We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
All photos (256)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent93%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
May 25, 2018
“Best experience ever”
Sep 13, 2017
“A good way to view the cannel area”
Enjoy Japanese history, traditions, and the seasonal beauties from a rickshaw with our staff's omotenashi (hospitality). Our staff, with a rich knowledge of the city, will help make a special memory for your trip. We will take you to see interesting...more
2-8-7 Ironai, Otaru 047-0031, Hokkaido
+81 134-27-7771
Reviews (204)
Filter reviews
37 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
See what travelers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 37 reviews
Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Going around otaru with rickshaw is really the best choice, we have 30min tour and enjoy otaru with the best view frim rickshaw, the guide also can speak english to guide!

Thank knittersid
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

We did a 2 hour Rickshaw Tour Of Otaru with Ebisuya. This is our second Rickshaw Tour, first one was last year in Arashiyama in April during Sakura Blossoms. As with our first tour our guide, “Toshi” was amazing. We went around in Otaru in...More

1  Thank oesca
ebisuyaotaru, お客様担当マネージャー at Ebisuya Otaru, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2018

oesca様 Thank you for riding Ebisuya rickshaw. read your impressions, Toshi is really glad it made you happy. we make an effort from now on to be able to be pleased to make more studies to everybody. we are looking forward to seeing you next...More

Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

Our super friendly guide (Gucci) took us on a tour of the canal area for half an hour. Even with snowy weather we wrapped up warm and were taken on a 30 min tour of Otaru with our English speaking guide. A great experience and...More

Thank Drew N
Reviewed September 13, 2017

It is a Interesting ride if you never done it before , they are friendly and knows where to take the best photo. Suitable for couples or family.

Thank Jeff C
ebisuyaotaru, お客様担当マネージャー at Ebisuya Otaru, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2017

Jeff C様 Thank you for riding Ebisuya rickshaw. we are very happy that you are happy. we think that we want to study more languages and photograph from now on. If you have a chance. please ride us again. Thank you very much!!

Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

I an travelling with a friend on a one day trip to Otaru and we highly recommend the rickshaw tour activities to do. Our rickshaw guide, Shota is the best. Although his English is limited, but his explanation about the area is well enough for...More

Thank Carolyn F
Reviewed August 17, 2017

I would recommend this fun and informative guided tour. We arrived in Otura aboard a princess cruise and were met by the guides at the pier. We had booked two rickshaws before we left Australia and they were waiting just a we got off the...More

Thank Danbur
Reviewed August 14, 2017

We (couple) were lured to have a ride on a rickshaw near the Chuo Bridge over the Otaru Canal. A young boy took us around for about fifteen minutes with some sketchy explanations. Frankly speaking, it wasn’t worth the price. It was too short, guiding...More

Thank Chuzaa
Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

On a recent trip to Otaru, the rickshaw staff were very friendly amd informative about local information. Especially Murakami Takuto was welcoming. I recommend this company for a fun, relaxing way to enjoy Otaru!!

Thank Krista C
Reviewed May 10, 2017

Our best memory in Otaru. We've learnt a lot about Otaru from this tour. Our guide Toshi is very fun and informative. Very friendly guy and he took beautiful pictures too. We will never forget about this tour. So, it's a must do if anyone...More

Thank Ena A
Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

Our guide was Gucchi-San. He was charming, funny, and a great photographer too! Every little detail of the trip, from hot packs on the seat and double blankets to keep us warm, to his detailed and interesting "walking" history tour of the older warehouse district...More

Thank Francis L
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 22 nearby hotels
Hotel Nord Otaru
404 reviews
.12 miles away
Hotel Sonia Otaru
239 reviews
.14 miles away
Hotel Torifito Otaru Canal
29 reviews
.16 miles away
Smile Hotel Otaru
188 reviews
.18 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 966 nearby restaurants
Yamanaka Dairy Farm Otaru
41 reviews
.11 miles away
Sushidokoro Kitahama
24 reviews
.15 miles away
Cafe Ironai Shokudo
11 reviews
.13 miles away
24 reviews
.06 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 241 nearby attractions
The Site of Temiya Line
414 reviews
.13 miles away
Unga Plaza
114 reviews
.10 miles away
Otaru Snow Light Path
41 reviews
.20 miles away
Otaru Soko No.1 Brewery
52 reviews
.19 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
December 7, 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Kazu S | Property representative |
Sorry!! we were too late in realizing that mail. Thank you for riding Ebisuya rickshaw!!
Google Translation
September 8, 2015|
Response from Kazu S | Property representative |
Thank you for your message. It is open on that day from 9am to 4pm.
Google Translation