Saitama_Omiya Bonsai Art Museum, Kawagoe

I am an English guide in charge of
Omiya Bonsai Museum and Bonsai Village Tour.


Below is the sightseeing spot I provide the guiding service.


Omiya Bonsai Museum and Bonsai Village Tour, or with Kawagoe Tour
Bonsai village moved here from Dangozaka, Tokyo after the Great Kanto Earthquake of 1923.
Great art works of bonsai can be seen. Some of them are extremely expensive, over 100 million yen.
4-hour Bonsai Tour, or 8-hour Bonsai and Kawagoe Tour (9:00-17:30, or 9:00-13:00)
Kawagoe has plenty of thick wall-storehouses lining the street and Kashi Yokocho with vintage candy shops.
Start from your hotel in Tokyo and come back















My personal information


Born in Nagano prefecture where Snow Monkey is famous.
Studied in the United States for two years and have visited 30 countries.
Taught students English for over 20 years before started a professional tour guide, a government-licensed guide.
Have a husband, two daughters and a grandson.
Hiring a guide in a country you have never visited makes you feel free from anxiety. I’ll tailor your tour in a way you would like. If you don’t have any ideas, I can offer you a recommendation. You’ll be confident how to use subways and railways in Tokyo after the tour. You’ll have a splendid and unforgettable experience!


Guide Fee


Guide Fee: 18,000yen for Bonsai 4-hour tour per group, guide’s transportation fees included
25,000yen for Bonsai 4-hour tour for over 9 people
24,000yen for Bonsai and Kawagoe 8-hour tour, guide’s lunch and transportation included
29,000yen for Bonsai & Kawagoe 8-hour tour for over 7 people
Bonsai museum admission fee, 300yen, is not included


Please read my proposal carefully. I will make every effort to make your trip pleasant.

I will e-mail my proposal to you if you consider to request my service.


Voices of Customers



Thank you for the kind words that you expressed in your email. Meeting and spending time with you was a thoroughly enjoyable experience for us too! We feel truly blessed to have had such a fabulous guide as you throughout our first day in Tokyo. Not only did we receive a fantastic introduction to Japan, but we also feel fortunate to have gotten to know you personally. Thank you for sharing so much with us about Japanese customs and also about yourself & your family. You will be happy to hear that thanks to you, Theb was able to lead us in effectively navigating the train system throughout our time in Tokyo!
Due to all the kindness that you extended to us, we all had a truly unforgettable experience in your country; already we are trying to figure out when we can visit there again.
We feel that we have made a wonderful new friend in you–and sincerely hope that you & your family can come to Hawaii soon. We would be delighted to serve as hosts in showing you the lovely sights (and foods) of the islands!
We cannot thank you enough, Toyo, for all the Aloha that you showed us during our visit!


How to request my service


If you consider to request my service, please contact here : please inform of my code (e13TTN194ENG)

ERF will inform me of your e-mail address, your name and other information. Then I will contact you by email.

I will send you “my guiding proposal” by e-mail, so please read it and determine whether or not to request my service.

Please let me know if you have decided to request my service.


I am looking forward to your request.

Thank you.