1.5 Hour Segway Mini Tour of Golden Gate Park. Glide through the 1,000+ acre Golden Gate Park on this fully narrated Segway tour.Guests will have a blast gliding through five beautiful miles of Golden Gate Park’s landscaped trails and roads visiting hidden sights. The tour explores the east end, including the Music Concourse, Pioneer Grove, and Stow Lake.Tour guides share tidbits and trivia about the Park’s stewards over the years, the impact of WWII on the Japanese Tea Garden, and the story of the park’s historical transformation from bleak sand dunes to today’s lush vista. Mini Tour is 1.5 hours long, including training time.
After a brief training session on your Segway, you will be off to enjoy an eco-friendly tour of San Francisco's magnificent Golden Gate Park! You will cover more distance than a typical walking tour and have the opportunity to stop for photos along the way. Your tour guide will point out local landmarks such as Stow Lake, the Conservatory of Flowers, the Lawn Bowling Courts, the California Academy of Sciences, the deYoung Museum and Shakespeare Garden. You will also learn about the history of Golden Gate Park, and how it was transformed in the 1870s from barren sand dunes into the flourishing National Historic Place it is today. Your knowledgeable guide will uncover hidden gems, such as Lily Pond, Storybook Cross, Fern Grotto, an amazing Redwood tree grove, and a pioneer log cabin. This Segway tour is the perfect way to see, learn about and photograph an urban oasis in the heart of San Francisco!