This article presents an intelligent system that can create personalized tours in Tokyo for individual travelers. Such a system provides tourist spots selection and recommends tour plan according to user’s preference. Using six designed features reflecting tourist spots’ characteristics as well as user’s interests, tourist spots are selected based on matching degree of the feature vectors of related spots and that of user’s pre-input interests. Given user’s starting point, an optimal tour schedule is then proposed considering necessary transportation and moving time, opening-hours, and sightseeing time needed. The system is designed to be user-friendly and interactive, allowing user to make unlimited adjustments directly on system proposed tour plan, and offering emergency help in the event of injury, illness, or unexpected tour changes.
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