Private Tour with Locals -Be a local, not a tourist.-

Be a local, not a tourist.

Offered in Japanese (English translations via Zens friend)
3.0 hours in total
Meal not provided

About your host, Zens Friends

Zens Friends are the people who have the heart of hospitality.
Zens Friends are not just your interpreters.
They are Japanese ‟locals”, and your “friends”.

What is “Private Tour”?

Our private tour is the tour that each guests can customize where to go and what to do. The tour starts from supporting you check-in. ‟Zens Friends” will explain how to get to the property, how to open the key, and how to use all the appliances in your room. After that, the customizable tour will go underway! They will introduce you recommended restaurants, sightseeing spots, and many local places while assisting you as interpreters!

Feel Japanese culture with Zens Friends.

If you have places that you want to visit, feel free to request them.

Find hidden places that only locals know.

You will be able to know the local way of walking in Japan that is not listed in guidebooks.

Walk as a local, not as a tourist.

You may feel like becoming a local while traveling.

What we’ll offer

Zens Friends will support your travel by......

  • Interpreting
  • Introducing recommended places
  • Making reservations
  • Taking pictures

Where we’ll be

We will meet at the nearest station of each property. For the tour, we can choose the location along with your wishes!

Sample Tour 1

Sample Tour 2



Please book the tour at least 3 days prior to the desired date.


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Moe Inaba
Zens Friends showed guests places where they would never be able to find by themselves!

¥ 4,000 + tax


2 days or less: No refund
3-7 days: 50% of activity price
7-14 days: 70% of activity price
More than 15 days: full refund

¥ 4,000 per person + tax