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Japan Cycling Routes, Resources & Guides: Globalwheels Blog

  • Kyoto to Uji and Otsu Cycling Guide and Route

    This 70km ride takes you through the heart of Kyoto before heading down to Uji and up the spectacular route 3 to Otsu.
  • Kyoto and Lake Biwa Cycling Route - Rider Stories

    This rider stories post features Andy's 218km lap of Lake Biwa. See the route and some images from his epic Summer ride.
  • How to Cycle from Kyoto to Osaka - Guide and Route

    If you're thinking of riding from Kyoto to Osaka, this route and guide is for you. We outline the tricky parts of the 50km route to navigate, show photos of the ride and also include a detailed route plus links to download GPX files.
  • North Hills of Kyoto Cycling Guide and Route

    The hills to the north of Kyoto are stunning. Experience rolling hills, lush forests, isolated villages and scenery that will make you stop and appreciate the scene. Read our route and guide for maps, photos and tips for tackling the ride.