Austin Icons Tour
Our Austin Icons Bicycle Tour will take you on a leisurely two hour ride through some of Austin's most memorable and historic neighborhoods. From the University of Texas campus to Sholtz's Beer Garden, there is sure to be something for everyone on this tour!
Presently for our Summer Season we are offering this tour Sunday, Monday and Thursday at 9am and Friday-Saturday at 9am and 2pm. Tuesdays and Wednesdays the shop is closed except by reservation. If you want a tour on those days, give us a ring and we'll try to make it happen!This tour takes about 2 hours and is $49 per person. Book online or by phone. Please be sure to arrive at least 15 minutes prior to departure.
You'll visit the famous Treaty Oak and get the chance to learn about it's long and sometimes strange history as a location for war and peace parties with various Native American Tribes. We will take a ride through the University of Texas Campus to see the iconic tower that Charles Whitman made famous in 1966 and learn about school's founding in 1883. We'll visit Sholtz's Beer Garden, Texas' oldest operating business and talk about its significance in forming Texas culture, music and society from it's founding by German immigrant, August Scholtz, to it's current status as a popular spot for Austinites, university students, and tourists alike. You will also take a pedal down to the State Capital grounds to talk about the founding of Texas and the struggle that took place in naming Austin as the capital. Your tour includes a comfortable bike with handbrakes, gears, a rack for your stuff and a really great guide.
This tour takes about 2 hours and is $49 per person. Book online or by phone. Please be sure to arrive at least 15 minutes prior to departure.
Online reservations need to be made at least 12 hours in advance and each tour requires a minimum of two participants. If it is less than 12 hours, or you are signing up for a single spot, no problem, give us a call at 512-277-0609 or drop us a line.