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VIP Tour With a Private Guide and Chauffeur Osaka
Treat yourself to the high life as a VIP! Maikoya sends a chauffeured car to meet you at your hotel. From there, you will be driven in comfort and style to your pre-selected city: Osaka, Kyoto or Nara. You will feel like a celebrity as you are escorted from site to site to enjoy the wonderful things your chosen city has to offer. In addition to the chauffeur, Maikoya provides you with your own licensed tour guide. The guide can explain all that you want to know about the history and significance of the places you choose to visit.
Your trip to Japan is a special event in your life, and we at Maikoya believe that you should feel special, too. With us, you can travel these spectacular and historic cities of Japan in luxury!
You can select from these locations in the city of your choice:
- Osaka Castle
- Sumiyoshi Taisha
- Kaiyukan Aquarium
- Himeji Castle
- Mount Shosha
- Mount Koya
- Kasuga Shrine
- Nara Park
- Kinkakuji Temple
- Fushimi Inari Shrine
- Kiyomizu Temple
- Gion Corner
- Nijo Castle
The package comes with a chauffeur-driven car and a licensed tour guide for 9 hours on any given day of the year. The Maikoya tour also includes all the road tolls, parking fees and lunch at one of the best-reviewed restaurants in the city that you choose to visit. Contact Maikoya to for a consultation. Tell us what you want to experience during the tour, and we will discuss with you all the sites and experiences that meet with your desires. Reserve your VIP tour of one of the great cities of Japan!
This is a price per person. Maximum of 3 people. The model of the luxury car, the information about the licensed guide and all the other details will be confirmed after your payment or inquiry.
IncludedChauffeurTour GuideTour guide expensesMealstolls and parking
MAIKOYAMaikoya Contact the Host
Address: 1 Chome-22-7 Shinmachi, Nishi Ward, Osaka, Osaka Prefecture 550-0013
Book online and get your voucher via email instantly!Maikoya Osaka offers unique cultural experiences where visitors can engage in various cultural activities such as the traditional tea ceremony, Japanese calligraphy, origami, kimono dressing and much more. Maikoya Osaka is the only place in Japan where visitors can meet and chat with a maiko in training anytime of the year.
Learning about a country through cultural workshops and activities will give you a better understanding of our intricate history, valued social principals and holistic way of life. By learning about Japan and its people through activities and lessons such as tea ceremony, kimono dressing, Japanese cooking and the life of a samurai, you will be immersed in different perspectives and approaches that are unique to this country. Maikoya offers you opportunities to understand this culture through local instructors and guides. There is no better way to learn about a new place from the viewpoints of those who grew up and live in this amazing country. What better way to spend a day than learning a traditional, beautiful new activity with a knowledgeable tutor in a picturesque setting? You wouldn’t find friendlier people to help you experience Japan in all its splendor. *** Please let us know if you have any food allergies, Halal, vegan or vegetarian preferences.Frequently Asked Questions FAQ
1- Do you accept walk-ins? For tea ceremony, kimono experience, calligraphy and the samurai experience we accept walk ins. However, there is a possibility that you may need to wait sometime to be served if you show up without any reservation. So, we kindly recommend reserving in advance.
2-Do you have kimonos for kids? Yes, we do have small size kimonos for kids. Just let us know the age/height of your child in advance.
3- Can I walk outside wearing the kimono for the rest of the day? This depends on the season.Some seasons we allow the customers to walk outside and take pictures. We have the kimono rental option, for a small additional fee you can stroll the streets of Osaka or visit Osaka castle by wearing a kimono for the rest of the day.
4- Do you provide any hairdo services? Yes (for females), we will make sure you look your best and your hair matches the traditional kimono style.
5- How far is your location from the Dotonbori area? How far is your location from Umeda? It is about 18-minute walk or 6-minute taxi ride from Dotonbori. It is about 10-minute train ride or a 15-minute taxi ride from Umeda.
6- Do you hold your activities in a Japanese house? I want to see inside of a Japanese house. Yes. You have to take your shoes off to get in and all the rooms have the interior like a traditional Japanese house.
7- Do you have discounts if I want to experience multiple events at once?. For individuals we usually can't offer any discount as we need to prepare for each activity in advance. For groups more than 4, who want to experience multiple activities, please drop us a message with the subject title multiple activities for groups.
8- Do you only show activities or you explain the meanings, symbols etc?. We are the only place that is supervised by college professors and and focus on cross-cultural awareness. Our experiences are lots of fun and also quite educational.
9- Do you have a souvenir shop where I can get matcha tea, tea ceremony set, calligraphy set, replica swords etc. to remember my experience?. Yes, we have a gift shop on the first floor.
Call Maikoya: 06-6556-6257