by providing a first-hand experience of traditional Japanese culture and the unique atmosphere of old-time Tokyo that pervades Asakusa to this day.

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Get Around in Style:

“Tour Asakusa by Rickshaw” A rickshaw driver who knows Asakusa inside and out will come to pick you up at the hotel at a time of your choice, and take you on a tour of all the best spots in the neighborhood by rickshaw, ending up at Niten-mon Gate. Steep yourself in the area’s unique charm while enjoying the refreshing breeze unique to a rickshaw ride and engaging in entertaining and informative chat with your guide.

Available from: Monday, October 5, 2015

Fee: ¥17,500 (two guests, one room; includes tax and service charge)

Fee covers: One-night stay + rickshaw sightseeing tour (from hotel to Niten-mon Gate, one way)

*Indicate preferred start time when making reservation

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Walk Around with Elegance:

“Asakusa Kimono Stroll” Specialist staff members, highly trained in the art of kimono dressing, will recommend a kimono that suits you from our extensive collection. Matching accessories and tabi (traditional separate-toed socks worn with sandals), and hair arrangement in a choice of styles (traditional Japanese coiffure, retro early-modern cool, up-swept contemporary chic), are included in the plan. Guests can enjoy a stroll around Asakusa to the fullest, steeped in the atmosphere of old-time Japan. Available from: Monday, October 5, 2015 Fee: ¥20,500 (two guests, one room; includes tax and service charge) Fee covers: One-night stay + kimono rental (including assistance with kimono dressing), accessories, tabi rental, and hairstyling (women only)

AGORA PLACE ASAKUSA stay in simplified guest rooms and customize them with only the amenities, gadgets, etc. they choose. With these two options, we aim to connect more travelers with the charm of Asakusa and the joys of Japanese culture, and in so doing, make a positive contribution to the community.

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