What we're about

Whatever your nationality, Tokyo Gaijins is an international friendship, adventure sports and social group for outgoing people in and around Japan.

We organize a bunch of different events all over the year from an easy walk to extreme ski and snowboarding. Here in our Meetup group we will schedule our socialising events if you interested in any outdoor and extreme sports feel free to check out or website or Facebook page.

To check out all our events feel free to go to our website.

http://www.tokyogaijins.com/

https://www.facebook.com/tokyo.gaijins.group/

Check out the video from our last Salsa Party's:

https://youtu.be/yZxGCbjjbpw

We are having a salsa party every month. For the sakura “cherry blossom” season we organize some get together. Summer is mostly packed with our camping, beach and dolphin swimming trips. Autumn is our favourite season for some hikes to get stunned by the beautiful coloured leaves. Winter is almost ski and snowboarding trips plus some snow trekking and Santa runs here and there.

Mt. Fuji Hike
http://www.tokyogaijins.com/fuji-hikes.php

Dolphin Swim
http://www.tokyogaijins.com/dolphin-swimming.php

Ski/Snowboarding
http://www.tokyogaijins.com/ski-snowboard.php

We are perfect to get in touch with people from all over the world to find hiking buddies, outdoor loving folks or friends to go on a bike ride or any adventure.

Besides our weekend events we are organizing regularly several types of sport sessions during the week. So if you are more interested in playing soccer or volleyball feel free to join the fun. (Links are below)

Basketball
http://www.tokyogaijins.com/basketball.php

Volleyball
http://www.tokyogaijins.com/volleyball.php

Futsal/Soccer
http://www.tokyogaijins.com/futsal.php

Upcoming events (4)

Shosenkyo Gorge Autumn Walk Trip

Shinjuku Center Building

A lovely day walk through the beautiful Shosenkyo gorge; one of Japan's most beautiful gorges! You can see this famous gorge and the stunning Sengataki waterfall surrounded by gorgeous autumn leaves. This trip features: The beautiful Shosenko gorge The stunning and photogenic Sengataki waterfalls Breathtaking view of Mt. Fuji with it's characteristic snow capped peak Gorgeous red and yellow (Koyo) autumn leaves in full bloom Many interestingly shaped rocks (which resemble and are named after animals or items) to see along the walk Onsen and/or wine tasting at Budonooka The Shosenkyo gorge without a doubt is one of Japan's most beautiful and must visit places in Autumn so don't miss out! All details and where to sign up: https://tokyogaijins.com/upcoming/shosenkyo-2020nov3.php

Hida Takayama, Shomyo Falls and Shirakawago Trip

Shinjuku Center Building

An outdoor and culture adventure for all ages! This Trip Features; Hida Takayama Old Town; beautifully preserved old buildings and streets of houses dating back from the Edo Period when the city thrived as a wealthy town of merchants. Hida Folk Village; an open air museum exhibiting over 30 traditional houses built during the Edo Period including some 'Gassho-Zukuri' farmhouses. Shirakawago; traditional houses with thatched and steep roofs called 'Gassho-Zukuri' and it's a UNESCO World Heritage Site Shomyo Falls; tumbling 350m amidst a cloud of mist is Japan’s tallest waterfall Breathtaking mountain views surrounded by gorgeous red and yellow autumn leaves Join us for this absolutely awesome autumn adventure exploring Japanese outdoors and culture at its best! All details and where to sign up: https://tokyogaijins.com/upcoming/gifu-toyama-2020nov7-8.php

Gunma Autumn Adventure Trip

Shinjuku Center Building

Explore Gunma's hidden gems! This Trip Features; Fukiware Falls; Japan's version of Niagara Falls is 7 meters high and 30 meters wide with rapid stream gushing down from both sides and hitting the river bottom is a spectacular sight. Seen form the bedrock above them, the falls make a powerful impression. The autumn foliage is also a must-see. Takatsu Gorge; known as "Yabakei in Kanto region", this gorge holds a spectacular vista especially during the autumn foliage. Mt. Myogi; one of the three best scenic spots in Japan. The fantastically shaped rocks sculpt dramatic forms of natural beauty and offer various attractive landscapes especially during the autumn season. Mt. Myogisan can be viewed with pleasure from upclose or afar. An autumn adventure for all ages! For all details and where to sign up; https://tokyogaijins.com/upcoming/gunma-2020nov14.php

Arakurayama Sengen Park and Jukai 'Suicide' Forest Autumn Trekking Trip

Shinjuku Center Building

Let's explore and discover some of Japan's hidden gems! This Trip Features: Arakurayama Sengen Park; a 15min walk up passing some gorgeous autumn leaves along many stairs will lead you to the 5-storey Pagoda. Together with the colorful autumn leaves and the 5-storey Pagoda, this is the place you can get THE BEST AND MOST PHOTOGENIC VIEW OF MT. FUJI with it's iconic snow capped peak. Absolutely jaw dropping on a clear day! Aokigahara Jukai Forest; better known as the 'Suicide Forest' or Sea of Trees, is a forest thriving on 30 square kilometers of hardened lava laid down by the last major eruption of Mt. Fuji in 864 AD. Sad facts, Jukai Forest is one of the most popular suicide destinations in the world so walking through the thick forest on it's beautiful nature trail can be spooky. Koyodai; a spectacular view spot to see Mt. Fuji upclose with it's foot surrounded by beautiful and colorful autumn leaves. Totally breathtaking on a clear day. Ryugu Doketsu; a 96m deep lava cave which enshrines the water god Tyotamahime no mikoto and is also a designated natural monument. Narusawa Hyoketsu Ice Cave; a designated 'Natural Monument'. It is a 153m long lava cave with an air hole in a vertical circular shape, created after the outpouring of lava, and located in Aokigahara Jukai. There are ice pillars inside all year round. Walk around the circular cave, enjoying its various expressions. Saiko Lake; the most beautiful amongst the Fuji Five Lakes, especially during the Fall Season. Fuji Yurari Spa; outdoor onsen/spa with a fantastic sunset view of Mt. Fuji. One of the best onsens in the region. A trip you will spend days to visit and explore on your own but with our well thought itinerary and fun outdoor group you'll be able to see and enjoy in just one day! Don't miss out! All details and where to sign up here: https://tokyogaijins.com/upcoming/fuji-area-2020nov15.php

Past events (502)

Fukiware Falls and Okunikko Autumn Adventure Trip

Shinjuku Center Building

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