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3.8
(5) Reviews
English

Mitsuyuki

National Certified Guide
3.8
(5) Reviews

I had been working as an English-speaking taxi driver in Kyoto for about 4 years from March 2012 to May 2016. During that time I guided many visitors from abroad around Kyoto. In June 2016 I decided to quit working as a taxi driver and become a se...
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4.9
(7) Reviews
English

Ryoji

National Certified Guide
4.9
(7) Reviews

Hello! My name is Ryoji Shimada. I am a Japanese national, professionally qualified and fluent English-speaking tour-guide for inbound tourists. Although I received my tour-guide license this year, I have been voluntarily involved in introducing Japa...
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4.6
(42) Reviews
English

Hiroshi

National Certified Guide
4.6
(42) Reviews

Hello,I am HIROSHI YOKOYAMA. Please call me Hiro, not "hero". I have been lived in kyoto for more than 30years. So, I am very familiar with the city of Kyoto and a unique culture developed in Japan as well. I can offer you not only historic pl...
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4.0
(2) Reviews
English

Toshiyo

National Certified Guide
4.0
(2) Reviews

I was born and raised in Kyoto.Kyoto has a lot of things to see and experience. I am happy to show you both traditonal aspects of Japan and modern things. I llive in Otsu now and Otsu has lots of natural beauty. It has the largest lake in Japan. ...
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5.0
(11) Reviews

Masaki


5.0
(11) Reviews

Hi! I'm Masaki Mori. Please call me Makoon. I was born in Japan but have lived in Vancouver, Canada for about 10 years. I'm an English teacher,translater, and also a professional breakdancer. Would you like to surround yourself with wild monkey...
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4.8
(8) Reviews
English

Kazuhiko

National Certified Guide
4.8
(8) Reviews

Hello, I’m Kazuhiko Goto. Please call me “Kazu”. I'm a national-licensed tour guide. I have a wife and 4 children. I was born in Osaka city, although I have lived in many places across Japan, such as Matsue city which is famous for beautiful Lake Sh...
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4.0
(2) Reviews

Nobuyuki


4.0
(2) Reviews

I was born in January of 1963. I became a licensed professional tour guide in 2012. I know a lot about Kyoto and Osaka and I'm eager to show you the beautiful aspects of the Japanese culture and places which are interesting to visit. I can share i...
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5.0
(3) Reviews
English

Takehiko

National Certified Guide
5.0
(3) Reviews

I was born in 1959 in Tokushima Prefecture,Shikoku Island,and am a taxi driver of a wheelchair accessible van which accommodates a wheelchair , another 5 passengers,and your luggage. I can also meet and see you off at Kansai International Airport,...
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4.3
(17) Reviews
English

Hideo

National Certified Guide
4.3
(17) Reviews

Hello, I'm HIDEo YOSHIda. Please call me HIDEYOSHI, the same name as the famous shogun who built the Osaka Castle in 1585. I was born in Kobe and worked in Osaka for nearly 40 years. I would like to introduce the Kansai region to you ,including ...
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5.0
(1) Reviews
English

Tatsuhiro

National Certified Guide
5.0
(1) Reviews

It took me some 20 years to be qualified for this job and I feel very honored for being able to help tourists from abroad understand our nation and culture. Japan is a beautiful country with a long history ,tradition and rich cultural heritages, hav...
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5.0
(8) Reviews
English , German

Keiko

National Certified Guide
5.0
(8) Reviews

Hello, I'm Keiko. I have two national qualifications as a tour guide, one is English, and the other is German. I was brought up in Kyoto, among a lot of old Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines.(ex. Kiyomizu Temple, Toji Temple, Yasaka Shrine, Heian S...
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4.8
(9) Reviews
English

Kenji

National Certified Guide
4.8
(9) Reviews

Hi I'm Kenji I have a government license of tour guide interpreter in English. I was born and raised in Kyoto, an old capital of Japan over one thousand years So I'm very familiar with many sightseeing spots and attractions of the city Kyoto is a...
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English

Chisato

National Certified Guide

Hello. I am Chisato originally from Kyoto. I completed master degree of organic agriculture in the Netherlands in 2011. Especially, my specialization is agriculture, anthropology and food culture. I often travel around rural villages in japan f...
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English

Kaoru

National Certified Guide

Hello. I was born in Kyoto and moved to Osaka, then live in Nara now. There were an opportunity to spend ten years in London as a housewife, tourist, student for flower arrangement, etc., amateur flutist and Japanese language tutor for English busin...
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4.7
(26) Reviews
English

Tomoko

National Certified Guide
4.7
(26) Reviews

I am a government licensed guide and have been working as a professional guide for over 90 groups after obtaining a license. in addition, I have 4 years of experience as a volunteer guide before obtaining a professional license, and guided over 100 g...
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4.7
(3) Reviews
English , Spanish

Noboru

National Certified Guide
4.7
(3) Reviews

I have guided foreign tourists (varying from 2 to 19 persons' groups) about 100 days during these 15 years or more . I have guided them in Kyoto, Osaka, Nara, etc. I know Kyoto City and Nara City very much, because I was born in Nara and now I...
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4.7
(6) Reviews
English

Takashi

National Certified Guide
4.7
(6) Reviews

Hi, I'm Takashi. I was born in Kyoto and grew up in the Kansai area including Kyoto, Nara, and Osaka. I mainly guide you around the Kansai area. I'm trying to make new tours everyday, but in Kansai are there are so many places worth visiting, s...
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4.4
(5) Reviews
English

Fumi

National Certified Guide
4.4
(5) Reviews

I'm Fumi. I was born in Fukuoka and moved to Osaka. I had lived in Singapore for 3 years and learned East Asian culture a lot. This time I would like to show Japanese culture and history to many guests. I am waiting for your mail .
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5.0
(2) Reviews
English

Yoshihisa

National Certified Guide
5.0
(2) Reviews

Hi. My name is Yoshihisa Tashiro. Call me "Yoshie", please. It means good or O.K. in Japanese. I live in Joyo City, Kyoto Prefecture, located just in between Kyoto and Nara. I was born and raised in Iga, Mie Prefecture. Iga is a birthplace of...
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