Mount Vernon Bike Trail: Independent Tour With Optional Potomac River Cruise - Washington D. C.

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 7 Hrs
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  • Departure Time :
    11:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Bike and Roll DC, 1 Wales Alley, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA,
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


On this independent bike tour from Old town alexandria, enjoy views of the Potomac River as you cycle along the scenic Mount Vernon Trail to historic Mount Vernon Estate, George Washingtons famous 18th-century home. Explore the stately mansion, gorgeous gardens and fascinating educational exhibits at your leisure, and hop back on your bike for your return trip or upgrade to relax on a narrated Potomac River cruise back to Alexandria. (If you choose to return by boat, you must select this option at the time of booking) This is a fun, active and scenic way to experience Mount Vernon.


  • All necessary equipment included
  • All entrance fees included

Know More about this tour

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Bike and Roll DC

Pick up your bike between 10:30 - 11am. Staff will greet you, provide you with waiver, fit you to your bike, and discuss your route and day.

Duration: 20 minutes

Pass By: Potomac River, Washington DC, District of Columbia

Ride along and enjoy views of the Potomac River. Route is relatively flat with a few rolling hills. Ride is approximately 10 miles to Mount Vernon (about a 1 hour ride). You may go direct or take your time and stop and see various sites, such as Jones Point Light House.

Pass By: Jones Point Lighthouse, Alexandria, Virginia

See Jones Point Lighthouse as you make your way to Mount Vernon.

Stop At: George Washington's Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon, Fairfax County, Virginia

Admission to the estate and mansion tour are included in your experience.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Potomac Riverboat Company, Alexandria, Virginia

If option is selected, your return will be via a ride on the Miss Cristin courtesy of the Potomac Riverboat Company.

Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

Stop At: Bike and Roll DC

If you select the option to ride back versus taking the Miss Cristin, you will return your bike and end your experience at Bike and Roll DC, Alexandria.

Duration: 10 minutes


Bike rental


Narrated Potomac River cruise (if option selected)

Equipment for kids of all sizes and ages

Entry/Admission - George Washington's Mount Vernon

Entry/Admission - Potomac Riverboat Company



Hotel pickup and drop-off

Food and drinks

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability

Tours may be canceled if the weather makes for dangerous riding conditions

Trailer carriages and trailer tandems are available for children not old enough or comfortable on their own bike

To ride in a trailer carriage, the child needs to be able to hold up his or her head and wear a helmet

Not wheelchair accessible

Service animals allowed

Near public transportation

Infant seats available

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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