Ride through Fort Lauderdale’s downtown, residential, and beachside routes on this Segway tour in the this city that boasts spectacular sand and sea. Your friendly local guide points out the celebrity mansions, yachts and hot spots as you ride your Segway through streets lined with palm trees. Allowing plenty of stops for photo ops, your guide entertains you with stories and fun facts about Fort Lauderdale. Upgrade to a 2.5-hour tour that includes going up the 17th Street Causeway bridge to see the city and Port Everglades.
Meet your guide at the Fort Lauderdale Riverwalk and start with a Segway lesson and safety overview. Your guide shows you how to operate the Segway, an amazing machine that allows you to cover more distance than you would on a walking tour. It’s easy to learn and fun to ride. The Segway can even be a great touring option for people with limited mobility.Once you’re comfortable with your Segway, follow your experienced local guide through the historic downtown district where the Riverwalk is located. Take in the warm ocean breeze and lush tropical greenery as you cruise along winding walkways that connect a park and a collection of restaurants, bars, shops, and a movie theater. Your guide points out multimillion dollar yachts and mansions that belong to celebrities and jet-setters.The Riverwalk area is also home to important attractions such as the Broward Center for Performing Arts, the Florida Grand Opera, and the Museum of Discovery and Science. Your guide shows you the skyscrapers of Fort Lauderdale and shares fascinating stories about the city’s history and development. Pass by Old Fort Lauderdale, a group of historic buildings and a museum run by the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society. Your guide takes photos of your group along the way and gives them to you at the end of your tour. After one hour of fun on your Segway, return to your starting point and say farewell to your guide. 2.5-hour tour:Upgrade to the 2.5-hour tour and combine all of the above with a ride to the top of the 17th Street Causeway bridge. Steer your Segway up the bridge on a designated lane for pedestrians and bikes, then stop at a lookout point at the top. From here, you get a great view onto the Port Everglades, one of the world’s top three cruise ship ports, and one of the busiest ports for container shipping in the USA. Your guide shares informative commentary about the area as you take in the views of the big ships and Fort Lauderdale at large. Have more time to enjoy the fun of riding a Segway and see more on this 2.5-hour tour.Please note: there is a maximum of eight (8) passengers per tour guide; total tour duration is inclusive of a 30-minute lesson to help get you acquainted with the Segway.Please note: Ages 11-14 riders must weigh at least 70 lbs, and a waiver of liability must be signed before riding.