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Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program

Narita 282-0004, Chiba Prefecture
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Local volunteer guides are the best! A diamond in the rough at Narita Airport layover

My daughter and I were treated to a guided tour of the Sakae historic town by Mr. Eiji Ozawa and Ms... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Matt P
Great layover in Narita :)

These tours offered by the airport are free and the guides are amazing and friendly. They are so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
vdulm101
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If you have a layover of several hours at Narita Airport, or if you are staying at a hotel in the Narita area and are looking for a way to spend a half-day, don’t miss the opportunity to take part in one of these Japanese cultural experiences or to see the best sights around! 【Volunteer Guide Tours】※Reception hours:9:00-12:00 All tours are run by local guides who get you safely to and from the airport and who help ensure that you are able to experience the warmth and hospitality of Japan.【Self Tours】※Reception hours:9:00-17:00(Except Kozaki-town course) All tours are self-guided, allowing you more time to shop as well as providing special offers and discounts.
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Narita 282-0004, Chiba Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My daughter and I were treated to a guided tour of the Sakae historic town by Mr. Eiji Ozawa and Ms Machiko Kawada. We visited the cultural center for three hours dressed in traditional Edo period clothes provided by the Cos Play Annex. The center...More

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管理責任者, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for participating in our Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program! We are glad you all had a good time and looking forward to meeting you again!! Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These tours offered by the airport are free and the guides are amazing and friendly. They are so kind to take the time to show you around their city. The visitor centre is on the 1st floor and really easy to find. It was my...More

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管理責任者, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for joining with us and taking your time to share your experiences at Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program. We are glad that you enjoyed Free Guided Tour! ! We do look forward to welcoming you again. Narita Airport Transit &...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

So I had about 7 hours layover in Narita and decided to take up this transit tour. Mind you, I have been to a few of these transit tours and generally they are very structured and organised. But this takes the icing on the cake...More

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管理責任者, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for such a great review with 5 stars! We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour with our volunteer guides. I hope you will come back to Japan some day in the near future!! Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my 11 year old had a 9 hour layover, after an overnight flight from Vietnam. I am so glad we did this. They make it so easy to go see a bit of Japan with kind tour guides, and include a lounge pass,...More

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管理責任者, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for participating in our program! We also had a good time with you. We are glad you all had a good time and looking forward to meeting you again!! Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a 9 hour layover and looked up Naritasan park to visit during that time. They offered me this free tour at the tourist desk and had other options too. I went with Norio and I forget the woman’s name but both were very...More

1  Thank Amanda R
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管理責任者, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for such a great review with 5 stars! We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour with our volunteer guides. I hope you will come back to Japan some day in the near future!! Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my second time using this fantastic service. If you have a layover or a couple days in Narita, you must try this. They have volunteers to take you out for a short adventure of the area. You have a choice of adventures but...More

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管理責任者, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your second participation and taking your time to share your experiences at Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program. We do look forward to welcoming you again. Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

👍🏻 good experience visit narita in half day with local volunteer guided. recommended nario-san and toshiko-sanMore

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管理責任者, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for joining with us and taking your time to share your experiences at Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program. We are glad that you enjoyed the bus tour! ! We do look forward to welcoming you again. Narita Airport Transit &...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We greatly enjoyed our tour to Boso-no-Mura with the free volunteer tour guides! They helped us get on the right train, catch the right bus, and experience the delightful and affordable Edo-period theme park all well within the span of our 8 hour layover. Our...More

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管理責任者, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2018

Thank you for participating in our program! We also had a good time with you. We are glad you all had a good time and looking forward to meeting you again!! Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program

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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Sadayuki is our tour guide for today. He’s very knowledgeable about the history of the temple and the city. This tour is definitely one of the option if you have a long wait for your connecting flight!More

1  Thank IYENSLOVEIT
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管理責任者, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Thank you very much for joining with us and taking your time to share your experiences at Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program. We are glad that you enjoyed the tour! ! We do look forward to welcoming you again. Narita Airport Transit & Stay...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

It is a great experience to join in this program. It benefits me to explore Japan and know more Japanese culture. They have volunteer guides who will take you to many places inJapan. The guides are so kind. I am sure that I will come...More

2  Thank Manassawee S
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管理責任者, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Thank you for such a great review with 5 stars! We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour with our volunteer guides. I hope you will come back to Japan some day in the near future!! Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program

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Kasaundra M
20 June 2018|
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Response from 管理責任者 | Property representative |
Yes, we will be opened on July 4th. If you are interested in our tour, please make a reservation on our official homepage or if you come to the reception counter at 9am, you will be able to join the tour! We are looking... More
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Lan T
15 June 2018|
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Response from 管理責任者 | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your inquiry to our Narita Airport Transit & Stay Program. Of course we are very welcome to have you in our program! If you wish to participate in our tour, please make a reservation!! Because due to... More
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