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Segway of Oakland

212 International Blvd, Oakland, CA
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Ranked #13 of 24 Activities in Oakland
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- Sep 28, 2013
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Oakland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

I had first hand experience watching these Segways push aside pedistrians walking around Lake Merritt and scaring the birds in the sanctuary. I also saw one of their employees cuss out a lady when she asked him not to ride on the grass. It can't be that much fun to be rude and annoying to the rest of us trying... More

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Parsippany, New Jersey
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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

This was a great way of getting use to segways! Patient and helpful tour guides carefully showed us a wide range of Oakland, CA. The guide, however, should have had a microphone and discussed more details about the area.

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Castro Valley, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

This was meant to be an adventure--something I had always wanted to try with like-minded friends. It turned out to be so much fun, I look forward to doing it again. The training involved was simpler than I expected and having time to get familiar with the Segway gave me the confidence to go out and about Oakland. Being able... More

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Oakland, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
3 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012

This team does a great job preparing everyone for the adventure. The ride took us via a back route to the estuary, scenic waterfront at Jack London Sq., Oakland's crown jewel -- beautiful Lake Merritt, downtown (and you may get a chance to see the up and coming Uptown area). You will be wide eyed and have a smile on... More

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