Experience the Essence of Japan

Explore Japan with Your Personal Tour Director

Explore Japan with Your Personal Expert Guide

Experience the essence of Japan with our dedicated Tour Director service. At Luxury Japan Travel, we understand that the key to an unforgettable journey lies in personalized, immersive experiences crafted to match your unique interests and preferences.

Hiring a tour director from Luxury Japan Travel was the best decision we made. In just one day, we experienced more culture, food, and tradition than we did in the other 11 days we planned ourselves. The guide’s deep knowledge and personal touches made our trip truly immersive. It was the best money we ever spent

Emily and Liam Hickson


Why Choose Our Tour Directors?

  • Unmatched Expertise: Our Tour Directors are seasoned professionals with extensive knowledge of Japan’s history, culture, and hidden gems. They bring each destination to life with captivating stories and deep insights.
  • Effortless Travel: From seamless navigation of local transport to securing exclusive reservations, our Tour Directors handle all logistics, allowing you to relax and immerse yourself in the journey.
  • Exclusive Access: Enjoy VIP access to attractions, special events, and private tours unavailable to the general public.



Book a Tour Director

Fill out our specialised form, specifying when and where you require a Tour Director.

Personal Contact

Our team will contact you to discuss your needs and assign the perfect Tour Director for your journey.

Enhance your Journey

Spend a memorable day with a local expert who will enrich your trip with valuable insights and assistance.

After receiving your request, our team will thoroughly review and communicate with you to discuss your needs and requirements. Once we have a clear understanding of your preferences, we will send you a detailed quote for our services.


*Please note that services are not secured until full payment is received.

Requirements and Booking

Minimum Engagement:

  • 1 day in Kyoto and Osaka;
  • 2 days for other regions;
  • 3 days for Hokkaido and Okinawa.

Booking Confirmation:

Confirm at least 7 days in advance.

Payment Terms:

Pay in advance; additional expenses on the day of service.

For more details, please visit our Terms and Conditions.

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Rates and Inclusions

$500 per day (up to 8 hours)

What’s Included:

  • A Professional Tour Director with local expertise to unlock the secrets of Japan through deep cultural and historical knowledge.
  • Enjoy seamless navigation and assistance with all forms of transport, ensuring smooth travel.
  • Gain engaging explanations of cultural sites and traditions, bringing them to life.
  • Receive personal assistance with ordering food, shopping, and interacting with locals.
  • Experience a tailored journey with customized guidance to match your interests and itinerary, making each moment special.

*For additional fees, please view the Terms and Conditions

Our Tour Directors

Our team of Tour Directors consists of experienced professionals who are fluent in English and Japanese. Passionate about Japan, they are eager to share their love for the country, ensuring your trip is not only educational but also incredibly enjoyable.


Please note that entry fees, transportation costs, accommodation, and meals for the Tour Director, along with any other incidental expenses, are not included in the daily rate.

For additional fees, please view the Terms and Conditions.

Over two days, our Tour Director truly enhanced our journey. They introduced us to foods we never would have discovered on our own and provided incredible educational insights into the culture. Doing things on our own felt like being blindfolded, but with our guide, we saw everything clearly and had an unforgettable experience. Our only regret was not hiring them for a longer period in advance.

S and K Miller

New York, USA

Frequently Asked Questions

Is itinerary planning and arranging included in this service?

No, planning and arranging itineraries are separate services. Please submit a contact request here for more information on these services.

How many days can I hire a Tour Director?

You can hire a Tour Director for an unlimited number of days. However, there are minimum engagement periods:

  • 1 day in Kyoto and Osaka,
  • 2 days for other locations, and
  • 3 days in Hokkaido and Okinawa.
Can I organize a custom tour with the Tour Director?

The Tour Director service is for guiding you through your pre-planned itinerary. For custom tour planning and arranging, please submit a contact request here.

What happens if we need to cancel or reschedule our Tour Director service?

Cancellations and rescheduling are subject to our standard cancellation and refund policies. Please contact us as soon as possible to make any changes to your booking.

I want to enhance my culinary experience, can the Tour Director join me for dinner?

Yes, the Tour Director can join you for dinner and can provide deep instights into the cuisine and culture. Any additional fees apply as per the terms and conditions.

Can I engage the Tour Director outside of Kyoto?

Yes, you can engage the Tour Director outside of Kyoto. The minimum engagement periods apply, as do any additional fees required. Please see the terms and conditions for details.

Book Your Tour Director

Use the form below to book your personalized Tour Director service. Fill in your details and submit your request. We will get back to you with a personalized quote.

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