One of the best ways to discover and enjoy a city is by bicycle or scooter
. Both scooters and bikes are great not only to cruise around the city but also to exercise and enjoy a healthy lifestyle. If you are staying in a South Beach hotel
or South Beach vacation rental
, bicycles are ideal to go to the beach, stores, restaurants, or just to take a ride on Lincoln Road or Ocean Drive. Another advantage of riding a bike or scooter in Miami is the traffic, you can easily avoid traffic and save time and hassle.
For those who are more adventurous the Oleta River State Recreational Park
in North Miami offers a great experience with tracks designed for mountain bikers. The park opens its door at 10 a.m. everyday and the admission fee is $3.00 per person or $5.00 per vehicle. You will find single tracks, tight turns, slick roots, thick mood and deep sand, and trails designed to go up and down an elevation of up to 5 feet.Key Biscayne
is a perfect place to do biking in Miami, with the Rickenbacker Causeway
, one of the only incline bike able roads in Miami; you will have beautiful views of Downtown Miami and waterways. You can bike along Key Biscayne beaches and parks road enjoying the beautiful environment. You can rent a bike in Key Biscayne for $5.00 an hour or $15.00 for 24 hours. When you finish this route, you might want to go out of the bike and rent a Miami boat
to fully enjoy our waters.
For a nature and non-traffic ride head out to Shark Valley
in the Everglades National Park
, with one of the most beautiful scenic bicycle trails in South Florida.
South Beach cement promenade offers a more pleasant ride for bikers who want to enjoy the atmosphere and the charming of this place. There are several places in South Beach
where you can rent a bike; prices usually go around $8.00 per hour and $20.00 per 24 hour.
Another great place to bike is the paved paths of Coral Gables
and Coconut Grove
where old trees and huge homes decorate the roads.
If you like to stop to get a drink while you are biking, do not forget to take a lock with you; that would make your ride safe and hassle free.
No doubt there is not better way to enjoy and discover Miami than this!
We have listed a few scooters, moped, and bike rentals companies where you will find good quality rentals at affordable prices to discover our beautiful city.