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Send message only 4 days available in May
$ 29 Hourly rate Price up to 5 people
★Travel insurance is not included in our tours. I would recommend you take out your own travel insurance just in case of any unexpected accident, loss, or damaging others' property. I will do all I can to keep you away from such risks, of course. ★The pick-up service to your hotel is only in Tokyo metropolitan area, in 23 wards.
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Cities where I can guide: Tokyo , Kamakura , Yokohama

Languages English ( License )

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Hourly rate 29 USD Price up to 5 people
( Max : 12 People )
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Hi! I’m Tomoko.

I’m an English speaking certified tour guide, and a registered nurse as well. I'm a friendly, caring person, and I’ll do my best to make your experience enjoyable and memorable.

I’ve lived in and around Tokyo for over 30 years. For over 25 years, I have worked as a school teacher, nurse, and tour assistant in and out of Japan, while being a mother of two girls.

Through those experiences with lots of people from different backgrounds, I've found it’s a great pleasure to help people learn and experience something new.

Then, I decided to be a tour guide! I love meeting people, listening and talking with them.

What has made you decide to come to Japan, by the way? Is it its scenic beauties, exotic culture, history, or food? As you may know, Japan has four different seasons; each season has its own beauties, attractions, and special food to enjoy.

I love nature, hiking, and skiing. I also enjoy strolling around towns and gardens while appreciating seasonal flowers and food. So, I would like to take you to some of my recommended places and share the joy and views. I’m sure you will find out a lot about Japanese culture, nature, and lifestyle. Tokyo and its surrounding areas have many attractive spots, so you’ll never get bored!

Why don’t you contact me now? I will make a tour suggestion that suits you best. I’m looking forward to seeing you soon!

Thank you! Arigatou-gozaimasu!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I make changes after I book?

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

Starting and ending points of the tour.

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.

What happens after I book a tour?

After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.

Is the price per person or per group?

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.

Can I add more people to my booking?

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.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

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.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

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.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

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Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel at least 14 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.
  • If you cancel between 2 and 13 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 20% charge.
  • If you cancel within 1 day prior to the meeting date, there is a 40% charge.
  • If you cancel on the meeting date, there is no refund.

Reviews ( 1 )

3 weeks ago |   by **********

“ A wonderfull day ...!!! ”

What a wonderfull day we spent with Tomoko san !!! She speak very good english and is so kind and helpfull. Thanks to her, we discovered typical places which are impossible to find by ourselves. We had plenty of cultural and historical informations from her. She has a large knowledge of arts and history of Japan. We also like the lunch we shared. She was really friendly and spoke about japanise way of life and cooking. Very interesting for us. So, it was an unforgetable day and we decided to book an other day with Tomoko san at the end of our stay in Japan !!!