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Deepest Kyoto Tour - Private Tours

Kyoto Prefecture
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Bamboo forest and spiritual tour and Lanes and Lanterns

It was so beautiful to do this two tours because first of all we have an amazing tour guide called... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Caterina G
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Excellent tour

Please let me take this opportunity at a very late date to comment on the Kyoto Machiya Tour. I... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2016
Johnsan417
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Welcome to Deepest Kyoto Tour!Indulge yourselves in a walking excursion with REAL Kyoto local residents and government-certified bilingual tour guides! Explore a hidden side of Kyoto that, for most, remains shrouded behind the mist of history and legends.You are invited to take part in a tour of this mysterious and historical side of Kyoto.
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2 Apr 2018
“Bamboo forest and spiritual tour and Lanes and Lanterns”
2 Feb 2016
“Excellent tour”
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

It was so beautiful to do this two tours because first of all we have an amazing tour guide called Unna Yuta He was expert, kind and above all he knew very well how to lead a tour Thanks Yuta

Thank Caterina G
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Reviewed 2 February 2016

Please let me take this opportunity at a very late date to comment on the Kyoto Machiya Tour. I felt well prepared to contribute my personal experience at a Historic Preservation In Japan and Boston Symposium last winter after meeting Mr. Yamamoto and Ms. Ayuko....More

Thank Johnsan417
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ayukoY, General Manager at Deepest Kyoto Tour - Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2016

Thank you so much for your positive comment! It was a great pleasure meeting you and I am so happy to hear that the living experiences of Mr. Yamamoto as a machiya carpenter was transferred to the participants in the prestigious symposium:) We hope to...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2016

It was great to gain a better understanding of machiyas in Kyoto from Ayuko and Mr Yamamoto. We most enjoyed walking the streets identifying different characteristics of machiya houses, visiting an authentic townhouse and gaining an insight into Mr Yamamoto's practice. Thank you again Ayuko...More

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ayukoY, General Manager at Deepest Kyoto Tour - Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2016

Thank you so much for your positive comments! It was a great pleasure for us as well:)

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Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

We took many tours and workshops on this visit to Japan - this architecture focussed tour was my son's favourite. It was really interesting to hear from a master carpenter about the building techniques and history of the area (formerly a red light district). It...More

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ayukoY, General Manager at Deepest Kyoto Tour - Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2015

Thank you so much for your positive comment! I really hope that you will have a chance to visit us again:)

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Reviewed 13 December 2015

I booked the machiya tour with Ayuko and Mr Yamamoto because I love architecture and wanted an unconventional tourism experience. My afternoon with Ayuko and Mr Yamamoto absolutely met my expectations. I learned so much about machiya and the dedicated craftsmanship that is required to...More

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ayukoY, General Manager at Deepest Kyoto Tour - Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2015

Thank you so much for your positive review! Please join us again when you come back to Kyoto:)

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Reviewed 21 October 2015

This was my 8th trip to Kyoto and having done all the big tourists attraction, I was looking for something more authentic and closer to the local living culture. Our tour with Ayuko was wonderful as it provided lots of insights into the current state...More

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ayukoY, General Manager at Deepest Kyoto Tour - Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2015

Thank you so much for your positive comment! It was a great pleasure having you as our guests. Do visit again!!:)

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Reviewed 7 May 2015

My husband and I visited Kyoto in April (this was our first trip to Japan) and beforehand, I researched some activities/tours that were more culturally immersed. On their site they had listed a tour where you can explore the gojo-rokuhara area with the master of...More

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ayukoY, General Manager at Deepest Kyoto Tour - Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2015

Thank you so much for positively commenting! It was a great pleasure having you as a guest:) Do visit again!

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Reviewed 17 April 2015 via mobile

Our machiya tour with Deepest Kyoto and Mr Yamamoto was fantastic. Well constructed to show the history, technicalities and insider view of machiya buildings. Our interpreter was terrific but Mr Yamamoto communicated beautifully through his passion for the preservation of this wonderful part of Kyoto...More

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ayukoY, General Manager at Deepest Kyoto Tour - Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2015

Thank you so much for the nice comments! We were so happy to have you as our guests:) Please come again!!

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Reviewed 28 April 2014

Walking around the old neighborhoods in Kyoto and having the architecture pointed out and explained was a wonderful way to spend an afternoon. I learned so much and really enjoyed it.

Thank Charon D
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ayukoY, General Manager at Deepest Kyoto Tour - Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2015

Thank you so much for the positive comment! I really hope to see you again in Kyoto:)

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Reviewed 13 April 2014

We had a private tour with the main focus being on seeing a variety of Tsubo-Niwa. The guides completed their task with magnificence and the Tsubo-Niwa were essence.

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ayukoY, Manager at Deepest Kyoto Tour - Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2014

Thank you so much for joining us! we are so happy to have been able to do the private tour for you!! Do revisit us next time as well! :D

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