Your visit to San Francisco isn’t complete without biking the Golden Gate Bridge, consistently voted one of the must-do activities while you’re in town! This self-guided tour is considered by many to be the best way to experience this iconic landmark.

Begin your morning by soaking in the unique views that only the beautiful City by the Bay can offer you. While the Golden Gate Bridge is the main attraction of this tour, there are many other sites to enjoy along the way as well. You pass Fisherman’s Wharf, Aquatic Park, Fort Point, the Palace of Fine Arts and much more. Make sure to take advantage of the numerous opportunities to stop, relax and take photos!

After biking the Golden Gate bridge, enjoy an easy downhill ride toward the quiet town of Sausalito. Here you can enjoy a leisurely lunch (not included) while taking in the small town vibe and waterfront views of this charming community.

After lunch in Sausalito, you'll travel via minibus to Muir Woods National Monument, one of the oldest and last living coastal redwood forests in the world. While it’s just a few miles north of San Francisco, Muir Woods is a world all it’s own. Many of the trees here are over 1,000 years old and over 250 feet tall. This ancient landmark offers over 550 acres of one-of-a-kind nature walks and trails. More than 300 different types of plants and animals call Muir Woods home. Let us handle the details and the hassle of making all the reservations to access the site and trails ($15 admission fee to Muir Woods not included).

You'll have over 75 minutes to enjoy this incredible monument. Considered by many to be the highlight of their entire trip, this breathtaking redwood forest is sure to leave you with memories that last a lifetime!

Rates - including tax

Type Rate
Bicycle(s)
(7 Speed Bike, Ages 12+):
$84.00
Bicycle(s)
(Electric Bike, Ages 16+):
$104.00

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Tour / Activity Details

approximately 8 hours
9:15 am daily
Please Note: This is a self-guided tour with a flexible start time; you may pick up your bikes and begin your tour any time between 9:15 am and 10:30 am. Additional route details and information will be provided in your e-ticket, as well as in person on the day of your tour.

Minimum rider age is 12. Minimum electric bike rider age is 16. Tour does not include admission fee to Muir Woods ($15, subject to change, payable on the day of your tour). Tour does not include hotel pick-up. Please order online or call 212-852-4822 to order or for more information.

There is a $6.95 USD processing fee per order. This is a flat fee regardless of the number of tickets or tours purchased on an order. There is a service charge per ticket. This charge will be reflected on your summary before you checkout. The total shown at checkout includes any fuel surcharges, service charges and tax. There are no additional charges, unless otherwise specified.

Tour / Activity Policies

Cancellation Policy: There are no refunds. All sales are final.

Change Fee Policy: If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.

Tour / Activity Description

Included

  • Bike rental (see bike options below)
  • Map with suggested stops for your ride
  • Helmet
  • Bike lock
  • Shuttle from Sausalito to Muir Woods
  • Return shuttle from Muir Woods to Fisherman’s Wharf

Not Included

  • Hotel pick-up
  • Lunch
  • Muir Woods admission fee ($15, subject to change)

Bike Options

  • 7-speed (ages 12+)
  • Electric (ages 16+)
  • All bikes are professionally-maintained and safety-checked before every tour!

Itinerary (since this is a self-guided tour with a flexible start time, times on this itinerary can vary)

  • 9:15 am -10:30 am – Picking up your bike anytime in this window allows plenty of time to ride to Sausalito. The earlier you pick up your bike, the more time you’ll have!
  • 12:00 pm – Arrive in Sausalito. Depending on your cycling pace and when you picked up your bikes, you have between 1-2 hours to enjoy lunch along the beautiful waterfront views!
  • 1:45 pm – Meet your shuttle to Muir Woods in Sausalito. From here, your guide will safely take you from Sausalito to Muir Woods, where you’ll have over 75 minutes to take in the redwood forest.
  • forest. Your reservation and all the details will be handled, so all you have to do is show up and enjoy the sites!
  • 5:00 pm – Return to San Francisco. After an amazing day of riding across the Golden Gate Bridge, a picturesque lunch in Sausalito (cost of lunch not included), and an afternoon among the giant redwood trees of Muir Woods, you'll be dropped off back in San Francisco at Fisherman’s Wharf.

Important Muir Woods Information

  • There is NO cell phone service or WiFi at or around Muir Woods National Monument.
  • The coast redwood forest is cool most times of the year with temperatures ranging from 40-70 degrees F (4-21 degrees C).
  • Expect rain from late October to early May, and slightly warmer and dryer weather from June through August.

Minimum rider age is 12. Minimum electric bike rider age is 16. Tour does not include admission fee to Muir Woods ($15, subject to change, payable on the day of your tour). Tour does not include hotel pick-up. Please order online or call 212-852-4822 to order or for more information.

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