BIKE Tour Description

Our guided bike tour is loads of fun and gives you the best feel for authentic Tucson. Cruise your way through diverse historic neighborhoods, including:

  • Iron Horse - Ride into the belly of a massive rattlesnake bridge.

  • Downtown - See the restored train depot and revitalized city center.

  • Presidio - Spot a Spanish fort and the creator of the chimichanga.

  • Barrio Viejo - Enjoy colorful adobe homes and fascinating shrines.

  • The Loop - Cruise the corridor where farming first appeared in the USA.

  • Warehouse Arts District - Check out some amazing murals.

  • 4th Avenue - Pedal past quirky local shops and meeting spots.

  • Bike Tour Video

  • Media Coverage

The tour is approximately 9 to 11 miles on flat terrain and takes about 2¼ hours. While there are certain "must" stops on the itinerary, the guide adjusts each tour to best fit the interests and abilities of the group. Small group sizes (8 max) ensure a personal experience. For larger groups, contact us. Meet at our 4th Ave office.

Times

  • 9am - Our most popular time, deservedly so!

  • 12pm noon - A good option in the "cold" months.

  • 3pm - Get in a ride before dinner or drinks downtown.

  • 6pm - Fall & spring only. Night Tour Video

Price & Policies

  • $50 per adult (ages 18 and up)

  • $40 per youth (min rider height 4’8”, 5’ and up recommended)

  • 100% refundable (if canceled at least one day in advance)

  • $40 per person if you bring your own bike (book youth ticket on Xola with a note)

  • Gift Certificates available

The guided tour includes a fitted bicycle, helmet, water, and usually a snack of local bakery.

Book Now

Cancelation and rescheduling requests are due no later than 7pm (mst) the night before your tour. No refunds or reschedules are permitted after this deadline. Earlier notification is appreciated. Bookings made on 3rd party sites may have additional restrictions. Large groups and peak holiday season bookings are subject to different cancelation policies, which will be communicated after booking with a refund option.


The tours are terrific! The bicycles are easy to ride. The terrain is so easy. A good way to see the town that you wouldn’t be able to by walking or even driving. We learned so much about the history of Tucson.
— Cindy C. - TripAdvisor Level 5 Contributor

What to Expect

  • Tour is about 2¼ hours long.

  • About 9 to 11 miles on flat terrain.

  • The pace is relaxed and there are frequent stops at points of interest.

  • The route mostly follows quiet streets or bike lanes.

  • Bikes have a single gear & lever brakes.

  • Please arrive 15 minutes before departure.

  • Advance tickets required. For short notice "day of" ticket requests, please text.

  • Bikes include helmet, water bottle, handlebar bag, and lights at night.

  • Tour meets and ends from the Tucson Bike Tours office off 4th Avenue.

  • Riders must be 4'8" to 6'6" tall (142-198cm). 5’ and up recommended.

  • A signed release form is required.