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Cairns Ninebot Tour, The Next Generation Segway

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    What to Expect
    This is a fun, exciting and informative tour where you will take in a variety of interesting scenes. There will be the opportunity to spot some wildlife and there are some great photo opportunities. You will be using the latest in self balancing technology “The Ninebot” which is the next generation Segway and are so EASY to ride anyone can do it.

    Water and sunblock will be provided during the registration and indemnity paperwork formalities. This tour is not suitable for children under 10 years old and weigh less than 30 kg or more than 115 kg or 255 pounds.

    Your tour will begin on the northern end of the Cairns Esplanade. There will be a 15 minute training period just to ensure everyone is comfortable and in control. During the training period you will enjoy the sweeping views from the Cairns foreshore over to Trinity Inlet to the Aboriginal community of Yarabah.

    Head north following the cycle tracks and cross the bridge to Salt Water Creek, following the creek that is lined with mangroves, the breeding grounds for prawns and mud crabs. Keep an eye out for saltwater crocodiles and jumping barramundi.

    Arrive at the beautiful Cairns Botanical Gardens and cross into the Centenary Lakes, a unique wetlands area home to many species of flora and fauna.

    The Freshwater lake is a natural freshwater lake, decorated by a patchwork of water-lilies that provide shelter for a variety of fish, turtles and frogs.

    The lake is also home to many bird species, depending on the season visitors may see magpie geese, black ducks, black-necked storks and cormorants.

    Return to the starting point on the Cairns Esplanade, the full length or the tour is about 10km and will take approximately 90 minutes.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Cairns Esplanade Fun Ship Parkland
    1h 30m
    Return Details
    Return to the same location as the start.
    • Bottled water
    • Local guide
    • Use of helmet
    • Sun Block
    • Pick up at Cairns Port only for cruise ship passengers (not Yorkeys Knob)
    • Entry/Admission - Cairns Ninebot Tours
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
    • Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival of cruise ship
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    All reviews botanic gardens great fun training session orchid house late booking cairns esplanade fun activity local plants learn how afternoon tour great afternoon highly recommend this tour thanks guys an absolute ball fantastic tour visit cairns plants and animals
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    My son and I had a blast on this tour. Definitely a great way to see the botanic gardens, we were also lucky to watch some drummers while there also. Tour guide Craig - awesome guy, down to earth, very knowledgeable. Made the tour a...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Erana M
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    This was a great experience. Wonderful training and leader. A wonderful way to see the Botanical Gardens.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Adventurer439640
    Reviewed 21 August 2019 via mobile

    Craig, you’re a legend! This was definitely the highlight of the trip. He made it so easy for us to become pro at the segways! We were a group of three and each one of us loved the tour! Highly recommend this!! It’s definitely worth...More

    Thank JeetM73
    Reviewed 17 August 2019 via mobile

    What a fantastic Segway tour this is. Well thought out route and not strenuous at all. Full training provided which will make you feel comfortable before heading off. Craig’s passion and enthusiasm for all people not just people on his tour but everyone can’t help...More

    Thank Amanda S
    Reviewed 10 August 2019 via mobile

    The only thing that would make this tour better is Carins City Council relaxing its restrictions on where Segways can go. Craig runs a great tour and the trip to the Botanical Gardens is fun. If you have never ridden a Segway, this is your...More

    Thank Terryl-55
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    20 November 2018|
    Response from Josephine N | Reviewed this property |
    Not a question I can answer. I’m not the owner sorry.
    Adi J
    18 April 2018|
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    Response from Osote | Reviewed this property |
    Check to see if they have age or height limitations.
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    • Cairns Ninebot Tours
    • Duration: 1h 30m
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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    • Languages Offered: English
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