Golden Gate Park Segway Tour
San Francisco, California, USA
- Segway Training and Practice: Before you begin, you'll receive hands-on training and get the chance to test your skills on the coolest machine in the world.
- Golden Gate Park Eastern Section: Explore the park's top sights like Lily Pond, Conservatory of Flowers, and Japanese Tea Garden, and many more.
- Narrated Tour: Don't just see the sights, get historical context from your local guide who will provide fascinating facts about the park and what's inside.
About this San Francisco, California tour
Over 1,100 acres can be tough to traverse by foot alone.
So we don't recommend you try. Instead, climb aboard an agile Segway, where you'll quickly get acquainted with the controls and steering so that you can easily glide through Golden Gate Park, which is 20 percent larger than New York's Central Park.
You'll see the picturesque lakes where ducks and other local wildlife go to relax. At Stow Lake, check out the colorful pagoda, originally built in China and now overlooking one of the park's two waterfalls.
For a more floral type of beauty, breeze past the Rose Garden, where more than 60 different rose beds are creatively positioned to provide a gorgeous view for onlookers. The colorful roses change seasonally, and because they bloom twice a year you can even take in a dazzling show during the winter months.
This park enshrines the beauty of cultures far beyond the city itself. To ensure you learn all the most interesting bits of its history, your expert tour guide will provide helpful narration that segues (sorry, we couldn't resist) from one fascinating topic to the next.
Who would have thought that you could experience so much of the world right here in San Francisco?
Giants in San Francisco
At Golden Gate Park's Redwood Grove, you'll enjoy shade that's usually reserved for those folks a little more to the north. Redwood trees, which are the tallest living organisms on Earth, have been around almost as long as the dinosaurs: 240 million years, to be precise. Though the ones here are only about a century old, along the coast of California some Redwoods have been around for over 2,200 years.
Please meet at the paved area directly behind the Sprekels Temple of Music in the Golden Gate Park Music Concourse: 82 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive.
You will be required to take the 35-40 minute training and test ride. Please respect road signs, pedestrians, bikes and cars for a safe and enjoyable ride.
Adventure, Cultural, Scenic
Tour Participation Requirements
This experience is rated strenuous. Travelers must consider their physical fitness level and medical history when determining whether this tour is appropriate. Travelers with pre-existing neck, back, knee and/or shoulder injuries, cardiac conditions, asthma, diabetes, epilepsy, other heart or respiratory conditions or any other medical condition must take particular caution when selecting a tour categorized as "strenuous". If you have concerns, you must consult with your personal physician before engaging in any activity that may be too strenuous for you.
Suitable for travelers 12 years of age and older.
You must weigh between 100 lbs. and 250 lbs.
Special Medical Restriction
This tour is only suited to travelers in very good physical condition. It is not recommended to you if you suffer from seizures, have heart, back, neck, respiratory, or shoulder problems, recently had surgery, or are pregnant.
Full refunds issued for cancellations made 7 full days prior to the date and time of requested services. Cancellations made within the 7-day and 72-hour window will receive a 50% refund of purchase total. Purchases are non-refundable inside of 72 hours.
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