When you feel of a bike tour – you likely consider a typical bicycle, the distance and time included.
But there is certainly a business in San Antonio that’s set a diverse spin on that thought. San Antonio Bicycle Tours has a special peg to entice people today to their excursions. They provide a prospect to see the sights by making use of a recumbent bicycle.
The least age is 13 and through the coronavirus pandemic, the tours are limited in measurement to just 9 riders. They are working during the week, even on Thanksgiving. Equipement is sanitized and face masks are needed through situations of close call (even though obtaining geared up for the tours) and any time riders are off the bikes. Temperature checks are required as well.
There are numerous solutions of tours to decide on from – at a least, riders can pick out a 2-hour slot. There are also 4 and 6-hour tours readily available.
Steve Wood, who owns San Antonio Bicycle Excursions, acquired the plan to try out a recumbent bike about 20 several years back when he resolved to just take up biking and realized he just wasn’t snug utilizing a conventional bike.
He bought a tandem recumbent tricycle that was in a position to disassemble for air transport and started touring western Europe. Wood put in several months exploring distinctive areas – riding a couple hundred miles examining out France, Holland, Germany, Switzerland, Austria and the Czech Republic.
In San Antonio, he started off giving some individuals informal tours of the city and then about 10 yrs in the past, he finished up taking some classes to grow to be a specialist tour guide and begin his organization.