Go-Karting Night Illumination [11am Group 1]

2016 January 24 (Sunday)

Tokyo Area

Go-karting on public road!

Put your costumes on, play some crazy tunes on loud speakers, and drive around your favorite part of town! Expect a lot of pedestrians and drivers take many pictures of you! ;)

Another Only-In-Japan experience!

Private session is available in convenience with your schedule! Just inquire to info@tokyogaijins.com.


Trip Itinerary

Go-karting on public road
  • Meet at 11am at JR Akihabara station, Electric Town Exit, righthand side, in front of AKB 48 Cafe & Shop [Map]
  • Walk to the Go-kart parking area
  • Put your costumes on
  • Orientation/safety briefing
  • Practice driving at the go-kart parking area
  • Drive up from Akihabara to Shibuya
  • Short stop and photo shoot at Shibuya's famous crossing
  • Drive back to Akihabara
  • Return the go-karts around 2pm
  • Have some drinks with people you've met on the event (Optional)

Trip Inclusion - Extras - Discounts

Drive around town in costume

Price includes;

  • 2 hour go-kart rental fee
  • Gasoline refill
  • Photos of the event
  • Driving guides
  • Organizing fee
  • Costume rental
  • Accident insurance
  • 8% consumption tax
  • Chance to meet people and make new friends
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Important Notes

Go-karting Video
  • Itinerary may vary due to the weather, traffic conditions, and other unavoidable circumstances.
  • You MUST have your own insurance (health, social, company, etc.) to be able join.
  • You need a driver's license that is valid in Japan: [1] Japanese driver's license (issued/converted in Japan). [2] International driver's license (issued by a signatory to the 1949 Geneva Convention). [3] Foreign driver's license (issued in Switzerland, Germany, France, Taiwan, Belgium, Slovenia or Monaco) with JAF translation. [4] SOFA (Status of Forces Agreement) driver's license.
  • If you don't have any of the mentioned valid driver's license, please have your driver's license converted to Japanese driver's license.
  • Please bring (a copy of) your passport if you're using [2] International driver's license, or [3] Foreign driver's license with JAF translation.
  • JAF translation is required if you're using a driver's license issued in Switzerland, Germany, France, Taiwan, Belgium, Slovenia or Monaco.
  • Costumes are provided by the Go-kart company (free of charge) but the availability, quality and conditions are not guaranteed so we recommend bringing your own.
  • Final details will be sent to the participants two days before the event.

What to wear/bring

  • Valid driver's license
  • Costume
  • Comfortable shoes/socks
  • Small bag
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Cellphone
  • Cash

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