Mount Vernon by Bike and Boat

Sign up for our popular Bike and Boat package, which includes a bike ride to Mount Vernon, an afternoon of Mount Vernon activities, and a boat cruise back to Old Town with the Potomac Riverboat Company by Hornblower.

Pick up your bike in Old Town Alexandria and cycle to George Washington’s Mount Vernon Estate!

Tour the Estate, and in the afternoon, board the Miss Christin for a narrated riverboat cruise back to Old Town.

Package price includes bike rental/bike pick-up, admission to Mt. Vernon, and return boat ticket. Boat departs Mt. Vernon at 2pm; arrives in Alexandria at 2:45pm.
Bike pick up is recommended between 8:30am-9:30am. Riders +16 yo have the option to upgrade to E-bikes!

The Riverboat operates on a limited schedule in the spring and fall; please check the calendar for availability.

Tour Details

Time: 5+ hours
Distance: 9 Miles
Level: Moderate
Adults: $79
Kids (6-12): $45
Kids (2-5): $45

Tour Times

Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays

This is a self-guided tour.
Bike pick up is between 8:30-9:30am recommended.

“Zach made sure the seats on our new bikes were set just right, gave us our tickets, and we were off. Mt. Vernon has so much to see and do, we could have spent two days there! The boat ride back gave us a chance to see the area from yet another vantage point – great scenery!”