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Ebisuya, Kyoto Higashiyama

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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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558-9 Yugyomaecho, Higahsiotanimae Kitairu, Gojo Ohashi, Higashiyama, Kyoto 605-0864, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent experience with Takumi Kishida. We did a 2 hour ride and he was very informative and took a lot of pictures of us both on and off the rickshaw. Highly recommend.

Thank Enrique H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

そうだ、京都行こう!というノリでほぼノープランで友人と二人で京都旅をしていたところに声をかけてくれたのが、車夫のはのちゃんでした! とっても面白くて、綺麗な写真をたっくさん撮ってくれて、とても充実した30分でした。 今度は大名コース乗ろうかなって思います。 Mr.Hano,a rickshaw man, made our trip very exciting ! I recommend that you experience "jinrikisha"!!More

Thank Mikan H
Dreamer810900, お客様担当マネージャー at Ebisuya, Kyoto Higashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago
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Mikan H様 この度は弊社の人力車に御乗車いただきまして、誠に有難うございます。 お忙しい中、早速の貴重な口コミ・...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the best time on our rickshaw ride as a family. We went with two rickshaw guides. My brother and I had Masa. It was such a fun experience and exciting way to see Kyoto. Masa san took us all throughout the tiny streets...More

Thank laur9411
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Higashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking a rickshaw tour with us in Kyoto Higashiyama. It is a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed the tour with our guides. Taking the rickshaw through the old neighbourhood of Kyoto, did it make you feel like...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Superb service and our rickshaw rider for the day is Takuto-san, his english is very good and explain clearly in detail. His photography skill is undeniable. Over all we enjoy the ride very much worth every pennyMore

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Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Higashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind review. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour and the services of our guide Takuto. Thank you also very much for uploading photos from your tour. Our guides train very hard before...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018

My wife and I had a chance to visit Kyoto last month upon visiting my relatives in Japan. My cousin and her husband toured us in Higashiyama using Ebisuya rickshaw. Our driver was Takuto. He was very pleasant to talk to, very funny and accommodating...More

Thank kimresty
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Higashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Dear kimresty, Thank you very much for your review. Thank you also for taking a rickshaw with our guide Takuto in Kyoto Higashiyama. Traveling on a rickshaw in Kyoto, especially in the preserved old part of town, can sometimes feel like you are traveling back...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

I am a Japanese American college student visiting family during the summer. My cousin and I decided to adventure around Kyoto, then we stumbled upon this. Our runner was Kyohei Hano and he was a pleasure to ride with. The guy knew how to hold...More

Thank Sam I
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Higashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Dear Sam, Thank you for deciding to give the rickshaw tour a go and then also taking the time afterwards to write a review about our staff and service. We are very happy to hear that you were satisfied with not only our guide Kyohei,...More

Reviewed 26 July 2018

Whatever worries you may have about riding in a rickshaw, put them aside! This was a fantastic experience that I would eagerly pay for again. My driver, Takuto, was a wonderful conversation partner, and he gave me interesting factoids about the local shrines that I...More

Thank Josh W
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Higashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for writing a review about our guide and rickshaw services. Our guides tailor not only the tour route, but the content of the tour as well, to suit your interests. They go beyond the guidebook, covering certain aspects of...More

Reviewed 22 July 2018

We visited Kyoto during a cruise (stop was Kobe). I am handicapped and cannot manage the stairs into a bus and also cannot walk long distances. Thus we needed a private tour and I came about Ebisuya Rickshaw. This was a perfect option as we...More

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Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Higashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Dear Mar R, Thank you very much for contacting us about our tours prior to your visit, taking the rickshaw tour and then writing a review about our services and guides. We greatly appreciate it! It was a great pleasure helping you plan and arrange...More

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We booked a one hour Higashiyama rickshaw tour with 3 adults and 2 kids (3 rickshaws). They were able to accommodate our two languages request (English & mandarin). Our drivers were Kazuma, Gao Jen Yuo (mandarin driver), and Takumi Kishida (leader of the group spoke...More

Thank Lisa T
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Higashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2018

Dear Lisa, Thank you very much for booking a tour with us to explore the Higashiyama area of Kyoto. Thank you also very much for taking the time to write a review about services and share a picture from that day! We are so happy...More

Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

The ride hosted by Banchan was super amazing!! He is such a lovely and bright boy, not only a driver to lead us to the destination, but also a super photographer and warm friend. Always telling interesting stories during the ride and marking appropriate interaction...More

Thank chrisyaya
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Higashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Dear Chrisyaya, Thank you very much for your kind review and praise of our rickshaw staff. We are very happy that you chose Ebisuya Rickshaw when visiting Ebisuya Higashiyama and had a good time. Although our guides undergo the same training, they each have their...More

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Luigi53SD
13 October 2017|
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Response from Larissa C | Property representative |
Hello! To take a rickshaw in Kyoto Higashiyama, you can just come to our main rickshaw stand located on the cobble stone street (Nene Street) by the Kodaiji Temple and Ichinenzaka. You can also find us by searching for... More
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Taiba A
7 October 2017|
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Dear Taiba, Thank you very much for your question and interest in our tours. This is Larissa from Ebisuya Rickshaw. There is no weight limit for our rickshaw! However, please know that the seats of our rickshaw measure... More
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Lynda M
19 June 2017|
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Dear Lynda, Thank you very much for your interest in our tours. This is Larissa C from Ebisuya Rickshaw. It is possible to book a rickshaw tour with us in advance, the day before or to simply show up at our rickshaw stand... More
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