Hi! My name is Akie. I have been working as a tour guide for three years. I used to travel over 30 countries as a tour leader. Now I am very happy to welcome foreign guests in Japan.
I love my job so I am passionate to show you around Kansai Region - Kyoto, Osaka, Nara and Kobe to make your time a pleasant and comfortable one.
I will take you some off the beaten tracks where only locals know. You can see the real life of Japanese.
I can arrange your tour according to your requests. I have done the special maiko tour, pottery tour upon my guest's requests. Please feel free to ask me any questions.
I am looking forward to meeting you in Japan.Arigato!!!
Recent reviews of this tour guide:
Whaｔ a wonderful experience had with Aki in Ｋｙｏｔｏ today. Ｔｈe 3 of us had a wonderful time as Aki provided us with first-hand knowledge of the many sights of Kyoto and we spent the minimum of time traveling to each attaction, which included Kiyomisu Dera temple, Ｆｕｓｈｉｍａ Ｉｎａｒｉ Ｓｈｒｉｎｅ，Ｇｉｎｋｏｋｕｊｉ Ｔｅｍｐｌｅ，Ｎｉｓｈｉｋｉ Ｍａｒｋｅｔ， and many, many great samples of Kyoto`s delicious treats. We most highly recommend her for any visit. Aloha to Aki!
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Tour guide services/sample itinerary:
Welcome to Kyoto. During this amazing day tour you will see all the most popular sights and experience the best parts of the city with a local guide.
We'll see all of the things you would see on an ordinary tour - they're certainly worthwhile. But I will also show you the special things that make Kyoto great.
We will see the most popular Kiyomizu temple, local shrines, Geisya district, , Silver pavilloon and philosopher's path.
As your private tour guide, I can adjust the schedule, duration and activities to meet your needs. Please let me know of any special requests you have.
Transportation by tour guide:
Yes, transportation can be arranged upon request.
Private sightseeing & group tours offered by this guide:
Kyoto fascinating full day tour
Tour guide interests:
Kyoto sightseeing tours
Kyoto cycling tours
Kyoto art and craft tour
Kyoto Geiko Maiko special private meeting tour
Osaka shightseeing tours
Osaka foodies tour
Kobe sightseeing and Kobe beef tour
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