Discuss with locals and your journey outline is made.
You will receive an itinerary and invoice from the local.
Confirm itinerary and make a payment. Credit card payment should be completed in advance. What is the guide fee?
All set! Booking completed. You can check your tour information from Trip page.
Regular tour guides in Japan maintain strict professionalism with their clients, which many tourists find cold or off-putting.
With a regular tour guide, tourists can expect to see commonplace sights they would find in a guidebook.
Hiring a regular tour guide costs a significant amount of money. Abundant knowledge and experiences leads expensive fee.
Regular tours are usually fixed plans, developed without client input, that do not allow for much flexibility.
TOMODACHI GUIDE are enthusiastic, English-speaking college students who relate to clients in an engaging manner. Also, students knows how local people enjoy their home cities and provide great hospitality.
TOMODACHI GUIDE know about unlisted local treasures, ensuring exposure to authentic Japanese life.
We offer TOMODACHI GUIDE services at very affordable prices. But this service still provide unique experience which are not similar to previous guide services.
Our tours are customized to suit client interests, and we develop a number of alternative plans.
When you find a local guide you’re interested in talking to, try starting a conversation by clicking “Contact me” on their page. You can discuss as much as you like for free. Our guides are interested in international exchange, and will be happy to offer a simple consultation or answer your questions. And because they actually live in the place you are visiting, they can give great advice.
Pair of Guides
Our local guides work as a pair, so they won’t get stuck or let a single moment of your trip go to waste. There are plenty of advantages to be had from traveling together with your guides to the places they suggest. They can support you on your trip, tailoring the plan to factors such as the public transport conditions and the weather on the day. And if at any point you decide that you want to make changes to the plan, they can help you to do exactly what it is you feel like doing! Just meet up with your guides on the day and from then on just relax and enjoy your trip!
Enjoy Local Experiences
If you trust the guide you have been messaging, why not try booking them as a guide so that they can make a unique tour just for you? Our local guides can recommend places that you wouldn’t otherwise be able to go, such as places they often visit with their friends, and locally popular restaurants that don’t offer any English, as well as well-known tourist hotspots. They will consider factors such as shortcuts and train lines, and carefully make a plan that you can enjoy to the fullest in the limited time of your trip. Of course, you can also book a pre-existing tour plan, or make adjustments to a pre-existing plan.