MY MAIN TOURS

All Tours are for eight (08) hours approximately

¥38,000 per group up to six (06) persons

(GUIDE FEE ONLY)*

Discounts available for multiple days: 10% off for 2 days,

15% off for three or more

* Other costs such as Entrance Fees, Transportation Fees, Lunch and Sake are separate. Guests are expected to take care of the Guides costs as well. Let me know the particular tour and I will submit to you a cost sheet.

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My Kyoto Tours

Kyoto Shrine & Temple Tour

We will visit a Temple, a Shrine, a Castle, a Market and 2 of the 3 Geisha (Geiko) Districts in Kyoto. We will try Sake and some awesome Kyoto Vendors as well as a quick stop in an Okonomiyaki Shop where you will just love the lady who runs it. Click to read more…

Kyoto’s Arashiyama Bamboo Forest Tour

Northern Kyoto district of Arashiyama. We will take a walk by the river, visit a UNESCO Zen Temple, the famous Bamboo Forest of the area, and viisit the Golden Pavilion and a famous Shogun Castle in the afternoon and end up in the famous Gion District. Full of Shinto, Buddhist & Historical information! Click to read more…

Fushimi Inari & Sake Brewery Tour

Well, this is exactly as it states, I will take you to Inari mountain, let you climb it while I have sake at the base (LOL) and then take you on an expedition to find some awesome sake in the Fushimi Brewery area. Click to read more…

Amanohashidate & Ine Boat Houses

This tour requires you to get a private car because it is far, it is beautiful and is filled with history. You will not be disappointed. Click to read more…

Kyoto Samurai Tea Ceremony & Sake Tasting

This tour combines heading to the Fushimi Brewery District Tour, hitting a couple of amazing Temples and finishing off with a Samurai-protocol Japanese Tea Ceremony. Click to read more…

 

My Osaka Tours

Osaka Shrine & Temple Tour

On this Tour we hit a ‘Living’ Museum, an Ancient Shrine, the oldest registered Buddhist Temple in Japan and two food and drinking districts. Be ready to experience Osaka Soul Food, Sing and Eat! Click to read more…

Donut Making, Lunch Making, Farmhouse, Drinking Tour

Morning is for donuts and we take you to the Mr. Donut Factory to make your own. Then we head to a local lady’s restaurant to make either Japanese Fried Chicken (Narage) or Okonomiyaki (Japanese Dinner Pancakes). Remember, everything you make, you eat. LOL Then experience some amazing old farmhouses nearby and rub elbows with some of my local town folk. Click to read more…

Northern Osaka Waterfall, Hike, Culture & Craft Beer Tour

We head north of Osaka to visit the beautiful Minoo Falls, walk a beautiful steam filled with old-style houses and then to an award-winning brewery for some refreshments and appetizers. We then return to Osaka where we visit a local craft house for a few more Japanese Beers. Click to read more…

The Amazing Wagyu Crawl

Come research and learn about Wagyu. We hit four delicious stops trying four brands and four styles of preparation. C’mon, you know you want to. Click to read more…

 

My Nara area Tours

Nara Day Tour

This tour takes you to the Ancient Capital of Nara and visit two beautiful Temples and learn all about Buddhism and the History of this area. We will visit a Shrine that is famous for its Lanterns and try a local Sake House famous for its collection of Nara Sake’s. Click to read more…

The Secret Shrine of Omiwa

We head south of Nara to pretty much where the first ten Japanese Emperors reigned from. We see one of the oldest Shrines in Japan, and two other Shrines that have been in the community for a long time. We eat some swimming some noodles, try Nara Sake and experience a special Shrine ceremony for a few minutes. Click to read more…

Kashiba Local Hometown Tour 

This Tour takes you takes you on a journey to the outskirts of Osaka where we will visit some old, prominent, Japanese homes, a Shrine, a Temple, try some delicious Japanese food, have a tea ceremony in a 400 yr-old home, experience what is left of the Sumo origins of this little town and have a sake tasting in a local persons home. Click to read more…

 

Ise Jingu Shrine Tours

Ise Jingu Day Trip

88,000 Shrines and Ise Jingu is the at the top. It is where the Supreme Goddess of Japan resides and is full of history and an energy that cannot be explained. Come with me to the most sacred Shrine in all of Japan. Ise Jingu. Click to read more…

 

My Custom Tours

Shikoku Island & Iya Valley 2 Day Excursion (coming soon)

Private Customized Tours & Backwoods Tours

Go ahead and go to all of those top ten places you see on the net and in Guide Books. When you are done, then let’s go off the beaten path and see Japan how it really is….. 🙂   Click to read more…

Exclusive Gourmet Dinner Tours

After working in Executive Hotel & Restaurant Food & Beverage management for many years in Japan, I know food and sake. I know what the prices should be, who charges too much, where you can find that secret Tempura or Takoyaki spot whether it is Osaka, Kyoto or places in between. Click to read more…

 

 

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