Find out why commuting by bike is the best way to get around during the South by Southwest Fest. We offer multiple styles of bikes at affordable rates with helmets, lights, locks, baskets and roadside assistance all free. Give us a call now to reserve your bikes before we sell out!
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Barton Springs Bike Rental has been giving bicycle tours in Austin longer than any other company. We are the only tour company authorized by the city of Austin to conduct tours on the hike and bike trail and parklands. Come let us show you why Austin is the fastest growing city in America!
-Bicycles, baskets, helmets, water all included in tour rates
-Custom tour times available with notice (prices may vary for custom times)
-Please arrive 15 minutes prior to start time.
-All tours leave from the 1707 Barton Springs Road store location unless scheduled otherwise
Let it Ride! Austin Electric Bike Tour
Electric Bike Tour
Duration: about 2.5 - 3 hours
Price: $69.50 per person
Tour leaves daily at 11:00 am!
Too hot for a regular bike tour? Wanna experience Austin in a new and exciting way? This ELECTRIC bike tour is for you! Check out Austin's favorite murals, landmarks, and history on this journey propelled by a pedal assist E-bike. The " I love you so much" wall, infamous UT tower, boardwalk, 6th street, and much more are all within reach! Halfway through the tour we do stop for coffee/ beer/ snacks (not included) at a local Austin spot.
Peace Love & Zilker
Hybrid Bike Tour
Duration: ~ 1 1/2 Hrs.
Price: $39.50 + $5 Austin Parks usage fee
Tour leaves daily at 1:00 pm!
If you have a family or are just interested in going on a relaxing cruise around famous Lady Bird Lake without the hustle and bustle of traffic, then our Peace Love and Zilker tour is just for you! Our knowledgeable guides will show you the sights such as Auditorium Shores, the Stevie Ray Vaughn Statue, The Old Railroad Bridge, Zilker Park, Barton Springs Pool and much much more! Learn the history of every place we stop and be sure to bring a camera for the many picturesque photo opportunities!
Austin In A Nutshell
Hybrid Bike Tour
Duration: ~ 2 hours
Price $49.50 + $5 Austin Parks usage fee
Tour leaves daily at 10 am and 3 pm, call us to schedule a different time if desired!
Come see all that Austin has to offer! Our leisurely 10 mile Austin in a Nutshell Tour is the best way to see all of the notable landmarks in and around downtown, as well as the famous Lady Bird Lake Trail! The tour begins by going along the famous Town Lake Hike and Bike Trail, Barton Springs Pool area, and Zilker Park. It then turns north to the Texas State Capitol where you will not only see downtown close up, but also learn a lot of the city's history. It is a great way to see a really large swath of Austin.
Custom Tours / Private Tours
Have an idea for a tour or want to see something in particular? Want to have memorable bachelorette / bachelor party activity? Have a large corporate team building activity? Let us know. With over 300 bikes no group is to large. Our guides know this town and can design a tour to fit your desires.