Tour San Diego's vibrant downtown on this scenic, stimulating 3-hour morning bike ride. Explore the historic Gaslamp Quarter and up-and-coming East Village area. Pedal along the waterfront, admiring sensational views of the city skyline, San Diego Bay and Coronado Island. Listen to your passionate guide talk about the history and culture of San Diego, and get to know the city better in an active, eco-friendly way. This small-group tour is limited to seven people for a more intimate experience.
Meet in the affluent and scenic La Jolla area of San Diego to begin your morning bike tour. You'll be outfitted with a multi-speed, hybrid-type bike and all necessary safety equipment. This moderate ride travels mostly along bike lanes and includes a few small hills. Your guide, trained as both a naturalist and a historian, shares facts and stories about San Diego's past and present throughout your tour. Cruise along San Diego's waterfront, admiring spectacular views of the San Diego Bay, Coronado Island, Shelter Island and the Embarcadero. Check out the restaurants, shops and clubs — some of which occupy historic Victorian-era buildings — in the lively Gaslamp Quarter. Ride through the up-and-coming East Village area with its hotels, trendy boutiques and art galleries. Depending on the skill level of your small group, ride approximately 6 to 10 miles (10 to 16 km) in the course of your tour. Keep energized with complimentary bottled water and snacks, and pause to capture gorgeous photos along your way. Conclude your 3-hour bike tour where you began it with a much better sense of San Diego's character and landmarks and where you'd like to spend more time.