Headout logo. Link to home.

Tickets to Monkey Kart & Photoshoot Experience in Asakusa

Rated 4.4 out of 5.0 from 12 reviews.
tickets to monkey kart & photoshoot experience in asakusa-1
tickets to monkey kart & photoshoot experience in asakusa-2
tickets to monkey kart & photoshoot experience in asakusa-3
tickets to monkey kart & photoshoot experience in asakusa-4
tickets to monkey kart & photoshoot experience in asakusa-5
Free cancellation
Mobile ticket
1 hr
Guided tour

Whizz through the heart of Tokyo in a custom-built go-kart for a 1-2 hours tour dressed up as your favorite character. Have your bilingual guide take fun pictures for your socials.


  • Drive through some of Tokyo’s key attractions, such as Sensoji Temple, Tokyo Skytree, and Akihabara in custom go-karts with a guide.

  • Cosplay as your favorite character and ride on real Tokyo roads with an in-built action camera to capture your thrilling moments.

  • Click some Instagram-worthy pictures at Sensoji Temple, one of the oldest Buddhist temples in the capital, that takes you back to the Edo period.

  • Drive past Tokyo Skytree, one of the most iconic landmarks in Tokyo and the tallest structure in Japan.


  • English and Japanese-speaking expert guide

  • Custom-built go-kart with in-built action camera

  • Costumes

  • Go-kart of your choice (CAN-AM RYKER or Monkey-kart vehicle)


  • Optional insurance

  • Personal expenses

  • Micro SD card

cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 48 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Go-kart through Tokyo

Zip through the real streets of Tokyo and enjoy the cultural and social sights in the Sensoji Temple, Tokyo Skytree, and the Akihabara area. Pick a costume of your favorite character before getting into your custom-built go-karts. A tour guide who speaks Japanese and English will lead you to the iconic spots of Tokyo.

Drive past Sensoji Temple, also known as Asakusa Kannon Temple, is one of Tokyo's most iconic and oldest Buddhist temples. Located in the Asakusa district, the main entrance to Sensoji Temple is marked by the grand Kaminarimon Gate, which features a massive red lantern. Pass by Tokyo Skytree that stands as one of the tallest towers Japan . Drive around the surrounding tower that has been developed into a vibrant urban hub, offering visitors a blend of modern attractions and amenities.

Drive past Akihabara district in Tokyo which has earned international recognition as the center of Japanese pop culture, electronics, and otaku (enthusiast) subculture. This area is a haven for those interested in anime, manga, video games, electronics, and all things nerdy.

See countless shops, stores, and buildings dedicated to anime and manga merchandise, ranging from figurines and posters to DVDs and rare collector's items. The area's dynamic atmosphere and eclectic mix of offerings make it a must-visit destination for anyone interested in exploring Tokyo's modern subcultures.

Important Information

  • Please ensure that you carry a physical Japanese driver's license, International Driving Permit, SOFA License for US Forces Japan, or your own driver's license with an official Japanese translation of the license if you are from Switzerland, Germany, France, Taiwan, Belgium, Slovenia, Monaco.

  • This experience follows a strict no license, no drive policy.

  • No more than 6 participants in each tour group to personalize your experience.

  • This activity requires a hard copy of your international driving permit issued by the local authority of your country such as AAA,CAA OR AA, and another valid driving license in Japan (such as Local license (Japan) or SOFA license).

  • Foreign international driving permit Hardcopy issued by the local authority of each country will be only allowed to drive on real streets of Tokyo. A license issued in Switzerland, Germany, France, Taiwan, Belgium, Estonia or Monaco and many more with Japanese translation by authorized organizations is allowed to drive in Japan.

  • Some of the countries like Indonesia, Pakistan, Qatar, and Saudi Arabia are not allowed to drive in Japan. Just make sure once you make a booking whether your country issue an International driving permit under the 1949 convention or not.

  • To drive in Japan, an International driving permit should be under the 1949 convention to legally drive on the streets of Japan.

  • Make sure they arrive 15 minutes before their tour time

  • Route of the tour: Sensoji Temple to Skytree to Akihabara to sumo stadium arena


  • Daily : 10am, 12pm, 4pm, 6pm
  • Your voucher will be emailed to you shortly.

  • Display the mobile voucher along with a valid photo ID at the ticket redemption point.

  • Please bring your Japanese driver’s license or your international driving permit license, if you are a tourist.

Ticket Redemption Point

  • Show your ticket at Monkey Kart Asakusa.

  • Address: 4-9-9 Yokogawa, Sumida-ku, Tokyo 130-0003.

Get Directions to the Redemption Point

Getting There

By Bus

  • The closest bus stop is Yokogawa 3-chome. It is a quick 3-minute walk to the venue.

  • Board bus 都08(T08) to get there.

By Metro

  • The closest metro station is Oshiage (Skytree Mae). It is a 7-minute walk to the attraction.

  • Metro lines - Keio New Line & Keio Line will get you there.

ratings & reviews

12 Ratings
Marian Butler


Jan, 2023
Let's just say I felt free! Soo much fun and totally worth the expierence to have while in visiting Toyko! A must do!!! Don't wait reserve your spot now!!!
Tonya King


Mar, 2023
Due to the weather being bad, heavy rain, I did not attend.
Matthew Caddy


Jan, 2023
Our tour guide was awesome, costumes great and karts emence. The route taken was spectacular.
Missing any information?
Select a date
Best price guaranteed

Why Headout?

Trusted platform used by 100K+ people, each month
Get the lowest prices and last minute availability
Discover and connect with 10,000+ experiences
Browse verified reviews and professional photographs
Have a question? Live chat with our experts 24/7

Similar experiences you'd love

tickets to teamlab planets tokyo-1
Tickets to TeamLab Planets Tokyo
Instant confirmation
Rated 4.41 out of 5.0 from 346 reviews.
from ¥3800
Free cancellation
tickets to tokyo go kart & photoshoot experience in shibuya-1
Outdoor Activities
Tickets to Tokyo Go Kart & Photoshoot Experience in Shibuya
Rated 3.67 out of 5.0 from 3 reviews.
tokyo joypolis 1-day passport-1
Theme Parks
Tokyo JOYPOLIS 1-Day Passport
Instant confirmation
Rated 4.48 out of 5.0 from 2303 reviews.
from ¥4500¥4200
Save up to 6%
combo: tokyo skytree tembo deck + tembo galleria tickets-1
Combo: Tokyo Skytree Tembo Deck + Tembo Galleria Tickets
Rated 4 out of 5.0 from 8 reviews.
from ¥2700

The world on your tap!

Get the Headout app to get tickets on your phone and access app-only deals. Talk about win-win.

We've served 15 million+ guests and we are here for you

15 million +

Happy customers across 10,000+ experiences


5,000+ verified reviews with 90% excellent score

In the Media

Featured and recommended by the best brands

24 x 7 Help Center

Have a question? Live chat with local experts anywhere, anytime