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Naomi Honda

After working at a travel agency for more than six years as a branch manager, Naomi earned her master’s degree in sports tourism and marketing to expand her knowledge in the tourism industry. During her study, she organized and managed events for international students for the purpose of cross-cultural exchange. In 2014, she passed the national tour guide exam and since then has been working as a guide as well as a tour conductor. Her interests include Japanese history, sports, and food culture, and she is currently studying to be qualified as a Kikisake-shi (Master of Sake).

Upcoming Trips: TBA

Past Trips

Client Testimonials


Naomi was energetic, kind, patient, and knowledgeable.
— Susan P., Anchorage, AK
Temples, Treasures, and Teahouses
Naomi was the perfect guide for us—personable, very knowledgeable about Japanese history, culture, cuisine, environment/nature. And so well organized!
— Charlene P A., Watertown, MA
Japan Private Journey
Fabulous trip! Our guide, Naomi Honda, could not have been better. We had a magical journey from start to finish!
— Joanne C., Watertown, MA
Japan Private Journey
Naomi was great. Easy to be with/talk to, very knowledgeable, and so well organized. I never worried about anything!
— Charlene A., Watertown, MA
Japan Private Journey