Slow paced guided cycling tour in Miyama village (North of Kyoto city)

Discover the beautiful village of Miyama by biking.

On this trip you come to know what the Japanese landscape use to be.  The remote mountain village of Miyama is located 50km north of Kyoto-city, approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes away bay car. Miyama-village is famous for its traditional thatched roof houses. The thatched roof houses were seen in various regions in the old days in Japan. However in recent years, most of them have disappeared. We can see group of thatched roof houses in very limited area, such as Shirakawago (World heritage sites), as well as here in Miyama.

See another side of Kyoto with a day cycling trip that takes you away from the busy Kyoto city. Enjoy ride and observe local life as you cycle through picturesque villages.

Price Yen 9,000 per person
Minimum 2, Maximum 6 partcipants
Transportation, Cycling guide, Sports bike (Gios, Bianchi, Trek, etc )
Cycling helmet, Rain poncho, Lunch, bottle of mineral water
Meet up
08:00 am meet at JR Yamazaki station, located between Kyoto and Osaka
15 minutes from JR Kyoto station
20 minutes from JR Shin Osaka station
25 minutes frrom Osaka station

08:00 am meet at JR Yamazaki station (located between Kyoto and Osaka) Drive to Miyama
09:30 am Preparation, lecture for safty ride
10:30 am - 03:00 pm Enjoy cycling, lunch enroute
03:00 pm - 04:00 pm Free time at Kayabuki-no-sato,
Drive to JR Yamazaki station
05:30 pm Finish at JR Yamazaki station
Approximately 9-10 hours (including return transportation 1.5hr x 2 = 3hrs)
Cycling distance 30-40km
Riding level: Recreational level (not so difficult)
Ups and downs: Mostly flat, not so much ups and downs

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