Bike the Brooklyn Bridge/Water Taxi Back

In celebration of May’s National Bike Month, Bike the Brooklyn Bridge/Water Taxi Back is offering a special promotional price of $49 for adults & $29 for kids under 12.  Price subject to change June 1. On May 7, New York Water Taxi and Bike and Roll NYC will launch the most exciting way to enjoy New York City: Bike the Brooklyn Bridge/Water Taxi Back a one-of a-kind day out that’s one part instant adventure and one part jaw-dropping views.  It’s easy, safe and fun, and you don’t have to be Lance Armstrong to do the ride – all levels of riders can enjoy this excursion. 

Whether you’re on vacation and want to experience the majesty of the Brooklyn Bridge and the Statue of Liberty from a unique vantage point, or you just want to play outside and lose yourself in one of the city’s glorious waterfront parks, this bike and boat adventure is the most fun, flexible and environmentally friendly way to exercise your freedom to enjoy everything that the Big Apple has to offer.

Bike Rental packages available at Bike and Roll’s locations at Pier 84 (West 43rd Street) or Battery Park (just west of Pier A)                    

Package includes:

  • A Water Taxi ride from Fulton Ferry Landing  (at the base of Brooklyn Bridge) to Manhattan’s South Street Seaport, Battery Park or Pier 84/West 44th Street.
  • An up close and personal glimpse of Lady Liberty as you cruise by her in New York harbor
  • 4-color route map detailing sights along your route
  • Helmet  & bike lock 

Getting Around Is Easy and Fun

Did you forget that Manhattan is an island? Isn’t it about time you spent the day taking in all the delights the waterfront has to offer? 

On two wheels, you can bid farewell to sweltering subway tunnels, crowded sidewalks and noisy city streets.

Watch sailboats and kayakers as you cruise by flowers, trees and playgrounds along the spacious, stress-free bike paths of the Hudson River Park.

Riders will receive a colorful map and suggested itineraries to help plan a memorable day of bike riding and sightseeing.

From the Hudson River Park you’ll pass City Hall and cross the iconic Brooklyn Bridge. End your biking excursion at Fulton Landing and cool off with scoop from the Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory before heading over to Brooklyn Bridge Park, and then enjoy an easy-breezy cruise from Fulton Ferry Landing back to Manhattan aboard New York Water Taxi where you’ll get to wave at Lady Liberty and see the city from a waterfront vantage point.

A perfect finish to your perfect day.  

Safety first!

Each bike rental comes with a helmet, a bike lock and a route map. Riders can lock up their bikes and sight see on foot, grab a bite to eat or pit-stop at public restrooms.

Want to reserve?

If you’d like to reserve your Bike the Brooklyn Bridge/Water Taxi Back adventure please, visitwww.nywatertaxi.com or www.bikeandroll.com/newyork to get rolling.

Written by greenlivingguy

The Green Living Guy, Seth Leitman is a green living expert, celebrity and Editor of the McGraw-Hill, TAB Green Guru Guides. Seth is also an Author, Radio Host, Reporter, Writer and a Environmental Consultant on green living. The Green Living Guy writes about green living, green lighting, the green guru guides and more. Seth's books range from: # Build Your Own Electric Vehicle by Bob Brant and Seth Leitman (2nd and 3rd editions) # Build Your Own Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle by Seth Leitman # Build Your Own Electric Motorcycle by Carl Vogel # Green Lighting by Seth Leitman, Brian Clark Howard and Bill Brinsky # Solar Power For Your Home by David Findley # Renewable Energies For Your Home by Russel Gehrke # Do-it-Yourself Home Energy Audits by David Findley # Build Your Own Small Wind Power System by Brian Clark Howard and Kevin Shea # and more green living books to follow.