TOURS

《April - November》E-bike Picnic in MiyamaBooking start from 1 March 2021!

2020 tour has ended.

Price

JPY3,500/pp+JPY1,000円 deposit/bike
(incl. E-bike rental, lunch set with drink, picnic set rental (basket, blanket and thermo bottle) and insurance) 

Cycle around mountain village Miyama by e-bike & enjoy outdoor lunch of local ingredients!

E-bikes make bicycle travel easier and more efficient!  You can travel hills and mountains in Miyama farther with less effort.   Also, you can enjoy picnic lunch  prepared by local restaurants in Miyama. 
Start from Road-side Station Fratto Miyama (Kyoto-Tamba Kogen Quasi-National Park Visitor Center) and pick up your lunch box with picnic set (a basket, drinks in thermo bottle and a blanket) at the restaurant of your choice to enjoy outdoor lunch. Visit Miyama's thatched village (kayabuki-no-sato) and explore other scenic landscape before and/or after your lunch.

Available in spring, summer and autumn

Every day (except Wed. or Thurs.) from April to November
 ※If you'd like to choose Tautasya's lunch box, every day other than Tues, Wed or Thurs from April to November.

Activity rules

- Maximum of 8 participants
- Minimum of 2 participants
- E-bike is "drop" handlebar type bike.  A participant must be 155cm height or taller.  No kid bike is available. 
- Suitable attire for bicycle ride.  
 

Lunch pick up choice

Lunch box from 3 local restaurants.   
* choose one of the following restaurants at your booking
* lunch image is for illustrative purpose.  Ingredients vary in each season.

 

◆Ryokan Chinsenro

40 minutes by bike from Departure point
Ryokan Chinsenro <Googleマップ

Ryokan chef's special lunch box.... fish sandwich made with fresh fish from Wakasa bay and variety of Miyama's ingredients.  

◆Miyama Nature & Culture Village Kajikaso

40 minutes from Departure point
Miyama Nature & Culture Village KajikasoGoogleマップ

Miyama Special Lunch Box .... cheese omelette of free range eggs in Miyama with cheese from Miyama milk (pasteurize milk), homemade bread; milk jam made by Miyama milk, Miyama's venison sausage and other Miyama ingredients.  Miyama milk is also served.

◆Tautasya

80 minuts by bike from Departure point
TautasyaGoogleマップ

All home made lunch ..... home baked bread using natural yeast; organic vegetables from Tautasya's farm and roasted venisons hunted by them.  Served with homemade juice of your choice (enzyme juice, red-siso juice or orange juice)
 

Outdoor lunch spot

Each restaurant of your choice will tell you their nearby recommended picnic spots.

  • Kajikaso・Chinsenro Area

  • Tautasya's wooden terrace

  • Chinsenro・Kajikaso Area

Departure & Return Point

  • Kyoto Tamba Kogen Quasi-National Park Visitor Center

  • Easy hiking by e-bike!

  • Check the course map with our staff before you start.

Departure/Return Point:Kyoto Tamba Kogen Quasi-National Park Visitor Center
(23 Shimo Agake Miyama Town Nantan City Kyoto Prefecture<Googleマップ>)
Open:9:00~17:00(Closed Wed.)
*Please return e-bike at the original departure point.

Timeframe for E-bike rental/return and Lunch pick up/return

・E-bike rental at Departure point (Kyoto Tamba Kogen Quasi-National Park Visitor Center)
   Rental available hours  9:00~11:00
   Return hours ~17:00

・Picnic set rental at restaurant of your choice
   Pick up hours 11:30~13:00 
   Return hours ~15:00

Rental items

  • ※The above image is illustration purpose only.

・picnic basket
・blanket
・thermo pot with drink (Chinsenro/Tautasya)
・cup (Chinsenro/Tautasya)

※Please return rental items to the restaurant

Bad weather/ cancellations

<Cancellation due to bad weather - Previous Day>
In case heavy rain/storm warning for Miyama Town is effective as of 17:00 on the previous day, or chance of rain forecast of the tour date is 80% or higher, the tour will be cancelled (we'll notify you.)  No cancellation charge.

<Bad weather on the tour date>
● If no heavy rain/storm warning for Miyama is effective, you may decide to proceed your tour.   Plastic rain jacket rental is available (free)
 
●If you'd like to cancel E-bike rental and have lunch only, \1,000 is deducted from tour price and your charge is \2,500.  Please pick up your lunch at the restaurant.  

●If you'd like to cancel both E-bike rental and lunch, we'll charge \2,500.

Cancellation Policy

7-2 days prior 20%: Previous day 40%; tour date:100%
※No cancellation charge up to the previous day in case of cancellations due to bad weather.