why Tokyo Great Cycling Tour ?
Informative & fun guided tours by FRIENDLY GUIDES
Larger groups are accompanied by two guides, leading and following the group, for safety and convenience. You will see our guides on About Us page.
FAMILY FRIENDLY with trailers for toddlers and kids bicycles
You can enjoy the tour with your parents and kids – three generations. You can check our bikes at FAQ page.
Space for leaving big suitcases and equipped with a shower – suitable for a last tour before heading back to the airport! We will enjoy beers / drinks with snacks together after the tour.
full-day tours (6hours) and a half-day tour (3hours) visiting both touristy and non-touristy spots!
This summer has been particularly hot. In adequate consideration of the health of our guests and guides, and to avoid the risk of heat stroke, we will shorten our tours on extremely hot days above 35°C. In some cases, we may even cancel the tours If you feel unwell, please feel free to inform us to cancel the tour in advance. We won’t charge you any fee. We have the evening tour. So if you want to try cycling in Tokyo, try this tour 🙂 Thank you for your understanding. Stay healthy and enjoy your summer holidays in Tokyo!
The safety of our guests and employees is our number one priority. We are running tours with strict policies and procedures on cleanliness, sanitation, social distancing and other measures to ensure our guests feel comfortable and confident that they are in a safe environment. Please feel free to get in touch and let us know dates that suit you, we will be able to make it work!
Japan is seen as a high-tech county with a majority of travelers visiting Tokyo and other big cities for business. As a result, nice outdoor activities in Japan have not been popular until recently. Not so many travelers know that even in Tokyo there are quite a few dedicated bike lanes and more are now being constructed before 2020 Olympic games. Also Japanese drivers are reasonably gentle and careful to cyclists, so it is much easier to navigate and explore Japan by bicycles than you may imagine. Recently Japan’s rich nature and countryside has started to be known worldwide and to attract many overseas tourists. Powder snow in Hokkaido, Nagano Read more about Complete Guide to Cycling in Japan by Japanese Bike Tour Operator[…]
Tokyo was ranked No.1 by Conde Nast Traveler “The Best Cities in the World” in 2018 and many other surveys show more people are now interested in traveling to Tokyo. Upcoming 2020 Tokyo Olympics will surely add further value to this city. However, Tokyo is far away from the cities in the Western Hemisphere and can be seen somewhat wrapped in mystery. We are pleased to list 15 travel tips you had better know before you leave for Tokyo, one of the most exciting cities in the world! About Us Tokyo Great Cycling Tour is the cycling tour operator offering guided bike tour in Tokyo since 2006. Table of Contents Read more about 15 Tokyo Travel Tips – Shopping, Transportation, Internet, & Etiquette[…]
The tour prices of TGT have been left unchanged for 13 years since the first tour in 2006; however, in view of the cost increase during this period and the consumption tax increase scheduled for October 2019, we can not help but increase the tour prices as listed below. Sorry for the inconvenience caused and thank you for your understanding and cooperation. Route A , B, C, E, F and G – 12,000 yen (over 13 years old) , 6,000 yen (below 12 years old) Route D – 6,000 yen (over 13 years old), 3,000 yen (below 12 years old) Route H – 13,000 yen (over 13 years old, 6,500 Read more about Notice of fare raise after October 2019[…]
Tokyo is huge city. It does not mean the size of Tokyo but Tokyo actually have many areas and each of them has different atmosphere, characters and charm. So, it is difficult to answer “Where is the CBD or downtown of Tokyo?” The following is the list you should not miss to visit while you are here. Some of them are quite classic and some are still not so famous. We will introduce 22 must visit places including their historical and cultural back ground. About Us Tokyo Great Cycling Tour is cycling tour operator offering guided bike tour in Tokyo since 2006. We receive a 5 rating of TripAdvisor. Table Read more about 22 Top Things to Do in Tokyo Listed by TripAdvisor’s 5-Rating Japanese Tour Operator[…]
Route H has released. Tokyo has lots of unique designed buildings. We will give you an architecture tour by bike!
We are celebrating 12 years anniversary. Those who were born in 2006 will get our T-shirt free. We started our tour with only one route. Now we are offering 7 route (day time) plus evening tour so that our repeat guests can always enjoy the new route! … And more to come!!
We won Japan Tourism Award and the prize of Director General, Japan Tourism Agency. Thank you for your contribution!
Cherry blossoms (Sakura) season is the busiest season for all tour operators in Japan, and us, too! Some of the tours are getting fully booked, so please hurry up if you want to ride under Sakura blooming trees!!