Your Adventure in Japan
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TripleLights is a tour marketplace that connects tourists
and tour guide professionals.

Why book with us?

Each experience can be personalized
Request a tailor-made tour, from our community of guides. Guides will create the best plan for you, according to your preferences. Request a Tour.

Customer support service
The most important for us is to give the best experience to our customer, we can help you with anything you want to know about your trip, TripleLights Staff or Our Guides can help you with your questions.
please don’t hesitate to Contact Us.
Licensed Guide

Licensed guides are professionals approved by the Japan Tourism Agency. They have passed tough examinations and are highly knowledgeable about the history and places that feature in their tours.
Professional Guides

Professional guides are unlicensed local experts who have passed Triplelights examinations and screening to ensure guiding quality. They are also knowledgeable about the history and places where they live and will make your trip memorable.

The TripleLights Difference

Its more affordable than it seems. Our pricing is often per-tour (not per-person), so if your group is 2 or more people, you'll most probably pay less than if you took a bus tour.

Video presentation from the guides. Easily select the guide you like the most by watching their exclusive profile videos!

Every tour is customizable. Every tour can be customised to your time, needs and preferences! Simply confirm your booking and contact the guide to make the changes. There is no risk and you have free cancellation with a 100% refund guarantee!

Go at your own pace. Take your time for pictures or slow down to see as much as you want. With your private guide your tour is flexible.

Enjoy Japan with a local guide. With intimate access to places off the beaten paths you can have a more in-depth experience not seen on bus tours.

All tours are private. Enjoy a deeper learning experience as your guide will be 100% focused on you and the people traveling with you.

Questions? Talk to a REAL person. We have a superior customer support team who are ready to help you with any questions you may have!

How does it work?

1. Choose the city you are traveling to
Search for hundreds of tours in cities all over Japan

2. Contact a guide to get your itinerary
100% satisfaction guaranteed, Accept the proposed itinerary and enjoy your trip!

3. Communicate to set all details and book
Let them work out the details, they will create the best plan for you, according to your preferences.

Meet our CEO Naoaki Hashimoto

Customer Reviews

Frances Frances   ( Philippines )
1 hour ago

“ The route she prepared is efficient, her english is very good. She’s thoughtful, always asking us if we need anything or just let her know if there’s anything we need. She knows the history of all the places we went to, made it more special for u... ”

matt Matt   ( United States )
3 hours ago

“ Toshihiro is the best! He showed us everything in Tokyo and squeezed it all into a day. Great overview of the city to make us comfortable for the rest of the week. You can literally ask him anything and he'll have an answer. Very patient with kids an... ”

Les Les   ( United States )
5 hours ago

“ Mari is excellent. She is very knowledgeable of Kyoto, personable, prompt and very organized. Her command of English is flawless. Highly recommend her for future tours. ”

Davies Davies   ( United Kingdom )
7 hours ago

“ A great way to see Tokyo. Mitsuru really knows the city and creates a personalised tour to make sure you see the things that interest you in a hassle free way. Highly recommended ”

Elena Elena   ( United States )
10 hours ago

“ Richard is engaging, knowledgeable, flexible, and fun. His personality is icing on the cake. If we return to Japan, we will make sure we hire him for several days, not one like this time. He facilitated the best memories we’ll have from this trip. ”

Ashton Ashton   ( United States )
11 hours ago

“ My husband and I had a lovely day with Toshi touring around Tokyo. We had been to Tokyo once before and Toshi took notes on where we had been and brought us to all new places. From shrines to temples, gardens and museums, it was a great day. At the e... ”

Yu-Hung Yu-Hung   ( United States )
18 hours ago

“ We want to thank Noriko for the wonderful tour of Southern Okinawa. We enjoyed learning about the history and culture of the Okinawan people. ”

Nicole Nicole   ( United States )
19 hours ago

“ I couldn’t ask for better guide. My first time in Tokyo and had a great n valuable time. Use a scooter to move around and she helped all the time. I learned a lot she is very knowledgeable and very respectful. She takes you where you wish to go an... ”