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Catalina Segways

Address: 128 Sumner Avenue, Golf Gardens Plaza, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
Phone Number: 310-510-9665
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Ranked #17 of 60 Activities in Avalon
Owner description: Daily guided tours in and around the environs of Avalon that include the history of Santa Catalina...
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Owner description: Daily guided tours in and around the environs of Avalon that include the history of Santa Catalina Island and the town of Avalon. An exciting, memorable, outdoor excursion for those adventurous enough to try something new.An effortless, safe, fun way to explore a unique environment with enthusiastic, friendly, entertaining guides. Catalina Segways is the Island Of Romance's exclusive Segway experience.

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Corona, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I've always wanted to try riding a Segway, but I've always been a little hesitant. I'm 64 and my wife is 65. We're in good shape, but I imagined not being able to really control the Segway and holding the group back, or making a fool of myself by being out of control. Then we went to Catalina with my... More 

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McDonough, Georgia
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173 reviews 173 reviews
42 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Pablo, our tour guide spent time showing us how to operate the segways. We had never been on a segway so he showed a wonderful sense of humor and an amazing amount of patience while we learned how to operate the machine. We took a nice tour of the harbor and then proceeded up into the canyon to look around.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

So cool! This was the first time anyone in my family had been on a segway. Normally we can't agree on anything, but we all had a fantastic time on the Avalon tour! Operating he segway was actually much easier than you would think, almost like it's reading your mind. The guide was a bit rude but I would still... More 

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Las Vegas
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

This was our first Segway tour anywhere. The guide was helpful, knowledgeable, and had a good personality. We did the 1 1/2 hour hill tour that takes you out and above the town. You get to see some very nice houses, the Eco Zip Line, look down on Descanso Beach and the Casino, and then back into town. It was... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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51 reviews 51 reviews
8 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

Loved the Segway experience. We rented for a couple of hours and took the tour up to the Wrigley Memorial with a few stops along the way at other sites of interest. After first giving us a lesson on using the Segways, our guide took us on a fun filled ride up to the Wrigley Memorial. Our guide was very... More 

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Indio, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

We took the tour as part of package deal and off season it was only my wife and I which made it even more fun. Never having been on a Segway before didn't matter, the staff took the time to make sure we were comfortable on the machines before hitting the road. Once on the road our guide Dan made... More 

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Spruce Grove, Canada
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68 reviews 68 reviews
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57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

I have taken Segway tours in other cities and have always really enjoyed them. This tour, the guide was very informative but the sites were a bit boring. Should have taken us to more sites.

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San Juan Capistrano, California, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

Grandma, grandpa, grandson and friend (12, 13) took the 1.5 hour tour. It was not so much about the sights, but riding the segways. A lot of fun and easy. The kids only talked about going back again.

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Miami, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Was so excited when i read there was an Extreme Offroad Segway tour and we were not disappointed. It was just the two of us and the tour was lead by the owner Joe. He gave us a personnel history tour of the island and more importantly led us down some fun trails. I have ridden on a segway multiple... More 

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South Lake Tahoe, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

This was a bucket list item for us and it did not disappoint. After a few minutes of practice it was super easy and was even more fun than it looks. We drove up past the golf course to the botanical gardens then went off-road heading back towards the beach. The views are incredible, the scent of sage was great... More 

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