Self-Guided Bike Tour

Louisville Bike Tour

There's no better way to experience the sights in Louisville than with our self-guided bike tours. Our tour leads you through the historic Louisville Theater District and right past the Slugger Museum & Factory. Glide across the Big Four Bridge on your way to the Scenic Ohio Byway. You'll also see the world famous Churchill Downs, home of the Kentucky Derby, before heading back to our location.

Explore downtown Louisville on this self-guided bike tour that takes riders through some of the city’s most interesting destinations. Sports fans will enjoy the first couple stops on this tour, Louisville Slugger Field and Churchill Downs, home of to the Minor League Louisville Bat and the Kentucky Derby respectively. Cruise safely across the Big Four Bridge that is exclusive to pedestrians and cyclists. The history of Louisville comes alive on this tour, which includes stops at art galleries, museums, and other historically significant points of interest.

Take in the sights of Museum Row; consisting of four museums that showcase art galleries, science exhibits, and more. Explore Old Louisville and take in its historic Victorian architecture before heading back.

Starting at $24

Skill Level

Approx. Time

3 - 4 Hours

Waterfront Park

One of Louisville’s largest parks at 85 acres, Waterfront Park houses the Brown-Forman Amphitheater, Adventure Playground, Big Four Station and a linear swimming fountain.

Big Four Bridge

The Big Four Bridge began in 1895 as a railway bridge connecting Louisville and Indianapolis. Now, at 2,525 feet long, the bridge enables pedestrians and cyclists to cross the Ohio River in a safe, scenic way.

Optional: Add a Tour Guide

Add a knowledgeable tour guide to your tour to enhance your tour experience! Give us a call at (502) 589-2453 to make a reservation for a guided tour.

Louisville Theater District

From burlesque to vaudeville, Louisville was once home to a thriving theater district. The iconic Palace Theatre opened in 1928, and boasts an ornate Spanish Baroque interior. Be sure to visit nearby historic Brown Theatre, with state-of-the-art technology and a beautiful performance space.

Slugger Museum and Factory

The 120 foot tall baseball bat at the entrance weighs 34 tons and is made of carbon steel. Pose with sculptures of baseball’s greats, and don’t miss the guided factory tour!

Churchill Downs

Home to “The fastest two minutes in sports,” the Kentucky Derby is held at the historic Churchill Downs since 1875. Visit the Derby Museum to meet a thoroughbred horse and relive great Derby photo finishes through the years!

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Included with this

Self-Guided Tour


  • YOUR CHOICE OF BIKE
  • ROUTE MAP WITH GREAT POINTS OF INTEREST AND HISTORICAL FACTS
  • A HELMET
  • A BIKE LOCK
  • BASKET/BIKE BAG TO HOLD BELONGINGS
  • TOUR GUIDE AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST FOR AN ADDITIONAL FEE

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What to bring & wear

  • comfortable clothes and shoes
  • sunglasses
  • sunscreen
  • water
  • A camera
  • some cash for lunch or a snack along the way!
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