Bicycling in Japan: How to Travel and Sightsee on Two Wheels

Unseen Japan
8 min readApr 21, 2024

Bicycling can be a great way to get more out of your Japan trip. Here’s what you need to know before you put on a helmet.

Picture: よっちゃん必撮仕事人 / PIXTA(ピクスタ)

By Jay Allen

Large cities in Japan, like Tokyo and Osaka, have amazing public transportation. But you can’t see much from a subway. Consider getting around on a bicycle instead. Bicycling in Japan is a great way to…