Washington DC Segway Tour

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Washington DC Segway Tour
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As you cruise through the Nation's Capital, past the monuments, White House and American icons, you will receive a great orientation, informative historical and current-day information, heaps of unique and fascinating stories, fantastic photo ops and superb personal service from your guide. After a quick orientation on the Segway, you'll be on your way, zipping past history with an engaging guide there to tell you all about the sites. This Segway tour features small groups of no more than eight guests so you know you'll get the best personal service throughout your experience!
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In Brief

Location:
Washington, United States
Country:
United States
Duration:
3 hours
Operates:

Daily

Highlights:
Comprehensive tour of the city
Choice of morning or afternoon departure
All necessary equipment included
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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, Washington DC, DC 20500

Visit the outside of the most famous house in America

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Vietnam Veterans Memorial, 5 Henry Bacon Dr NW, Washington DC, DC 20242

Visit the Vietnam Memorial

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, 10th Street and Constitution Ave, Washington DC, DC 20560

Roll past the famous Smithsonian Institution

Stop At: Washington Monument, 2 15th St. NW Near 15th St. & Madison Dr. NW, Washington DC, DC 20560

Washington Monument

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Smithsonian Institution Building, 1000 Jefferson Dr SW, Washington DC, DC 20560-0008

Roll past the famous Smithsonian Institution

Pass By: National Gallery of Art, 6th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington DC, DC 20002

Roll past DC's most premier art institution: the National Gallery of Art

Pass By: National Mall, Constitution Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20565

Ride down the National Mall

Pass By: National Air and Space Museum, Independence Ave At 6th St, Washington DC, DC 20560

Roll past the famous Smithsonian Institution

Pass By: Capitol Hill, First St and East Capitil St NE, Washington DC, DC 20004

Visit Capitol Hill

Stop At: U.S. Capitol, East Capitol St NE & First St SE, Washington DC, DC 20004

Visit the outside of the Capitol Building

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: National World War II Memorial, 1750 Independence Ave. SW Near 7th St. & Independence Ave. SW, Washington DC, DC 20024

Visit the National World War II Memorial

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: City Segway Tours, 502 23rd St NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA

Start and end your tour at our office located just north of the Lincoln Memorial!

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Fat Tire Tours, 502 23rd St NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA

Start and end your tour at our office located just north of the Lincoln Memorial!

Duration: 10 minutes

Inclusions

  • Transportation by segway
  • Orientation session (30 minutes)

Exclusions

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Entry/Admission - White House
  • Entry/Admission - Washington Monument
  • Entry/Admission - U.S. Capitol

Departure Point

502 23rd St NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA

Returns To

Returns to original departure point

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Riders must have the ability to make motions such as climbing and descending stairs without assistance
  • Tours run rain or shine
  • Pregnant women will not be permitted to participate
  • The Segway is not appropriate for those weighing under 100 pounds or over 250 pounds
  • Anyone suspected of being under the influence of alcohol will not be permitted to ride
  • City Segway Tours requires everyone to complete a liability waiver (those under 18 must have an adult sign for them)
  • Changes in tour route may be necessary due to construction and security related issues
  • Minimum age is 16 years
  • Riders under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult or authorized guardian
  • Each party must also complete a damage waiver that includes leaving a credit card on file for the duration of the tour. Please have one person in your party bring a Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover to complete this waiver.
  • Wear comfortable shoes. While you're not walking, you are on your feet for three hours! Don't bring too many belongings with you. The Segways are equipped with very small bags for cameras and small purses. You may wish to wear sunscreen on sunny days, and bring rain gear and/or warm clothing for days that are looking like it might rain or will be cool.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund

Booking Information

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Cancellation Terms

This trip is fully refundable up to 96 hours prior to the commencement of your trip.

Booking Terms and Conditions

When you book this trip, you need to read and accept the terms and conditions for booking our day trips in excursions.

Scoring an average traveller rating of 5 out of 5 based on the last 24 recent reviews

Very much enjoyed this tour. Riding a segway is pretty easy, you just need to stay focused. Icing on the cake was when we were stopped by police to allow the POTUS motorcade through to thr White House
• Submitted 12 Sep 2019
Even if you're a bit nervous to ride the Segway you should do this. It was sooo much fun! A word of caution though: it does tire your feet out so don't book this thinking it will be a break from the walking. Do this first!
• Submitted 20 Aug 2019
We really enjoyed this tour. The guides gave us plenty of time to get used to the segway and then showed us the highlights of the city. The staff was excellent and we got an excellent overview of the city. Thank you!
• Submitted 05 Aug 2019
We recently visited Washington DC with our 18 year old granddaughter. I booked the Segway Tour for our first morning. It was the perfect way to get an overview of DC as well as learn the history of the sites we visited. Fun and educational, our guides were great. My husband and I are both 75+ and had no problem learning how to ride the Segway. Loved it and so did our granddaughter.
• Submitted 08 Jul 2019
I live close to DC and visit often, but had a friend coming down for a day and she wanted to get in as much as possible. This tour is a wonderful way to get a good overview of DC. The segways are an absolute blast to ride on and our guide did a wonderful job sharing local history with us and giving suggestions on where to stop on our own. I would highly recommend this tour, especially as the first thing you do in DC. It gives you a layout of the city and ideas on where to stop and spend some time. There were several places we went by that I personally want to go back and explore.
• Submitted 05 Aug 2018
A great way to see many of the memorials and learn their history.
• Submitted 25 Mar 2018
This was a brilliant experience! Our only recommendation is that in summer, put sunscreen on the top of your hands!
• Submitted 21 Jan 2018
Very nice experience for this trip. Guide explained lot of information. Thanks Rob..
• Submitted 02 Oct 2017
If you are up to riding a Segway, then this is the tour for you! Mike took our small group on a 2 hour tour of most all the important sights in DC. He was so knowledgeable about dates, events and lots of inside scoops on the city. He stopped many times to tell us about the sights. This isn't a tour for the weak or frail, I was exhausted when it was done. If you are up to the challenge, then it is totally the trip for you.
• Submitted 25 Sep 2017
very convenient to tour the city quickly and see the major buildings and take nice pics.
• Submitted 06 Sep 2017
It's a lot of fun, and yguiou get to see a lot more or the city. Our guide was a great person to have, he know a lot about the city
• Submitted 19 Aug 2017
So much fun!!!!
• Submitted 13 Aug 2017
This tour was great. It was so much fun riding on the segway. I was nervous at first but it's easy to learn. The tour guide was very knowledgeable. I would definitely recommend this tour.
• Submitted 31 Jul 2017
The Segway tour was awesome!!! the guide was knowledgable and attentive to all the riders. The instruction at the beginning was perfect, gave us both confidence from the start......
• Submitted 10 Jul 2017
Awesome way to catch the main spots of D.C. on a short stay. Our guide was fun, careful, cautious, informed, and just awesome this definitely made the tour better. Learning to ride Segway as simple and by the end of it, you'll want more Segway time.
• Submitted 30 Jun 2017
The tour was great! It's good there is training prior to the tour as we did go through traffic and around pedestrians. Our guide, Robi, was knowledgeable about the sites we visited and observant as to how we were doing during the entire trip. I would recommend this tour to anyone looking for a fun, efficient way to get an overview of the Mall.
• Submitted 28 Jun 2017
This was a fun trip. We covered a lot of distance in a short time and the guide was knowledgable and gave insight into the history of the area.
• Submitted 23 Jun 2017
What an absolutely amazing experience!!! Not only was the Segway ride a total blast, it was a great way to see all the important sites and rich history that DC has to offer without walking for hours and hours! We had an incredible tour guide who was as fun and entertaining as he was knowledgeable!!! An excellent value for the price. If you are in DC, you MUST try this tour!!!
• Submitted 30 May 2017
This was by far my favorite part of the trip. Our guide was informative and funny. The segways were a great way to get around town and see all of the monuments. I highly recommend this tour.
• Submitted 26 Apr 2017
This tour was an amazing way to see Washington D.C. at night!!! Our tour guide took his time and explained how to be safe on the segways. He also did not rush us through the sites. He gave us good information about each site and other info about museums we passed.
• Submitted 04 Apr 2017
This was a fun tour, always wanted to try Segway. Very well organised and easy going. We were not showered with facts, but learnt some interesting bits about the city and its history.
• Submitted 26 Mar 2017
The D.C. Segway tour was very convenient,we have seen other cities on a Segway,great way to see the sites , the guide on the D.C. Tour was great,very informative.
• Submitted 12 Feb 2017
Really friendly people. Will was our guide and fantastic. Highly recommend. Never ridden segways prior. After a quick lesson easy to ride. Best way to see most of the major attractions.
• Submitted 21 Oct 2016
This was a fun tour, and Viator, the booking company, and also the Segway company were great! I got there with a friend and they started teaching us to use the Segway. My friend was not able to get comfortable and aborted the tour. I still went, and thoroughly enjoyed it. And my friend was refunded half of what she paid for the trip. We both thought that was fair. I would use this company again and recommend the tour.
• Submitted 21 Oct 2016

In Brief

Location:
Washington, United States
Country:
United States
Duration:
3 hours
Operates:

Daily

Highlights:
Comprehensive tour of the city
Choice of morning or afternoon departure
All necessary equipment included