Self-Guided Bike Tour

Oceanside E-Bike Tour

This self-guided e-bike tour of the Oceanside area begins at our Oceanside Pier location and takes riders along the San Luis Rey River Trail, through inland San Diego County, and past charming beach shops and eateries. Included FREE with half-day and full-day rentals.

The quickest new way to the laid-back city of Oceanside – zipping down the San Luis Rey River Trail on a battery-powered E-Bike! See more and go farther while maintaining a casual pace. Our Self-Guided Electric Bike Tour map, included FREE with half-day and full-day rentals, provides turn-by-turn instructions that lead you to some of Oceanside’s most fascinating and historic locations, and our pedal-assist e-bikes allow you to ride with less effort providing maximum fun!

Cruise through this bustling beachtown as you visit the San Luis Rey Mission, the beachside Rotary Park ampitheatre, and Guajome Regional Park featuring Guajome Lake. From gorgeous parks full of indigenous plants and flowers to remarkable landmarks, there’s so much to do in Oceanside – and you can see more of it than ever on our new electric bikes!

Starting at $55

Skill Level

Approx. Time

3 - 4 hours total

Lawrence Canyon

Nestled along the San Luis Rey River Trail, this popular hiking spot is home to many native birds and plants. See how many different kinds you can count as you speed by on your e-bike!

Oceanside Municipal Airport

Also known as the Bob Maxwell Memorial Field, the Oceanside Municipal Airport is a popular film shooting location and serves as the landing pad for skydivers.

Mance Buchanon Park

A sprawling, grassy park that hosts children’s sporting events and features well-maintained bike paths and playgrounds.

Mission San Luis Rey

This National Historic Landmark is officially named La Misión de San Luis, Rey de Francia, meaning The Mission of Saint Louis, King of France (named after King Louis IX of France). Park your e-bike and take a look at the first Peruvian Pepper Tree ever planted in California.

Oceanside Pier

Did you know that the original pier was built in 1888 and only lasted 2 years before being destroyed in a storm? Now on its sixth incarnation, (the current pier was built in 1987) this structure is home to countless annual events and festivals, and is also a popular surf spot!

Guajome Regional Park & Lake

A lush, natural oasis in the middle of a beach town! Enjoy 4.5 miles of multi-use trails throughout the park that show off the many diverse habitats found in Orange County.

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Included with this

Self-Guided Tour

  • Electric Bike
  • A helmet
  • A bike lock

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What to bring & wear

  • Comfortable clothes and shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Water bottle
  • Your camera
  • Snacks, or cash for lunch

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Tour FAQs

What's included on my tour?

Our self-guided tours includes an electric bike, a route map with all the great points of interest and historic facts about the area, a helmet, bike bag or basket, and a bike lock.

What do I need to bring?

We have your ride and route covered - so all you need to bring are comfortable clothes and shoes, sunglasses, sunscreen, water, and your camera. And don't forget to bring some cash for lunch or a snack along the way! Bike bags/baskets are provided on all bikes for easy storage of items.

How long is the tour?

While on one of our self-guided tours, you can expect to be out exploring for 2 to 3 hours. This includes approximately 1 hour of riding time and 1 to 2 hours for lunch, shopping, photo opts, and exploring the area.

I want to take the tour…

You've made a great choice! We have plenty of e-bikes available, so no need to call, just come by. When you arrive, mention the electric bike tour. Our fantastic staff will ensure that you have everything you need. We don't take reservations, so please stop by our location.

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