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Takayama City Bike Tour

Highlights
  • Small-group tour, limited to 6, ensures a more personal experience
  • Pedal through the city streets soaking up the atmosphere
  • See the city's main landmarks, as well as hidden places overlooked by most visitors
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Takayama City Bike Tour
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Takayama City Bike Tour
USD 45.51
Overview

See the main highlights of Takayama and cover more ground than possible on foot on this guided bicycle tour. In a small group of no more than six people, pedal through the city while learning about its history, culture, and local legends from your guide. As well as the main landmarks and old district, see where locals go out at night, hidden cafes, the local food market, and panoramic views of the city and Alps. 

What to Expect

Your journey to the old ages starts from learning about the foundation and history of Takayama with a local story and legend. You'll discover how people and samurai used to live in Takayama leisurely pedaling through the old town.

Your guide will show you not only the history but also the local places such as nightlife for locals, amazing Japanese Alps/city view over the town, hidden café, where you would never know without a guide.

You also stop for tasting local foods and talking with friendly locals in the Miyagawa morning market.

After a 3 hour ride, you will discover the new aspects of Takayama.
Reviews (18)
1 - 5 of 18 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Great city tour

My husband and I love to do city bike tours in order to gain some knowledge of the city, sights we could potentially go back to and spend more time, and get an overall layout. Shinji’s bike tour provided exactly that! Our tour was just...More

Thank CBunX2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Well deserved coffee with a view!

We enjoyed the whole experience. Bike ride was suitable for all levels of fitness, Shinji was informative and helpful. It gave us a great overview of Takayama and visited areas we wouldn't have gone just walking. A thoroughly enjoyable morning. Tank you!More

Thank acjp2016
114LocalizationTour, マネージャー at 114% Localization Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review! I'm very happy that you had a wonderful morning. The coffee shop we went was one of hidden places you wouldn't gone without guides. I hope you could see the history, life and culture of Takayama. Thanks again....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Relaxing and enjoyable Takayama City Bike Tour

This bicycle tour is a very good for introduction to Takayama. The tour runs in a good pace for half day eventhough we visited many places. The street was pretty quiet since i booked the tour during weekdays. Relaxing experience. Bicycle was good too and...More

Thank Rizka S
114LocalizationTour, マネージャー at 114% Localization Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your details and great review! You are very friendly, and I also had a good time with you,enjoyed chatting. Thank you for Hida beef Sushi as well. It was unpredictable weather. But it luckily brought us to a local coffee...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Wonderful bike tour in Takayama

The bike tour was such a wonderful and unique way to see Takayama, with Shinji giving insights into the history of Takayama on the way as well! The local people are very friendly and the streets aren't too busy. The morning market and the cafe...More

1  Thank Zhen Yang Abel T
114LocalizationTour, マネージャー at 114% Localization Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you so much for your review! You are a very nice and friendly family. It was a group tour with a local and the other guest, so hope you also enjoyed talking with them. Again, I'm happy that I could host you, and do...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Highlight of our time in Takayama

We had the best day doing this bike tour. Shinji was an awesome guide and provided us with so much interesting information about the various shrines, temples and history of Takayama. During the walk through the morning market, Shinji pointed out unique foods to try...More

Thank Dawn E
114LocalizationTour, マネージャー at 114% Localization Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you so much for taking your time to post your review. It was a nice day, and hope you had a great time as it turned out a private tour. The peaches we had at the market was so juicy and sweet! Thanks again,...More

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