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Hiroshi K.

Kuwana, Mie, Japan

Welcome to Japan I love! I have enormous pleasures to offer you " highlight tour of Nagoya, Kyoto, Iseshima and Takayama", and also "off the beaten tours" meeting your requests.

When you have any questions about the tour or you don't find exactly what you're looking for, please be free to contact me. I will create a custom-made itinerary for you and can offer you recommendable spots considering your interest.
I am always so excited at serving you as a tour-guide for your making wonderful memories and experiences, which remains in your recollections for your lifetime.

Biography:
I was born and brought up in Nagoya, and moved to Tokyo to study at Sophia University. On graduation I joined Murata mfg. Co. Ltd. in Kyoto, working in overseas sales division. Then, I moved to PolyGram (Now Universal music) in Tokyo, had been working for 25 years with many foreign musicians. After early-retiring, I am living in Kuwana-city, Mie in the vicinity of Nagoya with my wife and got the license of a tour guide in English certified by Japanese government.

My interests:
"Love music, Japanese garden, eating food. "
I speak Russian and love Russian classical music.
I am an enthusiastic lover of western classical music, and also have a great interest in Gagaku, a type of Japanese classical music that has been performed at the Imperial Court, enjoy playing a Japanese traditional flute for Gagaku.
Also, visiting Japanese style garden and eating variety of food are my favorite matters.

I would be very glad to help you discover your own Japan and create memories that will last forever. You should not miss this chance in my opinion. See you soon!

Cordially and respectfully
HIroshi

A Recent Review of this guide

Hiroshi is a wonderful, very knowledgeable guide. The villages visited are well preserved and take us through the life of the Edo period. Highly recommend this tour!
Alain Khaiat

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Credentials

・Government licensed national tour guide in English
・Authorized tour conductor
・Trained at JGA (Japan Guide Association: 2017-).
・Kyoto Expert Certification 3rd grade

Restrictions

・I am not a driver guide, but I can arrange transportaiton (taxi, a chauffeured car) upon request.

Private tour guide Hiroshi

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