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YOSHIO

Licensed Guide
 
Send message only 6 days available in April
$ 31 Hourly rate Price up to 4 people
Please kindly note the followings:

1. I'm available to contact every day and will reply to you within 24 hours when a day remains peaceful.
2. Charges for transportation and lunch of you and a guide during guiding will be paid by you.
3. If you want me to meet you at Narita Airport, It costs 8,000 yen. Meeting inside Tokyo 23 words is free.
Meeting outside of the area costs extra.
4. For guiding you in other cities and areas like Matsumoto, Nagano, Takayama, Shirakawa-go, Kanazawa,
Kyoto and Nara and so on, I can attend you if you pay extra charges for transportation and fee for
accommodation both of you and a guide if any.
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Last updated: 12 hours ago
Cities where I can guide: Tokyo , Kamakura , Mount Fuji , Hakone , Yokohama , Kanagawa , Nikko , Saitama , Chiba , Ibaraki , Yamanashi , Gunma

Languages English ( License ), Malay ( Beginner )

Hourly rate 31 USD Price up to 4 people
( Max : 8 People )
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About

Hi! I’m Yoshi.
I’m a pure, but a little bit an international, Japanese, living in Yokohama for about half a century. In addition, I used to live in Malaysia for 2 years, U.S.A. for 8 years and Canada for 3 years. I had long been involved in the international trade of U.S., Canadian, Australian and European grains for 40 years, during which I visited more than 40 countries including most of East Asian and South East Asian countries and most of Western European countries.
Now I’m a national certified guide-interpreter, working here for the past couple of years.

Believe! There is much more vast range of tourist spots and attractions throughout the year in Japan, even in Tokyo and its neighboring area, than “Green Michelin” and “Lonely Planet” offer to the world. Oops! You will surely encounter a new electricity here and there, day and night!
It’s really great to be welcoming here those who;
- Like to visit famous historic and cultural sites, shrines and temples in Tokyo, Kamakura, Nikko and other local areas,
- Love to bask in the natural beauty of Hakone, Mount Fuji and their vicinity,
- Have a keen interest in time-honored, culture-rich local cities like Kanazawa, Takayama, Matsumoto, Nagano and unique rural areas like Shirakawa-go and so many others,
- Are fascinated in Japanese art and paintings, both traditional and contemporary, including “Ukiyo-e”, wood block printings,
- Are aggressive enough to stroll in the sky by a gondola over an active volcano and sulfurous gush! Oh dear!
- Are passionate enough to directly touch the atmosphere of live, sometimes violent, “Matsuri”, traditional festivals in downtown,
- Wish to experience Japanese traditional, elaborate craftwork, handed down for centuries,
- Are enthusiastic about Japanese various pop culture and unique attractions,
- Like, or need, to escape from your everyday stress or boredom anyway!

Seeing is believing. Sightseeing is feeling through your own five senses! See Naples and Come on in Japan any time! I’m ready here whenever you are.

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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 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.