Tokyo Private Tours

Kichijoji Aki Matsuri taken on a Maction Planet Tokyo Photography Tour

Experiencing the 45th Kichijoji Aki Matsuri

The latest video on the Maction Planet YouTube Channel comes from the Kichijoji Aki Matsuri, which we attended with Antonella as part of a day of street photography and amazing food in the Backstreets of Tokyo. Here’s some background to our amazing day. Sunday 10th September 2017 was the climax of the 45th Kichijoji Aki […]

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Maction Planet Tokyo Private Tours reached 50 Trip Advisor Reviews

Maction Planet reaches 50 TripAdvisor Reviews, all rated ‘Excellent’

PRESS RELEASE: Maction Planet is excited to announce that they have reached 50 TripAdvisor Reviews, all rated ‘Excellent’, TripAdvisor’s 5-star ranking. “Thank you so much to all our wonderful guests for taking the time to write such glowing reviews. It is very rewarding to read about the memorable experiences they have enjoyed in Tokyo” said […]

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Mixmag Japan: Mixmag Neon Logo seen on a Maction Planet Tokyo Private Tour

What the Tokyo Locals Do: Mixmag Japan Launch Press After Party

Craft beer, the legacy of the zaibatsu, a cloudy architecture tour from on high, amazing ramen and thumping house music from Mixmag Japan… all in one four hour tour of Tokyo. Mac explains all in the latest edition of “What The Tokyo Locals Do”! “I love it when a plan comes together” said Xiaomai as […]

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What the Tokyo Locals Do: Honkaku Shochu and Awamori Night

In the latest edition of “What the Tokyo Locals Do”, Mac describes an evening at the ‘Honkaku Shochu and Awamori – Taste The Spirit of Japan 2017’ hosted by the Japan Sake and Shochu Makers Association. Once again, we were able to give Maction Planet Tokyo Private Tour guests access to this industry event!  Our guests […]

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What the Tokyo Locals Do: The Bacon Prize and The Tokyo Prize Awards Night

In the second in our new semi-regular series “What The Tokyo Locals Do”, Mac describes a wonderful evening at the presentation of The Bacon and Tokyo Art Prizes. It wasn’t just the locals who enjoyed it though – we brought along Maction Planet Tokyo Private Tour guests! Thursday 31 August 2017 was a busy day […]

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Showa Gentokan visited on a Maction Planet Tokyo Private Tour

10 Tokyo Museums Odder than the Cup Noodle Museum

The August edition of British Airways’ Highlife Magazine has a feature about the world’s oddest museums. Japan is represented by The Cup Noodle Museum in Yokohama. While we don’t doubt that some people may find that fairly odd, here are 10 museums which we would argue are considerably odder. We use ‘odder’ here very affectionately, […]

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10 candid Tokyo shots from ‘Sandman: 24 Hour Diner’ director Evan Henderson

Evan Henderson, director of Sandman: 24 Hour Diner, was a guest of Maction Planet last year, and enjoyed a multi-day Tokyo Private Tour with friends which included superstar comic book artist Ken Lashley. As part of a recent ‘Mac on Tokyo’ world-exclusive interview, he promised to share his favourite photos from his time in The […]

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Testu Fusen as seen on a Maction Planet Tokyo Art Tour

Tetsu Fusen at the Tokyo Station Gallery

There is one week to go to see ‘Tetsu Fusen: A Retrospective – 40th Anniversary of His Death’ at the Tokyo Station Gallery. Mac, Founder of Maction Planet, takes a look at the life of this unique artist who will transform your ideas about Nihonga painting forever.   You probably haven’t heard of Tetsu Fusen, […]

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46000 in 1: Shiman-rokusennichi at Sensoji

July 10 is one of the most important days at Sensoji, the world’s most visited religious site. Mac, Founder of Maction Planet, discusses the history of the connected events happening around it, as enjoyed by our guests on their “Backstreets of Shitamachi” Tokyo Private Tour! Yesterday I spent an amazing day with Clare and Emma, our […]

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FC Tokyo: You’ll Never Walk Alone

Maction Planet were at Ajinomoto Stadium for the first FC Tokyo home game of the 2017 J.League Season on 4th March 2017! Enjoy this rousing rendition of “You’ll Never Walk Alone” from the FC Tokyo fans, out in full force (and full voice). Maction Planet Tokyo Football Experiences can be incorporated into any of our […]

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