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Segway of Charleston Day Tours

695 Coleman Blvd, GDC Furniture Building, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-4017
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Not flashy but informative and fun

Cliff gave us a lot of information. We got to see an important place that is also a neighborhood... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
J C
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Venice, Florida
Effectively a private tour

I got a much better feel for the people & history of Charleston, not just the battles that were... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
WDC_Realtor
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Washington, DC
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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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695 Coleman Blvd, GDC Furniture Building, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-4017
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cliff gave us a lot of information. We got to see an important place that is also a neighborhood. He knew many people and made us feel at home.

Thank J C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I got a much better feel for the people & history of Charleston, not just the battles that were fought. Really enjoyed the tour.

Thank WDC_Realtor
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cliff did a great job orienting the 2 newbies on our tour. The rest of us (3) were experienced riders so we got started early. This is a suburb of Charleston, not the downtown area - you get to see some amazing, historic houses and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cliff did a supurb job of orientation before our tour and exceptional historical and economical stories about the places we saw as we toured! We have loved each segway tour we have taken, and Segway of Charleston provides lessons and safety and history and economic...More

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Reviewed May 15, 2018

Except for the fact that the name of the company is deceptive, the tour itself was fun. As other reviewers have n9oted, it is a tour of pretty houses in Mount Pleasant. The guide was knowledgeable about the history of the area. One advantage of...More

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Reviewed April 30, 2018

Our tour guide was Cliff and he did an excellent job showing us how to use the segway. He gave a great tour with some great history of the village and of the state. He was very patient with my friend who could not get...More

Thank Roxie N
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

I have done segway tours in other cities before, and I'm always so impressed with the experience and the views; however, this tour was very disappointing! Instead of calling it "Segway of Charleston", it should be called "Segway of Mount Pleasant." This was basically a...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Great tour and guide. Saw part of Charleston might not otherwise have seen — Mt pleasant. Beautiful scenery beautiful homes captivating architecture and lots of history thrown in. thoroughly enjoyable and no injuries!

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Reviewed January 15, 2018

I have done a lot of segway tours and Legare was by far the best instructor I have had. Explained things really well and safety is really important. My friend and I also enjoyed his really fun narration and knowledge of architecture. Highly recommend this...More

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Reviewed November 15, 2017

Legare was an excellent instructor of the Segway and very knowledgeable of the history of the area. We did the one hour tour and saw some beautiful Mt. Pleasant homes and learned of their historical significance (and that of the area) in both the American...More

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MarylandJen
February 10, 2018|
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Response from Kdllv19 | Reviewed this property |
Although we rented a car while in Charleston, to put the address of the port (approx location) to the address of the tour in your google maps to see how far and then use uber to get there. You can also contact that tour... More
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Donna-Marie M
March 26, 2017|
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Response from Greg L | Reviewed this property |
Only Segway of Charleston can address this question about their policy. Just give them a call.
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