Tabiko is a free virtual Japan travel assistant featuring live advice. Simply download the app to access live chat help with a local expert who can answer all your questions on Japan.
Local travel expert
Exploring a new country without the ability to access important information can be difficult. From booking a hotel to finding your way around, local knowledge is invaluable. With Tabiko, the local Japanese expert in your pocket, the country is accessible like never before. The app has a simple text-based chat based system where you can ask questions and request information. An agent will then reply with a detailed response with anything from directions to confirming a booking. The app can even handle a hotel booking including payment and confirmation without the need to access any Japanese site. Everything is in native English, giving you more time to spend enjoying your holiday. Take a photo of a sign and the agents will even provide a translation.
Knowledge and experience
Tabiko is a great service for visitors to Japan. The agents answering queries form the backbone of the service and do so with politeness and a huge range of knowledge. For those travelling around the country, Tabiko provides an excellent service for free.