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About Kyoto MK
We are the well-known heart-mark car service in Kyoto providing sightseeing tours with English speaking tour guide drivers as well.If you are looking for a special, "omotenashi" service (selfless hospitality) while staying in Kyoto, we are here to help.Our highly trained hire staff can show you around, enter the sights and explain about them in English. Our drivers are studying English to make you feel more comfortable during the ride!We hope we will have a chance to serve you soon!
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Welcome To Kyoto! 3-Hour Professionally Guided Private Luxury Taxi Tour

First time in Kyoto, and don't know what to see to start? Short of time, but still want to tick off some of the most iconic places in Kyoto off your must-see list?
Then, this is the tour for you! You don't have to worry about anything! You can board your private luxury car near the station, be whisked away to two of the greatest sightseeing spots in Kyoto, and not have to care about transport, weather or language problems. Our drivers are all rigorously trained in both customer service and English, and will make sure your time is full of enjoyable memories. Just check our Tripadvisor reviews! We never disappoint, and you can trust us to take care of you and your family, from the oldest to the youngest. Give us a try, you won't forget it ;)
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3 hours
from $217.25

MK Kyoto Robot Tour! See Kyoto w/ Robohon ( Private 6 hour luxury taxi tour)

As famously featured on Amazon TV's 'Our Man In Japan' programme recently, this is an EXCLUSIVE chance to tour around some of Kyoto's most beautiful temples and locations with the cutest little robot! He'll function as an interesting guide, an amusing travel partner, and a great model for Instagram-worthy photos! He's great with kids, the elderly... in fact, he'll keep the whole family entertained! And just in case you'd like more information, your fluent, highly-qualified driver/guide will be able to jump in at any point to answer any further questions or requests you may have. (In collaboration with Sharp)
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6 hours
from $337.95
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Jonathan W wrote a review Mar 2020
Folsom, California1 contribution
Arranged a same-day hiring of a car/driver for a group of four in Kyoto. Our driver (Nobutaka) arrived well ahead of the scheduled pick-up time in a clean, late model van for my group. Nobutaka was professional, spoke good English, and served as an informative tour guide
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from MK T, Public Relations Manager at Kyoto MK
Responded Apr 6, 2020
Jonathanw, We really appreciate your positive review of Nobutaka Katsura's guided tour! Thanks so much :) To hear how he impressed with his professional manner, language skills and vast knowledge of Kyoto's famous landmarks made us very proud. And the fact that he could also please with his delicious ramen recommendation put a smile on our faces. Superb review for a Superb driver!! Thanks again ;)
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LRice68005 wrote a review Mar 2020
Redwood City, CA27 contributions32 helpful votes
We could not have seen so much of Kyoto without using MK. Our driver, Massa, tailored our tour to best fit our family. We were traveling with our tweens and this tour really helped make the temples interesting for them. It would have been impossible to cover this much ground
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from MK T, Public Relations Manager at Kyoto MK
Responded Apr 6, 2020
Hello LRice, Thanks so much for your great review of your tour with Massa! Yes, we aim to please, from the youngest to the oldest, and our satisfaction rates are off the charts :) We are so happy that you were pleased with your trip, and took the time to write this review. We hope we can serve you again someday!
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Crab T wrote a review Feb 2020
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Thank you Mr Arai Shintaro, who drove us from Kyoto to Osaka via Mercedes-Benz S300L. He is polite and helpful in searching shops for mask while on route to Osaka during the flu outbreak and stop over and help translate to the staff so that we can purchase few mask during this
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from MK T, Public Relations Manager at Kyoto MK
Responded Mar 3, 2020
Crab T, On behalf of Mr.Shintaro, Ms.Nakatani & Ms.Taguchi, Thank YOU for such a nice review :) As you kindly mentioned, our professional driver/guides will aim to help our customers to any degree, whether it's safe transport, sightseeing or shopping for elusive masks! But while our drivers are the face of MK Kyoto, we have the unsung heroes of the backrooms, and we REALLY want to thank you for your shout-out to Ms.Nakatani & Ms.Taguchi for their seamless organizing skills :) It's rare that someone remembers to thank them for their hard work, so we are VERY happy when someone does! :) Thanks again, and we look forward to welcoming you back again someday.
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leonardr509 wrote a review Feb 2020
Cornish, New Hampshire30 contributions12 helpful votes
Arriving at the Kyoto train station, take the central exit. The MK cars are located at the Ibis Hotel, across the street. Luxury cars and service at regular prices.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from MK T, Public Relations Manager at Kyoto MK
Responded Mar 1, 2020
leonardr, Thank YOU for your so gracious review! As you so perfectly put it, luxury cars and service at regular prices! What more can I say but THANKS!! We will continue to strive to keep up our high standards, and very much look forward to the opportunity of serving you again someday!
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marcaa0620 wrote a review Feb 2020
Sydney, Australia1 contribution
I just wanted to say how much we enjoyed our day with Ito-san. He was a great driver and a fantastic tour guide! My family enjoyed his explanations and his very good sense of humour and his excellent English. A great day! THANK YOU! Please extend my gratitude to Ito- san as
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from MK T, Public Relations Manager at Kyoto MK
Responded Mar 1, 2020
marcaa, THANK YOU for your very nice review of your personal tour with Mr.Ito! And also THANK YOU for smartly realizing that once calculated for family groups, the price of a luxury tour with our fantastic drivers becomes very reasonable indeed! We are so happy that Mr.Ito entertained you to such a degree, and we're sure he'll be so happy to hear that you went to the trouble of writing this for him! THANKS again! :)
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