If you want to know DEEP NAGOYA, I recommend Nagoya Explore Tour! In this tour, you can explore the great selections of Nagoya spots with friendly local guide Moka!! We will visit Nagoya Castle, Toyota Commemorative Museum, Nagoya station, and also you can enjoy Nagoya local unique food! (The itinerary is customizable!)
Feel free to personalize this offer with Moka.
You can enjoy the great selections of Nagoya spots with friendly local guide Moka!!
I can arrange the itinerary flexibly for your requests. Please feel free to ask!
●Tour Schedule (flexible)
9:15 Meet at Golden Clock in Nagoya station
10:00~ Explore Nagoya Castle
-Historical symbol of Nagoya, you can enjoy exploring residence of lord, Hommaru Palace.
(※The main castle tower is closed now.)
11:30~ Lunch time: Nagoya unique food near Nagoya Castle
-You can choose from various Nagoya unique restaurants : Misokatsu, Miso noodle, big shrimp fry etc.
12:30~ Toyota Commemorative Museum Industry and Technology
-Enjoy learning Japanese No. 1 car history and watching car factory.
14:00~ Nagoya station shopping
-Shopping with local! We can visit your favorite shops, souvenir shop etc.
15:00~15:30 Good bye at Nagoya station
You need to pay yours and guide's expences. (About ¥4000 /each)
⚫Rough estimate below
Transportation fee : ¥1000 /each
Entrance fee : ¥1000 /each
Food fee : ¥2000 /each
Please ask me the availability of the date (several days would be nice) BEFORE booking --- I need to check the nursery for my baby before confirm your tour.
⚫Monday is closed for Toyota Commemorative Museum
⚫The main tower of Nagoya castle is now under construction. But you can still explore Hommaru Palace which is for samurai residence. And enjoy seeing the view of main castle, so it is worth to visit there.
Under 12 years old is free.
Over 12 years old counts as one adult.
Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email
After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.
After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.
The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.
Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.
No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.
Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.
Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.
My wife and myself had a wonderful time on half day tour at Nagoya castle and Nagoya city with Moka. I decided to select Moka as our tour guide after reading Moka's professional profile. Moka arrived at Nagoya airport and waited for our arrival and she picked us up at the arrival area of Nagoya airport, she is very punctual on time. We visited Nagoya castle and Nagoya city center with Moka and her driver Yoko for almost three hours and we loved their company. Moka speaks very good English and she explained us history about Nagoya castle and about Japanese culture in detail. We were very impressed with her. Her friendly nature, her generosity and her hospitality was absolutely marvelous. Moka has a great personality and sense of humor. For fellow travelers, looking for private local guide i... read more
Thank you very much for your sweet review, Jayesh!! It was a short tour but we could everything we wanted! Thanks to you, it was great time for me and so much fun, too! Hope we can meet somewhere again and please keep in touch!! Arigatou. Moka
Moka is a very cheerful and accommodating person. She always has a ready smile and chuckle for you. The guided tour was well planned yet not so hurried. The pace was just right yet we finished our itinerary on time. Thank you Moka for introducing your wonderful city.
Thank you for your sweet review!! I am glad you liked my tour!! I also enjoyed guiding with you because your husband always joke around! lol Thank you for sharing wonderful time and please enjoy and have a safe trip!! Arigatou! Moka
We had one day to get grasp of Nagoya and it's History. Decided to seek a Guide through Internet and found Triplelights with good Recommendations. Found Moka's Profile most Interesting and did book the Tour to Nagoya Castle. Toyota Museum, Japanese Lunch and some Shopping. Moka is the Real Professional, excellent Organizer and Communicator having fantastic Knowledge. I sincerely recommend this most kindest Person to guide you!
Thank you very much for your sweet review!! I am glad you felt that way! It was fun time for me and learned many things from you two. I will let you know for sure when I am going to Finland again!! Arigatou very much!!
Saw all the main sights with Moka in Nagoya. Had such a lovely time visiting the Shrines, Castle, Temple as well as the shopping street. Lunch was delicious too. A wonderful and fun day spent with Moka.
Thank you for the wonderful review, Dominique!! It is great that you liked my tour and Nagoya! It was a lovely time for me, too! Please have fun in Japan more few days and have a safe flight to South Africa! Arigatou!! Moka
Lovely young lady.Very helpfull.Diolch.
Thank you for the review, Elisabeth!! Please enjoy the rest of your travel in Japan!! Arigatou. Moka