Explore lower Manhattan, the Financial District, the Brooklyn Bridge, and the Brooklyn Waterfront with this comprehensive, but leisurely 2 hour guided bike tour. Learn about the amazing history and development of a few of the most iconic places that New York City has to offer!
14 km / 9 mi
Cycle uphill into the City Hall district to see the monolithic city from above
Cruise along the Brooklyn Bridge, stopping at the tower for some great photos
Spot the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Staten Island, and the port of Brooklyn
Bike by the Financial District and the historic houses of Brooklyn Heights
Return to Manhattan over the Brooklyn Bridge and along the South Street Seaport
Duration 2 hours, starting time 9:00 AM or 4:00 PM
Deposit: Payment has to be made in full when tour is confirmed.
Easy = untrained, normal physical condition Moderate = regular cyclist, good condition Challenging = experienced, well trained
Guided = with cycling guide(s) - support van Self Guided = individual - directions+maps
0-20 km / 0-12 mi
14 km / 9 mi
Deluxe = 4-5 star hotel or excellent B&B Basic = 1-2 star hotel/motel or B&B Camping = tent, sports hall or campus
See some of New York City’s most famous sights while working up a sweat on this exciting sightseeing bike tour. Start the day with an uphill cycle to the City Hall district of Manhattan, and continue across the beautiful Brooklyn Bridge, climbing steadily uphill for approximately 15 minutes.
Stop for a rest at the Brooklyn-side tower of the bridge for some spectacular photos of the Manhattan skyline. From 50 meters high, you’ll be treated to unparallel panoramas of the city, so don’t forget to bring your camera! After you’ve spotted the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Staten Island, as well as port of Brooklyn, continue your tour descending into Brooklyn and riding past the historic houses of Brooklyn Heights. As you return over the bridge, passing the South Street Seaport, stop to take some more photos, taking advantage of the amazing views in all directions from the top of the Brooklyn Bridge.
You will bike just under seven miles and this moderately paced tour is perfect for riders of any skill level.
Cannondale bicycle rental
Helmet, basket, bicycle chain lock
Full color illustrated map with key attractions included
Please remember to bring your cameras; you won’t want to miss taking pictures of must-see places within this beautiful park!
All staff and guests entering the store will be required to wear a face mask or face covering.
All staff will be wearing gloves when handling equipment.
All bikes and equipment are sprayed down before and after each use.
There is a limit of guests allowed into each location at one time, dependent on the space.
Map & Routes
More information about this tour
With this form you can ask us for more information about this tour. We will respond as soon as possible. Please also check your spam or junk box.