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Tokyo on Two Wheels at the Shangri-La Hotel in TokyoJan 17 (Fri ), 2014
Shangri-La Hotel, Tokyo has has launched a “Tokyo on Two Wheels” promotion designed to give guests a new Tokyo travel experience.
“Tokyo on Two Wheels” offer guests a tour with local bicycle specialists around the city’s hidden spots. Together with an English-speaking guide, guests can enjoy a six-hour sightseeing tour through narrow alleyways and across pristine parks, dropping by eateries offering hard-to-find local specialities and more.
The ride begins at 9 a.m. and lasts until 3 p.m., and includes a Japanese ‘bento’ lunch box that will enable cyclists to enjoy eating outdoors at carefully chosen scenic locations.
The Tokyo Great Cycling Tour also includes an exclusive t-shirt especially for guests of Shangri-La Hotel, Tokyo, as a memento from the excursion. Late check-out until 6 p.m. and transport from the hotel to the meeting point in Shinkawa will also be available for cyclists.
8-speed cross bikes and various children’s bikes are available, with no training required. Three routes are available:
Route A: Tokyo Bay Ride – Available every Saturday and Tuesday
Route B: Edo-Tokyo Culture Ride – Available every Sunday and Thursday
Route C: Cool Tokyo Ride – Ask for availability
Package prices range from ¥68,000 and is subject to taxes and a service charge. The promotion is available until 30 June 2014, and must be booked at least three days in advance. Other terms and conditions apply.
To find out more about Shangri-La Hotel, Tokyo, visit www.shangri-la.com/tokyo, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call (81 3) 6739 7878.