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Charlotte Bike Tour

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North Carolina, United States
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1 hour 30 minutes (Approx.)
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Offered in: English
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At a Glance

1 hour 30 minutes (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
Offered in: English

Description

Get to know the best of North Carolina’s largest city on this guided, 90-minute bike tour of Charlotte. Explore Charlotte's history, discover its architecture and art and get to know its hottest spots... More
Get to know the best of North Carolina’s largest city on this guided, 90-minute bike tour of Charlotte. Explore Charlotte's history, discover its architecture and art and get to know its hottest spots for entertainment. This “Favorite Things” tour includes a trip through the historic Fourth Ward and the Green, past the Levine Center for the Arts and its exciting affiliates, plus the Mint Museum, centrally situated Trade and Tyron streets and more. Use of a bike and helmet is included.

Highlights

  • Fully Narrated 1.5-hour bike tour of Charlotte
  • Cycle Charlotte's city streets to absorb the local atmosphere
  • Learn about Charlotte’s history, culture, architecture and arts from your professional guide

What To Expect

Summary

Meet and greet the tour guide and group in Uptown Charlotte inside the Overstreet Mall. After getting fitted for a bike and helmet, there will be a brief safety orientation before beginning the 90-minute... More
Meet and greet the tour guide and group in Uptown Charlotte inside the Overstreet Mall. After getting fitted for a bike and helmet, there will be a brief safety orientation before beginning the 90-minute ride around and through Charlotte, the largest city in North Carolina.

Charlotte is a city filled with beautiful, tree-lined streets. In fact, it has
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Meet and greet the tour guide and group in Uptown Charlotte inside the Overstreet Mall. After getting fitted for a bike and helmet, there will be a brief safety orientation before beginning the 90-minute ride around and through Charlotte, the largest city in North Carolina.

Charlotte is a city filled with beautiful, tree-lined streets. In fact, it has been named “Tree City” for more than 30 consecutive years by the National Arbor Day foundation and it’s a top-10 city for urban forests. Its parks are filled with history and the opportunity to enjoy walking, jogging, hiking, biking and horseback riding all year round.

During the first part of the tour, stop at the intersection of Trade and Tryon streets, which marks the center of the Queen City and divides its first four wards. 

Cruise down Levine Avenue for the Arts, home to not only a variety of wonderful shops and restaurants, but also the Levine Center for the Arts, one of Charlotte’s key cultural destinations. The Center includes the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, with more than 1,400 works by 20th century modern artists; the Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture, an epicenter for visual art, theater, film, music, dance and literature, plus arts education programs and community outreach; the John S. and James L. Knight Theater, a 1,150-seat venue for the Charlotte Ballet, Opera Carolina and the Charlotte Symphony and the Mint Museum Uptown, with five stories of American, contemporary and European art. 

Pedal past the Green, a small, 1.5-acre public park and the Fourth Ward, a thriving Uptown Charlotte community that is part quaint and charming, part urban and contemporary — a mix of restored Victorian homes, luxury condos, urban apartments, parks and businesses.

Throughout the tour, the guide will provide ample information about Charlotte’s past and present — and maybe even offer some insight into where the city is headed in the future. It’s a great introduction to the city of Charlotte and all that it offers its visitors and residents alike.

The tour ends back in Uptown Charlotte at the Overstreet Mall.

What's Included

Use of bike and helmet
Professional Guide
Gratuities
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Food and drinks

Departure & Return

Departure Point

Inside the Overstreet Mall

Departure Time

10:00 AM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point:
101 S. Tryon St.
Charlotte, NC 28280

Before You Book

The fine print

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 14 years
  • Participants under 18 years must be accompanied by a parent OR an adult 21 years or older with a signed waiver from parent
  • Dress
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 14 years
  • Participants under 18 years must be accompanied by a parent OR an adult 21 years or older with a signed waiver from parent
  • Dress code: Please wear comfortable closed-toe shoes and weather-appropriate layers; no hats
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Reviews by Viator travelers
Our bike tour was approximately 90...
Karen F
, Aug 2017
Our bike tour was approximately 90 minutes, with a group of 8. John, our tour guide was patient, provided several group photo opportunities and answered our questions. John lead us through the city, stopping along the way to point out tourist sites and many parks. My favorite parts of the tour was to see the many parks within the city. Also, enjoyed biking into the different Wards. The bikes themselves are easy to ride and because the tour departs in the morning, the sidewalks were not crowded. Many thanks to our tour guide John for history lessons as well as some stories of the local town folk.
It was 30 degrees when I did this...
Javier D
, Feb 2017
It was 30 degrees when I did this tour and I was still able to enjoy it. My tour guy made it very interesting and took his time to explain. No pressure stopping and taking pictures. When out of the tour way and took more time than expected.
Tremaine was a wonderful tour guide...
Sheila P
, Aug 2016
Tremaine was a wonderful tour guide. We appreciated his vast knowledge and passion for the area. I definitely recommend this tour and ask for Tremaine if possible.
The tour guide was really excellent...
francis e
, Feb 2016
The tour guide was really excellent and informative. It was however really cold as it was a February booking.
Love this tour, very informative and...
Susan B
, Jan 2016
Love this tour, very informative and had a great time on the bikes. Bikes were in a great shape.
Big group of required a lot of time...
Victor N
, Dec 2015
Big group of required a lot of time training and stopping along the way - Nice morning ride.

Product code: 6134BIKE

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