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Jun 19, 2016
“The place doesn't exist”
Aug 28, 2014
“segway in newport doesn't exist.”
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Segway of Newport offers tours of Newport, RI on a Segway PT! Experience all Newport has to offer while gliding effortless on this electric transportation. No experience required, just a driver's license and the ability to have a great time! We are...more
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5 Lees Wharf, Newport, RI 02840-3419
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+1 866-611-9838
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Reviewed June 19, 2016

I went to 5 Lee's Wharf and there is no segway shop. So visitors be aware of this. And the phone number it looks like that doesn't work too. When you click on the website it come up different information.

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank PVBoston
Reviewed August 28, 2014

Bought our tickets through Viator. Received a confirmation email. Printed the tickets. Showed up on our day and there was no 480 Thames St. So, no Segway tour. All of the businesses around there had never seen Segways before???????? I called Boston by Segway and...More

Date of experience: August 2014
9  Thank whereami6
Reviewed July 16, 2014

I booked a Segway tour in Newport, Rhode Island on May 29 for my boyfriends birthday July 14. I received a confirmation email two days before on July 12. We arrived for our 10am reservation and no one else was there. After a few minutes...More

Date of experience: July 2014
8  Thank Jamier4
Reviewed July 13, 2014

The helpful people at the Gateway Visitor Center tell us this attraction is no longer running. The phone number still works but it's difficult to hear the voice message. Would love to take a segway tour here in Newport.

Date of experience: July 2014
6  Thank Valshouse
Reviewed October 28, 2013

My husband and I took the 2 hour Segway tour of Newport. We were the only people that signed up and essentially got a private tour which was great. Our tour guide, Chris, was wonderful. He was energetic, lots of fun and very knowledgeable. We...More

Date of experience: August 2013
5  Thank GHiggins89
Reviewed October 26, 2013

The two hour Segway adventure offered by Newport by Segway provided an excellent overview of Newport, an opportunity to see the outsides and grounds of several of the mansions, and some beautiful scenery. Chris is an excellent guide and provided some good advice on use...More

Date of experience: October 2013
Thank Don S
Reviewed October 23, 2013

My husband and I had a marvelous 2-hour Segway tour of Newport. Chris was a great guide, very knowledgeable about the city and the sights and he did a great job of shepherding our group of about 10 along the streets of Newport.

Date of experience: October 2013
Thank Kathy H
Reviewed October 15, 2013

My husband and I and 2 friends did the 1 hour Segway tour of Newport. It actually was more like 2 hours as Chris took the time to teach our friends how to ride the segway and then took us out for at least an...More

Date of experience: September 2013
Thank LBSRichmond_BC
Reviewed October 11, 2013 via mobile

Definitely worth doing. We received instruction and a guided tour of Newport by Chris. Chris way terrific as a guide and made the whole experience really fun.

Thank 582barryh
Reviewed October 10, 2013

Recently experienced Newport by Segway under the guidance of Chris. Had a great time ... he showed us all around the historic area and the shoreline... lots of fun ... thanks Chris

Date of experience: October 2013
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