born and raised in Kyoto.
experienced planning sightseeing tours for international students as a club activity in uni.
studied Tourism in Australia as an exchange student.
worked in a long-established hotel in Kyoto.
Kyoto has many traditional aspects but also it has beautiful and kawaii (lovely) charm.
Traditional shrines and temples, cafes, book stores, music, knick-knack stores, pastries... There are many things I love and you will love in Kyoto!
Why don't you explore this old and new city, looking through local Kyotonian's eyes!
Recent reviews of this tour guide:
Yasuna is a very professional, knowledgeable, punctual and flexible guide, with a great sense of humour and warm personality. She made everything look easy, navigating us away from the crowds, which greatly enhanced our experience of Kyoto. She was a pleasure to be with and I would highly recommend Yasuna.
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Tour guide services/sample itinerary:
You can give me your interests to customize the tour.
Here are some suggestion.
your hotel or Kyoto Sta-Chishakuin Temple-Sanjusangendo Temple-Hotel or Kyoto Sta
(2 hours walking tour. I recommend this when your are leaving from Kyoto Sta and want to kill the time in the morning)
your hotel-Fushimi Inari Shrine-take train-Sake brewery (tasting sake)-walk through local shopping arcade-take a bus-Jonanju-Shrine-your hotel
(4 hours tour)
Transportation by tour guide:
Yes, transportation can be arranged upon request.
Private sightseeing & group tours offered by this guide:
Kyoto Local Private Tour
Old and New Charm of Kyoto
Tour guide interests:
I love cafes, so I can take you to charming cafes if you want.
Kyoto is known as the producing area of green tea, and also the annual consumption of coffee is the largest in Japan.
You will like the old and new charm of this city.
Reviews of this tour – by clients who booked!