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What to Know Before You Go on a Tokyo Pub Crawl

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What to Know Before You Go on a Tokyo Pub Crawl

When you’re looking for a way to meet people, explore Tokyo’s nightlife and experience Japanese culture, a pub crawl is a great way to go. Tokyo pub crawls introduce a variety of entertainment options, free food, fun and lots of drinks. Whether you are traveling alone or with a group, pub crawls are a great choice.

What is a Pub Crawl?

Pub crawls offer visitors a unique opportunity to get to know an area and its people. Pub crawls are a series of pubs or bars that are visited one after another. During a pub crawl, participants sample different beers, wines and other drinks plus enjoy snacks and sample various types of food.

Pub crawls allow participants to generally experience something they would not normally do while they are travelling. Quite often the bars and pubs visited will be unique; featuring local beers, unique foods and atmosphere and music. All in all, pub crawls provide people a chance to have fun, make memories and make new friends from other parts of the world.

Why You Should Go on a Pub Crawl in Tokyo?

When it comes to pub crawls, Tokyo offers a great experience for all travelers. The city is home to some of the hottest clubs, bars, pubs and lounge bars. Pub crawls are an exciting way to discover the whole spectrum which Tokyo nightlife has to offer. The bigger pub crawls can be quite crowded and noisy but still can be an enjoyable experience.

Tokyo also has a variety of craft beer bars offering both imported foreign beers as well as locally brewed craft beers. This is an interesting way of discovering the tastes, trends and even cultures behind each variety of beer. Furthermore, small scale pub crawls guided by locals can help you investigate Tokyo’s secret nightlife spots, only known to locals.

What Can You Expect During the Tokyo Pub Crawl?

In general on a Tokyo pub crawl, you will be going to three or four venues over the course of three or four hours. It is a great way to make friends and see what Tokyo nightlife is all about. The price for most pub crawls range from ¥4,000-8,000 (approx. USD38-76). The fee usually includes free entry, discount on drinks at some venues, free snacks and alcohol-tasting experiences. Some pub crawls also include bar hopping games with organized activities at each venue including karaoke!

Where to Go on a Tokyo Pub Crawl?

There are many different companies offering pub crawls in Tokyo with various themes and experiences. Some of the best places for pub crawls are Shibuya’s golden gai, Shinjuku’s Kabukicho and Roppongi’s Izakaya Alley.

For the ultimate Tokyo nightlife experience, you should get yourself signed up for a Tokyo Pub Crawl GetYourGuide. All bookings for Tokyo Pub Crawls include round-trip transportation from most major hotels in Tokyo, entry fees to all the venues, party games plus lots of fun!

If you are looking for something that is more low-key and intimate, joining a smaller scale bar-hopping tour might be the best option for you. Smaller tours usually cost around ¥7,000 – 8,000 (USD65-75 approx) and include an English speaking local guide and discounts at local bars and pubs.

For those wanting something tailored to their own needs? There are also private pub crawl experiences which start from premium pubs around town. For as little as ¥7,000/person (USD65 approx), you and your group can join professional guides for a custom tour that suits your preferences and timeframe.

What Can Make Your Experience Even More Special?

Many companies now offer themed pub crawls for those who want something more exciting than the average night out. These themed experiences such as “Ninja Pub Crawl” or “Kabuki Pub Crawl” add a personal touch to your night out with costumes to match the theme (included in the cost). If you’re looking for something out of the ordinary, this is definitely something to consider.


A pub crawl in Tokyo is an ideal way to experience the city’s nightlife, taste some great beer and make some new friends– without breaking the bank! Whether you decide to join a big organized pub crawl or explore smaller neighborhood bars with a local guide, you are sure to have an unforgettable night out in the capital of Japan! So if you’re looking for a unique and fun way to spend your time in Tokyo, why not book a Tokyo pub crawl experience today and enjoy your night out!

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What to Know Before You Go on a Tokyo Pub Crawl

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