Street Go Karting Experience in Akihabara

Overview

Rent go-karts and ride around Akihabara — cosplay as your favorite characters and blaze through the streets of Tokyo's gaming, anime, and manga mecca! Japanese driver's license, Japanese SOFA license, or an International Driving Permit required. All guests will also be accompanied by a guide-driver.

Highlights

  • Be accompanied by an English-speaking guide-driver who will lead the way as you zip through Tokyo
  • Take in Tokyo’s iconic sights as you cruise its roads
  • Drive go-karts in the lively Akihabara district and feel the vibrant atmosphere of Tokyo
  • Snap photos of your experience and be the star of the streets for a day — bystanders will also want pictures of you!

Key Information

Important Information

• All riders will be accompanied by an English-speaking guide-driver • All drivers must bring a driver’s license and any other supporting documents required to drive in Japan per the Activity Rules • Please do not wear high heels, long skirts, or other clothing that can interfere with driving the go-kart • All go-karts are for one person only • Recommended height to fit in the go-karts is 150–185 cm, and maximum weight is 100 kg (220 lb) in order to reach top speeds • You must refill the gas tank before returning the kart or pay an 800 JPY refill fee if returning with an unfilled tank • Due to very limited parking in Tokyo, we recommend against stopping the kart during the ride except as guided by our staff, and we cannot be responsible for any accidents or fines incurred due to unsafe or illegal parking • We may cancel the activity in case of heavy rain. When the activity is canceled due to inclement weather, you can reschedule without charge. If no alternative date is available for rescheduling, you’ll get a full refund • Pregnant guests can drive the go-karts, but the steering wheel may press against your stomach and could be uncomfortable. Pregnant guests who find they cannot fit comfortably in the go-kart can cancel for a full refund The following insurance coverage is included in the price: • Injury to third parties: unlimited • Personal injury: 5,000,000 JPY per person • Deductible: 50,000 JPY per accident • Total limit: 30,000,000 JPY per accident - You’ll need a police statement in order to make an insurance claim - Some categories of accidents are not covered • We have some costumes that you can rent for an extra fee, but for greater selection including popular video game characters, you can buy your own at the nearby Don Quixote shop! • There is no customer parking at the venue: it is recommended to come by public transport • Besides Akihabara, there are also Roppongi and Asakusa tours available.

Description

Experience Tokyo in a way unlike any other! This guided go-karting course will bring you past many of Tokyo's iconic spots, including Akihabara Electric Town, Tokyo Tower, Rainbow Bridge, Ginza, Ueno, Asakusa, and Tokyo Skytree. You'll get to experience a thrilling go-kart ride around the city and take in its sights along the way. Solo and group riders are both welcome — you can ride alone or with friends and family. Note that whether you're riding solo or with a group, you or your group will be accompanied by an English-speaking guide-driver who will lead the way as you zip through Tokyo in your go-kart. Before you set off, take the opportunity to don a wacky costume (available as an add-on) or dress up as your favorite game character. Then, after a short instructional session, hop into your kart, and imagine yourself transported into a colorful video game world as you take to the streets of Tokyo, one of the most vibrant cities in the world! Why you'll love it: • Experience driving on the streets of Tokyo • Up to 60km/h of pure excitement • If you're a YouTuber looking for unique content to film in Tokyo, or want to gift someone a memorable birthday treat — this is for you Don't miss this chance to ride on the streets of Tokyo in one of the city's most novel experiences!

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