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Best way to experience Kyoto!

My partner and I booked a half day east west tour, and a full day north south tour for two... read more

Reviewed February 26, 2014
buzzjackpot
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Adelaide, Australia
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The best way to see Arashiyama

With two adults (one not particularly fit) and two teenagers we embarked in winter on the Kinkaku... read more

Reviewed February 5, 2014
HappyFlaneur
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Brisbane, Australia
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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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Kyoto 600-8235, Kyoto Prefecture
Shimogyo-ku

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Reviewed February 26, 2014

My partner and I booked a half day east west tour, and a full day north south tour for two consecutive days. In total we visited 9 attractions including several temples, a samurai castle, bamboo forest and even the flea market which wasn't listed on...More

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Reviewed February 5, 2014

With two adults (one not particularly fit) and two teenagers we embarked in winter on the Kinkaku Arashiyama Golden Cycling Tour. Fantastic way to see the place. Keiko was a wonderful guide, good English and able to expand on the history of all the sights...More

2  Thank HappyFlaneur
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Reviewed January 28, 2014

We had the most amazing day on this tour. We did the full day West Tour and it was definitely one to remember. Our guide was only new to guiding this tour but we wouldn’t have known if she didn’t mention it. She was fantastic!...More

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Reviewed January 5, 2014

My partner and I were on our first trip to Japan and KCTP was recommended by a friend as a great way to experience Kyoto. Our guide Tomo was great! She showed us around Kyoto safely and at a comfortable pace. Her knowledge of Kyoto...More

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Reviewed December 25, 2013

Our family of four, mum dad and two teenage sons, spent Christmas Eve on the full day western Kyoto cycling tour. The boys have voted this as the best day on our Japanese holiday. Keiko is a confident and considerate guide who led us through...More

1  Thank VBsabroad
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Reviewed December 14, 2013

I did the east/west tour with Yoko (8 hours, starts at 9am and finished at 5pm). It was my friend and I, so two people total in the tour and Yoko. She was incredibly knowledgable and spoke near perfect English. Yoko was informative, friendly, courteous...More

1  Thank JPK444
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Reviewed December 13, 2013

Kyoto Cycling Tour was well worth the cost! It may seem a bit pricey at first, but you get your bang for your buck. I did the 8 hour Kyoto West course, which gave a great overview of the city, its' shrines, backstreets, and food....More

1  Thank Tim J
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Reviewed December 10, 2013

We couldnt book the tour on time and were gutted at missing the chance. Really wanted to hear their stories and knowledge-bits as described in the million reviews here. However, we did visit their shop, rented cycles, got their map and they marked out the...More

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Reviewed December 1, 2013

This was our first cycling tour in Japan and Hiroko-san was our tour guide for the Kinkakuji Arashiyama Route.Throughout the journey, Hiroko-san was patient with our questions, had great knowledge about the temples we visited along the way, and took us to Hirosawa Pond which...More

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Reviewed November 6, 2013

We opted for the Back Streets route and were paired with Julie. She as others have said is fantastic. Her pace, demeanor, knowledge and smile were fantastic. It rained nearly our entire tour, but it (in large part to Julie) was one of the highlights...More

2  Thank AATBenjamin
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