Reservation help in English

We will take care of all the difficult reservation procedures for tourists from all over the world!
Below places /events are poplar among foreign tourist but bit tricky to make reservation unless you are in Japan, or you have close friends in Japan. Some major hotels might help make reservation for you, but most hotels turn down reservation for things like Kaiseki course food, Kobe beef restaurant, Miyako Odori, Sumo viewing, etc.

Poplar spots in Kyoto

Kyoto Imperial palace
*Free tours of Kyoto Imperial Palace are now open to public (except Monday)

Saihoji Kokedera Temple
*This one is notoriously difficult to reserve as you must write to them an application with address in Japan which the admission-permit is delivered. We are happy to take care all procedure for the reservation.
You can see easy steps for the reservation on
Reservation help for saihoji moss garden.

Miyako Odori in Gion
*Except for the 1st week since the opening and weekends, people can generally get a ticket on the day at the ticket counter with advance payment.  But if you want to make sure to reserve a seat in advance, we will do it for you for 1,900yen through Paypal.
Please send a request through email at


If there’s any particular things that requires our help, we would like to help.
please feel free to let us know through email.


Below are some of the useful information links for your travel to Japan.
We hope they help!

Free off line Map on your phone:

Where to buy a SIM card in Kyoto:

Accommodations in Kyoto and Tokyo:

General information of Japan:

Maps of Japan:

Cycling in Japan:

Tea ceremony experience:

Toshiyuki Shitanaka
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