Kyoto Rickshaw


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When you arrive at Arashiyama, you will surely see young people who have darkly tanned skins are pulling some vehicles with two passengers, Yes,Rickshaws are still popular here! If you have enough money, please try to ride one. You can listen the explanation and history without walking on the street or slope and looking at the small letters of guide book,(especially if you can understand Japanese).

Courses and Charges

Sagano Bamboo Forest Course( 30 minutes)

From Togestu Bridge-tunnel of bamboo-Nomiya shrine( short stop)-Arashiyama Sightseeing-Togetu Bridge

Sagano Relaxation Course( 1 hour course)

From Togestu Bridge-tunnel of bamboo-Nomiya shrine( short stop)-Anaba( short stop)-Ochigakisha-Togetu shrine or JR Sagaarashiyama station

Sagano Inishie Course( 2 hour course)

From Togestu Bridge -tunnel of bamboo-Nomiya shrine( short stop)-Ochigakisha-Nisonin, Joujyakouin Temple-gion temple( short stop)-Anaba( short stop)-Arashiyama Sightseeing-Togetu Bridge

Daimyo Course

You can ride more than 3 hours to wherever you like.

Sagano Tour

30 minutes

\5000 ( one person)/ \8000( two people)

1 hour

\9000( one person)/ \15000( two people)

Other Course

\2000( one person)/ \3000( two people) per course("ku").


Togetu Bridge tour

From Togetu Bridge to Nomiya shrine

From Nomiya shrine to Nisonin

From Nisonin to Adashinonenbutuji

Naoki Kato

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