I was born and raised in Osaka. Now I live in Kashihara city, Nara. In my free time I like gardening, trekking, cooking and eating. I also like meeting people from different backgrounds.
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: 3 hours minimum and 8 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.
Yuri was very good, she showed us Nara very well. Beautiful park. She was very attentive to our needs. We enjoyed our time in Nara with Yuri. Elena and friends
I would like to thank you for sharing wonderful time during the Nara tour. I will keep on striving towards my guiding and study for English. Thank you💛 Yuri
Yuri was so nice and was extremely flexible with our changing plans and visiting the Nishiki market. She was fun, knowledgeable about Japanese history and a delight to be with. She is very higjly recommended.
Thank you for your replying. I had a wonderful time with you today. I'm glad I had the opportunity to walk around Bamboo Forest and Nishiki Market and receive your review. Thank you again for all your help. Yuri
Yuri is very sweet. She is punctual, met me at the hotel on time (even a few min early) and had a paper sign with my name on it. She came prepared with notes and books to point to historical facts. She also had the schedule printed with details about the stops and cost, and at the end she gave me a receipt for the part that i paid cash (train fee, entrance fee...etc). she is very cost-conscious, for example she recommended not wasting money on a part of a tour and pointed me to a photo spot of what i would see if i paid for a ticket, also she recommended avoiding food at the touristic area as they usually are more expensive and not as good. We went to a delicious place nearby instead. She was very helpful in showing me how to use the train to get from my hotel to the conference center for ... read more
Dear Salam, Thank you for shareing a wonderful time with you. I apologize for my lack of knowledge. Thank you again for all your help and hospitality. Best regards, Yuri
Yuri is a delightful lady, punctual (time vise: our ship arrived early, and we saw her at the port already waiting with our name on the board!), and ready to change itinerary at your request. It was Yuri's first time to pick up a customer from Osaka port and take to Kyoto, and considering that she is living in 2 hours away from the port, that fact only told us we are in good hands! Yuri had her itinerary schedule (train station and times) written down, and we just followed her everywhere at the stations not worrying if that's the right ones. She also was buying train tickets for us (be ready for a small additional cost for these) - that was helpful, too. The Mister taxi driver she hired was also a delightful man - patient and caring, and always on time waiting for us to come out from di... read more
Hello Luiza! Thank you for your comment. I also had great days with you and your husband. You are very easy to communicate and feel so nice together. We could make bright days because of your cooperation. Thank you for giving me the great opportunity to guide you! Have a great life with lots of LOVE. Thank you. Yuri