Combine the fun of touring San Francisco by Segway with the personal touch of having a private guide attentive to your group’s interests and skills. This itinerary features Golden Gate Park and great views of the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz. You’ll be able to cover more ground than walking and enjoy the fun of the Segway personal transporter for a once-in-a-lifetime experience while touring San Francisco!A minimum of 2 people per booking is required.
Riding a Segway is intuitive, like bike-riding, but it takes a moment to learn how to operate it. You'll have 35-45 minutes of Segway training before beginning your tour, so that you become comfortable riding the most innovative transportation of the millennium. You will practice until your group feels familiar with the Segway, then be ready to tour San Francisco! • Personal tour guide for your party. • One-on-one training. • Explore and learn about hidden parts of Golden Gate Park. • 3 hour experience that includes extra riding time. • Tour at your own pace with more time for stops and photos.You Will See and Learn About: • The seven mile (11.2 km) tour route explores the eastern section of the 1017 acre (411 ha) park on winding trails and bike routes. • The transformation starting in the 1870’s of a bleak sand dune area in into the lush park you see today. • The Music Concourse and Temple of Music • The California Academy of Sciences and the deYoung Museum • The Japanese Tea Garden and the California Midwinter International Exposition of 1894 • William Hammond Hill and John McLaren’s vision for the park • The Conservatory of Flowers • Hidden sights including the Lily Pond, Prayerbook Cross and Fern Grotto • The historic Carousel and Sharon Art Studio • San Francisco Botanical Gardens • The Lawn Bowling Courts • The National Aids Memorial • Shakespeare Garden • Stow Lake and Strawberry Hill • The Rose, Rhododendron and Dahlia gardens • An amazing Redwood grove, Pioneer log cabin and many other hidden gems!