Tours and Tickets by TripleLights
Kyoto Highlights Private Tour: Kinkakuji, Fushimi Inari Shrine, & Kiyomizudera
Explore the famous temples and shrines of Kyoto and learn about the history of Buddhism and Shintoism in Japan in your very own private guided tour. See Kinkakuji, also known as the Golden Pavilion, a Zen temple in northern Kyoto famous for it’s stunning gold leaf covered exterior. Step back in time as you walk through the thousands of red torii gates at Fushimi Inari Shrine. Discover the breathtaking views of Kiyomizudera Temple. Learn about the history of Kyoto and the lives and beliefs of the local people. Explore the spiritual side of Japan and book your TripleLights Kyoto private tour today.
Tokyo Highlights Private Tour: Asakusa, Akihabara, Shibuya, and Meiji Shrine
Discover Tokyo from the comfort of your very own private tour. Explore the history of Tokyo at Asakusa and visit Tokyo’s oldest temple, Sensoji Temple. Then dive into the world of anime, manga, games and more as you discover modern Japanese entertainment culture at Akihabara. Trek through the world’s busiest intersection at Shibuya Scramble Crossing, and see the vibrant shopping district and the center of youth fashion and culture in Shibuya. Finally end the day at Meiji Jingu Shrine as you witness and take part in traditional Shinto activities. This full-day guided tour is conducted by our knowledgeable local licensed private tour guides and is perfect for first time visitors to Tokyo. Learn from a local, and enjoy the history and culture of Tokyo.
Kyoto Private Tour for First Timers: Kinkakuji, Nijo-jo, Kiyomizudera, & Nishiki
Discover the best of Kyoto in one day from your very own private guided tour. Enjoy the 4 seasons of the tranquil and picturesque Kinkakuji, the Golden Pavilion. Explore the vast castle grounds of Nijo Castle as you learn about Japan’s samurai history from our knowledgeable local guide. Discover the breathtaking views of Kiyomizudera Temple. And enjoy “Kyoto’s Kitchen”, Nishiki Market, with your personal local guide.This package of 4 great historical and cultural sites within Kyoto is perfect for first time visitors. Learn about the history of Kyoto and the lives of the local people. Book your TripleLights Kyoto private tour today.
Tokyo Day Tour: Tsukiji Market, Hamarikyu Garden, Imperial Palace, & Tokyo Tower
Get the best of Tokyo in a single day from your very own private tour. Discover traditional Japanese food at the Tsukiji Outer Market. Then take a stroll through Hama Rikyu Gardens, and learn about the history of the Edo period. Explore the tranquil grounds of the Imperial Palace and learn about the history of Tokyo and the Emperor. End the day from the main deck observatory of Tokyo Tower and see a birds eye view of Tokyo. This full-day guided tour is conducted by our knowledgeable local licensed private tour guides and is perfect for those who want to enjoy as much of Tokyo as possible. Learn from a local, and enjoy the history and culture of Tokyo.
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kiwi089 wrote a review Jan 2020
Brisbane, Australia227 contributions182 helpful votes
6 of us spent a day with Tomoko - she was sensational!! We had pre-arranged some things that we wanted to see & certainly would not have enjoyed any of them even half as much without Tomoko. The fish markets were an absolute high light because Tomoko bought us to the best…
Date of experience: January 2020
puckstopper31 wrote a review Jan 2020
Edmonton, Canada536 contributions134 helpful votes
We were so impressed with the ease of setting up a guide that we reviewed and chose) planning and itinerary, and being able to stay in contact with prior too, during and after our tours. Highly recommend and will use in the future without hesitation.
Date of experience: November 2019
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Honey V wrote a review Dec 2019
We had the most amazing time with Tomoko! We spent 2 days with her, the first day in Tokyo and the second day in Hakone. This is a review of our Tokyo tour. She gave us a wonderful tour of Tokyo, with added history and cultural insights of Japanese people. We hit the major spots…
Date of experience: December 2019
Karen C wrote a review Oct 2019
London, United Kingdom1 contribution
We used Koichi from Triple Lights. He's an amazing man. So helpful and friendly and incredibly knowledgeable. We even got a Japanese language lesson thrown in It was a full day but koichi's enthusiasm ensured we never tired and were constantly looking forward to our next…
Date of experience: October 2019
Denny C wrote a review Oct 2019
Los Angeles, California185 contributions42 helpful votes
There are no enough superlatives in the English language to express our pleasure from working with such a professional company and their expert guides. Their business model is very different from other companies. They list guides for virtually every location in Japan where…
Date of experience: September 2019