The Voyagin team has screened this host. Learn more
ONLY for Voyagin guests! 30% OFF Mobile Wifi Service when you travel in Japan! (Click here for more details)
Shizuoka is the No.1 tea producer and Makinohara is the largest tea plantation in Japan. If you are a tea lover, the two tea facilities in this tour (the World Tea Museum and Grinpia) are definitely worth to visit!
- Visit Grinpia Makinohara
- Enter the Ochanosato World Tea Museum
What you need to bring
- English (Fluent)
- 日本語 (Fluent)
Hello! I'm Hiroyo.
I was born and brought up in Shizuoka. After living in Tokyo and in England to attend a university and to work, eventually I came back to Shizuoka. I have been living here with my family including my two children, for many years. I’m now enjoying working as a licensed tour guide in Shizuoka.
I love classic music, especially piano music. I don’t think I’m not a good singer, but I’m sometimes called a “sing a song ”guide. I will be always happy to welcome you!
I also have been interested in Japanese traditional culture. I used to be in a Kendo(Japanese fencing) club and a Japanese flower arrangement club when I was a student. I got a certificate as a Japanese tea instructor as well and I’ve had a lot of opportunities to be a guide for many guests including tea-lovers coming from overseas. It would be my great pleasure to help you find out more about Japanese culture!
View full profile
Up to 1 Week Prior