Explore the Capital and See the Sites on Our Washington, D.C. Day Bike Tour

Our Washington, D.C. Day Bike Tour is the perfect way to explore the U.S. Capital! We will cruise around Capitol Hill, stopping to see the Supreme Court Building, and continue cruising down Pennsylvania Avenue. If it's your first day or your first time in D.C., this is the perfect tour to get oriented with the city and see its famous landmarks.

Starting from our centrally located office, we will get everyone fitted for one of our comfortable city bikes. From here, it's just a short ride to Capitol Hill where we'll start to explore the majestic buildings and well-known landmarks that attract visitors each year. We'll stop for photos and information at each site, giving you plenty of time to take in the sites, ask questions, and of course learn about your surroundings.

Our guides are DC locals who love their city and want to share that love with you! And even if you're a local, we are firm believers that there is always something new to be learned about your hometown.

Join us today on our Washington, D.C. Day Bike Tour and explore the city in a fun and informative way, or organize a private tour with a guide dedicated to just your group.


Tour Highlights

• The New Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial • The World War I Memorials
• The Ulysses S Grant Memorial • The Capitol Building
• The Library of Congress • The Washington Monument
• The National Archives • The FBI Headquarters
• Pennsylvania Avenue • The White House
• Lafayette Square

Our Washington, D.C. Bike Tour begins at 998 Maine Avenue SW Washington, DC 20024. What3Words destination is ///famous.chats.points.

Important Information
What are your covid policies?

We are committed to keeping our guests and our staff as safe as possible, which is why we've adopted heightened cleaning protocols. In addition to disinfecting all high touch surfaces, we rotate our bike fleet regularly, practice social distancing, and are proud to provide you with a contactless check-in.

Where does this tour meet?

Our Washington, D.C. Bike Tour begins at 998 Maine Avenue SW Washington, DC 20024.

Will I be required to wear a helmet?

We ask that all guests wear a helmet on tour, and these are provided at no additional cost. Our helmets are disinfected before and after each use. Studies have shown that helmets can reduce head injuries by at least 85%.

What's the cancellation policy?

We’re happy to offer free changes and 100% refund up to 24 hours before tour departure. Failure to cancel a reservation at least 24 hours prior to scheduled departure may result in forfeited travel funds. Fare difference may apply. Please note that these tours run rain or shine, but we will be happy to reschedule you pending availability.

Is this tour family-friendly?

This is a great tour for kids, and it's a wonderful family activity. We have 4 bike options for the little tikes:
• For those under 18 months of age or 45lbs (20kg), we have baby seats that attach to the back of a bike.
• For those up to 65lbs (30kg), we have fully enclosed trailers that attach to the adult bike .
• For those up to 12 years old or 100lbs (45kg), we have 2 wheeled tandem trailers where the child can pedal or coast. All riders over 100lbs (45kg) must ride their own bike.
• We also have smaller sized mountain bikes with hand brakes, and of course, our regular city bikes for those big enough to ride them.
• Unfortunately, we can not accommodate adults who are unable to ride their own bike.

Please let us know in the notes of your booking if your party will need one of the above-mentioned bikes/accessories.

Which museums will we visit on this tour?

This tour is designed to show you the beautiful sites of DC, like the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial, the Capitol Building, and more. While we'll allow time for everyone to walk around the outside Memorials, we unfortunately will not enter any museums or buildings during the tour. We'll give you plenty of tips and tricks as to how and when to go back to some of these places on your own following the tour.

Can I join the tour if I'm pregnant?

Unfortunately, due to the risk to both child and mother, pregnant women are not allowed to participate on our bike tours.

How many people are in each group?

We guarantee no more than 8 guests per guide. If you would like to reserve for a larger party, thanks for reaching out to us at support@fattiretours.com.

Will we ride in the road?

We privilege wide bike/pedestrian paths, but we do have a small amount of street riding on this tour. We carefully designed this tour route with safety as the top priority, and we take time before the tour to explain how we'll ride as a group. Whether on the street, bike lane, or pedestrian path, you always have a tour guide who is an expert and safely maneuvering your group around the city.

What's included in this tour?

The tour price includes a bike, helmet, water bottle, an expert, local guide. We allow for plenty of questions, photos, and sufficient time at each stop to explore, learn, and take it all in.

What kind of bikes do you have?

We provide comfortable Cannondale bikes that are adjustable and great for a variety of heights. If you'd like to upgrade to an e-bike, this is available for an additional $30. Please select this option when checking out!

Explore the Capital and See the Sites on Our Washington, D.C. Day Bike Tour
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