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Bike the Early Bird Bamboo Forest Tour

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Experience hosted by Ray

3.5 hours
Includes drinks, tickets, transport, equipment
Up to 8 people
Hosted in English

What you'll do

Gain an intimate feel for the Bamboo Forest and the Arashiyama area! We will bicycle the quiet backstreets of our neighborhood, Arashiyama and venture to and through some of the most scenic landmarks Kyoto has to offer like the world famous Arashiyama Bamboo Forest, UNESCO World Heritage Tenryuji Zen Temple Gardens, the Togetsukyo Bridge and many of our personally favorite local hotspots! As a local living in the neighborhood you are sure to see sights you would most likely overlook and gain a perspective that surely will change your outlook on Kyoto. From rivers to temples to quiet shrines to bamboo forests, you are sure to look back on your magical experience for years to come!
Gain an intimate feel for the Bamboo Forest and the Arashiyama area! We will bicycle the quiet backstreets of our neighborhood, Arashiyama and venture to and through some of the most scenic landmarks Kyoto has to offer like the world famous Arashiyama Bamboo Forest, UNESCO World Heritage Tenryuji Zen Temple Gardens, the Togetsukyo Bridge and many of our personally favorite local hotspots! As a local living in the neighborhood you are sure to se…

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What's included

  • Drinks
    Bottled Water
  • Tickets
    Entrance fees to all visited attractions.
  • Transport
    - Cannondale Multi-Speed Bicycle -
    We have kids, small, medium, and l...
  • Equipment
    Helmet
From ₹8,598
/ person
Wed, 21 Oct
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
₹8,598 per person
₹8,598 per person
Thu, 22 Oct
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
₹8,598 per person
₹8,598 per person
Fri, 23 Oct
8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
₹8,598 per person
₹8,598 per person

Meet your host, Ray

Host on Airbnb since 2018
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We are Ray and Peter, two Americans originally hailing from California and New York. Ray has lived in 6 different prefectures and loves travelling in Japan. He has a reservoir of knowledge that he is always eager to share. Peter is an avid cyclist with a deep connection to Kyoto. He knows the backroads and hot spots of the city like no other.
We have a combined 30 years plus experience in Kyoto and Japan. The fusion of our professional backgrounds of Japanese literature, language and history with a combination of bicycle racing experience is sure to help you maximize your stay in Kyoto by taking you to some of the undiscovered areas of Kyoto as well as to the most scenic sights of Kyoto by bicycle.
We are Ray and Peter, two Americans originally hailing from California and New York. Ray has lived in 6 different prefectures and loves travelling in Japan. He has a reservoir of knowledge that he is always eager to share. Peter is an avid cyclist with a deep connection to Kyoto. He knows the backroads and hot spots of the city like no other.
We have a combined 30 years plus experience in Kyoto and Japan. The fusion of our professional backgrounds of Japanese literature, language a…
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Where you'll be

With Kyoto BikeTour, enjoy a scenic stroll through the breathtaking Bamboo Forest, and be entertained by some of the best panoramas of Kyoto. You will visit the UNESCO World Heritage Tenryuji Zen garden to find peace and tranquility and visit some lesser known but supremely magnificent and historically significant temples and shrines. You are sure to be inspired by the quiet backstreets and all the natural beauty Arashiyama has to offer.

Choose from available dates

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  • Wed, 21 Oct
    8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    ₹8,598 per person
  • Thu, 22 Oct
    8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    ₹8,598 per person
  • Fri, 23 Oct
    8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    ₹8,598 per person
  • Sat, 24 Oct
    8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    ₹8,598 per person
  • Sun, 25 Oct
    8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    ₹8,598 per person
  • Mon, 26 Oct
    8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    ₹8,598 per person
  • Tue, 27 Oct
    8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    ₹8,598 per person
  • Wed, 28 Oct
    8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    ₹8,598 per person

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

1) Please submit first & last name of all participants
2) Please submit heights of all participants
3) You will be required to sign a liability release waiver at the beginning of the tour

What to bring

Appropriate clothing for the season