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

Ken Ken   ( United States )
3 hours ago

“ We spent our first full day in Tokyo with Dai. Prior to our trip he was very helpful putting together an itinerary that would allow us to experience the popular areas and get oriented to the city. 1. Imperial Palace Nijubashi Bridge 2. Shibuya Cro... ”

Karen Karen   ( Philippines )
7 hours ago

“ We enjoyed our short tour with Yuki very much. He was very knowledgeable with the area and even with our other inquiries not related to the tour. ”

Sofia Sofia   ( Spain )
7 hours ago

“ The visit today was very beutiful!. Toshiyo is very nice and helpful!!!!. Thank you Toshiyo ”

Justin Justin   ( Australia )
7 hours ago

“ Mari was fantastic and we had a great day. We are a family of four with two sons aged 21 and 16. She made a real effort to include them at every opportunity which we really appreciated. She explained information in a clear simple way at Sensoji an... ”

Gary Gary   ( Singapore )
7 hours ago

“ I had a great time and memorable trip in Tottori with Hiro. I visited Tottori Castle Ruins, Tottori Sand Dunes, Mount Mitoku, Misasa, Kurayoshi, Hokuei (aka Conan Town), Mount Daisen, Sakaiminato, Hakuto Shrine, and even Miho Shrine in the neighbouri... ”

tracie Tracie   ( United Kingdom )
7 hours ago

“ We really enjoyed our time with Hiroki, he kept us to his itinerary without rushing us. We had asked him to help us book our jr transfer from Tokyo so we knew where to go etc. As well as this, he booked a sushi lunch into the time along with subways,... ”

Cassie Cassie   ( Australia )
8 hours ago

“ We were lucky enough to have Mayumi as our host. From the moment we met Mayumi her attention to detail the care that she showed our family was amazing. She ensure there were lifts and seats for my mother and that my young children were looked after. ... ”