Traveler Review for Private Tour in Tokyo, Japan by Tour Guide Yasuko N.


Tour: Best of Kamakura - a full day t,...

Kimberly Farrell

United States
Rating

Tour: Best of Kamakura - a full day t,..., Tokyo, Japan
Date: Aug 25, 2013

Yasuko and her fellow guides were great. We had a wonderful day in Kamakura - they had planned everything and it was very very smooth. Yasuko is full of energy and friendly and funny and she really made the tour an amazing experience. We were a group of 43 people, most of us under 30 and it was a very entertaining day. We saw the big buddha, two temples, a tea ceremony, and the gorgeous bamboo forest. One of the guides was hard to understand in English so that was the only disappointment.

TOUR GUIDE RESPONSE: Thank you for your comment. Your group had a great understanding of Japanese tradition and everything you had seen. We enjoyed the Kamakura tour with your group also. My fellow guides live in Kamakura area and work in the tourist information center. I practice Zen meditation in a high-ranked Zen temple in Kamakura. So we were all set for the program, however, as you mentioned, one of guides had some difficulty in speaking due to a sore throat. I think a few throat candies were insufficient...