2. 2020

Autumn leaves in Ashikaga

We Tokyo Backstreets Bike Tour have a tour in Ashikaga, about 2 hours by train from the central Tokyo. We use rent-a-bike there.

Now, you can enjoy a lot of autumn leaves with wonderful red and yellow colours at a few places inside the town.

It must be ideal place to see the leaves by day trip from Tokyo.

You can also taste some local foods of Ashikaga.

Okonomiyaki in Innoshima island

You may know “Okonomiyaki” , a kind of pancakes, contains various ingredients such as meat, fish, vegetables. You can eat it at almost all areas in Japan, but this is something special. Enjoy the video!

A guided tour with Bromptons by a local guide

We found a good guided bike tour in Ehime, Shikoku island.

Located near the Shimanamikaido, one of the most popular cycle ways in Japan, they organize some unique tours with Bromptons.

Miwa, a local guide, will show you hidden gems which you never find on websites or guidebook.

When you visit there, we highly recommend their tours, Go! Go! Brompton.

Ramen tour


If you are a ramen lover, joining a guided tour might be a good option. Brian, an American guy living in Tokyo, has organized ramen tours for a long time and has a good reputation.
After I met him in Shinjuku, I visited a ramen restaurant which he recommended. “Nagi” serves fine ramen with niboshi, a kind of dried sardine. It was fantastic!

Standard Niboshi Ramen

Please visit his site and Youtube.

If you wish to cycle in the west Tokyo……

We Tokyo Backstreets Bike Tour have bike tours in the north part of Tokyo, including Asakusa, Yanaka, but if you wish to see rather the west, you can join the DIG TOKYO TOURS. This tour is operated by Andy, Australian guy. He has been in Japan so long time so that he knows the backstreets of this area as well as streetfoods.
His base is located near the Koenji railway station, where young people love to live because there are a lot of lovely second-hand clothes shops, Izakaya bars, restaurants and so on.

Tokyo Backstreets Bike Tour cycling
I had a hamburger stake for lunch after I visited Andy in Koenji. It cost only 680 JPY, less than 7 USD!

This area is sometimes called “City of rock music”, because there are a few live houses. If you dream to be a Japanese rock star, it might be ideal place to live!

Our Website Renewal

We are pleased to announce the renewal of Trailfinders official website.

Its design and format are renewed for our customers and business partners to visit and use it more comfortably.

We will continue updating it and providing more useful information about our “Tokyo Backstreets Bike Tour”.

The website in the other languages will be ready shortly.

Custom Made Tour


We Tokyo Backsteets Bike Tour welcome your original tour.

In Tokyo, we have a lot of amazing backstreets which are suitable for cycling. We can organize special tours for you, and we will accept your requests as much as we can.

Of course we can do it not only in Tokyo but also suberbs.

Please send a message with the date you wish to join, places and spots you wish to cycle, and the number of your group.

●Price – We will estimate the price when we receive your request.

●Booking and Enquiry

Please send a form. We usually reply within 24 hours.