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Ebisuya, Kyoto Higashiyama

558-9 Yugyomaecho, Higahsiotanimae Kitairu, Gojo Ohashi, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0864, Kyoto Prefecture
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Arashiyama Rickshaw Tour and Japanese Foot Spa Combo in Kyoto
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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 things you would not find in guidebooks or on websites.
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558-9 Yugyomaecho, Higahsiotanimae Kitairu, Gojo Ohashi, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0864, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

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

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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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Riding with Shiro was a fun and amazing experience. This is an activity you don’t want to miss. The guides share their knowledge and stories of the places you visit. They are friendly and fun!More

Thank Ari H
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Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Higashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Ari, Thank you so much for your review here on Tripadvisor. We are very happy that you chose Ebisuya Rickshaw for your visit to the Higashiyama area of Kyoto. It is good to know that you enjoyed your tour with our guide Shiro. Rickshaws...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My parents and I visited Kyoto for the first time last year. Riksha tour was one of the best things we did! The drivers were Yoshinori Ishikawa and Kyohei Nakano. My parents don't know Japanese at all. But, Yoshinori spoke Korean very well. They enjoyed...More

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

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for coming to Kyoto with your parents and taking a rickshaw tour with us in Kyoto Higashiyama. Thank you also very much for remembering us and taking the time to write a review about our tours and our staff...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

SHIROさん is good~ He told us all about the Geisha and the surrounding temples as he took us through the streets, while taking our pictures as well. A great guide if you're alone and want to know more about Kyoto. Thank you so much! お疲れ様でした(*≧ω≦)More

Thank Sandy J
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Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Higashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Sandy, Thank you so much for taking the rickshaw tour with us the other day. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour and the time with our guide. The Higashiyama area in Kyoto is a still quite historic place where...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked our Rickshaw tour in Kyoto on a whim and are so glad we did! It was a fantastic way to see the city and be shown some of its most beautiful areas. It was only an hour but it was so enjoyable that...More

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

Dear frankjcsapo, Thank you very much for choosing Ebisuya Rickshaw when visiting Kyoto Higashiyama. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour and our guide Takuto! Your comment and feedback is highly appreciated. We offer a variety of tour options, the most...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Our wonderful Riksha was Murayama Taichi. He told us all about the Geisha and the surrounding temples as he took us through the streets, while taking our pictures as well. A great guide if you're alone and want to know more about Kyoto.More

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Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Higashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Dear ToastedVanilla, Thank you very much for taking a rickshaw tour with our guide Murayama Taichi in Kyoro Higashiyama. Thank you as well for writing a review about our tours and our guide afterwards.The Higashiyama area in Kyoto is where the history of the old...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Our drivers Kazuma and Takami Yu were very friendly and charming. They guided us through the tour very well with their knowledge of the areas history. They always made sure we were comfortable and made the experience a lot more enjoyable!More

Thank Regina S
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Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Higashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Dear Regina, Thank you very much for taking a rickshaw tour with our guides Kazuma and Yu in Kyoto Higashiyama the other day. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the rickshaw tour with our guides. The Higashiyama area of Kyoto is steeped...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

What an incredible time. When I first walked by these guys, I figured it must be a tourist trap. Thankfully I read reviews on TA (I swear I am a real person!) and booked 2 hours for the next day. Our guide, Takuto, took care...More

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Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Higashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Dear Matt3786, Thank you very much for choosing Ebisuya Rickhaw and thank you as well for writing a review about our services. As rickshaw services are rare/non-existent in other countries, visitors unfortunately often do think that we are a tourist trip, but we are so...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Our driver was Kyohei and he was awesome! He made us feel comfortable and told us about the monuments we rode past. He stops at certain areas to take pictures for you and they are really nice! He also gave us recommendations for food close...More

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Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Higashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Dear guest, Thank you very much for choosing Ebisuya Rickshaw to explore the Higashiyama area of Kyoto. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour with our guide. Taking a rickshaw, which used to be a normal mode of transportation in the...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We took a short rickshaw ride from Kiyomizu Temple to Gion. Our driver, Keina, was wonderful, very friendly and knowledgeable. She has very strong legs!More

Thank Adam R
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Larissa C, Guest Relations Manager at Ebisuya, Kyoto Higashiyama, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Dear Adam, Thank you very much for choosing Ebisuya Rickshaw and our guide Keina in Kyoto Higashiyama. Thank you also very much for writing a review about our services. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your tour from the Kiyomizu Temple to...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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Response from Larissa C | Property representative |
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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