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Ebisuya, Kyoto Arashiyama: Tours & Tickets

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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
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3-24 Susukinobabacho, Sagatenryuji, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
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It was an impromptu decision to take the rickshaw ride and oh my goodness, the experience surpassed our expectations. Taking the ride allowed us to cover more sights. Our rickshaw driver Mocchy was exceptionally strong and good. He is a rickshaw driver, guide, photographer and...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank sandywmh
Reviewed yesterday

Avoid the walking with the crowds and take this tour! Mocchy was our amazing guide! Extremely polite and courteous! Not to mention he was extremely strong, he was able to haul my family of four alone. Moochy’s photographer skills rival any pro photographer. If your...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Hesus .
Reviewed 3 days ago

Me and my friends were reluctant to go, but it was a great experience.  Our rickshaw drivers (Mocchy and Tochy) had very outgoing and upbeat personalities and spoke excellent English.  They took us around the bamboo forest and some shops.  During the whole tour the...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank LouisLouisLou
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We did a 15 minute tour from Arashiyama Monkey Park to Bamboo Forrest. Ryo Saito is amazing photographer and a great English speaking tour guild. He is also a multitasker. He watched his surrounding and engaged in a conversation with us while pulling the rickshaw...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank dolphin_gurl2
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Awesome ride and sights with history and perfect photography. Mocchy I our driver did a good job and very entertaining. I recommend this company and the tours they offer.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank jayd313
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The first time trying on rickshaw. Our driver, Sou was very friendly and professional. He didn't only drive but offer us tour information around the area. He also found the best point for photos and took some nice pics for us. I highly recommend this...More

Thank YauDorMum
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Arashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear YauDorMum, Thank you very much for taking a rickshaw tour with us and our guide Sou in Kyoto Arashiyama. Back in the day the rickshaw used to be a simple mode of transportation but now it has been repurposed for sightseeing. So when taking...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an awesome time during our 1 hour tour. Our guide Koki was fluent in English and an excellent photographer! Best way to see the bamboo forest and attractions around the town.More

Thank wwj88
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Arashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear wwj88, Thank you very much for taking a rickshaw tour with our guide Koki in Kyoto Arashiyama. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the rickshaw tour through the bamboo forest and other parts of town with our guide. Koki was delighted to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I did the 2 hr tour and our guide was Mocchy. He was wonderful, very knowledgeable, and a great photographer. This was our first time in Kyoto and this was a wonderful experience. Highly recommend! We went into a temple and saw...More

Thank Keiri_Ducky
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Arashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Keiri_Ducky, Thank you very much for taking a rickshaw tour with us in Kyoto Arashiyama earlier this month! Thank you also very much for taking the time to write a review about our services. We and your guide Mocchy are delighted to hear that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The highlight of our visit to Japan. The driver spoke excellent English and gave full explanations at every stop. The one hour tour went by way too fast looking back two hours would have better. Bring your iPhone because the driver will reward you with...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Roy K
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Arashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Roy, Thank you very much for your wonderful comment! Our guides are multi-taskers and besides driving the rickshaw safely while talking and pointing out and explaining the various sights, they are quite skilled with taking pictures, so yes, please keep your camera or cellphone...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would recommend this to anyone who is visiting Arashiyama! My driver was Sou, spoke great English and was very knowledgeable about the local temples and bamboo forest. He is very good at what he does and the views from the cart were great! If you...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Damon G
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Arashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Damon, Thank you very much for recommending our rickshaw tours and our guide Sou! Thank you for taking the rickshaw tour in the first place and then taking the time to post a picture and write a review about your experience. Arashiyama has many...More

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Tom O
19 October 2019|
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Response from Larissa C | Property representative |
Dear Tom, Thank you very much for your question. The 180min tour for 2 adults on one rickshaw costs 47,500JPY. This in-depth tour can be customized to suit your interests and preferences and allows for sufficient time to... More
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Tashjaz
21 April 2019|
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Response from Larissa C | Property representative |
Dear Tashjaz, Ebisuya Rickshaws a variety of tour options to suit your preferences, budget and time! From a short experience 12min ride to an in-depth 3 hours or more, we got you covered! Our most popular options are... More
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aidilaiman3
14 December 2018|
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Response from Larissa C | Property representative |
Hello, This is Larissa C from Ebisuya Rickshaw. As visiting the temples, shrines as well as bamboo forest during our tours are completely optional, any applicable admission fees are not included in the tour fare. When... More
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