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Kyoto MK

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  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“private tour”(54 reviews)
“taxi company”(14 reviews)
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We are the well-known heart-mark taxi in Kyoto providing not only meter taxi services but sightseeing tours with English speaking tour guide drivers as well.If you are looking for a special, "omotenashi" service (selfless hospitality) while staying...more
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Kyoto 601-8002, Kyoto Prefecture
Southern Kyoto
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+81 50-3385-8132
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Ms Shinohara Rieko picked us up punctually at 6.30am from our hotel. She is very polite and very capable, handling all the luggage by herself! The car was very clean too. Ms Shinohara Rieko is an excellent driver and gave us a very smooth ride...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our private MK Taxi guide, Mr „Yasunori Okamoto“ was very polite, kind, patient and respectful. We visited many different temples and areas in Kyoto, including Kinkaku-Ji, Rengoein-Sangen-Du, Ninna-Ji. Mr Okamoto explained all of them very well, telling us interesting facts and also explaining things about...More

Date of experience: April 2019
2  Thank Grimble4545
Reviewed 6 days ago

Mr. Nakamura was again a great tour guide and driver! I would certainly recommend him to anyone going to Kyoto. Although it was a real busy season visit with too much traffic, Mr. Nakamura was able to get us to three important sites in an...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 210daisy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had only one day in Kyoto so decided to book a 5 hour private tour with Kyoto MK. Our guide, Shozo Saka, was very professional and extremely knowledgeable. He also had good spoken English and also a great sense of humour. He certainly made...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank CaroM1809
MK T, Public Relations Manager at Kyoto MK, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Only having one day in Kyoto is a pretty tough situation, but we can reliably say that you definitely made the most of it by having one of our most popular guides, Shozo Saka, introduce you to our beautiful city! Indeed Shozo is so knowledgeable,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had such a great experience with our tour in Kyoto. Our guide, Daisuke, was so professional, was well spoken and very knowledgeable about the sights we asked him to take us to as well as answering all the questions we had for him. We...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
Thank K8854MVstevea
MK T, Public Relations Manager at Kyoto MK, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Very happy to hear that you had such a great experience with our guide, and all-round superman, Daisuke :) He really is a fountain of knowledge, as you seem to have discovered! We are also thrilled to read that you liked the experience enough to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have a last minute reservation, nevertheless company able to provide us a driver and interpreter, and made a beautiful tripMore

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Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Kostiantyn_Luzan
MK T, Public Relations Manager at Kyoto MK, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Beautiful trips are what we are all about, and we are so pleased to hear that we have another satisfied customer. Our new service of providing interpreters with new drivers is seeming to be a popular and welcome option for many customers. Thanks for this...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked an all day tour for my mother (74) and me. Both first time in Kyoto. It exceeded all expectations. Our guide and driver (Kaz) was fantastic. Knowledgeable, friendly, gracious and excellent English. We saw many typical shrines and temples. But when he realize...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 788beckyj
MK T, Public Relations Manager at Kyoto MK, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

On behalf of Kaz and the rest of Kyoto MK, thank you very much for your lovely review! There can be no higher goal than exceeding a customer's expectations, and if Kaz could do that for you, then everyone's a winner! :) We will happily...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent three days together with our fantastic Kyoto MK driver in Kyoto, Nara and Osaka. But he was not only a very safe driver, kept the car very clean, he was so very friendly, came with us to the touristic hot spots, took care...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Riki1758
MK T, Public Relations Manager at Kyoto MK, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks, Riki, for your lovely review. We've already informed your driver (Hideyuki Kawahara) of your gracious report of his tour, and are very glad that Hideyuki's helping and warm spirit shone through on this tour. Like all of our drivers, his skills are developed...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of 6 pax had the most enjoyable whole day tour of Kyoto with our very professional, knowledgeable and attentive guide/limo driver Hisashi Araki. I met Hisa and the first greeting was thanking us for getting their company. We then discussed the schedule and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank mtatnyc
MK T, Public Relations Manager at Kyoto MK, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

THANK YOU for showing your appreciation for Hisashi and our company in such a great way! Indeed, all our guide drivers are well known for their variety of skills, but it makes it all worth it to hear from our valued guests that our back...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The concierge at our hotel booked a half day tour of Kyoto through MK for us. We were lucky enough to get Shozo Saka as our guide. He was everything we could have asked for and more! He directed our tour to avoid crowds, was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Heather H
MK T, Public Relations Manager at Kyoto MK, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your complimentary review, Heather! You were indeed incredibly lucky to get Mr.Saka as your guide! A quick read of many of the reviews on this site will show the huge fan club that Shozo has, thanks to his complete mastery...More

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Dreamer61518
March 9, 2019|
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Response from MK T | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for your question. At normal times it costs 4,200 yen per person (for 2, 8,400 yen) but if you want to travel before 7am or after 10pm, it will cost 4,500 yen. I hope that answers your question. Please check our... More
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LuciB15
February 3, 2019|
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Response from MK T | Property representative |
Hello. Sorry, for normal taxis we can only carry 4 people. If you reserved a hire vehicle, we can accommodate up to 6 people. Thanks for your enquiry! MK Kyoto
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692elizabethn
September 3, 2018|
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Response from MK T | Property representative |
Hi Elizabeth. Are you arriving at Kansai airport? The skygate shuttle from Kansai airport (and Itami/Osaka airport) definitely cover the ANA crowne plaza hotel area, don't worry :) Any other questions?
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