Certified National Guide wiht English scorel TOEIC 925 and Certified Domestic Travel Supervior with Kyoto Tourism Culture Certification 2nd Class guides you to main spots in Kyoto. The guide escorts you to downtown for your lunch. The guide shows you how to get back to your hotel by bus after lunch. I am also an illustrator and cartoonist, so you will enjoy many illustrations during the tour.
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At the lobby of Hotel Granvia in Kyoto station or your hotel if located in central area of Kyoto city
Nijojo castle built by Tokugawa shogunate in 1603 and it has beautifle garden.
Kinkakuji temple buIlt by Ashikaga Yoshimitsu as his villa in 1397 but it was burnt by the fire in 1950
Ryoanji (rock garden) is famous for mysterious 15 rocks in the garden. You will be excited with the secret of the garden that the guide shows.
Downtown area, your hotel or your place to prefer during the tour
The guide is Certified National Guide and Certified Domestic Travel Service Supervisor and holds Kyoto Tourism Culture Certification 2nd Class with skill of English TOEIC 925. You are rest assured with my skill of communication and certifications as a professional guide.
The guests understand Japanese history and culture very well with original 40-50 illustrations and numerous pictures in the tablet.
If you missed cherry blossoms, you will enjoy it with my tablet.
Especially, your will be amazed at the secret of the Rock Garden with my illustrations that even the Queen Elizabeth does not know.
She visited the Rock Garden in 1975 but my findings are based on the book published in 2001. You will find the fact how the 15 rocks are located and the garden was made.
The guest receives followings:
If you use traffic card such as PASMO, my hand-made O-O-O (only one original) card on the earth is presented as a gift. You can touch the card in the case at the traffic gates.
Japanese food menu finding lists
Guide maps of Kyoto, Osaka and Nara
8 useful japanese vocaburaries
Kyoto bus map
guide fee, hotel pick-up in central Kyoto area. entrance fee of the guide except for some place, smiles and skills of the communication of the
your transportation fee of you and guide including taxi, entrance fee, lunch. For your reference, one day bus ticket is 600 yen, entrance fee are as follows:
Nijo-jo castle 1,000 yen, Kinkakuji temple 400 yen, Ryoanji temple 600yen. All prices are for adult.
Please wear easy walking shoes, hat, caps, umbrella with beverage to avoid heat injury jist in case. High heel shose are prohibited for ladies. Please remember that the tour using public transportation in Kyoto is "walking and walking". You will lose yor weight for you lunch or dinner fore sure.
The guests should have travel isurance and enough Japanese yen, because some restaurants do not accept cards. The guide does not cover any insurance if anything happend with you.
great knowledge and insites
Dear Mr. Shapiro It was a great time with you in Kyoto. I do hope your nice trip back to Phoenix! Eiji