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Ebisuya, Kyoto Arashiyama

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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
Western Kyoto
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very good and very good photos!!!!!and very pretty scenes Worth the visit!!!! Will come back again to see the streets!!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 545garethc
Reviewed 2 days ago

Kai was loads of fun. His English was very good and he loved to talk and entertain us. We have some great pictures to remember him. If you're looking for a fun ride in a rickshaw, we highly recommend Kai as a driver. We wish...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank georgenottaken
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Really fantastic experience!! Our drivers were knowledgeable, fun, energetic & made the entire journey such a joyful experience! Fubuki & Fukano...thank you for the lovely morning! You guys are amazing! 😊More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mlaidlaw2018
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Arashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear mlaidlaw2018, Thank you so much for choosing Ebisuya for your rickshaw experience in Kyoto Arashiyama. Thank you also for your kind and warm review and sharing the picture of you together with Fubuki and Fukano. We and our guides appreciate the feedback. With the...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a wonderful ride in Kyoto at Arashiyama with Junpei! Junpei did a great job, took some great photos of us, gave us lot of information during the ride!! That was a great experience!More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PPira
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Arashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear PPira, Thank you very much for taking a rickshaw tour with us in Arashiyama during your visit to Kyoto. We are grateful to know that you enjoyed the rickshaw tour with your guide Junpei. Since Junpei is a local, like born and raised kind...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went with Syo and TP for a ride through the bamboo groves and Sagano. They spoke good English and were very helpful. Must do!More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank IdrisA788
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Arashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, thank you very much for taking a rickshaw tour with us in Kyoro Arashiyama. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed the tour and time with them. It is also great to know that you took advantage of our rickshaw tour...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Travelled with 2 hardworking guys at Arashiyama. They made sure we were warm and comfortable throughout the 30 min ride. They gave an insight of the popular areas around Arashiyama though it was night time. My baby fell asleep 10 min on the ride. Thumbs...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Chins8417
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Arashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Chins8417, Thank you very much for taking a rickshaw tour with our two guides Daiki and Kai in Kyoto Arashiyama. Thank you also very much for taking the time to write a review about the rickshaw service. With the cold season arriving, our guides...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I and my friend tried rickshaw at Arashiyama for 22 minutes as we did not have enough time walking around. The service was very good, driver was joyful, speaking English very well, and also a good photographer. Even this kind of transportation make people feel...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lê Thanh H
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Arashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lê Thanh H, Thank you very much for taking advantage of our rickshaw services in Kyoto Arashiyama when you were short of time. The rickshaw travels faster than on foot, yet it is still slow enough to not feel rushed as you drive past...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Am on a 2-week self-drive vacation with my elderly folks, and we headed to Arashiyama Bamboo Grove this afternoon. As dad is having difficulty walking, we wanted to take a trishaw ride around. We couldn’t find any near by, so we started walking toward the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JonG567
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time in the Kyoto rickshaw with our guide Ai. We did a 45mins ride, it’s not cheap for sure, but when I was on the rickshaw I feel like it was worth every penny. Because Ai was doing a great job...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Christabelle C
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Arashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Christabelle, Thank you very much for your wonderful review in three languages! We are happy to know that you had a great 45min tour with our guide Aimu. He was very pleased hearing that you enjoyed the ride, the smooth driving and the photos...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So yesterday me and my dad went to arashiyama, we took the rickshaw ride and it was so good. Sight seeing while the driver took us and told the story about the place. We had so much fun having a tour in arashiyama. The driver...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tiaractraf
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Arashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear tiaractraf, Thank you very much for taking a rickshaw tour in Kyoto Arashiyama together with your day! It is wonderful to know that you had a great time and enjoyed the pictures Fubuki took of you. Always with a smile on his face and...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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Victor G
13 December 2018|
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Response from Larissa C | Property representative |
Hello Victor, This is Larissa from Ebisuya Rickshaw in Kyoto Arashiyama. The main section of the bamboo grove is open 24/7, just as YTCHENG mentioned, as it is open to the public. (The other two parts are closed over... More
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hinnji
4 May 2018|
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Response from Larissa C | Property representative |
Dear Vica, Thank you very much for your message and interest in our tours. Our main rickshaw stand in Arashiyama is located right by the Togetsukyo Bridge. We always have staff there, so you can just come and contact them... More
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