Hello! We have all lived in Kyoto for several years and love exploring this city by bicycle. We hope to show you some of the beautiful, hidden sites of Kyoto while sharing with you the stories which make this city so intriguing. We all speak great English and Japanese (and a few other languages among us), so we hope to be the bridge for your communication with Kyoto locals as well. We're looking…
This course will take you to Kyoto’s famous destinations such as Kinkakuji (Golden Pavillion) as well as many hidden gems while avoiding the crowds. Along the way, the host will tell you histories/stories about Kyoto. - The tour will take place on electric bikes, so you can see more of Kyoto’s highlights in a speedy, convenient, and relaxing way. - Your guide is a Kyoto local, a fluent English…
- Not recommended for those who are not confident cyclists. - We will leave the meeting point after the 10 min tour intro
Sun screen / sunglasses
Money for trying foods and temple entrance fees (around 1000 yen total)
After riding along the beautiful Kamo River. We'll continue on to Shokokuji, a large Zen temple which we can cycle through. We will visit some shrine along the way. We will have some lunch on the way. We'll then visit Kinkakuji (the Golden Pavilion), and we'll end the tour where we started.