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Highlights

  •   Osaka Castle
  •   Tenjinbashi shopping avenue
  •   Tsutenkaku Tower
  •   Dotonbori town

Information

City Osaka
Meeting Point at your hotel
Ending Point at your hotel
Departure 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Duration 6h   Flexible
Languages English (License)
Tour Type Private Tour ( only for you )
Number of people 1 ~ 6

For tourists older than 64 or disabled together with their family and friends, using a wheelchair (Be sure to send me information about your wheelchair)

Booking
6h
When?

People

445.00 USD

total price for up to 6 people

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

extra hour. 44.50 USD

What to Expect

I'm a certified tour guide speaking English and taxi driver with a van equipped with a rear entry accessible lift.
The van can accommodate 1to2 wheelchairs ,another 3 to 4 passengers and their luggage to accompany them on the ride.
I can see you and see you off at Kansai International Airport,Shin-kansen stations and the like.

With it on the ride, you can visit Osaka Castle ,Tenjinbashi ,Tsutenkaku, and the other exciting sites starting your hotel front.
You can find all kinds of Japanese food here.There are a lot of restaurants offering Tako-yaki(octopus balls),Okonomi-yaki(pancake
fried on a hot plate),Udon noodles,Yakitori(barbecued chicken),Suki-yaki(stewed beef and vegitables),Tecchiri(blowfish cuisine)
and so on at lower prices than any other cities in Japan.


What‘s included

guide fee, hotel pick-up in Osaka,Kyoto,Nara areas and lift-taxi fare,

What‘s not included

①lunch,②dinner,③express tolls, and parking fees

entrance fee
Osaka Castle v600 JPY
Tsutenkaku Tower 700 JPY

Extras (optional)

extra hour. 44.50 USD

Frequently Asked Questions

A letter from one of my cutomers

Aloha Zumi san,

On behalf of Mr. and Mrs. Les Murakami, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Sato and my wife and I, we extend our heartfelt appreciation for your services during our stay in Osaka and Kyoto. Your assistance was invaluable in making this trip filled with fond and happy memories. This is especially true for Mr. and Mrs. Murakami as it has been over 20 years since their last visit to Japan. As you well know, it is so difficult for them to travel to Japan without assistance and the services you provided made it all possible.

Autumn in Japan is one of the best seasons and we were able to visit so many places in Osaka, Nara and Kyoto. Although we encountered some rainy conditions, you kindly adjusted our schedule enabling us see just about everything on the itinerary. One example of the extraordinary service you provided relates to us enjoying the train ride along the Hozu River on the Saga Scenic Railway. Initially, there were no tickets available; however, your wife, Akiko san, made a special effort, on her day off from work, to secure tickets for us to enjoy the autumn foliage on this rail journey. We also enjoyed having Akiko san spend the rest of the afternoon on tour with us.

Zumi san, you made it all possible for us to have such as wonderful vacation. We are all amazed and thankful that you were able to do so much handling the wheelchair for Mr. Murakami. Having seen the full extent of your services, we will recommend you to our friends who need wheelchair assistance and who are interested in visiting the Kansai area.

All of us wish you and your family continued good health and success with your business.

GOKURO SAMA DE SHITA.

George Sakurai

Frequently Asked Questions

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.
You’ll be able to see the guide’s e-mail address and phone number. You can contact your guide directly before the tour starts, and enjoy your tour on the day!
Please check the following link. https://triplelights.com/cancel
Yes, by using our secure online payment system, your payment information is encrypted and you are secured against fraud and unauthorized transaction. Your credit card or PayPal account will be charged upon booking. However, if the guide does not accept your booking, the amount will be credited back to the account from which the charge was drawn.
No, our prices are 100% booking fee free – meaning the price you see is the amount you pay.
It depends on the location of your hotel and places you visit. But to give you an idea, it costs about 200-300yen for one place to the other, and the total is about 1,000yen for a full day 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.
Yes you can, but you have to pay an extra charge per person. The price depends on which guide you choose.
More Frequently Asked Questions

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FREE cancelation 14 days prior

The TripleLights Difference

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Reviews

T
Tessa
1 month ago , ( Family ) , From: Philippines

“ Zumi is very much on time! ”

When we arrive at Kansai Airport on the 8th of April, Zumi was waiting for us with a placard of my name. He gave us some information on where to go, etc. He's also on time when we are departing on the 16th. He arrived at our apartment at exactly 6am and drove us to Kansai Airport. Thank You, Zumi!


A
Aimi
5 months ago , ( Family ) , From: Malaysia

“ Private tour in Kyoto with guide ”

Mr Takehiko aka Zumi-San is an excellent guide. We had arrived in Kyoto to spend our first night at an Airbnb place that was freezing and my whole family was miserable. When Zumi-san arrived to take us on our tour and we lugged all our bags pleading him to take us to another place to check in, he was so very kind and said we could just bring all the luggage throughout the tour as there was ample space in his van. He was patient with my son who was sulking, patient with us when we stopped for photos, offered to take our photo for us at the top sights and explained about the history and culture of Kyoto. He also rushed us to Kiyomizu dera to try and catch an important annual event where the high priest would announce the Kanji character for the year that was. At the end of the tour, he dropped us off at the New Hankyu hotel where he assured us would be positively different from our first lodging. All in all, he made us feel a lot better by the end of the day and we are considering seeing him again for a tour of Osaka next week. Domo arigato gozaimasu, Zumi-san!

Takehiko:
Thank you so much for too much complement . I'm really pleased to read your message about the events occured on that day. The freezing hotel story will remind me you whenever this time of the year appraoches. Take care and go on the rest of a wonderful tour! I wish you would see snow falling and play in the snow . See you again ! Best regards. ZUMI

M
Mic
6 months ago , ( Family ) , From: Philippines

“ Osaka private day tour (Osaka Castle, Katsuoji Temple, Aqua Liner, Umeda Sky Bldg) ”

Our family usually has a very busy schedule when we travel. Also, we have 4 children including a toddler. Takehiko, or Zumi which he wants to be called, was very helpful and pleasant. Our family had a great and comfortable time.

Takehiko:
Dear,Mic. Thank you for your having had the service and message . It's a great joy to me to gain your compliments. The tour schedule was very tight because of Osaka Marathon,but otherwise we might have not experienced the night scenery of Osaka city. I wish your children a good luck ,why not you and your husband. I'm sure Dharma of Katsuoji Temple will bring you a great amount of good luck. ZUMI

D
Debera
6 months ago , ( Family ) , From: United States

“ Rice cake throwing event ”

Our Travel with Takehiko was so enjoyable. From pick up at our hotel to the sacred mountain of Koyasan to our departure at Shin Osaka station our expert travel guide was pleasant, flexible and accommodating. We even enjoyed a rice cake throwing ceremony as Monks and Koyasan residents thanked their local Gods & Goddess who protect the land and bring a good harvest. You won't regret spending a terrific day with this expert guide.

Takehiko:
Dear,Debera. It's My Pleasure to have your appreciation. Thank you so much again. You were so lucky to meet a ceremony by chance. It's because you usually all have good luck ,though. I wish you a long and happy life . King regards. ZUMI

R
Rabiah
11 months ago

Zumi-san, that's how we address him, was very helpful and he tried to cater to what we need in our tour.

Takehiko:
Thank you so much for your email. Strawberry reminds me of your cheerful family. I miss you all. Please say hello to your grandmas and see you next year.Be sure to remember it. Thank you. ZUMI

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