We couldn't have done a trip like today alone. Takashi was a very knowledgeable and caring guide. He made our visit to Takeyama and Shirakawago interesting and carefree for us. We would certainly recommend his guidance.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Dear Susan Kasper, Thank you very much for the highest evaluation to my guiding service.We boarded Shinkansen bullet train at Kanazawa in the early morning.We visited Takayama Miyagawa morning market,Sannomachi old merchant streets,Kagaya Sake brewery and Takayama Jinya. In the afternoon, we visited UNESCO World Heritage site Shirakawago. We boarded a World Heritage bus for Shi-Takaoka, and finally arrived at Kanazawa. I am happy to know that I could provide memorable tour for you. Best regards, Takashi
Takashi was a knowledgeable, friendly and experienced guide. Thoroughly enjoyed the trip to beautiful Shirakawa-go. Thanks Takashi!
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Dear Mr. Kym Nadebaum, Thank you very much for your comment on my tour guide service. We visited old merchant city,Takayama in the morning, and UNESCO World Heritage site,Shirakawago in the afternoon. Unfortunately it was rainy day all through one day. But we were able to visit both places as scheduled. Kind regards, Takashi
Jane ReeseNew Zealand
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Dear Mrs. Jane Reese, Thank you very much for 5-star mark to my tour guide service. We visited UNESCO world heritage site in the morning, and old merchant city Takayama in the afternoon. It was a fine autumn day. Thank you for hiring me as your tour guide. Takashi
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Our Tour guide Takayashi was very kind, patient and very good. We really enjoyed our day. The whole trip was very informative.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Dear Bernalie Adan, Thank you very much for 5-star rating to my guide service.We had a fine day,and eveything went smoothly. I am very much happy that you and your party enjoyed the tour with me. Kind regards,Takashi
Jack RichUnited States
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Dear Jack Rich, Thank you very much for 5-star rating toward my tour guide service.We visited Takayama in the morning,and Shirakawago in the afternoon.I showed you about Kokubun-ji temple,Miyagawa morning market,Sannomachi old merchant streets,rice cracker baking shop,Takayama jinya Edo-period administrative office building in Takayama.We visited Shiroyama observation point,walking down the slope,Kanda Gassho farmhouse in Shirakawago.Kind regards,Takashi
The second day with Takashi was as enjoyable as the first one. He convinces by his knowledge and his experience as well as through his modesty.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Dear Max Kaufmann, Thank you very much for 5-star rating to my tour guide service. I am deeply impressed that you have strong interest toward Japanese culture, history and old buildings. We were lucky because we had no rain in Takayama and a little rain just at the end of Shirakawago. Kind regards, Takashi
It was a privilege to have Takashi-san as guide - knowledgeable, responsible, flexible, energetic, happy to go any number of extra miles needed to meet one's requests.
TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Dear Arkady, Thank you very much again for 5-star rating you have presented to me. It's a great honor for me to serve as your tour guide. It was a terrible snowy day. But, this is a typical weather in the Hokuriku region. Weather here changes suddenly in winter. We were able to visit Shirakawago and Takayama as scheduked. Kind regards, Takashi