This 2-hour tour is an excellent opportunity to check out the latest transportation craze. Get on board a Segway and experience the joy of gliding along. See Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge while making your way through the North Beach neighborhood.
What to Expect
Enjoy the North Beach neighborhood of San Francisco on Segway. This 2-hour tour is an excellent opportunity to check out the latest and coolest transportation craze . Hop on board a Segway and experience the joy of gliding along across San Francisco's famous district. Explore North Beach neighborhood and gaze across the water towards Alcatraz from the Municipal Pier.
Gaze at the marvelous Golden Gate Bridge from across the water. Completed in 1937, the Golden Gate Bridge is known around the world as a symbol of San Francisco and California. Discover Ghirardelli Square and its many shops, restaurants, and treats. Domingo Ghirardelli purchased the entire city block for the Ghirardelli Chocolate Company in 1893 and in 1982 the square was added to the National Register of Historic Places.
From the coast, look across the water towards Alcatraz, the infamous prison that sits in San Francisco Bay used to house some of the country's most notorious criminals including Al Capone and the "Birdman of Alcatraz."
Watch the Turnaround Cable Cars in action. These cars are the only moving national historic landmark in the United States and here marks the end of the line for the Hyde Street Cable car. Explore the Aquatic Park Home, to a myriad of restored floating vessels including the Balclutha which was featured in the film Mutiny on the Bounty.
- Transportation by Segway
- English-speaking guide
- Orientation session
What's Not Included
- Meals and beverages
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
Know Before You Go
• For safety reasons, tours go out in groups of maximum 8 people. If you are booking for more than 8 people you will be separated into 2 groups.
• Minimum age is 12 years
• Tours run rain or shine
• Unfortunately, pregnant women will not be permitted to participate
• The Segway is not appropriate for those weighing under 100 pounds or over 250 pounds
• Anyone suspected of being under the influence of alcohol will not be permitted to ride
Insurance requires that City Segway Tours hold a $500 damage pre-authorization per party on the day of the reservation. Please bring your credit card with you for this on tour day.