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Address: 30 N Interstate 35, Austin, TX 78701-4326
Phone Number: +1 512-495-9250
08:00 - 21:00
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We provide Segway tours of Austin with a focus on fun! Our highly sought...

We provide Segway tours of Austin with a focus on fun! Our highly sought after historical guided tours are conducted with Segways after you are comfortable. Each tours begin with a group orientation followed by one-on-one hands on training with the Segway.

We were the first Segway tour company to set up shop in Austin back in 2004 and remain the only local Segway tour with a single market focus. Our desire is to conduct safe yet educational experiences for every group no matter how big or small. Our local Austin guides average 5 years experience and truly enjoy showing guests around the city on the Segways.

We may not be the least expensive yet our customers seem to think a tour with us is worth the money! Come experience a memorable tour for yourself!

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Segway tour

The 4 for us (youthful 60's) decided to try out the Segway tour while visiting Austin. Two of us had never been to Austin and it was a fabulous way to get a feel for the downtown... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Richmond, Virginia
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Fenton, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first Segway experience and we really enjoyed it! After about 15 minutes of instruction and practice on the Segway, we were on our way. Our guide, Juan was very knowledgeable. He stopped and pointed out interesting sites and facts about Austin. We had a few minutes at the Driscoll and the Capital to walk around on our... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The 4 for us (youthful 60's) decided to try out the Segway tour while visiting Austin. Two of us had never been to Austin and it was a fabulous way to get a feel for the downtown and capital area. The sidewalks and roadways were very Segway friendly. Our guide, Hugo, did a great job telling us about the area... More 

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Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Highly recommended. Juan, our guide did a great job of teaching us how to ride a Segway (it's easy). He was very knowledgeable and did a terrific job throughout the tour. We had a great time and would do it again!

1 Thank Chris R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Juan was an awesome tour guide! I would recommend this company to friends and family visiting Austin. I liked that there weren't a bunch of people on the tour just 6 of us.

2 Thank Jessica R
Humble, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

We had been looking for a segway tour and after doing a little research - found this one. They advertise kids as young as 10 can drive a segway - so having an almost teenager - we signed up. Our tour guide was Hugo. He taught all of us (no one had done a segway before) to safely move around... More 

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

Reserved same day by phone for 3:30 tour . Juan was our Tour guide / Trainer and he was great - He got us up to speed quickly and surprisingly, its is much easier to maneuver than I thought. It was so much fun . The Tour was all around town with some stops and photo opportunities at Driscoll Hotel,... More 

1 Thank PeteT088
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We did the 3:30 tour leaving the Austin Visitor Center. Parking was free on Sat and convenient around the corner, just as their website indicated. Our tour guide trained a novice (me) to successfully use a Segway. My son loved it because it wasn't an educational tour, but a fun way to see Austin. Earlier in the day we toured... More 

1 Thank Claire S
Yekaterinburg, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Everything was great! Would recommend to everyone! The best way to get to know Austin. I'be been on different segway tours in different cities and this one is the best so far.

3 Thank Dmitri S
Portlaoise, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

As a person who is terrified of skating and can barely manage a bicycle, when I heard that I was booked in to a two and half hour segway tour of Austin I nearly had a heart attack! I was visiting from Ireland and as the rest of my family were looking forward to it I felt I couldn't spoil... More 

3 Thank Orlagh c
Fairview, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

Just got back from Austin and toured the city with Austin Segway Tours by Gliding Revolution on Sunday, April 3. Shay is great. His staff is very informative and helpful. I was with a rather large group, all first time on a segway. Never once did Shay or anyone on his staff makes us uncomfortable. They went out of there... More 

1 Thank Miatamama123

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