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

michael Michael   ( United Kingdom )
54 minutes ago

“ Hiro was friendly ,knowledgable and very engaging.She was aware of the type of trip we wanted and delivered without fault- conversation was easy with her perfect English and we thoroughly enjoyed our three days . Hiro was happy to accompany us to H... ”

Pam Pam   ( Australia )
2 hours ago

“ We could not have wished for a more delightful lady to be our guide for our day tour of Tokyo. With Chiaki we saw and learnt so much about Tokyo. She guided us on the Metro and included all we had requested to see and more. She must be the best guid... ”

Joanah Joanah   ( United States )
8 hours ago

“ Very grateful of the knowledge she has showed me. She explained well with all the history of the temples and such. Felt like hanging out with an old friend. Very kind and happy to share insights of Kyoto. Thank you Moe! ”

Harry Harry   ( Singapore )
11 hours ago

“ It was an interesting tour of the Imperial Palace. Yuki was able to explain clearly the various buildings/structures within the compound. One thing that stood of most, for me, was even though my group missed our allocated slot for the special tour,... ”

Isaac Isaac   ( Japan )
13 hours ago

“ Great day with Moe in Kyoto! She kept us updated via the app before the trip, met us on the train platform to get the day started, and somehow helped us have a very relaxing and jam packed day! We saw many of the standard sights, and also some lesser... ”

linda Linda   ( United States )
16 hours ago

“ Chizuru Delivered on everything that she said she would do for the day. Was on time and was super efficient and friendly and knowledgeable. Would certainly recommend her again ”

Jackie Jackie   ( Australia )
22 hours ago

“ We had a great day with Yukiko. She planned a great day for us. We hiked a few kilometres of the old Tokyo to Kyoto path after visiting the old tea room. Saw everything on our list. She is very friendly and easy to work with. Two of our party were nu... ”