Self-Guided Bike Tour

San Diego Waterfront Bike Tour

A self-guided bike tour is a superb way to see all of San Diego’s historic landmarks – at your own pace all included FREE with half-day and full-day rentals! Admire the iconic 5th Avenue Landing, Harbor Island Park and Broadway Pier as you ride the boardwalk along the San Diego Bay.

The self-guided bike tour included FREE with half-day and full-day rentals, gives you everything you need to spend a sunny day cruising your way through San Diego! Our beautiful Manchester Grand Hyatt location offers an ideal starting point right near Harbor Drive so you can jump right into discovering the city. Among the countless things to see in San Diego, you’ll get a chance to visit San Diego’s historic lighthouse, Tuna Harbor Park, the USS Midway Museum, Little Italy and so much more!

Starting at $28

Skill Level

Approx. Time

3 - 4 hours total


15 Miles Round-trip
Coronado Bike Tour
Seaport Village

Enjoy loads of shopping, restaurants, and fun activities – including the Historic Carousel that was hand-carved in 1895! Walk your bike as you make your way through the harbor complex, then simply hop back on at the end to continue your ride along the Boardwalk.

5th Avenue Landing

Immerse yourself in the glamorous world of Super Yachts at San Diego’s luxury dock, which lodges up to 12 yachts at any time in its berths.

Petco Park

Petco Park is not just the home of the San Diego Padres baseball team – the 42,000 seat event behemoth has also housed concerts for Taylor Swift, the Rolling Stones, and Madonna. Designated bicycle parking is available for those wishing to get off and stretch their legs while exploring the many Entry Gates.

Maritime Museum of San Diego

Founded in 1948, the museum houses over 10 international, national and state historic ships. A great place to learn more about the ocean, military ships and the commercial fishing industry.

Port Pavilion at Broadway Pier

Remodeled in 2010, Port Pavilion is a beautiful place to watch the cruise ships glide by, or take a walk around to appreciate the eco-friendly structure that includes 7,550 sq. feet of windows to reduce the need for excessive indoor lighting.

Tuna Harbor Park

A grassy, shaded park on the water where the 25-foot tall “Unconditional Surrender” kissing sailor statue resides. Perfect to cruise through on your bike before pausing your ride for a quick break.

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Included with this

Self-Guided Tour

  • Your choice of 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 include your choice of bicycle, 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. Plus, our rental clerks are happy to help you select the perfect bike for your adventure.

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 3 to 4 hours. This includes approximately 2 hours 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 bikes available, so no need to call, just come by. When you arrive, mention the 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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