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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 2 days ago via mobile

This is my first rickshaw ride and it was VERY VERY VERY IMPRESSED me. The driver is very strong !!, he can go very fast ,stop immediately and avoid many obstacles like a ninja haha. PL. His photograph is very good too.

Thank Kasemkij J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Yoshi is a bright young man and has a very warm heart. He was very genuine and added the trip with a personal touch. Yoshi, if you come check reviews on trip advisor too. I wish you all the best with your life and hopefully...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to have Aimu Fujihara as our rickshawman on our tour of beautiful Kyoto Arashiyama. Ai is the man! He speaks excellent English, and makes you feel safe, comfortable, amused, and informed from start to finish. He knows so much about the...More

Thank Dave B
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Arashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Dave, Thank you very much for taking a rickshaw tour with Ebisuya Rickshaw and our guide Aimu in Kyoto Arashiyama. Thank you also for taking the time to write a review about our guide and recommending him! Despite his young age, he is quite...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our two tour guides, Yuichi Yoshizawa san and Akihisa Yamamoto san were very nice, friendly, patient and knowledgable about the history of Arashiyama. We were lucky to have them as our driver to the bamboo forest and around Arashiyama. Also, thanks for the help of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service: impeccable. Our two guides allowed us to start a little late and still gave us the full two hours. They then took care of changing a tea experience reservation that might have interfered with our full experience. They were obviously well trained in...More

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

Dear Richard, Thank you so much for taking a rickshaw tour with us in Kyoto Arashiyama earlier this month. Ebisuya and our two guides Somei and Yuichi were very happy to know that you enjoyed the tour and even wrote a review! Those two guides...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my friend went for a short tour to one of the entries of the bamboo forest, we where lucky to have Yoshi as our driver, he was very friendly, fun and patient with all the questions we had about Kyoto and the region....More

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

Dear Victoria and Natalia, Thank you very much for taking a rickshaw tour with us in Kyoto Arashiyama. Thank you also very much for taking the time to write a review about our services. We are very happy to hear that even though your tour...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The two tour guides, Yuichi Yoshizawa-san and Naoki Yagi-san who provided the tour for our family were very friendly, jovial and chatty. They were knowledgeable and explained to us about the places and history. Suggested the alternative bamboo forest at another location because the usual...More

Thank 246chuahy
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Arashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, Thank you so much for taking a rickshaw tour with us in Kyoto Arashiyama. We are very happy to hear that you had a great time with our guides Yuichi Yoshizawa and Naoki Yagi. The typhoon caused some havoc in the bamboo forest,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rickshaw ride! With YOSHIYUKI San!!! The best!!! Ever driver!!! Thank you very much!!! Natasha and YuriMore

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

Dear Natasha and Yuri, Thank you very much for taking a rickshaw tour with our guide Yoshiyuki in Kyoto Arashiyama. We are very happy to hear that you had a wonderful time with him. Thank you also for taking the time to write a review...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hisashi Aso is the man for the job at Arashiyama. He’s very kind, friendly and knowledgeable. He took photos for us on his ride and gave us a lot of info regarding the area and history. πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘β€οΈMore

Thank Culture673736
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Arashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking a rickshaw tour with us in Kyoto Arashiyama. Thank you also so much for your review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the photos taken during the tour. Hopefully there is one or two you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had such a wonderful experience with our tour guides Fubuki, David & Yuuki. These guys were fantastic very knowledgeable, spoke English and David speaks Spanish as well. It made the journey through the forest very accesible. Highly recommend this rickshaw ride, we all love...More

Thank Javier M
Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Arashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Javier, Thank you very much for taking a rickshaw tour with us in Kyoto Arashiyama and also thank you so much for the kind words and review about our three guides. We are so pleased to hear that you had a fabulous time with...More

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Vica A
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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Ferz R
30 April 2018|
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Response from Larissa C | Property representative |
Hello Ferz, Thank you very much for your question and interest in our tours. Yes, it is possible to arrange for a tour that includes a visit of the Ginkakuji. As the rickshaw can not enter the temple grounds, you will need... More
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Krevin Mark D
10 November 2017|
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Response from Larissa C | Property representative |
Dear Krevin, Thank you very much for contact us. This is Larissa from Ebisuya Rickshaw. As you might have already seen on our homepage and through the reviews on TripAdvisor, we do not offer comprehensive sightseeing tours... More
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