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Kyoto Premium Tours - NARAWALK Private Tours

Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 742-48-5272
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Tour of Kyoto and Nara

Our ryokan recommended Kyoto Premium Tours. Our tour guide Yoshiko was excellent. We liked her so... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
5Margaret
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Sparta, New Jersey
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Our tour guide, Yasue-San, did a great job explaining many of the historical and cultural aspects... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2018
Sajed C
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Singapore
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Explore and Discover Kyoto, a treasury of History and Culture, with an English Speaking Local Guide.Join us and unravel the charms and wonders of Kyoto! We offer only private tours.Kyoto premium tours show you the most popular sightseeing spots plus local secret treasures on the way.
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Our ryokan recommended Kyoto Premium Tours. Our tour guide Yoshiko was excellent. We liked her so much that we also hired her for a tour of Nara. She was very professional but also friendly and spoke English fluently. We had lunch on both tours and...More

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Saminakyo, マネージャー at Kyoto Premium Tours - NARAWALK Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you for your review. Following is a response from your guide, Yoshiko. *************** It's so kind of you to post a review on our tour. I could't thank you enough for giving me a wonderful comment. I had a great time with you and...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide, Yasue-San, did a great job explaining many of the historical and cultural aspects of the city in fluent English. She was flexible throughout and arranged lunch with our halal preference in mind. The taxi option seems essential to squeeze in a good...More

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Saminakyo, マネージャー at Kyoto Premium Tours - NARAWALK Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Thank you for your review. Following is a response from your guide, Yasue. *************** Thank you for your kind review. And thank you again for letting me join your Kyoto trip! It was a pleasure spending a day with a nice group as yours. I...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

I can not recommend this company and our guide Makiko highly enough! My fiance and I traveled to Japan for the first time this past October and booked a private 7 hour tour through NARAWALK with guide Makiko of Northwestern Kyoto. Our experience was positive...More

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Saminakyo, マネージャー at Kyoto Premium Tours - NARAWALK Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2017

Thank you for your review. Following is a response from your guide, Makiko. *************** Thank you so much for kindly taking your time to write to Tripadvisor. I am more than happy to read such a wonderful review! Unluckily it was raining all day long,...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

We did a walking tour around Nara with our guide Mamiko Akimoto. We found it very interesting, informative and a great way to enjoy and get to know Nara without having to worry about where to go/what to see. Mamiko our guide was very kind...More

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Saminakyo, マネージャー at Kyoto Premium Tours - NARAWALK Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you for your review. Following is a response from your guide, Mamiko. *************** Thank you for your review! I am very glad you two enjoyed our tour. Did you get a nice umbrella at that 100 yen shop?? Hoping to go to Spain in...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the company of Motoko for four days as we toured Kyoto, Nara, and Himeji castle. Setting up the tour was very easy and they tailored the itinerary to our interests after we gave feedback on a sample one and they were also prompt...More

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Saminakyo, マネージャー at Kyoto Premium Tours - NARAWALK Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you for your review. Following is a review from your guide, Motoko. *************** Thank you very much for your kind review. It was my great pleasure to be your guide for four days. We hope to welcome you again. Arigato Gozaimashita. Motoko

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Reviewed 8 June 2017

We could not have been in better hands, both in planning our time in Kyoto with Sumie Shibata and with our wonderful guide Satomi. We could never have had such interesting experiences on our own and conversations with Satomi were a delight. She took good...More

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Saminakyo, マネージャー at Kyoto Premium Tours - NARAWALK Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Thank you for your review. Responses from your guides are as follows. *************** Thank you so much for taking your time to write the warm review to the TripAdvisor. It is my pleasure to arrange a tour for our guests and I’m so happy to...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We were guided by Motoko Kitamoto in Kyoto and it was such an interesting and amaizing day! We had Kyoto 9-hour highlights tour and it was like 9 minutes. We highly recomend everyone to take a personalised guide with Narawalk to make your trip in...More

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Saminakyo, マネージャー at Kyoto Premium Tours - NARAWALK Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Thank you for your review. Following is a response from your guide, Motoko. *************** Dear guests, Thank you very much for your kind words on our service. I am so happy to know that you enjoyed the tour. Both of you looked very beautiful with...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Satomi tailored our visit to accommodate my mother's mobility issues. We saw bamboo forest, rock garden, golden pavilion and nijo castle. Satomi then walked with us to Gion. It was a perfect day with so many highlights. I can't recommend highly enough!More

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Saminakyo, マネージャー at Kyoto Premium Tours - NARAWALK Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Thank you for your review. Following is a response from your guide, Satomi. *************** Thank you so much for taking your time in posting your warm review. It was a great pleasure meeting all of you. The guide was very happy that you made it...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

We booked NaraWalk private day tour to Kyoto via email and right from the beginning they are very accommodating. They respond very promptly to all my messages, they even reserved a schedule for us at Wakamurasaki kimono rental. On our way to Kyoto, we arrived...More

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Saminakyo, マネージャー at Kyoto Premium Tours - NARAWALK Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Thank you for your review. Following is a response from your guide, Kay. *************** Thank you so much for your warm review!! It is my pleasure if you could enjoy the tour. Your daughter is so adorable that many tourists were taking pictures of you....More

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Reviewed 14 July 2016

My husband and I took 2 full day walking tours (7 hours each) in March 2016. Our guide was Sumie Shibata. She was excellent in every way. She responded promptly to all emails. Her English is perfect. We were in Kyoto during Cherry Blossom season...More

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Saminakyo, マネージャー at Kyoto Premium Tours - NARAWALK Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2016

Thank you for your review. Following is a response from your guide, Sumie. *************** Thank you so much for your kind review to Tripadvisor. Each of your comment is grateful, but the part I liked the best is "It was like being guided by a...More

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julieonthego2016
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0 票 Nara Park Classic Tour starts at 10:00 am everyday. Duration: around 3 hours. The meeting point: in front of the ticket gate of JR Nara Station. 3,000 yen per person, including entrance fee of Todaiji Temple. No... More
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Dear Sally-san, thank you for your inquiry on our tour. Would you please send email to our information contact address which you can find on our website page. We'll get back to you shortly and give you details of our tour... More
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Would you mind trying to resend your message to our contact email address on our website? Our information staff will promptly contact you regarding your booking. We will also check out what was wrong. Thank you very much... More
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