Our group of five spent an afternoon in Hiroshima with Keiko and had an amazing time! Keiko was extremely knowledgable, friendly, and able to answer all of our questions about the tour and getting around Hiroshima. We highly recommend Keiko as a tour guide!
Thank you Jeremy, I had a great time with you all, too. I hope your tour in Hiroshima will be memorable and the time we shared will be a small part of a peaceful world. Let peace bloom!
Keiko was very informative, pleasant, punctual & very accommodating. She helped us store our luggage at the train station & change our tickets for an earlier time on the bullet train. She was always very concerned for our comfort. I would highly recommend her!!
Thank you Jaime, it was a wonderful day for me, too, and I'm happy you enjoyed my tour. Please enjoy the rest of your stay in Japan. And when you come back to Japan, you are always welcome!
Keiko was very entertaining and made our tour a day to remember. She was full of facts and fun information. We learned a lot and would definitely recommend her. It was a highlight of our whole cruise experience.
Thank you Marc, the tour with you was full of fun conversation. I really enjoyed the great day with you. Thank you again and enjoy the rest of your stay in Japan!
Keiko was a great guide, very friendly and knowledgable. I would strongly recommend her to anyone looking to discover more about Hiroshima.
Thank you Aidan, I had a great day with you all, too! Our rugby games were over but let’s see how the other games go :) May sports promote peace!
Keiko was a very professional guide who took us around to the major Hiroshima sites and museums. She was very sensitive to our needs and was very responsive to our questions. She was personable and able to talk about culture, history, and politics - and her own family and spiritual life in Japan. She was quite wonderful, you will be lucky to have her as your guide!
Thank you Robert, we had lots of fun conversation and shared our opinions a lot. It was really a great day for me, too! Thank you again, let’s be small pieces of a peaceful world.
Keiko did organize our tour perfectly in advance and met uns at the cruise ship Terminal. We spend a perfekt Day in Hiroshima. I highly ca recommand Keiko as a very good English sperling and sympatic guide.
Thank you Bernd, it was very nice to meet you two, too! I worried about the weather but I’m glad that you enjoyed my tour. Thank you again!
Our group of 10 thoroughly enjoyed our day with Keiko touring Hiroshima and Miyajima Island. She shared her vast knowledge of the historic sites but also included fun facts about the cities. I only wish I could bring her along to all the cities we visited. Thank you for a wonderful day!
Thank you Jennifer, I'm happy to hear that you all enjoyed my tour! I was glad that young people listened to my explanation very carefully, too. Let's be small pieces of a peaceful world!
I would highly recommend keiko as a tour guide as she is very knowledgeable about everything we saw. She made the trip a really enjoyable day.
Thank you Natalie, it was really a lovely day and I am happy that you enjoyed the tour. I hope your memory in Hiroshima will be with you for a long time.
My dad wanted to visit Hiroshima and I booked him for a day tour with Keiko. He enjoyed the tour and said that, although he could have visited the sites on his own, he would not have appreciated it as much if not for the stories and context that Keiko shared. He also shared with me after the tour that he also learnt a little more about Japanese culture and customs from their conversations. He commented that he would recommend her to friends if they needed a guide for Hiroshima. Reservations were very easy and Keiko was very responsive and accommodating when we were arranging the tour. Thank you Keiko for showing him a good time at Hiroshima!
Thank you Ken, the tour with your father was full of fun and delightful conversation. Lots of questions and opinion exchange about Japanese history and culture. I loved all the conversation very much!! Please say hello to Tony. It was really nice to meet him!
Keiko is a delightful person and a thoughtful, knowledgeable guide. We had easy and helpful communication prior to our arrival and Keiko helped us devise a plan for our short visit to Hiroshima. We are a family of 5, with children aged 16,13 and 10 - she gave us a fascinating and insightful tour of the Peace Park and Memorial museum, explaining in an accessible way - for all of us - the key historical events. This is a must see experience and made so much more memorable by Keiko’s sensitive and personal approach. Understanding our love of food & interest in trying the local cuisine she kindly took us to a local restaurant where we ate THE most fabulous okonomiyaki and were able to enjoy a truly authentic local Japanese experience. We spent a second day with Keiko to see Hiroshima castle an... read more
Thank you Meg, I'm happy that you liked the okonomiyaki restaurant!! Food is one of the most important things especially traveling in a foreign country. I hope your memory in Hiroshima will become a highlight of your trip :) I was also glad that your children listened to my explanation very carefully and that they were interested in learning the history. Japan's summer is very hot. Please take care and enjoy the rest of your trip in Japan!
We had four different guides in four different cities in Japan, and Keiko was our favorite. Our group spent a whole day with her exploring Miyajima. She met us at our hotel in Hiroshima and then brought us back to the hotel. We had a big group - 12 of us in total - with ages ranging from 2 to 78 years old, and everyone thought she was the best guide. Not only was she knowledgeable, but she was very friendly and patient. Also, she is very organized and a great communicator - I had several questions and we exchanged many messages, and she was always very quick to respond. If you are looking for a guide in Hiroshima, look no further!
Thank you Carolina, it was a great day for me, too!! I love to have a relaxing tour and I enjoyed all the street food tour. Glad to hear that you enjoyed my tour a lot. When you eat oysters, please remember me and Hiroshima!
What do I say about Keiko.. She is a lovely person in addition to being an excellent tour guide. She told an immense amount of details and little nuggets without which our experience would have been grossly incomplete. The details of the Itsukushima shrine, the Buddha teample at the top of the hill, the Atom Bomb museum and the survivir stories.. It gave a very real and tangible feel to the visit. we not only asked her about the sites but also in general a variety things about Japan and Japanese culture that she answered with a smile. While she always had an eye on the watch she never once hurried us during the trip.. When we were at Miyajima we ran into one of the families for whom she had been a guide the previous day and the warmth and friendliness wit which the faily greeted her and s... read more
Thank you very much Jayakumar, I feel very honored to have such a warm comment from you. As a local tour guide in Hiroshima, I'm happy that you were impressed by your visit to Hiroshima. Hiroshima is a very important place to think about the way to make a peaceful world. Let's make this sad experience a catalyst to make a better world and let peace bloom all over the world!
Keiko speaks good english and was very friendly. Shes always looking out for the children and elderly in our group. Our time was very tight, but she managed to give us highlights of the hiroshima history and made our time very well-spent. I highly recommend Keiko for anyone who wants to know about Japan history, she is super knowledgeable!
Thank you Casey, I had a great day with you all, too! I hope your stay in Hiroshima became a memorable one for you all, especially for your children. I was amazed at how carefully they read the explanation in the museum and how intelligent they are. We can be small pieces of a peaceful world. Let peace bloom!
Best decision was to hire Keiko as our tour guide for Miyajima and Hiroshima. She was very knowledgeable and kept our group interested the whole time. Always smiling and very patient with us.
Thank you Jennifer, I had a great day with you all, too. We are neighbors and let's be good friends in a peaceful world! Please say hello to the other members.
Keiko is easily the most competent and accommodating guide I have met. Throughout our tour of Hiroshima and Miyajima Island, she provided very detailed and comprehensive information, and was willing to talk about the very poignant aspects of the atomic bomb attack. Keiko has a lovely fun and bubbly personality, and exceptional English speaking skills. She paced the day perfectly for us, never being pushy about timing which was nice. For anyone planning to hire an English speaking guide, I could not recommend her more highly. She was great!. Thank you Keiko, arigatogozaimashita
Thank you Lindsay, you all were so nice and I really enjoyed the tour with you. The history of Hiroshima is sad but I believe we can make it a catalyst to get a peaceful world. Let peace bloom and please visit Japan again!!
My family and I took a half-day tour in Hiroshima with Keiko. From the very get-go, Keiko welcomed us warmly and talked with us easily, as though she were a long-lost family member and we were catching up. The insightful facts she gave us made us want to know even more about Hiroshima, and she was very patient throughout the whole tour, despite the fact that we often took shopping detours. Thank you so much Keiko!
Thank you Deeani, I felt the same way!! It was really a pleasant day for me, too. I'm glad to know that you were more interested in Hiroshima, which all the tour guides want to hear from customer. Thank you again and enjoy Japan!!
Thank you Mark, I enjoyed the tour very much, too. You were more funny than me! Thank you for the great day.
My clients, Mohan and his family had a wonderful afternoon with Keiko as she showed them the Peace Memorial Park & Museum, and the Atomic Bomb Memorial. They really enjoyed their tour.
Thank you for your review, Ashish. I had a great day with them, too! Please say hi to them.
I feel my choice of guide could not be any better and more connected to me . An immediate and moving journey through tradition ,religion, war, destruction and commitment to peace for the world. Thank you Keiko for sharing. Hey and yes...the best Okonomiyaki in the world is in Hiroshima
Thank you Suzi, I loved all the conversation with you. I felt as if we had met before! And also thank you for your comment about okonomi-yaki. You ate the best one in the world :)
Keiko was friendly and knowledgeable, and we really enjoyed our time on Miyajima island and in Hiroshima city with her. Funny but important tip , she advised us the deer on Miyajima island like eating paper so to keep our JR rail passes in a safe place . We then witness a tourist trying to wrestle for her pass back from a deer who had it firmly in its mouth ! Going to Ground zero where the A Bomb exploded and the Peace museum were also highlights
Thank you Rachel, the scenery where a traveler was wrestling for her JR pass , which is the most important thing besides her life and passport, was a highlight for me, too. Yes, it was a fun day. I had a great day, too, Thank you again, Rachel!
Keiko spoke excellent English. She has a great sense of humor. She planned a perfect itinerary for us. We saw a lot but weren’t rushed from place to place. We enjoyed lunch at a local restaurant that tourists and large tour groups would never find. We spent a wonderful day with Keiko and highly recommend her without any reservations.
Thank you Cynthia, the tour with you was full of fun and I'm glad you enjoyed my tour. I hope our path will cross again someday in this small world!
Keiko was very knowledgeable, accommodating with excellent English that made the tour interesting, highly educational with many facts that would have skipped us if we had done the tour on our own. She was solicitous of us considering our limitations with regards long walks.
Thank you Marie. Sharing our opinions and talking about our different cultures & history are always exciting moments for me, too. And I believe this experience will be a small piece of a better world. It was a wonderful day for me, too. Thank you again, Marie!
Keiko is terrific! She is friendly, knowledgeable, efficient and speaks excellent English (ask her about “15” v “50”). She took us to the Peace Memorial area and Miyajima island and made sure we saw all the key important aspects. She shared information on local life and culture. And she is a huge Hiroshima Carp baseball fan!
Thank you, Betty. It was a wonderful day and I enjoyed all the conversation with you all. I’m glad that we shared our opinion, culture, baseball info, and many other things. We made a flower of peace bloom!
Keiko was great, if we hadn’t of done the tour with her we would not have appreciated the area and the sights nearly as much. She provided great in depth detail of the monuments and personal stories which made it even more interesting. She took us to a restaurant that had the best food we would have never found ourselves! We would recommend keiko to anyone who wants to really understand and appreciate the history of Hiroshima and the island :)
Thank you Cassidy, I had a great day with you, too! I'm glad that you chose Hiroshima as your destination to learn about war history and I'm happy that you enjoyed Okonomi-yaki very much. Please enjoy the rest of your stay in Japan. Japan has lots of delicious local foods :)
We were fortunate to have a full-day, private tour of Hiroshima with Keiko. Even before we met, Keiko was incredibly helpful and communicative (via email), enabling us to plan for a special and meaningful experience. We were an extended family group of 10 persons, ranging from young teens to grandmother, and Keiko kept us all engaged and together. We had a wonderful day and for the rest of the trip, the kids asked when we could meet Keiko again. Thank you again, Keiko!
Hi Katherine, thank you for your warm message. The tour with you was so much fun for me too. I was happy your children listened to my explanation very carefully and I hope my tour was both fun and educational one for them. Let's be small pieces of a better world. May peace prevail all over the world.
Keiko was fabulous. She communicated with me a couple of days before the meeting time to confirm all details, and made that process very easy by meeting us on the train platform. Her arrangements to meet all my initial requests (from private van/driver hire to style of food for lunch) was outstanding. Her English was great, and she was able to engage our 4 teenagers really well. Her personal stories were very moving - something you couldn't get if you just took yourself around. Thanks Keiko for a perfect day in Hiroshima!
Thank you Andrea! I was amazed how carefully your kids listened to my explanations and I enjoyed all the conversation with you all. It was an amazing day for me, too. Hiroshima's history is sad but I am proud that Hiroshima can send out warm messages to the world now. May peace prevail all over the world!
Right from the very beginning when I contacted Keiko regarding the attractions I wanted to visit and the activities I wanted to see, Keiko patiently answered every question I had and offered valuable advice. When she brought us to the historical attractions such as the A-dome site, Kintaikyo Bridge and the Itsukushima Shrine, she always gave interestingly detailed information and made sure we had time to take lovely photos. Thank you so much for welcoming us warmly to Hiroshima and letting us feel at home, away from home! We really enjoyed these 4 days with you :D Eileen Singapore
Hi Eileen, Thank you for your message! I really enjoyed those 4 days with you, too. You two are charming and fun people to attend and I enjoyed our conversation, taking lots of pictures and learning how to take lovely pictures. Thank you again and I hope we will stay in touch!!
She was an interesting, active, polite & eloquent tour guide. I will recommend Triple Lights to my family & friends who will need a tour guide in their journey to discover more of Japan.
Thank you, Vienna! We had a really great time in Hiroshima. This tour visits an educational peace park and a fun Miyajima island, which I think has a good balance. Glad to hear you liked it! May peace prevail in the whole world.
Keiko was amazingly knowledgeable right from the start. She connected straight away with our 12 year old son. Her guidance and knowledge of the history, culture and sights was faultless. We had a beautiful day on Miyajima- I would love to have her guide our whole trip in Japan.
Hello Jodi, Thank you for your review! I love kids and I really enjoyed everything he asked and talked to me. We talked a lot and laughed a lot together, which I believe will be a small piece of a peaceful world. Typhoon is approaching. Please stay safe and enjoy the rest of your stay in Japan!
Keiko was my guide in Miyajima and Hiroshima over 2 days. I had initially cancelled the week before as my costs travelling round Japan were mounting. I eventually decided to ask Keiko to be my guide again and it was the best decision. Keiko is a superb guide. She does her job well. She's full if knowledge, she navigates the city well and is very well organised. This is what one expects and she delivers. She guided me in Miyajima and I had what has been a standout experience. It was just magical. The Hiroshima your was also superb. The walk around the peace park was very moving and Keiko shared a lot of information that really brought it to life. The walk around the gardens was also very very good. What Keiko bribgs to being such a good guide is her genuine excitement about travel ... read more
Thank you Derin, I had really wonderful two days with you, too! Scenery was amazing, food was good, our conversation was so much fun, I will not forget this tour with you! Visit Japan again and see you again!!
I was very lucky to have such a kind and knowledge guide, she was very helpful in explaining everything in detail, her English iwas perfect, she assisted me in taking as many pictures as I wished, the day was raining, nevertheless she made every effort that I don’t get wet. At the end of the tour, she took me to the railway station and made sure that I don’t miss my train back to Tokyo. I consider Keiko to be the perfect asset for Triplights.
Thank you for your warm message, Hasan. It was really a great day for me, too. We talked a lot and exchanged our opinions a lot, which I enjoyed very much. And I am sure this will be a small piece of a better world. May peace prevail all over the world!
Keiko was the perfect guide for Hiroshima/Miyajima. She has a beautiful and knowledgeable perspective that was perfect to deliver to our small group of various ages (14 to 77). We would recommend her over and over.
Hello Marlow, thank you for your review! We had a great time together, sharing opinions, laughing a lot and enjoying pleasant conversation. Let us be small pieces of a better world! May peace prevail in the whole world.
Keiko was a great guide. She took such great care of us throughout the day and was incredibly knowledgeable. I also felt she was great interacting with our three children. I recommend her highly.
Hi Ali, thank you for your review. I'm happy that you enjoyed my tour and I had a great day with you and your family, too. Please say hello to them.