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Private tour guide Mari

Mari I.

Kyoto, Japan

Hello everyone, welcome to Japan! I am Mari, 3 year-experience guide in KYOTO.

I enjoy my life discovering hidden gems in Japan, teaching calligraphy to the foreigners, interacting with people around the world.

+++As a guide+++ I have conducted many foreign tourists to the major sightseeing spots such as the UNESCO World Heritage temples & castles, either my favorite places & hidden gems where you can see the local craftsmen.
Thanks to my French husband, who is also guide, I learned a lot about the points foreign tourists could wonder in Japanese culture. I like to show everything, especially to focus on small details not written in guidebooks and explain with anecdotes to help you understand Japanese culture.
I can also help you to book good restaurants, special shows or activities, tea ceremony, etc. . . if you prefer.
I can also guide you in Himeji, Hiroshima or other south districts.

+++As a calligraphy teacher+++ I consider that calligraphy is not about writing with the complex Japanese "kanji" alphabet. Calligraphy is a kind of art which enables you to express your thought and relax your mood through your brush & writing style. In my lesson, I also accept small kids and provide an interacting experience to them. This is also tailor-made experience. I can flexibly arrange your workshops!
Please do not hesitate to ask me if you have any questions on my lessons,


I am looking forward to discovering Japanese culture with you. :)

Credentials

National licensed tour guide in English (EN-00357)
**I have three years' tour guiding experience

Zertifikat Deutsch
BA in Tourism

Restrictions

I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.

Guide Requirements for Japan

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Private tour guide Mari

Calligraphy Workshop and Half-day tour,...

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Tailor-made experience with you in KYOTO

184 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

6 hours 30 min.

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Private tour guide Mari

Halal friendly tour in KYOTO

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Tailor-made experience with you in KYOTO

277 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

8 hours

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Private tour guide Mari

Halal friendly private tour in OSAKA

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Tailor-made experience with you in OSAKA

277 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

8 hours

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Private tour guide Mari

Halal friendly tour in KOBE

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Tailor-made experience with you in KOBE

277 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

8 hours

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Private tour guide Mari

4 hour-orientation private tour in KYOTO

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Tailor-made experience with you in KYOTO

166 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

4 hours

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