Our favorite kind of tour! Meet your farmers, eat fresh food while seeing how your food is grown and raised. We offer these tours throughout the year, rotating with the seasons. You choose your mode of transportation: bicycle on our Agro Cycle Tour or Car on our FARMeander Weekend.
Summer AGRO CYCLE TOUR $10-$50
One day farm tour traveling anywhere from 15-50 miles via bicycle. Exploring organic and certified naturally grown farms, Georgia Food Tours’ Agro Cycle Tours explore the path your food makes from farm to table.
Summer: Sunday, July 13th, 8am-3pm near Athens, GA: only 15 miles!
The 15 mile tour is broken into sections of about 5 miles a piece between farms.
Timing: 15 Mile Ride & Farm Tours 8am-1pm, Lunch @ Sweet Olive Farm 1-3pm
- Package Deal: Cycle + Lunch: $42 pre-purchase, $50 day-of purchase.
- Lunch Ticket Only: $10/person pre-purchase/ $12 day-of.
- Children 6 yrs & under are free to all portions of the event! If you have a small child or non-cyclists in your group and would like to drive your car from farm-to-farm, this is no problem.
* Have your friends join you after the ride from 1-3pm for lunch & refreshments at Sweet Olive Farm (see address below).
Your tour route:
15 miles visiting Sweet Olive Farm, Mills Farm (home of Red Mule Grits), Full Moon Farm & Woodland Gardens in Winterville, Georgia. Click here to see the tour route with Map My Ride.
Tour begins and ends at the beautiful...
Sweet Olive Farm
855 Parkview Road, Winterville,GA .
Please park your cars on Will Chambers Road as the farm does not have public parking. Day-of registration for the farm tour is open from 7:30-8am.
Agro Cycle Tour: this is a bicycle ride tour of locally owned farms. Your ticket purchase includes tastes at each farm, a farm sourced meal at the end of the tour and expertise of our bike mechanic and SAG wagon. We also donate a portion of your ticket purchase to each farm on tour and Georgia Bikes! to help support their operations.
BYOB Event!(Bring Your Own Bike)
We offer lunch ticket prices so that your friends and family who aren't into riding their bikes or may not be available the entire day can come enjoy the delicious food & beautiful scenery of Sweet Olive Farm post-ride from 1-3pm. Invite your friends! Kids will LOVE this farm too: a rescue animal farm with alpacas, horses, pigs, goats, dogs & chickens all living harmoniously.
Please bring cash or check to purchase day-of farm tour/ lunch tickets and produce from the farmers on tour.
Georgia Food Tours is planning a farm our weekend around the wonderful farms near Madison, GA. We are still in the planning stages of this event. If you would like to learn more about FARMeander Weekend, please email us at Eat@GeorgiaFoodTours.com. FARMeander Weekend is a partnership between Georgia Food Tours and the Madison-Morgan Conservancy.