About Us

Your Adventure in Japan
Starts Here!

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.
National Certified 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.

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. Book your Experience
100% satisfaction guaranteed, Accept the proposed itinerary and enjoy your trip!

3. Communicate with our Guides and set the details
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

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Carol   ( United States )
2 hours ago

“ Kunio-san was a wonderful guide! He came to our hotel in Tokyo before the actual tour to discuss our preferences and specifics. On the day of the tour, he met us at the hotel, and stayed with us through out the day until the end of the tour. He booke... ”

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Tonia   ( United States )
5 hours ago

“ Hiroko was amazing!!! She has patiently answered all my numerous questions prior to my booking the trip. She went our of her way to arrange our transportation, contacting our hotel and suggesting the best train schedule. Hiroko was professional and ... ”

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Chirag   ( United States )
1 day ago

“ Mari took great care of us as we navigated through night time tour of Tokyo and surrounding areas. Thank you for helping us better understand Japanese culture and history. ”

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Ed   ( United States )
1 day ago

“ Hideo was very knowledgeable and was the most prepared of our guides. He showed up early with a well thought out tour. He helped us understand nuances of the local culture that we would never have found on our own. We were entertained and enlighte... ”

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Jack   ( United States )
1 day ago

“ If you are even thinking about hiring a guide to show you Tokyo, look no further! My wife and I could not speak highly enough about Dai, both as a person and as a knowledgeable guide. Dai gave us the one day, eight hour tour, and we feel like it wo... ”

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Jill   ( Australia )
1 day ago

“ We had a more memorable day than we could have even dreamed of! Mack's superb forward planning and organisation meant that the day went like clockwork and we saw and experienced SO much in one day. He was in regular contact up until the day we met t... ”

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Pete   ( United States )
2 days ago

“ Masaki was in one word excellent! He was knowledgeable - knew how to maximize time and avoid crowds. He customized our trip. We quickly took his advice not to try to bucket list Kyota and see everything in a day - what sage advice. Sure, it can ... ”

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Abhinav   ( United States )
3 days ago

“ Excellent guide. Gave us an outstanding tour. Very knowledgeable. Would recommend her anytime and will surely utilize her assistance next time we visit Japan. ”