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“This is really a fun way to spend 3 hours.”

Pedal or Not... Electric Bicycle - Tours
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Electric Bicycle Tour of Santa Monica and Venice Beach
Ranked #2 of 39 Tours in Santa Monica
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Owner description: Santa Monica's 1st all electric bicycle guided tour (maximum of 5 riders per guide) along the beach thru the Venice Canals. See sights where tour buses and cars can't take you. Let the electric bikes take you further than you thought you'd go in this 2 1/2 to 3 hour adventure. Pedal...or Not.
Reviewed 25 October 2011

The tour guide, Barbra is excellent and the views along the coast are great! It was also great riding the electric bike because you could pedal when you felt energetic or not when you felt lazy!

Thank bigeye
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"great tour"
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"would highly recommend this tour"
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"great fun"
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"local history"
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"took pictures"
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"marion davies"
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"relaxing ride"
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Reviewed 24 October 2011

We took the pedal or not electric bike tour. It was great fun zipping along the beaches in our electric bikes, which were very easy to use. We saw the Santa Monica Beach and Pier, then headed to Venice beach and it's dodgey characters and finally to the Venice Canals. Our guide Barbara was great. I would highly recommend it as a way to get a real feel for the area in half a day.

Thank driver1
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Reviewed 13 October 2011

We booked this based on other reviews on TA and pleased we did. This is the only way to get around and see the sights. Okay so I did not pedal very much having too much fun zipping around without breaking into a sweat. The canals are a hidden surprise and well worth the time. I am sure many visitors to Santa Monica do not even know they are there. A good day Barb is well informed and keeps the group at a steady safe pace. My bike skills are very limited however in no time was up and away ready to take on the world. Would recommend this trip to all.

Thank Holidayfixation
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Reviewed 9 October 2011

We had such a wonderful day! Very highly recommended for locals as well as out of town guests. We live locally in Thousand Oaks. We had never seen the Venice canals or the Marion Davies guest house. Thank you to our guide Barb, we were able to see and learn about many things we were previously unaware of. Being a tourist in our own hometown was tons of fun! We celebrated my husband Cary's 60th birthday with Pedal or Not.. We are so happy we did!

Thank LoriBlaser
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Reviewed 6 October 2011

This was a great experience, even for those from the LA area. Barb was a great tour guide. We had lots of fun and learned a lot of history. The best part was when you get tired of pedaling you simply let the bike motor take over. It was so much fun. Thanks....

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