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Austin Water Bikes

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Aug 19, 2017
“Fun!”
Aug 14, 2017
“Spectacular experience!”
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208 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704-1211
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Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

This is a really fun way to do the river. You don't get wet at all! You can take your dog with you if you want too. Also, no life jacket requirements which is great. Also, they are so stable so you don't have to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Emily S
Reviewed August 14, 2017

The staff was incredibly helpful, the bikes were easy to ride and super neat, and the view of the bats at Congress Ave was spectacular! I wouldn't have chosen to have this experience any other way.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank joc9788
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

We had a great time. We were able to show up early and ride longer than an hour!! Literally saw the bats fly above our heads. It's unique and a fun activity to do in Austin. Friendly worker and very helpful.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Jenn R
Reviewed July 7, 2017

The team at Austin Water Bikes was great to work with. Do an evening tour or rental to get great views of the Austin skyline in the evening.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank SegwayNation
Reviewed June 21, 2017

I absolutely loved Austin Water Bikes! Best way to get an amazing view and pics of the bats flying out from Congress Avenue Bridge! They are very easy to operate, and I loved the fact that there is a plastic compartment to put your purse/camera/phone...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank pa5907
Reviewed June 20, 2017 via mobile

Awesome time on the lake. I was worried at first because I thought the bikes would be unstable for small children. My nieces were also apprehensive at first. The bikes are super sturdy and we felt safe immediately. My nieces loved it! The guys that...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Kara Fox T
Reviewed May 30, 2017

We did an hour weekday rental for $17. The employee was very helpful. It's easy to handle and you don't get wet unless you choose to dip your toes in. You can hear the bats under the bridges and there were a number of turtles...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank GRtravel
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

Amazing experience with the Austin water bikes! The location is a bit hidden but if you call the number, the guy who runs it will explain to you just fine! We did the sunset tour which I HIGHLY recommend! The bikes are extremely stable and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Malme008
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

Upon entering Austin, we had a few hours to kill before checking in to our hotel...and this was a perfect introduction to the city!! Fun and quick one-hour tour was perfect!!

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Shannon2183
Reviewed October 10, 2016

I received a phone call from the person running the bikes the night of our reservation asking us to come in 30 minutes earlier then the reservation time to give us more time on the water (I thought this was nice). When we arrived the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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