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$ 38 Hourly rate Price up to 6 people
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Cities where I can guide: Tokyo , Kamakura , Hakone , Yokohama , Nikko , Saitama

Languages English ( License )

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Hourly rate 38 USD Price up to 6 people
( Max : 10 People )

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Hello ! My name is Kazuo(和夫・かずお) which means a peaceful man in Japanese,
so please don't worry, I am a gentle,kind person.

I had worked at one of the biggest companies in Japan for 33 years.
I belonged to the sales department of the company.
So, I am familiar with the relationship of others.

I have traveled to more than 10 countries, I love traveling and meeting with new people.
This is the reason why I chose the English guide as my work.
I also would like to enjoy communicating with foreign tourist with this job.
Other than travel, my favorite is history, food, and sports including martial arts.
I have learned karate for more than five years ,and now I have a black belt of karate ,
also a black belt of judo ( my high school had judo lessons once a week)

Before becoming an English guide, I have joined Tokyo city guide club ,
specialize in Asakusa, Imperial palace and Meiji shrine,so I have a good knowledge of Tokyo.
I have many tour plans, but I can arrange tour depending on your request.

I am looking forward to seeing you.

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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 at least 14 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.
  • If you cancel between 2 and 13 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 20% charge.
  • If you cancel within 1 day prior to the meeting date, there is a 40% charge.
  • If you cancel on the meeting date, there is no refund.

Reviews ( 1 )

3 months ago |   by Amanda

“ Wonderful Tour of Shrines and Temples ”

Our small group of ex-pats hired Kazuo-san to take us around to some shrines and temples and explain the differences between the two main religions here in Japan - Shintoism and Buddhism. Kazuo-san was a excellent guide and very prepared for our tour. He even made a notebook for each of us with explanations of all the different aspects of both types of religious buildings and what goes on there. Our whole group learned a lot about religion in Japan and will be great guides for our guests when they visit.