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Kyoto Cycling Tour Project

Kyoto 600-8235, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-354-3636
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Great morning cycling

My wife was a bit apprehensive about the tour. She is not a confident cyclist because she has not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Must do - Great way to see Kyoto with limited time

Really impressed - great way to see both the well known central sites as well as the lesser known... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
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A city where is full with history and culture. In such a city, ancient traditional daily practices are remained in the backstreets, where usually not put in travel guide books. KCTP cycling tour leads you to explore those Kyoto’s chessboard like backstreet’s culture and custom with professional English speaking guides. Probably, it is the slowest cycling tour in the world, so even senior has no hesitate to join. Let’s explore Kyoto’s little treasure together!
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“lovely guide” (7 reviews)
“speed bikes” (3 reviews)
“bamboo forest” (23 reviews)
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Kyoto 600-8235, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-354-3636

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife was a bit apprehensive about the tour. She is not a confident cyclist because she has not gotten onto a bike in over 20 years. The guide - Atsugi was wonderful and changed the cycling course to suite her level. My wife and...More

Thank SydPirateDave
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Really impressed - great way to see both the well known central sites as well as the lesser known back streets - plus cycling along the canal and the main river very memorable

Thank J Z
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

For such a historical city, it'd be hard to beat local knowledge and I think we were proved right in this case since KCTP, including our lovely guide Keiko generously helped us learn about the long and colourful history of this old city. Meandering through...More

1  Thank Bigdaddy K
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We had an amazing tour and guide who took us all over Kyoto and through the back streets to places we wouldn't have found otherwise!

Thank cschweik
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Perfect way to see Kyoto! Shop was very accommodating. Friendly English speaking staff. They will store bike at night if you don't have a spot at Airbnb.

Thank lmnchon
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Although we hit Kyoto in the middle of Golden week and the town was unbelievably busy. Our guide Mayko managed to get us around the city and to all the sites advertised on the tour. We had a great day.

Thank LesleyMelbourne
Reviewed 29 April 2017

I didn't do this 3 hour tour because I was unsure I could ride well enough, but my husband did. He said that the bike tour was wonderful, and Hideki was a fine guide with good knowledge and a sense for fun. Kyoto is flat,...More

3  Thank CultureVulture60657
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We rented the bikes and got the 100¥ map to tour on ourselves. We had 3 days to visit. Kyoto is huge and walking to all the sites was going to be daunting. We decided to rent the bikes and take a first look into...More

3  Thank Hannah_VDS
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

My family and I went to Kyoto on two separate days and made use of KCTP on both of them. Their shop is relatively easy to find, just round the corner and passed the Bic camera shop and APA hotel (the directions on their website...More

2  Thank m0nicamills
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Our guide was Hideki. Charming, knowledgeable and lots of fun. We took the tour that led to the bamboo forest. Along the way we stopped at The Golden Pavilion and a smaller shrine. WOW! Hideki guided us safely through the busy streets, then gradually to...More

Thank gmp52
Shimogyo-ku is centered around the busy train hub,
Kyoto Station. A nexus for commerce, shopping, dining,
and hotels, the Shimogyo-ku area is infused with
tourists and local business travelers, making it a
competitive location for ever-new commercial
structures. The shops and cafes here are chic and
trendy, as a result, with many recognizable chains.
Commuters flood the Shimogyo-ku area twice a day, and
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Response from Michaelabehan | Reviewed this property |
I went through the website and payed cash on the day
Neoh S
2 October 2016|
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Oops sorry is me and my 4 years old kid