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3-hrs. Historic Bike Tour - Visit The Historic Landmarks, Forts, and Memorials provided by PortCity Bike Tours

3-hrs. Historic Bike Tour - Visit The Historic Landmarks, Forts, and Memorials

3-hrs. Historic Bike Tour - Visit The Historic Landmarks, Forts, and Memorials
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What you can expect during your visit
Regular temperature checks for staff
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
What you can expect during your visit
Regular temperature checks for staff
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Gear/equipment sanitised between use
Face masks required for travellers in public areas
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Face masks provided for travellers
About
This bike tour is our most comprehensive tour of the area's history. Once one of the nation's busiest ports and shipbuilding cities, Portsmouth expressed its wealth in fine architecture and has significant examples of Colonial, Georgian, and Federal style houses, some of which are now museums. ​This easy bike tour will take you through the most beautiful and interesting characteristics, architecture and historic significant aspects of the city. We will see the historic landmarks and house museums and hear about the history that makes up our delightful & highly admired historic landscape. Stop en route to hear interesting facts about each site you visit, including the Wentworth Coolidge Mansion, Fitz John Porter Memorial, African Burying Memorial, Prescott Park, Four Tree Island, Historic South End, Wentworth by the Sea, & Fort Stark. Learn about the some of the historic home's architectural features as we bike our way thru the Historic South End's beautiful architecture. 10-12 easy mi.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 172200P3
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
Bicycle and Helmet • Expert Guide
Exclusions
Tips and Gratuities
Duration
3h
Departure details
43 Middle Street, Portsmouth, NH 03801, USA Meet at the John Paul Jones House Historic House Garden
Inclusions
Bicycle and Helmet • Expert Guide
Exclusions
Tips and Gratuities
Departure details
43 Middle Street, Portsmouth, NH 03801, USA Meet at the John Paul Jones House Historic House Garden
Duration
3h
Return details
Returns to original departure point
Additional information
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Infant seats available
Not recommended for travellers with back problems
No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
Near public transportation
Stroller accessible
Not wheelchair accessible
Most travellers can participate
This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travellers
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    43 Middle Street
    43 Middle Street, Portsmouth, NH 03801, USA
    Meet at the John Paul Jones House Historic House Garden
    See address & details
  • 1
    Prescott Park
    Stop: 8 minutes
    See details
    Pass by
    Strawbery Banke Museum
  • 2
    Wentworth-Coolidge Mansion
    Stop: 8 minutes
    See details
  • 3
    New Castle
    Stop: 7 minutes
    See details
  • 4
    Fort Constitution State Historic Site
    Stop: 5 minutes
    See details
  • 5
    Fort Stark State Historic Site
    Stop: 10 minutes
    See details
  • 6
    Prescott Park
    Stop: 7 minutes
    See details
  • You'll end at
    43 Middle Street
    43 Middle Street, Portsmouth, NH 03801, USA
    Meet at the John Paul Jones House Historic House Garden
    See address & details
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Villaguys
Collingswood, New Jersey25 contributions
A Healthy and Fun Experience
May 2021 • Couples
This tour was fun and informative. We learn the history of the area and were able to take in incredible scenery. Our guide, Dawn, was informative and friendly. We highly recommend booking one of Port City's tours. We plan to do the coastal tour on our next visit.
Written 19 May 2021
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC.
Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. We are so grateful and excited that you enjoyed your tour with Dawn. We're happy that you took in the fresh air and beautiful scenery! Please look us up again and hope that you enjoyed your day.
Written 20 May 2021
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.
About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: PortCity Bike Tours
Roam64529666552
Roam64529666552
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Best Bike Tour!
Excellent combination of historic views and challenging biking. Dawn and Venera were so friendly and made the ride
DukeRaider
DukeRaider
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Worth it!
A fun way to spend an afternoon. The sites and stops were well placed and informative. Overall, a nice experience f
juliev101093
juliev101093
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Active tour of the city was just the ticket for us
We took the 2 hour, Islands & Harbor bike tour. This stop and go, 10-12 mile tour with guides, Beth and Venera, was
Jhlr322
Jhlr322
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Great tour!
Great tour on a beautiful day! Marcus was knowledgeable and fun, we saw tons of things, the bikes were in great con
Laura S
Laura S
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Sea coast and cultural sites tours
We had a wonderful time on the sea coast and cultural sites tours. Dawn, Beth, and Vinny were outstanding guides wh
I5007CDsheilad
I5007CDsheilad
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Amazing
An amazing time. The bike tour was amazing the sites were awesome the guys were very knowledgeable. Highly recommen
DeeDee141
DeeDee141
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Fun way to see Portsmouth & New Castle!
Such a great time and way to see the beautiful area of Portsmouth and hear about the history. Our guide Dawn was fa
Ed B
Ed B
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Very enjoyable bike ride. Great way to see the sights of Portsmouth.
Truly enjoyed this 2 hour bike tour. The tour guide was very knowledgable about the history of the area and very p
Nicole B
Nicole B
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Best part of our trip!
This was the highlight of our trip to Portsmouth. Dawn was an excellent guide in every way. Very pleasant and kno
sarahgA6958XF
sarahgA6958XF
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Excellent bike tour
I had a wonderful bike tour this past weekend. Dawn, the owner, and her associate were wonderful. We learned a lot
KRW0407
KRW0407
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Great way to spend an afternoon!
Not only was our tour fantastic, but we got great recommendations for restaurants and other activities to checkout
Loren B
Loren B
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Quick getaway
Interesting tour with history and historical sites pointed out. Great to be able to get a little exercise too whil
Nicholas L
Nicholas L
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Biking in Portsmouth
This was an Amazing tour! Dawn was an excellent tour guide! We rode to several locations in Portsmouth and stopped
Chris D
Chris D
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Beautiful day for a bike ride through a wonderful city!
This was our first visit to Portsmouth and we absolutely loved it! Such a beautiful, historic and "earth"- friendl
Paige H
Paige H
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Loved it!
Dawn was a knowledgeable and enthusiastic guide. She walked through safety in the beginning and I felt safe the ent
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