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Azusa

Licensed Guide
  (28) Reviews
Send message only 2 days available in November
$ 37 Hourly rate Price up to 10 people
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Last updated: 4 days ago
Cities where I can guide: Hiroshima , Hyogo , Himeji

Languages English ( License )

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(28) Reviews
Hourly rate 37 USD Price up to 10 people
( Max : 20 People )
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About

Hello, my name is Azusa Arita. I'm a licensed tour guide in English. I think there is no big difference between what Japan is today and what you see about Japan in manga, except " Naruto." ( Sorry but Ninjya is no longer exist.) Japan is a two -faced society, a society of modern technology and that of tradition. That's why it seems mysterious and difficult to understand. Hiroshima is a good place to experience the both aspects of Japan. Do you know the darkness in which you 'll be a new person, or the special way you can gain the same amount of wisdom written in Buddhist scriptures at one time?
Let's go and find the answers to these mysteries in Hiroshima. I'll make sure you have a great time in this tour.

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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 10 people
For each extra person
Hourly rate $37.48 $37.48 $4.68
4 Hours $149.92 $149.92 $18.73
8 Hours $299.85 $299.85 $37.46

* Duration: 4 hours minimum and 8 hours maximum per day.
* People: 20 maximum

Private Tours

Half Day in Miyajima

(28) Reviews
by Azusa
Meet at JR Hiroshima Station or your hotel → JR MIyajimaguchi Station → Miyajimaguchi Ferry Port → Miyajima Island  → Isukushima Shrine → Daisho-in Temple...
5h $ 94 up to 8 people

Hiroshima Peace Park and Shukkeien Japanese style garden

(28) Reviews
by Azusa
Atomic Bomb Dome is a symbol of Hiroshima, city of peace. It stands out in Hiroshima Peace Park which is now filled with lush greenery and various plant...
5h $ 187 up to 5 people

All day in Miyajima Island

(28) Reviews
by Azusa
This tour covers all the attractive places to see in Miyajima island. We visit Itsukushima Shrine, Mt. Misen and Daishyoin Temple in one day. Mt. Misen is ...
8h $ 216 up to 5 people

Experiences of Japanese culture in Hiroshima

(28) Reviews
by Azusa
You can come in touch with various Japanese cultures in Hiroshima such as tea ceremony, Japanese calligraphy, traditional incense- smelling ceremony and so...
4h $ 94 up to 5 people

Himeji Castle and Toy Museum

(28) Reviews
by Azusa
We visit Himeji Castle and a roofed shopping arcade in Himeji. In the afternoon we move to Koro town by JR train to visit " Toy Museum." It takes about tw...
6h $ 356 up to 5 people

A small port town for Studio Ghibli's " Ponyo on the Cliff"

(28) Reviews
by Azusa
The attractions of this nostalgic port town named " Tomonoura" are within distances from the bus stop and it's comfortable walking. You may be surprised ...
4h $ 197 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 ( 28 )
Marylin Marylin United States ( Couple )
Excellent
2 weeks ago

“ Hiroshima and myajima island ”

FABULOUS GUIDE!!! Will highly recommend her to friends!!!

Azusa:

Dear Marylin san Thank you so much for your kind words. It was raining on and off all day. However you are all bright and cheerful in that restless weather. I got a lot of energy and nice jokes from you. " Discover this covered gate!" Let me use this joke in my tours. All the best !

Hilary Hilary Japan ( Couple )
Excellent
1 month ago

“ Fabulous and informative visit to Hiroshima ”

My husband and I truly enjoyed visiting Hiroshima with Azusa. Her English is very clear and we learnt a lot about not only Hiroshima but Japan as a whole too. We highly recommend her.

Azusa:

Dear Hilary san Thanks for the lovely comment and a beautiful photo. I am often said that I look like a Japanese female comedian named Haruna. I realized that in this photo. It was a short tour. I am so happy if you fully enjoyed HIroshima City's lively but laid -back atomosphere. Talking to both of you made me all warm and fuzzy. That was a fantastic time for me. The big Torii gate's repair is expected to be finished next October. Please come back to Hiroshima next fall. Sincerely, Azusa Arita

Mark and Kathryn Mark New Zealand ( Couple )
Excellent
1 month ago

“ Great tour of Hiroshima ”

Azusa was a wonderful guide. She managed to take us a day early at late notice as our day in Hiroshima was changed due to weather conditions on our cruise. Her English was very good and she was very organized getting us to the places we wanted to see and back to our boat on time. Thank you Azusa for a great day and we really enjoyed your friendly personality!

Azusa:

Dear Mark san Thank you so much for your wonderful message! It is such an honor to be told that. Your kindness made me friendly. That was a quick trip but if you fully enjoyed Hiroshima food and Miyajima’s peaceful atmosphere, it makes me so happy. With more time, I could have shown you other unique places in this island. When the big gate’s repair is finished, please come to Hiroshima again. Wishing you a great future !

Cora Cora United States ( Friends )
Excellent
1 month ago

“ Miyajima and Hiroshima ”

Azusa is the ideal guide...,.knowledgeable, patient, caring and an excellent ambassador for Japan. She made sure that we saw the highlights of both Miyajima and Hiroshima. She spoke excellent English and very flexible. She took our pictures and truly gave us beautiful memories.

Azusa:

Dear Cora san I am so thankful for your kind words. Your are all warm-hearted people,open-minded and very easy to talk to. I felt like a member of your group rather than a guide. I wanted to go with you. You said this was the first visit to Hiroshima for all of you. Though the hot weather was a little hard and the deer looked a bit exhausted, I hope this tour would be one of your best memories. Bon Voyage! Azusa Arita

Vineet Vineet Canada ( Friends )
Excellent
2 months ago

“ Great overall experience! ”

Thank you Azusa san for a geat overall experience inspite of the weather not being very cooperative (raining most of the day). You shared a lot of interesting information and made sure our group got the most out of our trip. We highly recommend your services to other travelers.

Azusa:

Dear Vineet san Thank you so much for your kind words. The reviews I receive motivate me. You are all cheerful and jolly people. Though the weather was not so good and unfortunately the Torii gate was covered, your people seemed to appreciate life as it happens. That was a fantastic time for me to be with you. I wish you all the best ! Sincerely, Azusa Arita