Licensed Guide
(46) Reviews
US$ 39 Hourly rate
LAURENT LAURENT Germany ( Family )
1 year ago

“ Discovering Kyoto best places with Rick ”

We had a fab day with Rick, starting really early to avoid the crowd and the heat. We enjoyed Rick’s knowledge about the city history and traditions, and understood much more about religion and temples thanks to him. It was great to discover Kyoto with Rick’s help. He also took good care of us and it was a thoroughly enjoyable experience that we would definitely recommend.


Dear Laurent, Thank you very much for your nice review! It was my pleasure to have guided you around Kyoto. All of your families are so nice and I enjoyed a lot with talking with all of you. Though it was so hot day, I am glad that everyone was OK and I appreciate your cooperation. I suppose your wife found a nice thing at the Japanese paper shop after the tour. Please take care and have a nice holidays in Japan. Best Regards, Rick

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