Home Japan Yamanashi Private Guides MOTOYUKI About

MOTOYUKI

Licensed Guide
  (11) Reviews
Send message fully booked in September
$ 37 Hourly rate Price up to 3 people
  • Available
  • Not Available

Last updated: 4 days ago
Cities where I can guide: Mount Fuji , Shizuoka , Yamanashi , Other Shizuoka Locations , Shimizu

Languages Japanese ( Native ), English ( License )

Reviews
(11) Reviews
Hourly rate 37 USD Price up to 3 people
( Max : 6 People )
Book now Secure your date, then customize
Send message Get your trip plan & quotation

About

My name is Moto, National Licensed Guide Interpreter living in Yamanashi, Kofu-city.
I can offer real experiences of Japanese nature, culture and commoner's life.
Check tour inventory and contact me soon if you are interested in !!

Price

The prices below are for a private tour for you and your partner, family or friends.

Duration
1 Person
Up to 3 people
For each extra person
Hourly rate $32.55 $37.20 $13.95
4 Hours $130.20 $148.80 $55.80
8 Hours $260.40 $297.60 $111.60

* Duration: 2 hours minimum and 8 hours maximum per day.
* People: 6 maximum

Private Tours

Feel great nature of Mt.Fuji with the mystical forest of Aok...

(11) Reviews
The Fuji Five Lakes and the Aokigahara Forest are fascinating natural wonders created by Mt.Fuji. They remain untouched nature sceneries. They are on the n...
7h $ 228

Zen Buddhism 1 day practice at the 600 years historic temple...

(11) Reviews
Here at Kasuisai Temple, you can have an authentic Buddhist Zen experience for a day. Kasuisai Temple belongs to the Soto style of Zen Buddhism. It is loca...
7h $ 228

1 day shore excursion from Shimizu port in Shizuoka as the l...

(11) Reviews
Shizuoka prefecture, is one of the most attractive sightseeing destination in Japan. Being in the southern part of the country, its moderate Japanese clima...
7h $ 228

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.

View More Frequently Asked Questions read more

Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel in the first 14 day(s) before the meeting date, there is a 100% charge.
  • If you cancel between 15 and 29 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 50% charge.
  • If you cancel at least 30 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.
Reviews ( 11 )
Amanda Amanda Australia ( Family )
Excellent
3 days ago

“ Aokigahara Forrest, Mt Fuji and Arakurayama Shrine ”

Moto is a fantastic guide, he was happy to share his local knowledge of Mt Fuji, the Forrest, and the Shrine which was exactly what we were looking for. Moto was able to accomodate my slow walking and extra stops for viewing My Fuji. I would book Moto again in a heart beat, he's amazing :)

Jonathan Jonathan United States
Excellent
2 months ago

“ Best day in Japan seeing Mount Fuji and Aokigahara Forest! ”

We had the absolute best day with Motoyuki! He was so fantastic and kind right from the pick up and made everything easy for us with helping figure out transport of where to meet him and he planned one of our most memorable days in Japan. Our itinerary on our limited time in the Fuji area he was able to show us some amazing viewpoints at the Fuji 5 lakes and took us into Aokigahara forest to the ice caves which was incredible and even to a Japanese onsen with views of Mount Fuji from the indoor and outdoor hot springs. Lunch was also amazing and we were able to try some local delicacies to the area. I highly recommend a day tour with him! Incredibly great value in hiring him as our private guide to take us to this area as having done it by ourselves would have been difficult and not nearly... read more

Roline Roline United Kingdom ( Couple )
Very Good
4 months ago

“ Mount Fuji ”

Moto-san took us to a unique spot to photograph Japan’s famous mountain. What a view,! We saw a lot, met local people, ate beautiful Sushi, ( actually the best we had), and learnt a lot. Thank you so much

Kay Kay Australia ( Family )
Excellent
4 months ago

“ Kind and helpful ”

Moto-san met us as agreed despite our delays due to Golden Week that were beyond our control. He was very good keeping in touch with us and very thoughtful about our needs. His knowledge of local area around Fuji five lakes was great and he was fantastic at explaining everything to our grandson. If I go back to Japan I will be sure to contact him again.

Lynne Lynne United States ( Family )
Excellent
5 months ago

“ Very enjoyable tour of Shimizu and Mount Fuji viewing ”

We loved our tour with Moto. He met us at the cruise terminal and took us via taxi and his car to see the sights. He took us a back way to a lovely look-out point to see Mt Fuji with the tea plantations all around us. It was so peaceful and beautiful as all the tour buses went to another spot for viewing Mt Fuji. We had no traffic or congestion. Moto is a very nice person and a wonderful guide. He also took us to downtown to experience some of the local culture.