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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Jodie   ( Japan )
1 day ago

“ Toshiyo was wonderful. Her English and communication were excellent and she had a lot of patience with our group of 7 which included both children and an older family member with walking difficulties. Highly recommend! ”

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DAVID   ( United States )
1 day ago

“ I asked ERI to guide us around the area where my mother grew up in the Wakayama prefecture. With this rather nebulous request ERI started asking some important questions thru emails. Then she went to work researching this area for clues to my relativ... ”

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William   ( United States )
2 days ago

“ We spent eight hours touring with Yoshie and it was the best day we spent in Kyoto. He speaks English very well and was extremely knowledgeable about all of the places we visited. It was a real pleasure spending the day with him. ”

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Elizabeth   ( United States )
2 days ago

“ We enjoyed our day with Aki. In advance of our tour of Hakone, Aki checked in several times to confirm the time, the itinerary and even give us clothing suggestions due to the weather. He also purchased train tickets for us in advance so that we we... ”

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David   ( United Kingdom )
2 days ago

“ Masato was an absolutely wonderful guide and we were so pleased we had chosen him. He put together an itinerary based on our requirements and we saw everything we hoped for and more. Nothing was too much trouble, he was punctual and, at our request, ... ”