Bike Tours Summary

All tours start and finish at our location in Hayes Valley. Prices include bicycle and helmet. You should wear comfortable, layered clothing.

PLEASE NOTE: We are a small business, and we keep our tour group size small. Please book in advance!

 

Tour Name Distance Time Elevation Gain Price
Heart of the City 9 miles (14.5km) 3 to 3.5 hrs 262 ft (80m) $65
The Classic 11-12 miles (18-19km) 4.5 to 5 hrs 270 ft (82m) $89
7×7 17-18 miles (27-29km) 5.5 to 6 hrs 515 ft (157m) $99
The Bay Roller (aka Classic Pt. 2) 13-15 miles (21-23km) 4.5 to 5 hrs 262 ft (80m) $89 – runs in summer only

Heart of the City Tour

3 to 3.5 hours, 8-9 miles, 2-person minimum, ages 13 and up

Neighborhoods visited:

Hayes Valley, Civic Center, the Mission, Lower Haight, Golden Gate Park, Haight-Ashbury, Nopa, Alamo Square.

What you’ll explore:

City Hall and Civic Center, Victorian architecture, hippie history, Golden Gate Park, murals and street art, the famous “wiggle” bike route, and more.

Difficulty:

Our easiest tour. Casual pace, shorter distance, less elevation gain. However, you are still riding a bike and going up some minor hills.

Price:

$65 per person – bike and helmet included
$5 discount for students, teachers, and military

Gratuities not included – please consider tipping your guide.

For more information on this tour, click here.

The Classic Tour

  • Ride by Queen Anne Victorians on the Classic bike tour, San Francisco.

  • On the Classic bike tour, you’ll get to see lots of different neighborhoods and take a break for lunch, too. Cycling your way through SF.

  • Bike through one of SF’s more famous neighborhoods, filled with local businesses and the infamous Castro Theater.

  • San Francisco has some kooky politicians–and kooky laws. City Hall is where it all gets done.

  • Discover (or rediscover!) 1960’s psychedelic rock in the Haight-Ashbury neighborhood.

4.5 to 5 hours, 11-12 miles, 2-person minimum, ages 13 and up

Neighborhoods visited:

Hayes Valley, Alamo Square, Nopa, Golden Gate Park, Haight-Ashbury, Lower Haight, the Castro, the Mission, SoMa, Civic Center.

What you’ll explore:

Haight Street & its hippie history, Victorian neighborhoods, Golden Gate Park, murals and street art, Castro Street, the hip & colorful Mission, City Hall, a bit of SoMa (South of Market), the boutique-filled neighborhood of Hayes Valley, the famous “wiggle” bike route, a great lunch spot, and more.

Difficulty:

Most of the elevation gain is done early in the tour. It is slightly longer than the Heart of the City but doesn’t feel much more difficult. This tour moves at a slower pace than the Bay Roller.

Price:

$89 per person – bike and helmet included
$7 discount for students, teachers, and military

Gratuities not included – please consider tipping your guide.

For more information, click here.

7×7 Tour

5.5-6 hours, 17-18 miles, 2-person minimum, ages 13 and up

Neighborhoods visited:

Hayes Valley, Lower Haight, Haight-Ashbury, Golden Gate Park, the Richmond, the Presidio, the Marina, Fort Mason, the Embarcadero, SoMa, South Beach, Mission Bay, the Mission.

What you’ll explore:

Victorian neighborhoods, a big bike mural, the famous “wiggle” bike route, Haight Street and its hippie history, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco’s most famous parks, the Palace of Fine Arts, the Bay waterfront, the Ferry Building, AT&T Park, Mission Creek houseboats, murals and street art, and more.

Difficulty:

Our 7×7 can be tiring! If you’re unsure if you’ll enjoy 17-18 miles of biking with some hills, please contact us. We are happy to discuss if the 7×7 is the right tour for you.

Price:

$99 per person – bike and helmet included
$7 discount for students, teachers, and military

Gratuities not included – please consider tipping your guide.

For more information on this tour, click here.

The Bay Roller Tour (aka Classic Pt. 2)

4.5-5 hours, 13-15 miles, 2-person minimum, ages 13 and up

Neighborhoods visited:

Hayes Valley, Civic Center, Polk Gulch, Aquatic Park, North Beach, the Embarcadero, SoMa, South Beach, Mission Bay, Mission

What you’ll explore:

The Bay Roller explores the culture and history of the north eastern section of San Francisco. You’ll see City Hall and Civic Center, the waterfront around Ghirardelli Square with epic views of Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge (assuming no fog : ). Then it’s off to North Beach, one of the oldest neighborhoods rich with tales of the Barbary Coast. We stop for food along the waterfront. After lunch, we visit AT&T Park, Mission Creek houseboats, the Mission District filled with murals and street art, and more. It’s an awesome complement to our original Classic tour.

Difficulty:

This tour is more difficult (longer) than our original Classic, but easier (shorter and less elevation) than our 7×7. There are two hills before lunch and two after lunch. The pace of this tour is slightly faster than the regular Classic, since we cover two more miles in the same amount of time.

Price:

$89 per person – bike and helmet included
$7 discount for students, teachers, and military

Gratuities not included – please consider tipping your guide.

For more information on this tour, click here.

Private Tours

Corporate function? Family outing? Birthday party? Honeymoon? We’ll gladly design a trip around your specific desires, pace, and abilities. Your custom trip could include lunch, dinner, a museum stop, a special route, or just about anything that would make your tour an unforgettable experience. Contact us here to explore ideas and book your very own SoSF bike tour.

Safety

We take safety very seriously. Our tours take you on San Francisco’s safest bike lanes, bike routes, and quiet streets. We provide safety instructions before each tour. Helmets (provided) are mandatory.

Before and After Your Tour

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