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Your Kyoto Tour

Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 80-6923-1683
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Great guide to show us Kyoto

We had a fantastic day with Makoon in Kyoto. He is such a friendly and attentive person, full of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mocskay
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Adliswil
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Two days tour of Kyoto

During our recent visit to Kyoto with our friends we were lucky enough to work with Masaki-san as... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2018
Chris M
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Chagrin Falls, Ohio
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There are a lot of wonderful places in this ancient capital! Please tell me your interest, and I will make an itinerary exclusively for you! -Full day tour: 8 hours -Half day tour: 5hours -The minimal tour: 1hour -Cutomized tour
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic day with Makoon in Kyoto. He is such a friendly and attentive person, full of knowledge about the sights and the Japanese culture and his command of English is excellent, which is rather rare. He really takes care of his group,...More

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Masaki M, オーナー at Your Kyoto Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mocsakay It's really an honor for me to receive a review like yours! I, too, had a great time showing you around. It was great that you enjoyed both highlights and off the beaten path spots in one day despite the extremely hot day!...More

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Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

During our recent visit to Kyoto with our friends we were lucky enough to work with Masaki-san as our Super Tour Guide. I say Super because his knowledge of both the factual details of the sites we visited, but of equal importance to us was...More

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Masaki M, オーナー at Your Kyoto Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Chris It's an honor for me to recieve a review like yours! I, too, enjoyed showing Kyoto around, sharing our insights about our history and culture. The most important thing to me when we learn about history/culture is not just remembering who and when,...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2018

Of all the tour guides I have had in my travels to many countries throughout the world, I can honestly say that Makoon was the best! He was very well prepared, thoroughly informed, extremely personable, and his English was flawless. What most impressed me was...More

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Masaki M, オーナー at Your Kyoto Tour, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2018

Dear Arlene K Many thanks for your generous review! IT made my day when I read your review, especially you appreciating the information about each site. As it is so convenient with internet today, I research a lot of information that you can't easily find...More

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Reviewed April 8, 2018

We adore Makoon! Not only does he have perfect English but he connects with his tour. I have 12 year old twin girls and a 14 year old son, he made each place we visited not only interesting to the adults but captivating to our...More

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Masaki M, オーナー at Your Kyoto Tour, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

Dear Jessica_3kiddos It's truely an honor for me to receive a review like yours. I have to say you "3kiddos" were just amazing! Not only they are interested, but also at such young age, they know how to communicate with others with respect, not afraid...More

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Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

We had the most amazing day in Kyoto with Makoon as our guide. He was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable on all the top sites in Kyoto. His English is excellent. I cannot speak highly enough of Makoon for making our day so interesting. If you...More

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Masaki M, オーナー at Your Kyoto Tour, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

Dear mccarthyliz50 I'd like to appreciate your kind words. I'm really glad you enjoyed the tour, and of course, cherry blossoms were just amazing! Please come back again, I have more places to show here in the ancient city! Looking forward to seeing you again....More

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Reviewed April 1, 2018

Makoon was the best tour guide that I have ever experienced. His English was just perfect and among the places that we visited, I was really impressed with the Arashiyama Bamboo Forest and the Tenryuji Temple. Makoon was very knowledgeable regarding the history of Kyoto...More

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Masaki M, オーナー at Your Kyoto Tour, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2018

Dear Gail It's really an honor for me to receive kind words like yours. I was really happy to see your face when we went to the Tenryuji Temple! The way you look at the "Origin Pond" made my day. It was also great that...More

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Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

My family and I recently visited Kyoto and was referred to Makoon. We had the best time with him. He showed us around to all the best sites including some off the grid places that most tourists don’t get to see. He is so knowledgeable...More

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Masaki M, オーナー at Your Kyoto Tour, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2018

Dear Nnnnne, I'd like to express my sincere appreciation to your kind review. It was great that you all could enjoy the history and culture experiencing all the highlights and more off the beaten path places. I was really happy to answer your insightful questions,...More

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Reviewed March 22, 2018

Makoon was an awesome guide. We fell in love with Kyoto because of Makoon. We are older and a little slower but our family is younger and he was able to combine the paces and make it a exciting. He tailored our day and was...More

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Masaki M, オーナー at Your Kyoto Tour, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

Dear Lynn I can't appreciate enough to your kind review. I really enjoyed showing you around this ancient city, including that very local secret spot!! It was great to see you all really enjoyed each place, and looking at the pictures of your faces make...More

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Reviewed March 22, 2018

I did quite a bit of research for a tour guide for Kyoto before deciding on Makoon. I was looking for a guide who is young enough to keep up with me but not so young that I would have trouble relating. Also he seemed...More

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Masaki M, オーナー at Your Kyoto Tour, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Dear Travelling Luv It's truely an honor for me to receive a review like yours. Yes, it's always very important for me to fully customize each tour for my guest, it's a special trip for you! I was also very happy you asked me many...More

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Reviewed May 31, 2017

We were introduced to Makoon who is based in Kyoto by a friend who suggested we do a day tour with him, and i can honestly say it was outstanding. Makoon speaks brilliant English and his knowledge and ability to introduce a brief history of...More

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Masaki M, オーナー at Your Kyoto Tour, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2017

Dear SpikeAfrica Thank you very much for your kind review. It is truely my honor to recieve a review like yours. It was great to introduce my city to a brilliant group of people like you, you all showed respect and interest to this very...More

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