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Private tour guide Sumiaki

Sumiaki Y.

Yokohama, Japan

I was born in rural Kagoshima Prefecture in the south-western part of Japan and moved to Tokyo to study at Tokyo Metropolitan University when 18 years old.

Since then, I have lived around Tokyo for more than 40 years. After graduation, I worked for a TV broadcasting company and studied English in Brighton, England for a year after retirement.

I used to be a director and producer for TV shows and had introduced Japanese customers to many interesting sightseeing spots domestic. In turn, I would like to put my experiences into good use to share with guests from abroad as I got a national license for English speaking tour guides in Japan. I am very interested in Japanese history, culture including pop one and art, and always visit domestic sightseeing spots like hot samurai or ninja museums to get some new information for guests. Let me help you create unforgettable experiences during your visit to Japan.

I have some published tours on my account, but I can also suggest customized tours to your favorites and interests and offer specific tours to your requests, so please don't hesitate to tell them to me.


I have a national license for English speaking tour guides (Certificate No. : EN 01912)


I am not a driver guide but I can arrange for a private car and driver upon request.

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