Kanto Tour Spawns per Hour and Location Guide

Kanto Celebration
Kanto Celebration

Pokémon spawns during the Kanto Tour Event follow a fixed hourly pattern. Every hour a new set of Pokémon spawns takes over, thematically tied to a particular in-game location. This page lists exact local times when specific Pokémon will be spawning around you.

For more questions and answers about the Pokémon GO Tour: Kanto, check out our Kanto FAQ guide. If you’re looking for shiny Ditto research tasks and rewards, check here.


Spawns per hour

You can see details of each spawn group under the hourly schedule or on this infographic.

Kanto Tour spawns per hour
Kanto Tour spawns per hour

Morning and early afternoon spawns

  • 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.: Pallet Town
  • 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.: Pewter City
  • 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.: Cerulean City
  • 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.: Fuchsia City
  • 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.: Pokémon League

Late afternoon spawns

  • 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.: Pallet Town
  • 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.: Pewter City
  • 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.: Cerulean City
  • 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.: Fuchsia City
  • 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.: Pokémon League

Evening spawns

  • 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.: Pokémon from all previous hours

Spawn groups

  • Pallet Town: Bulbasaur, Charmander, Squirtle, Caterpie, Weedle, Pidgey, Rattata, Spearow, Pikachu, and Zubat
  • Pewter City: Nidoran-f, Nidoran-m, Clefairy, Paras, Diglett, Geodude, Magnemite, Onix, Voltorb, and Rhyhorn
  • Cerulean City: Jigglypuff, Psyduck, Poliwag, Tentacool, Shellder, Krabby, Horsea, Goldeen, Staryu, and Magikarp
  • Fuchsia City: Venonat, Abra, Ponyta, Grimer, Gastly, Drowzee, Exeggcute, Koffing, Omanyte, and Kabuto
  • Pokémon League: Machop, Slowpoke, Doduo, Seel, Hitmonlee, Hitmonchan, Jynx, Eevee, Porygon, and Dratini

Additional encounters

These Pokémon will not be appearing in the wild during the event, see below for how to encounter them:

  • Farfetch’d, Kangaskhan, Mr Mime, Tauros, Articuno, Zapdos, Moltres, and Mewtwo will be appearing in Raids.
  • Cubone, Lickitung, Chansey, Tangela, Lapras, Ditto, Aerodactyl, and Snorlax will appear as reward encounters from the GO Tour: Kanto Special Research tasks.
  • If you select Red Version these Pokémon will be attracted to Incense during the event:  Ekans, Oddish, Mankey, Growlithe, Scyther, and Electabuzz.
  • If you select Green Version these Pokémon will be attracted to Incense during the event: Sandshrew, Vulpix, Meowth, Bellsprout, Magmar, and Pinsir.
  • Cubone, Lickitung, Chansey, Tangela, Lapras, Ditto, Aerodactyl, and Snorlax will appear as reward encounters from the GO Tour: Kanto Special Research tasks.
  • Additionally: Lickitung, Chansey, Tangela, Lapras, and Aerodactyl will be appearing rarely in the wild throughout the event (not tied to a specific hour). If you’re lucky you might encounter a Snorlax in the wild as well!