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A Bike Tour Through Kyoto Like No Other

When guiding our popular Kyoto Bike Tours, travellers often ask us how we managed to put together such fabulous tours of Kyoto’s best-kept secrets. The recipe for our tours’ success comes down to the simple idea of giving our guests the feeling of being guided through Kyoto by a good local friend. And it was with this concept that we …

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Kyoto Bamboo Forest E-Bike Tour

We are excited to announce the arrival of a brand new Kyoto bike route! The bike tour follows the wonderful contours of the western part of the city, to the Arashiyama Bamboo Grove and beyond. Guests makes use of our fabulous new fleet of Panasonic E-Bikes, which provides effortless pedalling along a 20km Kyoto bike tour of incredible beauty. We …

Kyoto Cycling Routes

It is quite true that a bike tour can only be as good as the guide but when we sought out to create the best cycling tours of Kyoto, we knew that our Kyoto cycling routes had to incorporate all the right things. So what makes a Kyoto bike route special? When cycling in the countryside it is said that …

Shinto Shrine Guiding

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 …

A wonderful example of a dry rock landscape garden in Kyoto

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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …