City Host & Sightseeing Tour Guide

City Unscripted
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Job Overview

  • Employer Type Direct Hire
  • Industry Tourism / Travel / Hospitality
  • Salary ¥3,100 - ¥5,500 / Hour (Payment will be due 30 days later)
  • English Level Fluent
  • Japanese Level Conversational Level
  • Other Languages If you can speak other languages it is more than welcomed
  • Restricted to Domestic Applicants? Japan only
  • Visa Sponsorship No

Job Requirements

  • A genuine love for Japan and eagerness to share it.
  • Top-notch communication: you’re friendly and attentive.
  • Dependability: your word is your bond.
  • Age 23 or up with at least 2 years living in the city you are applying.
  • Fluent in English with at least conversational proficiency in Japanese
  • You are based in of of these cities Nagasaki, Hiroshima, Kobe, Yokohama, Nagoya or Sapporo!
  • If you’ve got a Tour Guide or Interpreter license, even better!

Job Description

Job summary:

Join the City Unscripted team and become a local guide in Japan. This isn’t the usual tour guide job. Think of it as strolling around your city with friends from other countries, sharing stories, laughs, and insider tips. Let travelers discover your city through your eyes. Flexible hours, good pay, and endless memories await!

Your main tasks:

  • Chat with travelers before their visit to understand their interests.
  • Design city walks tailored to their tastes, no two tours are the same!
  • Guide them around, revealing gems, both popular and hidden.
  • Offer top recommendations for dining, shopping, and leisure.


You'll need to be available at least 3 days per week for a minimum of 4 hours each day. The best part? It doesn't have to be the same days every week! We offer flexibility to match your schedule.

Why you'll love this:

  • Decide when you work – stay in control of your schedule.
  • Make new friends from all around the globe.
  • Earn between 3,100 and 5,500 JPY/hr, with pay landing in your bank 30 days after your tour.
  • Continuously learn and immerse in diverse cultures.

Be a host and share your city's magic with travelers!



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Company Information

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City Unscripted is the ultimate way to see the world, creating flexible, tailor-made tours led by passionate local guides across the globe. Inspired by the authenticity of exploring a new city with a friend who... read more about City Unscripted
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Contact Us

Tokyo Office
C/O Global Village Media
1-7-20-B2 Yaesu, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
[email protected]