All Japan Travel Services & Corporate Travel Solutions
Japan Travel Services
Our all-Japan travel services include everything from restaurant reservations and private transportation arrangements, to buying tickets, suggesting gift ideas, and special requests of all kinds.
Airport transport: Get to or from your hotel quickly and comfortably in a modern sedan or SUV van: perfect for business travelers, families and people who just don't want to think about A to B on arrival in Japan (US$50/vehicle reservation)
Private transport: Many of our clients prefer to have a private sedan/van and driver for touring Tokyo and Kyoto as well as outlying areas. We work with transportation companies all over Japan (rates vary; clients pay the transport company; service charge $50/reservation.
Restaurant recommendations: For dining anywhere in Japan, rely on our expertise. We give you excellent choices and then, when you have chosen, make the reservations for you (US$50/reservation). We can also arrange private sake tours and cooking classes (in Kyoto). We provide bilingual instructions in Japanese / English for getting to the restaurants chosen via PDF document, perfect for smartphones.
Private parties with maiko and geisha: For something really special we arrange Gion area walks with dinner (4 hours from start to finish; in luxurious Japanese or Western settings) featuring private maiko geisha performances (90 min., only in Kyoto). Price per person: for a couple, Yen 62,000/person; for a family of four, Yen 36,000/person; for six, Yen 27,500/person; for ten, Yen 21,000/person. Possible to arrange at fairly short notice. Includes a guided 60-120 min. tour in English Chinese Spanish of the Gion followed by a kaiseki dinner in a garden estate featuring a maiko performance/photo op session (alcohol not included in these prices).
Corporate Travel Solutions
Your Japan Private Tours & Specialty Services has been providing high-value personalized / customized corporate travel solutions since 1998.
- Microsoft Corporation (Game Development Division): We provided Kyoto logistics and communication support for a series of meetings with a local game software developer;
- BAE Systems (formerly British Aerospace): We coordinated four one-week cultural seminars over a 6-year period; arrangements included renting a temple/garden/seminar space; all forms of transport; interpreters for high-level business seminars; martial arts experiences; night life entertainment (geisha and maiko); restaurants, etc.;
- Hewlett Packard: We took care of executives traveling on business to Tokyo and arranged two group side trips to remote destinations.
- We have also done work with Volvo, Fannie Mae, Prudential Financial as well as many smaller companies from all over the world.