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Electric Tour Company Segway Tours

757 Beach Street - Rear Parking Lot, San Francisco, CA 94109 (Russian Hill)
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Ranked #7 of 325 Activities in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Segway Tours, Sightseeing Tours
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Owner description: The original San Francisco Segway and Electric Bike Tour company. Come glide through San Francisco with us. Segways are easy to learn and fun to ride. We offer 2.5 hour fully guided and narrated Segway tours of the waterfront, North Beach, Chinatown and Golden Gate Park.Chose from 4 fun routes with frequent daily and evening departures. We have 2 convenient locations: Fisherman's Wharf and Golden Gate Park.Our tours are fun and informative. Read our reviews - we love having fiun snd so do our guests. We offer entertaining and thourough Segway rider training before you depart to explore and learn about the city We gurantee a personal experience with our small groups of 9 or less guests per tour guide.( 8 or less in the Park) Not only are the segways fun to ride you will enjoy hearing stories, history and itales of the city. Each rider is issued a small radio receiver with a earbud so the tour narration can be heard as you glide from one scenic location to another. We want you to be safe and visible as we travel along many bike lanes so everybody gets (and some dislike) our highly visible and reflective vests. Warm jackets, fuzzy gloves and rain gear are alll available at no charge if the fog, wind or rain makes an appearance.All Segway guests must be age 12 and older plus over 100 lbs. (45kg) Eletric Bike tours ages 16 and up. No pregnant guests .Choose from these tours: Wharf and Waterfront Segway Adventure, Night Segway tour of Chinatown, Little Italy and Waterfront or the official Golden Gate Park Segway Tour. For riders that have been on segway tour before we offer a Hills of San Francisco advanced rider tour that includes the crookedest street and Telegraph Hill.All Segway tours are $ 70.00 per person and advanced reservations are encouraged.
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San Francisco, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

This was my first time on a segway and it was an absolute blast! Papa Duck (our tour guide) truly made it one of the best guided tours (of any kind) with his inside knowledge of the area, and willingness to let us cruise around and be goofy (because you on a segway) when appropriate and safe of course. This... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

We had so much fun with this segway tour. Poppa Duck took good care of us, and showed us the city in a different light. The tour was informative and exhilarating. Thanks guys!

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

I was visiting San Fransisco on a solo trip for a short while and stumbled upon the Electric Tour Co. while wandering around the Fisherman's Wharf district. Before the tour, I had never been on a Segway before, so I was excited to see what it would be like. After watching a short and very informative safety video, Carlos showed... More

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Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

My family and I have been to San Francisco numerous times before in the past, however it was never as FUN and AMAZING as it was this time around with Electric Segway Tours!! Chelsea was our point of contact as she was the one who made our reservations. She was witty, sweet, courteous and a very nice person to talk... More

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Delran, New Jersey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

We did the wharf tour and got to ride segways on the street! Sounds scary but was really fun. We got to see so much more than we could by just walking around. Our tour guide, (Devon?) was great and explained everything, was pretty funny and gave us lots of suggestions on where to eat and what to do while... More

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Bristol, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

My wife approached this experience with some trepidation, but in the end gained sufficient confidence to admit that she enjoyed the experience. Congratulations to our guide Kelly, who gave her the confidencce and encouragement to persevere. Our only tip to newcomers to this experience is that whilst you are advised to keep an upright posture and use your "centre of... More

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Perth, Australia
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7 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

Golden Gate Park is so big that the only way to see it is on a segway. Our tour guide was Kelly and the tour began with 30 minutes of training followed by a 2 hour tour. It was a great way to see the park and get some fresh air. The tour was 7 miles long and covered the... More

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Oak Park, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

If you're looking for a fun way to get around and see the highlights of the city I would highly recommend the Segway Tour. If you have been on a segway tour before definitely do the Advance Hills tour. We went many segway tours before in different cities and this one takes the cake for best tours. We covered so... More

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Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

This is a must-do activity. Not renting any bike......electric or nothing! San Fran has a lot of hills, trust me, you will think of this review as you zip by those sweating uphill! Great tour, so much to see! Keep riding til your battery runs low (which didn't happen and we were the last to return when the tour was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

We had the advanced tour which was fantastic! The only downside is that I cannot think of any other Segway tour I can take that would top this. It is the best way to see a city in my opinion, and doing the advanced tour in SF is just the best you can do. Our guide (Devon?) was very professional... More

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