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Tokyoai Private Guide

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Tokyoai is a private guide service designed by Tokyo expert, Hiroko Yabuki, and is unique for having a well-known food/ lifestyle journalist, who writes for major Tokyo magazines, as the guide. All the tours are tailor-made for you and include...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Chuo, Tokyo Prefecture
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+81 80-5461-9489
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

Being the first time visiting Tokyo (and Japan), we were in need of a tour guide and luckily, we chose Hiroko! Couldn't have a better tour guide. She's very knowledgeable, fun to talk to and accommodating. During our 3 days with her, we went to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 16 June 2018

My husband and I loved our tour and if we go back (we will!), we will tour with Hiroko again. She knows her city well and can put together a wide range of experiences. As an example, we wanted jam packed and a bit off...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Hiroko is a knowledgeable and engaging tour host. Her past experience with her jobs, writing for magazines in food and fashion, as well as knowing of past and current history in Japan. She has a varied knowledge of Tokyo so your tour can be as...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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tokyoai_hiroko, オーナー at Tokyoai Private Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Thanks so much for the great review! I'm so glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour as well as the restaurants, and had a great time in Tokyo. I'm looking forward to seeing you again here in Japan as there are many places that...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018

Hiroko met us at our hotel on our first day in Tokyo, and showed us the ropes to ride the Tokyo trains. We were with 2 small kids, and she was very patient despite the cries and tantrums. She showed us how the Japanese would...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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tokyoai_hiroko, オーナー at Tokyoai Private Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Hello, thanks so much for your wonderful review! I'm so glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour and experienced the different culture. I had a great time with you all. I'm looking forward to seeing you sometime in the future. Please give my best...More

Reviewed 13 February 2018

Hiroko is great. She was so nice and knowledgeable about the city. She made our family an itinerary in advance and was able to adjust it on the fly. She made us feel very comfortable navigating the city so we could just enjoy the culture....More

Date of experience: June 2017
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tokyoai_hiroko, オーナー at Tokyoai Private Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Hello, thanks so much for your wonderful comment about us! So glad to hear that your all enjoyed the tour as well as your stay in Japan. I'm looking forward to seeing you again sometime in the future. Please give my best regards to your...More

Reviewed 13 February 2018

Hiroko is truly good at showing you the Tokyo you would like to see. She gave us a number of options and catered it to our wants. She also showed us the train and subway system and that was invaluable. I have already recommender her,...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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tokyoai_hiroko, オーナー at Tokyoai Private Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Hello, thanks so much for a wonderful comment about us. I really appreciate that you have built word of mouth! And feeling honored to hear that you made a great memory in Japan. Looking forward to seeing you again sometime in the future! Hiroko

Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

This was the first stop on our honeymoon and I booked 2 full day tours with Hiroko. We had an amazing time and experienced so much thanks to her. We were able to choose the places we wanted to go and set everything up ahead...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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tokyoai_hiroko, オーナー at Tokyoai Private Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Thank you for your great review! I'm so glad to hear that you enjoyed staying in Tokyo. It's a big city with various areas with different characteristics so you will never get bored. I look forward to seeing sometime in the future! Hiroko

Reviewed 12 February 2018

We spent quite a while researching Tour Guides for our trip to Japan, and chose Hiroko based on her reviews. We are so glad that we did! Our tour with Hiroko was the best decision of our whole holiday. It started before we had even...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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tokyoai_hiroko, オーナー at Tokyoai Private Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Thanks so much for your wonderful review! I'm so glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour and had a great time in Japan. I'm looking forward to seeing you next time when you come over again! Please give my best regards to your family...More

Reviewed 22 March 2017

Hiroko was an incredible guide. After going on a more traditional small group tour of Tokyo, I leveraged Hiroko the following day for a one-on-one tour of some of the lesser known sites and experience. Hiroko is a journalist covering fashion and culture, and she...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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tokyoai_hiroko, オーナー at Tokyoai Private Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2017

Thanks so much for your wonderful review!! It's great to hear that you enjoyed the non-touristy Tokyo tour :) There are many sites which haven't been discovered by tourists, and more importantly Japanese people don't try to introduce them as they don't see the potentials...More

Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Hiroko is a wonderful guide and a great person to be around with great knowledge of Tokyo and the surrounding neighborhoods. We recently met her for a 2 day tour and my wife, myself and our children felt extremely comfortable with her. She was also...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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tokyoai_hiroko, オーナー at Tokyoai Private Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Thanks so much for booking with Tokyoai! It was great to show your family around Tokyo, and I'm so glad to hear that you liked the tour. Please give my best regards them. Hiroko

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MSchiamberg
31 October 2018|
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Response from tokyoai_hiroko | Property representative |
Hello Marilyn, Thanks for your question. I'm taking bookings only for November and December at the moment, so it would be great if you contact us later if you would like to make a booking for next year. You should be able... More
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25 October 2018|
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Response from tokyoai_hiroko | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your inquiry. I'm afraid I do not take any bookings for next year due to my schedule. That's due to my schedule: I work as a journalist as well so it is very difficult to keep my schedule open if... More
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18 June 2018|
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Response from tokyoai_hiroko | Property representative |
Hello, thanks for your inquiry. We are available for a tour on the 26th of August at the moment. Our fee for a full day tour is 38,000 yen (tax included) up to 6 people. For further inquiry, it would be great if you... More
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