How far in advance should I book this experience?
We recommend booking at least one week in advance to ensure availability.
What is included in the package?
The package includes a Mount Vernon Estate ticket, bike rental, helmet, basket/bike bag, and Mount Vernon Boat ticket.
Do I need to bring my own bike or helmet?
No, bike rental and helmet are included in the package.
What should I know before I go?
Please note that all guests must be able to ride their own bike. Also, attachments such as double trailers and tag-a-long bikes are not permitted on the tour for safety reasons. Lastly, no customer under the age of 18 will be given a bike without an adult over the age of 18 present.
How long is the bike ride?
The bike ride from Old Town Alexandria to Mount Vernon is approximately 9 miles and takes about an hour and a half, depending on your pace.
Is there a minimum age requirement?
There is no minimum age requirement, but please note that no customer under the age of 18 will be given a bike without an adult over the age of 18 present.
Where is the meeting point?
The meeting point is located at 125 S Union Street Alexandria, VA 22314. This is where you will pick up your bike rental and start your bike ride to Mount Vernon.