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Nickname: Sugipi


I have been working as a guide for over 5 years, accumulating diverse experiences and honing my skills. My goal is to introduce not only the well-known attractions in Nara but also its hidden gems to my clients. I always strive to be a guide who can bring joy to those I serve.

Guide Area

Nara City, Kashihara City, Asuka Village, Takatori Town, Yamatokoriyama City, and the area around Horyu-ji Temple, as well as Yoshino Mountain, and more.

Areas of Expertise

Temple and shrine guidance, touring ancient burial mounds, guiding visits to sake breweries, explaining Nara's local specialties and traditional events, and introducing these attractions.


I started working as a guide in Nara, Kyoto, and Osaka in the spring of 2019, and I have gained extensive experience in guiding.


National Government Licensed Interpreter Guide

Asuka Region Interpreter Guide

Eiken Test in Practical English Proficiency Level 1

Nara Mahoroba Sommelier Level 1

Basic Fee

My rate starts at 2,500 yen per hour, with a minimum booking of 4 hours. Please note that this fee does not include transportation costs from my home to the meeting point or any transportation costs during the tour.

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