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Takehiko

Licensed Guide
  (16) Reviews
Send message only 7 days available in December
$ 62 Hourly rate Price up to 7 people
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Last updated: 5 days ago
Cities where I can guide: Kyoto , Osaka , Nara , Wakayama

Languages English ( License )

Reviews
(16) Reviews
Hourly rate 62 USD Price up to 7 people
( Max : 7 People )
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About

I was born in 1959 in Tokushima Prefecture,Shikoku Island,and am a taxi driver of a wheelchair accessible van which accommodates a wheelchair , another 5 passengers,and your luggage.
I can also meet and see you off at Kansai International Airport, JR Kyoto or Shin-Osaka station ,
and so on.
Among the customers last year,they are from Australia,Hong Kong,Thailand,USA,Canada,Indonasia,
New Caledonia,Mexico,and Vietnam.
I have much information about accessible places of interest,scenic sites,restautants,and bathrooms
of Osaka,Kyoto and Nara.


Price

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

Duration
1 Person
Up to 7 people
Hourly rate $61.60 $61.60
4 Hours $246.40 $246.40
8 Hours $492.80 $492.80

* Duration: 4 hours minimum and 9 hours maximum per day.
* People: 7 maximum

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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.
Reviews ( 16 )
Claire Claire United States ( Family with kids )
Excellent
3 weeks ago

“ Super day in Nara ”

Zuni San was very wonderful, patient with me (I am very slow walker with a cane), and took us to see things of much interest with children ages ten and thirteen as well as of interest to adults. His English was grand.

Takehiko:

Dear,Claire san. Thank you for your kind message. I'm very grateful to be with you just 6 hours. I'm afraid you have painfull feet because of lots of walking I gave you. I guess your family really enjoyed her weddling ceremony and banquet,maybe were moved. Be safe and have a merry Christmas next month. Sincerly. Zumi

Anthony Anthony Hong Kong ( Friends )
Excellent
3 weeks ago

“ An excellent and considerate tourist guide ”

Takehiko san likes to be called “Zumi.” He was recommended very correctly to me by Emi san, a very helpful English-speaking coordinator online at Triplelights. Besides providing the service of a wheelchair accessible van, Zumi san is an excellent tourist guide in all respects. I, being handicapped in one leg and a wheelchair user, was on a long cruise with my girlfriend & 2 friends between October & November 2018 visiting several Japanese ports and stopped over Osaka twice. Zumi san pampered me & my girl friend both times almost like babies! Due to some error in passport discovered after embarking the ship, my girl friend could not stay overnight ashore. Zumi san volunteered to take us unconditionally, and beyond our itinerary, back to the ship at Osaka port from Kyoto where we finished a ... read more

Takehiko:

Thank you for too enough compliments to me. It's really my pleasure and honor to be with you because I can learn a lot from you during the tour and also before it. Any place where we visited the other day reminds me of the time spent with you together. I will waif for your coming over to Osaka,Kyoto,and Kobe. Say hello to your friends and be safe. Best wishes to you. Sincerly. Takehiko Oizumi,Zumi

Raymond Raymond Singapore ( Family )
Excellent
1 month ago

“ We visited Osaka, Nara and Kyoto on a private driving tour ”

Mr Oizumi is knowledgeable about the places we visited, including their history, twists and turns along the way, and is able to help us modify our itineraries a accordingly. He is courteous, pleasant, and mild mannered Overall, we feel safe with him as our personal tour guide

Takehiko:

Dear,Raymond san. Thank you for your taking the service and too much appreciation. It's honor to be given such a comment. Take care and say hello to your wife and cat-lover-children. Thank you so much,again. Sincerly. Zumi

Liza Liza Philippines ( Family with kids )
Good
1 month ago

“ Easy to deal with ”

Zumi’s English is superb. He was able to bring us where we would like to go making it easier for us and the seniors in our group.

Takehiko:

Dear,Liza san. Thank you for your message.Are you OK with your knee? It's my pleasure to guide you in Kyoto and Osaka. Thank you so much.Say hello to your parents. Sincerly.Zumi

Jeanine Jeanine United States ( Friends )
Excellent
1 month ago

“ Our day in Osaka ”

Takehiko showed us a very pleasant day seeing the sights of Osaka. His English was good and he took us where we wanted to go with great efficiency. I would recommend his guide services highly.

Takehiko:

Dear,Jeanine san. Thank you for your taking the service and giving me a wonderful message. Best wishes to you and your family. I hope you will come over to Osaka(&Kyoto) and enjoy a lot more in scenic beauties,traditional culture. Thank you so much again. Sincerly. Zumi