Foreigner Guides Net Osaka

Osaka Castle --- Namba yasaka-shrine--- Kyoto Kinkaku-ji ---- Nara Daibutsu

About us

Foreigner Guides Net Osaka is a goodwill tour giude club in Osaka,Japan,and is registered as a SGG(Systematized Goodwill Guide) group of JNTO(Japan National Tourism Organization).
We offer you free local tours guided in English, Chinese, and other languages.
We are very glad to assist you as a tour guide or a translator voluntarily for your short trips around Osaka,Kyoto, Nara,Kobe,Wakayama, and/or Shiga,Japan.
We will help you enjoy your tour to scenic view point,historical sites and/or hi-tech factories,institutions,folk-art workshops, Kansai area.

「外国人観光ネット大阪」は、大阪を訪れる外国人に対し、英語、中国語等で関西地方の 一般観光や産業観光の案内をするボランティアグループで、日本政府観光局の「善意通訳組織(SGG)」に登録しています。

How to contact us?

You are expected to mail the following references in advance to the e-mail addresses below, at least two weeks before the date of your request, or one month before in the case of Study Visit,agreeing the Terms and Conditions stated in the box below. Our members will be ready to assist you to make your visit to those areas enjoyable. We will contact you by e-mail at the arrival of your application!

Please mail the following references with your application in advance to the e-mail address below.
・Guest Name(leader, if in group), Sex(M/F), Age
・E-mail Address
・Nationality & Language
・Number of visitors in group
・Date and Time Requested
・Area Wanted(Osaka, Kyoto, Nara, etc.), Spots interested(if any)
・Specific Industry/Company interested(if any)

E-mail address for contact:
・Request a free guideClick here to e-mail

・Comments about guide service,if anyClick here to e-mail

Terms and Conditions

(1)Service of guiding and/or translation supplied by the club are charged free. But the transportation and admission fee, and meals, if necessary,of guides and/or translators should be born by the guests as well as their own.
(2)The service will be supplied only within daytime,from 9:00a.m. to 6:00p.m. and can be flexible within that time according to guest's requirements.
(3)We, Foreigner Guides Net Osaka(the goodwill guide club)and guides and/or translators belong to the club,shall not take any responsibilities for any accidents or damages incurred to the guests in the service.
(4)Study Visits will be only acceptable subject to corporate accounts on date and venue. We will practice the tour on their written aproval.

・Japan National Tourism Organization
・Osaka Foundation of International Exchange
・Osaka Tours Downtown Walk