“ Kyoto Highlights ”
We spent our first full day in Kyoto with Kazuhiko for a Kyoto highlight tour. We were staying at an Airbnb in the Higashiyama neighborhood, but we ended up meeting Kazu at a hotel near Kyoto station as it was an easier meeting place. We used public transportation to go to Fushimi Inari Shrine, Arashiyama Bamboo Forest and Monkey Park, Nishiki Market, Gion District (and spotted some geiko and maiko!). We had seven in our group, including our children (ages 5, 8, 10) and my parents. Kazu was very flexible with us as we altered our plans a bit based on everyone's interests, physical ability and the heat (it was 100 degrees). We added the monkey park to the itinerary while we were in Arashiyama, which required about a 20 minute walk up the mountain to the park (my parents stayed in the t... read more
I appreciate your feedback.
I’m very pleased that your nice family enjoyed their tour.
I had great time as well showing your nice family around Kyoto.
I'm sorry that I had made you walk a lot, and I'm sorry that I walked fast.
Moreover, I'm sorry that I did not use a subway, though you had 1-day
subway pass. Because, there are only 2 subway lines in Kyoto.
I have guided many foreign tourists for several years.
However,that was the first time I had guided guests in a record-braking hottest day, and
that was the first time I had gone to Monkey park 4 times in a month.
Therefore, I could not guide you enough, though I had tried to do my best,
because I was also slight tired, Sorry!!
I sincerely hope this experience was memorable.
Moreover, I sincerely hope ... read more