Additional $10 fee for admission to Muir Woods National Monument. All purchases 100% refundable up to 24 hours in advance. Please note the cost includes automatic gratuity for your guide.
Pick-up bike between 9:15AM-10:30AM
Tour operates in suitable weather conditions
Self-guided tour of Golden Gate Bridge, drop-off bike in Sausalito
Lunch available for purchase in Sausalito to enjoy on the waterfront
Shuttle departs Sausalito for Muir Woods National Monument in the afternoon
Spend over an hour walking around the majestic Muir Woods National Monument.
We highly recommend booking this tour in advance as it often sells out.
Provides guided shuttle bus to Muir Woods and back to San Francisco, returning around 4PM.
Pick-up your bike in the morning (between 9:15AM-10:30AM) from The Bike Shop (782 Columbus Ave). Before you hit the road we’ll go through some basic safety precautions, ensuring you’re familiar with the bike, helmet and bike lock.
You will then begin your journey over the iconic Golden Gate Bridge, with plenty of opportunities for photos. After making your way across the bridge, enjoy a leisurely downhill ride to the charming town of Sausalito, where you will drop-off your bike and have the opportunity to enjoy lunch on the beautiful waterfront.
The guided shuttle will depart Sausalito for Muir Woods Redwood National Park in the afternoon. Upon arrival, we will suggest plenty of trails for you to follow as you spend over an hour with some of the oldest and tallest living things in the world. After exploring the beautiful redwoods, the shuttle will depart Muir Woods and will drop you right back in the heart of San Francisco to complete your day. For any additional questions, please call us at (415) 932-6993.
Here are our favorite places to explore:
One of San Francisco's most popular destinations - from beautiful old shipyards, to Boudin's Bakery and the classic sea lions, Fisherman's Wharf has it all.
Golden Gate Bridge
Declared "one of the 10 wonders of the modern world," the Golden Gate Bridge is one of the most photographed sites in the world. Simply stunning!
Located just across the Golden Gate Bridge, this artistic enclave has the setting and beauty of a european Mediterranean town. Enjoy your lunch on the San Francisco Bay!
Muir Woods National Monument
Muir Woods National Monument is home to some of the oldest and most beautiful trees in the world. Featuring gorgeous walking trails and striking scenery.
A dreamy neighborhood on the edge of the bay, the Marina entices visitors and locals to its boutique-lined streets and hilly green space. Offers unmatched views of the Golden Gate!
Located just beneath the Golden Gate Bridge, Fort Point gives you a front row seat to the San Francisco Bay. This former military fortification was used during WWII.
Positioned near the end of the Hyde Street Cable Car, Aquatic Park is a National Historic Landmark on the San Francisco Bay. It is one of the cleanest beaches in California!
Palace of Fine Arts
Inspired by Roman and Greek architecture, the Palace of Fine Arts was originally constructed to celebrate San Francisco's recovery from the 1906 earthquake. A great photo stop.
Our bicycle pickup is at Dylan's Tours bike shop, located at 782 Columbus AvenueGet Directions
The ride is approximately 9 miles (15 km) to Sausalito, where you will catch the Muir Woods Shuttle. It is 90% flat, and the main hill is going up to the Golden Gate Bridge.
What can we expect to see on our ride?
Your ride will be along the beautiful San Francisco Bay, where you will pass Aquatic Park, the Palace of Fine Arts, Crissy Field, and the Golden Gate Bridge! After crossing the bridge, we encourage our guests to enjoy lunch in Sausalito before catching the shuttle up to Muir Woods National Monument. The ride features some bike paths and some street traffic, as well as the aforementioned comfortable hill or two.
We sincerely appreciate your interest in our tour company and look forward to showing you our version of San Francisco. When you book directly through our website it allows us to provide the best possible customer service, including:
1. Emailing or calling you directly to communicate our meeting location, last-minute details and tips about your tour. If you book with a 3rd party, we don’t receive your contact information and may not be able to get ahold of you.
2. Easy cancellations; when booking outside of our website it takes several days to get your money back to you should you need to cancel.
3. Dylan’s employees are here to help. When you book with us on the web or over the phone our team is here to help every step of the way – from hotel and restaurant recommendations to the best way to get to San Francisco from the airport.
4. The ability to keep our prices fair; when you book outside of our website we pay a 20% commission and therefore have to increase the cost of our tours.
1. It’s an all inclusive day!
We’ve combined our two favorite activities in San Francisco into one great day. Enjoy your bike ride across the Golden Gate Bridge, then catch our round trip shuttle up to Muir Woods National Monument and back to the city!
2. No waiting around!
NO ferry, NO taxi, NO Uber. Let us take care of the transportation for you, just sit back and enjoy the day.
3. We are the only company in San Francisco offering this tour
This is the best (and ONLY) way to bike the bridge and see Muir Woods National Monument, period.
4. 100% Refund Guarantee:
Change of plans? Feeling under the weather? We are happy to refund your entire tour with 24 hours advance notice.
5. Independently Owned:
We aren’t one of the big bus companies, and it shows. Dylan’s is owned and operated by San Francisco native Dylan David.
You can choose between a 7-speed bike or an Electric bike for our Bike the Bridge and Shuttle to Muir Woods National Monument package tour.
Muir Woods National Monument is located 20 minutes north of the Golden Gate Bridge and is home to some of the oldest and tallest living trees in the world.
This popular destination is part of the United States National Park service and is considered to be one of the most peaceful destinations in the Bay Area. We consider it to be one of the top highlights of the Dylan’s Famous Tour and A Day in the Bay tours.
Located just across the Golden Gate Bridge, this artistic enclave has the setting and beauty of a european mediterranean town. For both our Dylan’s Famous and A Day in the Bay Tours, you will enjoy your lunch on the picturesque waterfront, enjoying views of the San Francisco Bay.
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