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  (5) Reviews
Send message only 9 days available in October
$ 27 Hourly rate Price up to 5 people
For Nikko tour, I would like to meet up in tokyo or chiba area. If you want to meet up in Nikko, you need to pay for my transportation fee to Nikko.
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Cities where I can guide: Tokyo , Kamakura , Mount Fuji , Hakone , Yokohama , Kanagawa , Nikko , Saitama , Chiba , Narita

Languages Japanese ( Native ), English ( License )

(5) Reviews
Hourly rate 27 USD Price up to 5 people
( Max : 5 People )
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I’m Hideaki. Just call me “Mura” or “Mura-san”. “San” means “Mr.” or "Ms." in Japanese. I have a national tour guide license in English. I have experiences to live in the following cities on business.
- Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) Four years
- Nantong (China) One and half years,
- Jakarta (Indonesia) One and half years
- Baton Rouge (Louisiana, USA) Two years.

My hobbies are playing golf, listening classical music and watching football.

My basic policy as a tour guide is to entertain my guests with my best hospitality. I really like to see my guests smiling. I myself also enjoy chatting with my guest about not only a general explanation about Japanese culture and history but everything based on my experiences and hobbies.

Let’s enjoy a wonderful tour in Japan !

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4.8 (5) Reviews
Very Good


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

1 Person
Up to 5 people
Hourly rate $22.25 $26.70
4 Hours $89.00 $106.80
8 Hours $178.00 $213.60

* Duration: 4 hours minimum and 11 hours maximum per day.
* People: 5 maximum

Private Tours

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Exciting Tokyo - One Day Tour

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Exciting Hakone - One Day Tour from Tokyo

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Naritasan Shinshoji temple before your flight

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Exciting Kamakura - One Day Tour from Tokyo

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8h $ 236 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 ( 5 )
Sarah Sarah United States
6 days ago

“ Tour of Tokyo ”

My family and I had a very good tour of Tokyo with Hideaki. We were able to do many things in one day and felt like we were able to accomplish a lot during such a short time thanks to Hideaki showing us around. I definitely recommend him to others.


Thank you very much for your review, Sarah-san. We were very lucky that we could see Mt. Fuji from Tokyo Metropolitan Government building. I still remember your mother's smile when we visited Kusunoki Masashige statue. Thank you very much again.

Timothy Timothy United States ( Family with kids )
Very Good
2 months ago

“ Very good experience ”

Pleasant guide. Seemed knowledgeable about tokyo.


Timothy-san, Thank you very much. I also enjoyed chatting with you and your family. I was relieved that we could finally see the full-view of Mt. Fuji at the last viewing spot. Please tell your daughter that I still keep the Origami Mt. Fuji. Thank you !! Hideaki Murayama

Bonggal Bonggal Indonesia ( Family with kids )
3 months ago

“ Hideaki is an excellent guide for your trip in Tokyo ”

Hideaki or we always call him as "Mura san". He is very nice person, he is very detailed and considerate. He responded to my email quickly, making offer of travel proposal with detail. He was also very helpful to us as my wife missed her wallet at the mall. We greatly enjoyed the 1 day excursion tour enjoy the beauty of fuji mountain from hakone, and lake ashi with Mura san. He also gave us basic information how to get to osakadan and interesting locations that we can visit in osaka and kyoto. He is an interesting guys and with lots of travel experience understands travellers needa. We highly recommend Mura san as your tour guide in Tokyo !!.


Bonggal-san, thank you very much and I also enjoyed Hakone tour with you and your family. I was really a lucky day, isn’t it? We were able to find your wife’s wallet easily and see beautiful Mt. Fuji. Double lucky!! Chatting with you reminded me of my poor Bahasa Indonesia, lah. Thank you very much. Hideaki Murayama

Shruti Shruti India ( Family )
3 months ago

“ Good and Well informed ”

It was a pleasure to be guided by Mura San for 2 days on our trip to Tokyo. He tried to get information on all that we happened to mention. He was not hurried and was good for our family of 5 , from 10yrs to 74yrs. He gave us a good brief before reaching our destination so we had a basic idea even before arriving. He was a very accommodating and helpful guide. We returned today from Japan . It was a pleasure to be guided by him.Thanks to him for making us understand Tokyo better . All my family members have the same feedback for him.


Thank you very much, Shruti-san. I also had a good time with you and your family. Thanks to you, I could have some new experiences, Pokemon, Uber and Dosa. Especially, it was my first time to eat Dosa and it tastes really good. Thank you very much again. Hideaki Murayama

Siti Siti Singapore ( Family )
5 months ago

“ Visit to Mt. Fuji ”

Thank you Mr. Hideaki! The best and caring guide especially I have 2 elders that just cant cope walking so long and Mr. Hideaki is a patient guide who kept looking and concern for their needs. We love the birthday candles that you have brought for my dad's birthday and bringing us to the halal restaurant in Ginza. Overall you are the best and will recommend our friends to use you when going to Japan. So many beautiful places that you have brought to us and we should book you more days in future. Love from Siti and the rest of the family!


Siti-san, Thank you very much and I also enjoyed so much visiting Narukawa Museum and Gotemba Outlet with you and your family. I’m very glad that we could see beautiful scenery of Lake Ashi and Mt. Fuji. This tour is one of my best memory! Hoping to see you again. Hideaki Murayama