Japan is all about the details

On a recent pop-in to one of our local Kyoto Shrines, I had on of those moments when you really start to realize the little things. Japan is a country that is awash in the details, and sometimes a conscious effort to take notice can be really rewarding. As many know, cycling tours are a perfect way to experience a …

Scenes from our Kyoto City Cycling Tours

Every once in a while we like to put together some footage of what our cycling tours in Kyoto are all about. This video shows some our favourite routes that we use in our city tours.  We are all about the “off the beaten path” approach to biking in Kyoto.  Riding through Zen Buddhist  monasteries is always a great way …

Touring My Favorite Zen Garden

Kyoto is full of wonderful rock gardens. Probably the most famous dry rock landscape garden that we visit on on our Kyoto city cycling tours is the legendary Ryoanji temple. Being the most photographed rock garden in Japan, it can be quite busy with tourists during the peak season. And although I have cycled here a handful of times on …

Noru Kyoto 大セール!!! | Big Sale!!!

Noru Kyoto 大セール!!! 今週土&日曜日(6月24日と25日)に大セールを開催します。 ショップの商品全て50%オフです。 MorvéloもChapeau!もVulpineも全て50%オフ!!! この機会に是非ご購入ください! 日時: 6月24日 17:00〜 & 25日 12:00〜  場所: Yokai Soho (ヨーカイソーホー) 京都市上京区西町24-4 皆様のお越しをお待ちしております! This weekend, June 24th/25th, Noru Kyoto blow out sale!!! Noru Kyoto is excited to announce a massive sale on all cycling apparel. 50 percent off everything in store. Caps, socks, jerseys, bibs, jackets, from Morvélo, Chapeau!, and Vulpine. June 24th and 25th at Yokai Soho コレクティブ市場 Collective …

New Kyoto City Adventures Route

We recently added a new route to our popular cycling tours in Kyoto. We are really excited about this one and have so far been rewarded with incredible customer feedback. The Kyoto City Adventures tour features a route that stops at popular attractions along the southern part of the city. A lot of careful route planning went into ensuring our …

Secret Kyoto Cycling Route

Our Secret Kyoto cycling tour has enjoyed great success with our guests.  What sets this tour apart from other cycling tours in Kyoto is that it visits scenery and environments often unaware of by the average Kyoto dweller.  Customers are always keen to cycle in areas which are away from the popular tourist tracks, and it’s nice to see our …

NORU Kyoto CX Season 2016-17 | NORU Kyoto 2016 – 2017年 CX シーズン

今冬のシンクロクロスシーズンにNORU Kyoto CXチームが何とデビューすることが決定しました!まだまだメンバー募集しておりますので、NORU Kyoto CXチームに参加ご希望の方は、ご連絡ください。 参加される方はNORU Kyotoのカッコイイチームジャージを着て頂きます♪ 皆様のご参加お待ちしております! This year’s cyclocross season marks the debut of the NORU Kyoto CX Team! The group is currently being put together, so we invite you to please get in contact with us if you are interested in racing this season with the NORU team. The only prerequisite is that you must own the …

Cycling Along the Kyoto Coastline

In the early part of June a few members of NORU Kyoto had the opportunity to join the Tantan Longride, a cycling event which features two distinct courses along the Japanese seaside.  This year’s participants topped 1,527 cyclists, keen to cycle Kyoto’s beautiful coastline over car-free roads. Our “pop-up shop” was a fun opportunity to showcase our newest selection of …

Chapeau!のサマーセール

Chapeau!のサマーセール 2つ購入で3つ目プレゼント!!! Chapeau!からステキなお知らせです。 Chapeau!商品2つ購入で3つ目プレゼントします! この機会に人気のChapeau!をお得に購入しましょう!  

NORU Kyoto May RECAP

May is an exciting month for cycling in Kyoto. Everyone is eager to get on the bike and enjoy every available moment of sunshine and comfortable temperatures before the rainy season sets in. For NORU Kyoto, we were busy as usual with cycling, exploring, and competing! Bike tours were plenty, with foreign visitors booking cycling excursions on almost a daily …