Whether you’re outdoorsy, a foodie, family-oriented, or just like to drink beer, there’s a tour of Downtown Boulder that's perfect for you! Here are some of the best one-and-done ways to experience the greatest downtown in America in a couple of hours (or less)!
Banjo Billy gives history tours of Boulder from an old school bus tricked out to look like a traveling hillbilly shack. Hear ghost tales, crime stories, and history while sitting on a couch, recliner or saddle as the bus rolls through the core of the cities. You won’t forget this bus tour! Although the bus follows the same route every time, no two tours are alike. Passengers get to vote at multiple stops for what they want to hear about – whether it’s a ghost story, a bizarre tall tale, or historical facts. The tour is 90 minutes long private tours are also available. Call (720) 938-8885 or visit www.banjobilly.com.
On your Boulder Area Bicycle Adventure tour, you will discover the majesty of Boulder on one our well-designed scenic routes showcasing Boulder’s mountain vistas, the raging Boulder Creek, Historic Downtown Boulder and award-winning pedestrian mall with 5-star restaurants, numerous cafés and coffee houses, and ongoing free entertainment by world-renowned street performers. You can even visit a local brewery or a coffee roaster for a tour of their process and a tasting. Tours range in length from leisurely hours, to half and full-day adventures in and around Boulder’s foothills, prairies, and deep within the lively city itself. Visit the Boulder Area Bicycle Adventure website for more information. Boulderareabicycleadventures.com or call (303) 494-7062
For years, Boulder Walking Tours has led locals and visitors alike on innovative and exciting tours through Boulder’s eclectic neighborhoods and historic districts. Their fun walks explore the excitement, history, food, architecture, neighborhoods, parks, fountains, artwork, and just plain weird places in Boulder, Colorado. Our guides are locals who love the city, its history, lore and legends…and they're ready to share it all with you. Join them for a walk along the streets, sidewalks, and byways of Boulder!
Colorado Wilderness Rides and Guides are Colorado's premier adventure hub for individuals and groups! They specialize in guided wilderness experiences, as well as sightseeing, team building, wedding packages, and group outings. Based in Boulder, Colorado, but operating throughout Colorado’s Rocky Mountains, their exceptional staff of guides and tour leaders provide education, support, and assistance, allowing you to explore Colorado’s amazing wilderness areas in an unforgettable way. Join them for an experience that will last a lifetime!
Join us for amazing and unique sightseeing tours, mountain biking trips, cycling excursions, backpacking trips, hiking tours, fly fishing, snowshoeing trips, ski tours, training courses, transportation options, and much more! We are your one-stop shop for adventure travel in and around Boulder, Estes Park, Denver, Rocky Mountain National Park, and Roosevelt National Forest. For Reservations call 720 - 242 - 9828 or visit www.coloradowildernessridesandguides.com
Discover what Bon Appetit magazine called “America’s Foodiest Town” on a Downtown Dining Tour. LocalTableTours.com offers cocktail tours, coffee and pastry tours, market-to-table tours, and even tours of the Boulder County Farmers Market. These are not sampling tours…so get ready to eat! With over 100 restaurants in Downtown, a table tour is a great way to get started on conquering them all. Their motto is “Eat.Drink.Walk.Repeat.” Tour prices range from $25-$70. Find out more at www.localtabletours.com or call (303) 909-5747.
Fully equipped with 15 seats and a designated driver, MyHandleBar is an elaborate party bike (and we mean party!) where you and your buddies can celebrate and get some exercise while exploring local watering holes during their Boulder tours. Whether it’s a bachelor/bachelorette party, birthday party, themed bar crawl, corporate event, team bonding exercise, family reunion or just an excuse to do something out of the ordinary, if you’re looking for things to do in Boulder, MyHandleBar is the perfect solution.
MyHandleBar offers a “Boulder Brewery Biking” tour stopping at locations such as The Walnut Brewery, The Lazy Dog, Bitter Bar, Conor O’Neills and Pearl Street Pub. Another tour is the “Boulder Bar Bash” stopping at destinations such as The Walrus, The Attic and Tahona Tequilla Bistro. MyHandleBar also lets you create you own custom route if need be. Want to book a tour? Call 720-431-0119 or email Ride@MyHandleBar.com. Find out more at www.myhandlebar.com.