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Hiroshi

Licensed Guide
  (30) Reviews
Send message only 11 days available in December
US$ 37 Hourly rate Price up to 5 people
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Last updated: 1 day ago
Cities where I can guide: Tokyo , Kamakura , Hakone , Yokohama , Kanagawa

Languages English ( License )

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

My name is Hiroshi Yasuo, but Hiro is much easier to call me.
I used to live abroad total 8 years and visited about 30 countries for business and pleasure. Also, I traveled to Japanese major tourist places to learn its history and uniqueness. Therefore I can tell not only surface explanation of places , but also their background or history.
I will show and talk about them from the aspects of your interest.
I understand my role is to make your tour more valuable and enjoyable one.
I hope I can see many people from all over the world .

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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 US$35.13 US$37.48 US$9.37
5 Hours US$175.67 US$187.40 US$46.87
8 Hours US$281.08 US$299.85 US$75.00

* Duration: 5 hours minimum and 10 hours maximum per day.
* People: 8 maximum

Private Tours

Tours for Cruise ship passengers arriving at Yokohama

(30) Reviews
by Hiroshi
Passengers of Cruise ships arriving at Yokohama have some difficulties to enjoy Japan. Main reason is the location of piers are not in a convenient area an...
8h US$ 300 up to 5 people

Tsukiji( fishmarket) and Ryogoku(Sumo, Ukiyoe, History)

(30) Reviews
by Hiroshi
We will visit Tsukiji outer fish market and Ryogoku where is famous for Sumo , Ukiyoe and history. In Ryogoku we will visit 3 museums which are Sumo museu...
8h US$ 300 up to 5 people

Enjoyable Tokyo one day tour - Ideal for the first time visi...

(30) Reviews
by Hiroshi
This tour is designed for visitors who is the first time to Tokyo. I pick-up 3 places to visit; Imperial palace, Meiji-Shrine, Asakusa. They are the popu...
8h US$ 300 up to 4 people

Hakone: The wonderful world

(30) Reviews
by Hiroshi
Hakone attract many people because of great view of Mt. Fuji, volcanic activity in front of you, various transportation, hot spring, historical site and et...
8h US$ 300 up to 5 people

Delightful Yokohama One day

(30) Reviews
by Hiroshi
In this tour you will visit major Yokohama's hi-lighted places. Yokohama's development started about 160 year ago. And in this tour you can enjoy real calm...
8h US$ 300 up to 5 people

Yokohama's nice photo taking place

(30) Reviews
by Hiroshi
Many people visit Yokohama to enjoy nice view of port ,bridge, historical buildings and parks. But not many people know good place to take pictures. I will...
8h US$ 244 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 ( 30 )
Susan Susan Japan
Very Good
1 day ago

“ Wonderful day bad ending ”

Hiroshi is a very nice man and very good at what he does. We had a lovely day in the Hakone area , on one of the most beautiful days. Hiroshi was very patient and fair , when the forecast was bad, he rescheduled our tour for a better day. We really appreciated that. We understood that we would pay for his travel In Hakone, but did not expect any other surprise expenses. In fact I emailed Hiroshi to ask what was not covered in his fee , weeks before the trip. I was very clear that I did not want any surprise expenses. He told me there was the ticket in Hakone to pay for and that my passo card could not be used there. As we said good bye in the train station we were suddenly asked for his travel going to meet us in Yokohama and his trip home from Yokohama. We were surprised and felt t... read more

Hiroshi:

Susan Thank you for your revieew. But did you see voucher of the tour? If you see it, you will find clearly that my transportation cost 7,524 yen was NOT included in the tour price you paid to Triplelights. What I learn from you is I should remind the cost before the tour.

DAVID DAVID United Kingdom ( Couple )
Excellent
5 days ago

“ Afternoon and evening in Tokyo ”

Hiroshi made great use of out limited cruise shore time, In an afternoon and evening he enabled us to experience modern, historical, cultural and aethestic aspects of the city leaving us so we left having felt we had been throgh an informed imersive day. He is a charming and likeable guide and we are most grateful for the good time we had with him.

Hiroshi:

Dear David Thank you very much for writing a good review about thr tour. I enjoyed a lot with you and your wife. Your interest to our culture helped me to search places which you may satisfy. As I mentioned Nezu art museum is a not big museum. However I like the place very much because of real Japanese atmosphere which the museum has. Please make another chance to come to Japan and I wish to be your guide again to show more of Japan. Best regards Hiroshi

Eric Eric United States ( Couple )
Excellent
2 weeks ago

“ Our first exposure to Japan ”

Hiroshi was a terrific guide for our first two days of exposure to Japan, guiding us around the first timer must see locations in Tokyo the first day, and Kamakura the second day. His English was excellent. We had no issues with communicatiuon in either direction. Both days were fast paced, nine hours the first, and seven hours the second, so we fit a lot in. He was thouroghly knowledgeable about both cities, and Japan in general, so our constant conversation and discussion went from history, to culture, to politics, both old and new, and any and every subject between - very enlightening. Hiroshi was a delightful guide, bright, sharing, and good humor. He made our days a joy.

Hiroshi:

Dear Eric Thank you very much for your great comment. I think you had fantastic time in the cruise and back to your home safely. As I mentioned in the tour, I enjoyed the time with you a lot. You, your wife and your friends are wonderful persons and wish to see you again. You may spend wonderful holiday seasons. Best regards Hiroshi

Dinah Dinah United States ( Family )
Excellent
1 month ago

“ Hiroshi is a TOP tour guide! ”

Hiroshi is GREAT! He responded to all my questions in the months prior to our arrival. He met us at our ship on time, took us to all the places we read about. Did an excellent job of pointing out interesting things as we walked the streets of Tokyo.. we saw the normal tourist places as well and many places that gave us a feeling of the real past and present Tokyo. And when I accidentally left my iPad in a store, he immediately went back and got it! If you need a guide in Tokyo, go with Hiroshi.. you will be extremely pleased!

Hiroshi:

Dear Dinah Thank you for your great review. I enjoyed very much with you, Rusty , Miki and Mickey. Probably you went to bed early because of long walk in my tour. Your enthusiazm to learn our culture encouraged me a lot. I respect your enthusiazm. I recieve your picture and keep it i my album for my memory. Hope we will meet again in Japan or in Canada Thank you for choosing me as your guide and have great life in future Best regards

Charles Charles United States ( Couple )
Excellent
1 month ago

“ A Great Day in Tokyo!!! ”

Hiroshi is a very knowledgeable, a great communicator, easy to get along with and very accommodating to my wife & I. My wife has foot problems & it was easy to adjust our tour for her. We learned so much about Tokyo & Japan from Hiroshi. By the end of the day we felt we also had met a great man as well as a new friend, & if we get a chance to return we shall certainly ask for Hiroshi.

Hiroshi:

Dear Charles Thank you very much for the good evaluation about the tour. It was a great pleasure being with you and your wife. I hope you will have a great time with cruise and arrive home safely. It was my pleasure to be your guide and wish to have another chance to see you. Best regards Hiroshi

Blog

Hase-Dera Temple

by Hiroshi
Hase-dera Temple is one of the most attractive temples in Kamakura.  It is not only because of history but also because the scenic garden of...

Hoh-Koku-Ji Temple

by Hiroshi
Bamboo grove at Hoh-Koku-Ji temple. Put yourself in quiet bamboo grove is different experience and you can get relax feeling. https://tripl...

Tsurugaoka-Hachiman-Gu

by Hiroshi
This shrine is one of the most popular shrines in Japan. It was built at the end of 12th Century which means about 800 years ago.  In the pr...

Technology in Yokohama

by Hiroshi
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Towers in Yokohama

by Hiroshi
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Flower Festival in Yokohama

by Hiroshi
Now in Yokohama , flower festival is taking place through Jun 4. You can enjoy flowers not only in parks but also road side. It is nice to v...