Hello I'm Hide, National Goverment Licensed Guide Interpreter acting in Kyoto. I have lived in Kyoto for more than 40 years. I am living in west part of Kyoto city, I am a practiced FIT walking tour guide in Saga/Arashiyama area, Kinukake-road area (Kinkakuji/Ryoanji/Ninnaji Temples area), Nishijin area and so on. Of course I am OK to guide any other area of Kyoto including some of the most popular tourist destinations such as Nijojo (Nijo-Castle), Fushimi-Inari, Kiyomizu Temple and etc. Let's make memorable days in Kyoto with Hide!!
The prices below are for a private tour for you and your partner, family or friends.
Up to 4 people
For each extra person
* Duration: 2 hours minimum and 10 hours maximum per day.
* People: 6 maximum
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.