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Segway of Charleston Day Tours

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Address: 695 Coleman Boulevard, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
Phone Number: 843-730-3464
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8:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Segway of Charleston Offers Guided Historic/Scenic Tours and Half and...

Segway of Charleston Offers Guided Historic/Scenic Tours and Half and Full Day Rentals. One hour and two hour tours available at 9:30am, 12:30pm and 3:30pm Monday through Sunday. A Segway PT (Personal Transporter) is a self-balancing, two-wheeled vehicle that is a fun, easy, eco-friendly way to tour and travel Charleston. Segway of Charleston offers tours from its location on Coleman Boulevard. These tours highlight the rich history and inherent beauty of Charleston.The Patriots Point Tour glides along smooth sidewalks, nature trails, piers and grass. The tour includes scenic destinations such as USS Yorktown, Ravenel Bridge, Charleston Harbor, Downtown Battery and a two-mile nature path that leads to a lookout dock offering scenes of Fort Sumter and Charleston's skyline.The Old Village Tour, a one-hour excursion through seven stops, includes historic homes, churches and a Masonic lodge, as well as Revolutionary and Civil War landmarks. Riders will enjoy countless picturesque locations and vistas of the Charleston Harbor. The one-hour Pitt Street Bridge Tour presents tour-goers six charming stops and an abundance of unique sites. A brief history of the Old Village starts the tour before proceeding to Alhambra Hall, overlooking Charleston Harbor, and the breezes of Cove Inlet and Pitt Street Bridge. The final tour combines the Old Village and Pitt Street Bridge Tours,and is two hours in length. Riding on an electric vehicle is a quiet, fun, unique way to quickly cover a lot of ground and take in both the scenic and historic. Come enjoy the glide!! Directions: 695 Coleman Blvd. Turn into GDC Home Furniture and go around the very back of the building to a big gravel parking lot and you will see another building attached which is our office. Please call to schedule tours.

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Fantastic! A must even for locals!

It's been almost 30 years since I have visited Charleston and if I had this tour before I would have never moved away. Lagare' made the Segway training easy, understandable and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
William S
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Tucson, Arizona
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108 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Legare was our tour guide which includes a thorough training session prior. Of our 3 different Segway experiences, his training was the best, as it gave options for situations & their particular advantages. He asked immediately if we enjoyed history, we said YES. He is a long term local (generations) & an architect by training, so his point of view... More 

Thank jeans163
Smithfield, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Legare Porcher was full of a lot of knowledge, but way too much talking and not enough of a tour of the city. I've done other segway tours and for the money it was way over priced for the amount of sightseeing that was given.

Thank DarlaLippe
Tac R, Owner at Segway of Charleston Day Tours, responded to this review

I'm so sorry you had a bad experience. You are one of the very few out of my house da of customers and I truly apologize. Making sure our customers have a good time and enjoy our tour means everything to me. I truly apologize and happy to reimburse you. Please contact me directly to do so. More 

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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

It's been almost 30 years since I have visited Charleston and if I had this tour before I would have never moved away. Lagare' made the Segway training easy, understandable and fun. Don't hesitate for a moment that you won't be able to use a Segway because it's so simple and fun! The tour was fascinating and he really knows... More 

Thank William S
New York City, New York
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36 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

We decided to book this tour last-minute. We called at lunchtime for that afternoon and were told that although the afternoon tour was available the radar showed rain, so we booked for the next morning. When we called there wasn't a cloud in the sky, but by the time 4:00 rolled around it had begun to pour. We were the... More 

Thank Adam F
Johnson City, Tennessee
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25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Great way to spend a morning! Awesome guide, Legare Porcher, patient and very knowledgeable about the local history! 30 minutes of lessons and then off we segwayed through Old town Mt. Pleasant for an hour and a half. Flat, easily navigable terrain. Ages 76 and 66, and we had no problems at all.

Thank TNFoodfan
Louisville, Kentucky
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

My husband, 15 year old son, and I spent one full day in Charleston and wanted to see as much as we could in that time. One of the things on our list was this segway tour. It was kind of an afterthought ... something we tacked onto the very end of our day, and let me say we were... More 

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

We were first time Segway riders and it was SO much fun! The guide was very informative on the usage of the Segway, alleviating any doubt as a first timer. The tour guide was extremely knowledgeable as his personal family has been in the area since the 16th century. It is clear he is passionate about the city and loves... More 

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Peachtree City, Georgia
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77 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

This was my second time doing a segway tour, but first in Charleston, SC. I was a little hesitant at first since the tour isn't downtown. However, the tour of Old Town was absolutely wonderful and I'm SO glad we decided to book it! Old Town is a quaint little town and we even went back by car after the... More 

Thank Natalie B
Fenton, Michigan
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

One of the greatest Segway tours I have experience do. Tac was a fantastic host/guide and provided the history of the area and took us to local places we would never have discovered on our own. If you are going to the Charleston area... The Segway tour is a must!

Thank Michael S
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

What a fun trip! We took the two hour tour. Our guide was knowledgable and a il if fun. If you are looking for a fun way to learn some history definitely book this tour!

Thank Buzz48

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