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Otaru Private Tour Guides

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Popular Otaru Tour Guides

Hokkaido Tour Guide - Kumiko N.

Kumiko N.

5.00 / 5
(4 reviews)
Japan

Hi,I'm living in Hokkaido,Japan.teaching English everyday,and sometimes working as a tour conductor or a tour guide both for Japanese and for foreign customers. and am a ski instructor in winter. So I can guide you to the many wonderful ski resort here in Hokkaido! My hobbies are tennis, swimming, movies, reading,and I am interested in history and culture. Hokkaido has so many attractive spots like beautiful nature, hot springs, active experience, and delicious seafood restaurant.I've been to Hawaii, Australia,Koria,and had exchange students from Canada for two months at my house several times.and I can offer you Kimono wearing experience.Hope having great fun experience together!.                                                                                                                                 

Hokkaido Tour Guide - Miyuki I.

Miyuki I.

4.92 / 5
(12 reviews)
Japan

I am a licensed tour guide in Hokkaido. I have been working as a guide for about 10 years. I can work in Sapporo, and whole area of Hokkaido. Right now I live in Sapporo ,capital city of Hokkaido. Sapporo is the fifth largest city in Japan with 1. 9 million people. But if you drive one hour or so, you are in the middle of rural area surrounded by mountains and the lakes. So if you come to Hokkaido, it is guaranteed to enjoy urban sightseeing spots and food, at the same time, to enjoy soaking in the amazingly beautiful nature. I can provide you a basic tour, also a customized tour depending on the seasons. Let me help you to create memorable tours that you would cherish for a long time.                                                                                                                                  

Hokkaido Tour Guide - Hiromi A.

Hiromi A.

5.00 / 5
(5 reviews)
Japan

¡Hola! Soy Hiromi Asada, guía de turismo oficial (español). Vivo en la ciudad de Sapporo de Hokkaido, la isla que está más al norte de Japón. Es famosa por su bella naturaleza, por los centros turísticos de invierno y la cultura del Ainu (indígena de Hokkaido). Me gustan mucho el deporte, la música, el vino, y por supuesto viajar. ¡Vamos a pasear juntos a conocer otro mundo!                                                                                                                                 

Hokkaido Tour Guide - Akira M.

Akira M.

Japan

Hi, I'm Akira, please call me Aki. I am a Hokkaido native, born and growing up near Hakodate and National Government licensed guide interpreter. I used to be an elementary school teacher until retirement. I've been to the U.S twice to study the American educational system sent by Hokkaido board of education. I also acted as a volunteer guide in Hakodate city for more than ten years because as a civil servant, moonlighting was prohibited by the authority. After retirement, I started working as a professional tour guide mainly in Hokkaido, but because of the Pandemic, I soon lost my job. So I decided to enter graduate school of Hokkaido University where I studied Japanese modern history. So I am well-versed in Japanese history and culture. I have also learned about tourist spots around Sapporo. I have shown around foreign guests in Hakodate and Sapporo many times. I'd like to promote international friendly relations by entertaining foreign guests by showing them around beautiful tourist destinations in Sapporo because I like to communicate with foreign people. When you have a chance to visit Sapporo, Please contact me and join my tour. I know every corner of Sapporo and its hidden history. I look forward to spending a wonderful time with you. See you soon.                                                                                                                                 

Otaru Tour Reviews

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Mary M.

5 / 5
Mar 5, 2024

The Best of Otaru from Sapporo

Otaru
8 hours

Otaru, a beguiling city

Miyuki showed us the charms and beauty of the city. We had a pleasant day with her.

Mary  M.

Dear Mary san Thank you for having me as a guide. And Thank you for visiting Sapporo 2 times. Unfortunately all snow and ice festival in Sapporo and Otaru just finished. But it was beautiful day in Otaru. I am glad to know your son is interested in Anime and Japanese culture. I hope you have another chance to visit Hokkaido again. Thank you so so much, Miyuki

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Jean T.

5 / 5
Feb 29, 2024

Otaru highlight on Feb 23

Otaru
8 hours

Customized

Day trip to Otaru

Kumiko met me on time in the hotel lobby and proved to be an entertaining guide, generous with sharing her expertise and knowledge of Japanese culture, particularly that of Hokkaido. I had a wonderful day with her and totally recommend her as a guide.

Jean T.

Thank you for your kind review for our tour in Otaru.I was so impressed and encouraged to meet such a fantastic lady like you, travelling so far from your country by your own.And I also could had a wonderful time with you . Thanks again and I really hope to see you again some day. Warmest regards Kumiko

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Lynn R.

5 / 5
Feb 13, 2024

The Best of Otaru from Sapporo

Otaru
8 hours

A Beautiful City

This was our second tour with Miyuki and we enjoyed it just as much as the first. Otaru is quite beautiful and even more so as it was snowing. We never felt rushed with Miyuki and she was happy to let us look in any of the shops that we passed and even encouraged us to do so. My adult daughter was particularly impressed as other guides have rushed us past shops. We were booked to make glass beads however the shop was not open at the time Miyuki had booked. This did not deter her as she adjusted the itinerary to have lunch and tried to find another venue. We ended up at the original shop at a later time and it was a lot of fun. Our final stop was the sake brewery and after showing us through Miyuki went back to collect our bead creations so we didn’t have to backtrack. We all thoroughly enjoyed our day thanks to Miyuki.

Lynn R.

Thank YOU again. I really appreciate your warm comments for our trip. I can’t thank you enough. I hope you have another chance to come and see beautiful nature in Hokkaido with your family. Millions thanks, Miyuki

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Local Tour Guides in Otaru

Our local guides are ready to help you plan, customize and realize your ideal tour in Otaru. All GoWithGuide guides are real locals who know the area on a deep and personal level, and they can’t wait to share their knowledge with you. When traveling, everyone wants to get the most bang out of their buck. How to do that? Ask the right person to be your tour guide, of course! As opposed to fixed itineraries that are too formal and geared towards large groups, arranging a trip with the help of a local guide will mean the trip will be about what YOU want to see and do. Go ahead and send a message to one (or several!) of our local guides. They would love to show you their Otaru!