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Customer Reviews for Kamakura Tours

    Irene ( United States )

    Meeting Shinichiro became a real window to today's Japan. Very good English (lots of job experience in the USA), really great mutual understanding. Thank you, Shinichiro! view more

    Susann ( United States )

    I spent a lovely day with Yasuro hiking the Daibutsu trail and experiencing some sites in Kamakura. It felt like hiking with a good friend. Yasuro even brought hiking sticks when he picked me up from the hotel. I learnt a lot about the area and Japanese life during that day. Thank you Yasuro! Hopefully we can go on another hike the next time I am in Tokyo. view more

    Judith ( United States )

    From the time Makiko met us on the morning of our tour to Kamkura until she dropped us off in the evening back at our hotel in Tokyo, she was fully engaged with us, helping us to understand Japanese history, language and culture while seeing to our needs and wishes. We enjoyed every temple, garden, train ride and meal on our itinerary and also the spontaneous stops into little shops that caught our eye. The bamboo forest was a highlight as was the food hall at the Kamakura train station where w... view more

    Stuart ( United States )

    Overall, found Yuri to be a very good tour guide. He met us on time at our hotel. He prepurchased train travel tickets for us. He knew the background and history of the Shrines and Temples we visited. The was kind and friendly, and opened to questions. He chose good places to eat, and got us back to our hotel in a timely manner. Anyone who is looking for a tour guide, I highly recommend him. Stuart view more

    Michael ( United States )

    Yuki provided an excellent experience in touring Kamakura and it's surrounding vicinity. From his knowledge and personal experience as a tour guide, he provided me with great insight about the history and cultural aspect of the area. I have no hesitation in recommending him to others interested in touring this wonderful area just outside of Tokyo. view more

    John ( United States )

    Excellent English. Patient and great listener and planner. Flexible for changes. Arranged just what we wanted. Low key cultural experience in Kamakura. Tea in Bamboo garden and veggie lunch served by monks were unique. He navigates public transport flawlessly. view more

    Michael ( United States )

    I can highly recommend Hiroshi-san as a tour guide. He organized a perfect day long tour of Kamakura for me and was very willing to be flexible with the itinerary. He was very knowledgeable about the area and local history and made the day very enjoyable. view more

    Carol ( United States )

    Kanei-san was a phenomenal guide! He communicated with us extensively prior to the tour. He met us at the train station and guided our group of 4 people to Enoshima and Kamakura. He was patient and allowed us to travel leisurely at our pace since we were quite exhausted from our previous day's travel and tours. Kaneo also has a wonderful personality and made the trip enjoyable. He is very knowledgeable and I recommend him for any tour which he guides. view more

    Steven ( United States )

    Yuki was very punctual, Informative, and wonderful to spend a day with in Kamakura. This was my first visit to Japan and to have someone for at least a day by our side showing us around was more than just a tour but great exposure to how things worked. Taught us about the shrines and temples as there is an etiquette that you need to know that brings life and respect to the places you visit as we would be visiting a lot during our week. Great to start with someone who knows first hand. Yuki h... view more

    Clifford ( United States )

    Yuki is very professional, friendly, punctual, and efficient in guiding us to the destinations on his tour. He explained enthusiastically about the Buddhist beliefs, the many temples & Buddhas at Kamakura. He is highly recommended as a tour guide!! view more

    Jerome ( Israel )

    We had only 5 hours to visit Kamakura....and gave Aki an almost impossible mission. He succeeded! We saw all of the major sites and enjoyed the wonderful explanations that Aki provided with clear and nuanced English. view more

    R ( India )

    Junichi knows to find the fastest way in the maze of Tokyo subway and internal network of buses and trains . He constantly slows down to check that we do not get lost. Speaks little but answers all questions well. He helped us to find the pure vegetarian restaurants which was so hard to find by checking thoroughly in both Tokyo and Kamakura. Glad to recommend him to anyone. view more