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Yoko

Licensed Guide
  (68) Reviews
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$ 37 Hourly rate Price up to 5 people
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Last updated: 4 days ago
Cities where I can guide: Tokyo , Kamakura , Tochigi

Languages Japanese ( Native ), English ( License )

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(68) Reviews
Hourly rate 37 USD Price up to 5 people
( Max : 8 People )
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About

Hello, I'm Yoko. I was born and brought up in Ashikaga, Tochigi prefecture (80 km north from Tokyo) and I've lived in Tokyo for more than 20 years.
I love traveling, both overseas and inside Japan. After I visited other countries and saw many local cultures there, I realized that Japan has a variety of unique cultures with a lot of tourist attractions.
I hope you enjoy your stay in Japan. I'm looking forward to seeing you soon!

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Price

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

Duration
1 Person
Up to 5 people
For each extra person
Hourly rate $37.20 $37.20 $4.65
4 Hours $148.80 $148.80 $18.60
8 Hours $297.60 $297.60 $37.20

* Duration: 2 hours minimum and 10 hours maximum per day.
* People: 8 maximum

Private Tours

One day Tokyo tour- customized for you

(68) Reviews
by Yoko
You can choose several places to visit. If you visit the places and just stay there for a short time, then I’d recommend you to choose 4 places. If you’...
7:30h $ 279 up to 5 people

Half day Tokyo Tour – customized for you

(68) Reviews
by Yoko
After I hear your request and thought, I'll arrange the tour for you. If you'd like to go to the places and stay there for a short time, then I’d recomm...
4h $ 149 up to 5 people

One day trip to Kamakura

(68) Reviews
by Yoko
Kamakura is a very popular tourist destination and has a lot of temples, shrines and historical places. Sometimes the city is called the Kyoto of eastern J...
8h $ 260 up to 5 people

One day trip to Ashikaga - Ashikaga Flower Park

(68) Reviews
by Yoko
Ashikaga is located 80km north From Tokyo. The city has a lovely atmosphere with a lot of tourist attractions for relaxing. From Asakusa station we'll ta...
10h $ 279 up to 5 people

Traditional Tokyo - Shrine, Japanese garden and Temple

(68) Reviews
by Yoko
On this tour, you'll visit a Shinto Shrine, Japanese garden and Buddhist temple. You'll enjoy traditional Tokyo. I’ll meet you at Harajuku station. W...
4h $ 140 up to 5 people

Half day tour - Enjoy a Japanese garden, river cruise and As...

(68) Reviews
by Yoko
I’ll meet you at your hotel and then we’ll go to Hamarikyu Garden in Shiodome area. The park is a large attractive Japanese garden, located alongside Toky...
4h $ 140 up to 5 people

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.
Reviews ( 68 )
beatriz Beatriz United States ( Family )
Excellent
1 month ago

“ Great guide superb English ”

Yoko made our tour a pleasure. She was attentive to our needs and very profesional. Me and my daughter had a great experience and would highly recommend her. Thanks Yoko!

Yoko:

Thank you so much for your fabulous review, Beatriz! I had a lovely time with you and your daughter. It was a scorching hot day, so I was wondering if we could do a tour as planned. Thanks to your cooperation, we could make our tour enjoyable and memorable. I hope you have lovely time in Japan. I hope I can see you again in the near future. Thank you again and please take care.

Walker Walker United States ( Couple )
Excellent
1 month ago

“ Yoko is truly wonderful ”

Yoko was a truly amazing guide. She was extremely knowledgeable, friendly, and a pleasure to talk with. She set up a wonderful tour for my wife and I on our honeymoon, and was happy to make changes to the tour based on our preferences. We highly recommend Yoko!

Yoko:

Thank you so much for your wonderful review, Walker! I had a lovely day with both of you, and the day with you reminded me of my honeymoon in my younger days! Talking with both of you was really fun and interesting, and the tour with you was memorable for me. Thank you for having me as your guide. I hope I can see you again in the near future. I hope you both share a long and happy life together.

Howard Howard United States ( Family with kids )
Excellent
2 months ago

“ Superior time with Yoko ”

Yoko was wonderful. Our one day tour was extremely flexible. Yoko English is excellent. Wr changed our plans because of rain and she had some nice ideas. Thanks for spending a memorable day with our family!!!

Yoko:

Thank you so much for posting a great review, Howard! I had a lovely day with all of you. Your daughters were lovely, I was happy to see they truly enjoyed shopping and walking along Takeshita street. Some places and things are new and interesting to me, thank you for giving me such a good opportunity. The tour was also memorable for me. I hope I can see you again in the near future.

Tessa Marie Tessa Philippines ( Family with kids )
Excellent
3 months ago

“ Excellent Guide ”

Yoko is a friendly and soft spoken person, She has a happy disposition. We are very happy and thankful that she allowed us to changed our Itinerary from Kamakura to Ashikaga 2 days prior our trip. And we did not regret it! Ashikaga is a beautiful place. Very relaxing and peaceful. We love both Ashikaga Gakko and Ashikaga Flower Park. Yoko’s english is also very good. We also learned that it is her first time to have a tour on Ashikaga that is not on a peak season and we are her first client for her Nikko tour! We are overwhelmed! Both tours are well planned and organized. I would highly recommend you to hire Yoko’s services if you have plan to go to Nikko, I can guarantee that you will be in good hands! I will surely recommend you to my friends and relatives! Thank You for taking ca... read more

Yoko:

Thank you so much for posting such a lovely review, Tessa! I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed the tours with me. Ashikaga is my hometown, so actually I was happy to hear that you would like to go to Ashikaga. Though the wisterias were over, we enjoyed a lot of beautiful flowers, especially roses are very beautiful. Taking my clients to Nikko was my first time, so honestly I was wondering if you could enjoy Nikko during our tour, but I was glad that everything went well. Thank you for all of your cooperation. Talking with you and your friends were really interesting and inspiring to me. I'm grateful for your kindness. Thank you again for having me as your guide. I hope I can see you again in the near future.

Steven Steven United States ( Couple )
Excellent
5 months ago

“ So happy we found Yoko! ”

We booked Yoko for a half day tour our first day in Tokyo and so glad we found her. She picked us up in the lobby of our hotel right on time and took us everywhere we asked her to see. We had a fantastic sushi lunch and really enjoyed her company. Yoko speaks wonderful English and taught us so much about Tokyo and Japan.

Yoko:

Thank you so much for posting a wonderful review, Steven! I'm glad to hear both of you enjoyed the tour with me. I also had a lovely time with both of you. Talking with you was fun and interesting. I'm grateful for your kindness. We've had much colder days than usual, so I hope you haven't caught cold. I hope you have lovely journey in Japan. I hope I can see you again in the near future.

Blog

Seasonal beauty – Hydrangea and wagashi

by Yoko
  We have much rain in this season here in Tokyo. In this season, we can enjoy beautiful flowers – Hydrangea. In many gardens, temples, sh...

Ashikaga Flower Park - Let's enjoy a beautiful view of wisteria

by Yoko
Spring is one of the best seasons for strolling in the park, viewing many flowers and trees.   Ashikaga Flower Park is famous for its bigge...

"Setsubun" - Bringing good fortune

by Yoko
Setsubun - the last day of winter There are many festivals and events throughout a year in Japan. Today we had a festival called Setsubun,...