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Cairns Ninebot Tour, The Next Generation Segway

Highlights
  • 90-minute Segway tour in Cairns
  • Use the newest Segway technology — the Ninebot — on this fun and informative tour
  • Roll along bike paths and quiet streets with frequent stops for photo ops and sightseeing
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Cairns Ninebot Tour, The Next Generation Segway
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Overview
See the sights of Cairns during a 90-minute motorized tour that uses the Ninebot, the newest generation of Segway. Start with a Ninebot orientation from your expert guide, then head off along the Cairns Esplanade to begin your tour. Cruise over to Trinity Inlet and the Aboriginal community of Yarabah, followed by the Cairns Botanical Gardens and Centenary Lakes. Look for wildlife as you pass a salt water creek, mangrove swamps and wetlands, learning about local plants, animals and history along the way.
What to Expect
This is a fun, exciting and informative tour where you will take in a variety of interesting scenes. There will be the opportunity to spot some wildlife and there are some great photo opportunities. You will be using the latest in self balancing technology “The Ninebot” which is the next generation Segway and are so EASY to ride anyone can do it.

Water and sunblock will be provided during the registration and indemnity paperwork formalities. This tour is not suitable for children under 10 years old and weigh less than 30 kg or more than 115 kg or 255 pounds.

Your tour will begin on the northern end of the Cairns Esplanade. There will be a 15 minute training period just to ensure everyone is comfortable and in control. During the training period you will enjoy the sweeping views from the Cairns foreshore over to Trinity Inlet to the Aboriginal community of Yarabah.

Head north following the cycle tracks and cross the bridge to Salt Water Creek, following the creek that is lined with mangroves, the breeding grounds for prawns and mud crabs. Keep an eye out for saltwater crocodiles and jumping barramundi.

Arrive at the beautiful Cairns Botanical Gardens and cross into the Centenary Lakes, a unique wetlands area home to many species of flora and fauna.

The Freshwater lake is a natural freshwater lake, decorated by a patchwork of water-lilies that provide shelter for a variety of fish, turtles and frogs.

The lake is also home to many bird species, depending on the season visitors may see magpie geese, black ducks, black-necked storks and cormorants.

Return to the starting point on the Cairns Esplanade, the full length or the tour is about 10km and will take approximately 90 minutes.
Reviews (144)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Good but would have been better to see more of Cairns

The guide was friendly and instructions were easy. Botanic Gardens was good and the Chinese gardens but I would have liked to see more of Cairns and possibly a croc as well. If it wasn't for the kind of bad weather, then I would have...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Carmen W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile
What a grear way to explore the Botanical Garden

I and my husband had a great time. I thought i would have trouble riding the segway but it was so simple. The ride was fun, the weathet was beautiful, botanical garden was goegeous and peaceful, our guide, Craig was amazing. All in all, it...More

Thank Quinn T
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile
Wheely good tour

Amazing morning spent on the ninebot tour. Had a cracking time and a good laugh. Really easy to pick up and good fun to ride, with a great tour of the botanical gardens thrown in for good measure. A true highlight of our trip to...More

Thank glowa1985
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile
Good way to see the Botanical gardens

We were only in Cairns for an afternoon so this was a great way to quickly see some of the sights and the Botanical Gardens. The Segeays were fun and easy to ride (don't worry you won't have issues). Craig was a great guide and...More

Thank AussieGuy75
Reviewed October 25, 2018
Incredible and excellent tour

Given that riding segways is excellent fun and Cairns is a beautiful place this was an absolute must do. Our guide was friendly and had loads of interesting things to tell us. We were a tour of four and we zipped along on the segways...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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maggiedamian, Owner at Cairns Ninebot Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2018

Thanks for your kind review Richard, we are glad you had a great time zipping around on the segways. Kind regards. Craig

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Adi J
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Check to see if they have age or height limitations.
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