Real Kyoto Back Street Guided Cycling Tour (CAD)

Starting from: $115.00

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Depart Sun/Mon/Wed/FriAdult: CAD$115 / person (Minimum of 2 pax, Maximum of 6 pax )
Duration: 3 Hrs | Pick-Up: AM 09:00 at New Miyako Hotel
Age: 12 – 70 Years old Height:155cm +

Available till Dec 2018

Features:

  1. Cycle through the back streets of Kyoto with an English-speaking guide.
  2. Discover a new side of the city that can’t be seen on bus tours or walking tours.
  3. Enjoy sightseeing in traditional areas including Miyagawacho and Gion which are steeped in the traditional atmosphere of Kyoto.

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SKU: JPD09 Category:

Overview

AM09:15 – PM13:00 AM 09:15 – New Miyako Hotel
The entire itinerary is conducted via bicycle.
Participants on this tour must have experience riding a bicycle and be able to ride a bicycle on their own without issue. No refunds will be given to customers who are unable to ride a bike on the day of the tour.
[Remarks] Participants on this tour must be between ages 12 and 70, and be 155 cm in height or taller.Miyagawacho Geisha District
The tour cycles around in Miyagawacho, the second biggest among the five entertainment districts in Kyoto. Along with Gion, the district has its unique taste with machiya (traditional wooden merchant houses) lined along narrow streets.

Ishibei-koji Street
The traditional feel of this stone paved street in Gion is a gem in Kyoto for those who know where to find it.

Gion District
Gion developed as a major hanamachi (entertainment district with maiko girls and geiko women) in Kyoto and still keeps the elegant and refined atmosphere of old times.

Yasaka Shrine
Yasaka Shrine is dedicated to a local deity and is a popular sightseeing spot in Kyoto attracting many tourists throughout the year.

Willow trees along the Shirakawa River
Shirakawa River runs through the Gion area and is lined by many cherry blossom and willow trees, giving it the traditional feel of Kyoto.

Heian Jingu Shrine
Enjoy coasting through the large torii gate on your bicycle.
[Remarks] This tour will not enter Heian Jingu Shrine’s Shin-en garden.

PM 13:00 Kyoto Station Cycle Terminal
Please head to your next destination on your own after the tour.

Special Note:
  1. If the minimum number of participants (2) is not met by 4 days before the scheduled date, the tour on that date may be cancelled.
  2. Participants on this tour must have experience riding a bicycle and be able to ride a bicycle on their own without issue. No refunds will be given to customers who are unable to ride a bike on the day of the tour.
  3. The tour route is about 15 km in total. This tour will be conducted even in the case of rain. Rain gear will be provided for free in the case of rain.
  4. In the case of rain, this cycling tour may be changed to a walking tour, depending on requests from participants. If so, the route will partially be changed.
  5. This tour will not enter Heian Jingu Shrine’s Shin-en garden.
  6. Participants on this tour must be between ages 12 and 70, and be 155 cm in height or taller.
  7. Tour destinations may not be changed. Be sure to confirm the destinations in advance.
Package Includes:
  • Transportation expenses included in the itinerary
  • English speaking tour guide service
  • Rental bicycle fee
  • Entrance admission fee as indicated in itinerary
Package Excludes:
  • International air ticket
  • Travel Insurance (recommended)
  • Admission fees and other costs not included in the itinerary
  • Gratuities