The best unexplored region in Kyoto – 50km

Expert, Tours

The best unexplored region in Kyoto – 50km

This tour is a guided tour from Kyoto station to GOMA via Arashiyama. After departed from Kyoto station, you will ride along the backstreet areas and take a break at Arashiyama before entering the mountainous course. After you enter the mountain path, you can found a rarely visited regions which you won’t expected it is located in Kyoto city. After passing the Hotsukyou valley, which its Hotsukyou down the river activity is very popular, you will enter a beautiful rice terrace region called Koshihata. You will enjoy your lunch (lunch box) there. After you reach the mountain top and down the hill, you will see the Hiyoshi Dam. After passing the huge reservoir of Hiyosh Dam, you will reach GOMA where guesthouse GOMA is located. This course is about 50km from the starting point.



  • Ride Area
    the secret forest in Kyoto
  • Level
    Expert (those who are experienced in riding over 100km in a day)
  • Local Attractions
    Kyoto city, Arashiyama, Mizuo, Kanki, Hiyoshi
  • Riding Season
    May to October
  • Booking
    reservation is necessary
  • Time Required
    approximately 4-7hours (depends on participant’s ability) altitude: about 1000m
    (starting from 8am, the rout is about 50km)
  • Number of Participants
    2 – 4
  • Fee
    ¥18,000/ person (rental fee for a cross bike, helmet, gloves, bicycle chain key and lunch are included)
  • Meeting point
    in front of Kyoto Tourist Information Center
  • What is Included
    rental bike – Cross bike
    helmet, globe, key
  • Extras
    accommodation at Guesthouse GOMA the night before tour, ¥6000/person


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