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New Orleans French Quarter Segway Tour

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Discover the rich history and vibrant culture of New Orleans on this guided Segway tour. At a relaxed pace, explore the bustling French Quarter, cruise along the Mississippi River, stop by Louis Armstrong Park -- the birthplace of jazz -- and visit Jackson Square, surrounded by some of the oldest buildings in the US such as the Cabildo, where the Louisiana Purchase was signed. Your guide will teach you about the city's architecture and French and Spanish colonial past. Choose a 2-hour tour or upgrade to the 3-hour tour.
Highlights
  • Explore the French Quarter on a Segway and avoid walking 
  • Learn about New Orleans history from your guide as you ride
  • Easy-to-find meeting spot on Decatur Street in the French Quarter
  • Upgrade to extend your time and stop at Congo Square and the Tremé area
What to Expect
This New Orleans Segway tour meets on Decatur Street in the French Quarter. Once you get acquainted with your guide and small group limited to eight people, it’s time to get acquainted with your Segway. Take part in a short training session that teaches you how to use your Segway and feel confident riding it. Follow your guide around New Orleans’ French Quarter along the Mississippi River to Louis Armstrong Park and Jackson Square. Learn about the city’s unique history as you ride. If you’ve chosen to upgrade to the extended tour, you’ll also make stops at Congo Square and the Tremé neighborhood. With either tour duration, your New Orleans’ French Quarter Segway tour concludes back on Decatur Street.
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Important Information
Departure Point
214 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Guided Segway tour
  • 30-minute orientation session
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Rain ponchos available for purchase (refunded if not used)
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum weight requirement is 100 lbs (45 kg) and maximum recommended weight limit is 260 lbs (118 kg)
  • All riders must be at least 12 years of age
  • All riders under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian
  • All riders must sign a liability waiver
  • Insurance requires a per-authorization of USD $500 on a credit card. Please bring an American Express, MasterCard, Visa, Discover or cash for this deposit. It will be refunded upon completion of the tour
  • Please dress appropriately and wear comfortable, closed-toed shoes. Large backpacks and purses are not recommended
  • For safety of mother and child, pregnant women are not permitted to ride
  • Maximum of 8 travelers per departure; groups larger than 8 passengers may be split into separate departures
  • Anyone suspected of being under the influence of alcohol will not be permitted to ride
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 treme neighborhood safety video stopped several times french quarter learning how jackson square great tour photo ops wonderful city great fun highly recommend this company morning tour answered all our questions louis armstrong park take pictures a lot of fun mississippi river
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We did this tour on October 8/19. Both my father and I were a little nervous about being on a Segway for the first time, but the guides were helpful and patient in explaining the machinery. The tour guide was very well-versed in the local...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Lee H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was a lot of fun and easy to do. Quick lesson and you are off to explore the French quarter. Guide was knowledgeable about city.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It’s really a fun way to see the city and became second nature before you knew it. Eid was an excellent guide! We had a great time!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank BrianB2702
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Riding the segways was a fun way to see the city. Covered a lot of the French Quarter, plus other nearby neighborhoods. The tour guide (Rod) was outgoing and very knowledgeable, he made the tour even more fun. Appreciated the tour company not being super...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Al W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I came to New Orleans with a friend who was attending a work conference. I decided to look for a tour to attend while I had a couple of hours to myself. I’m so glad I signed up for this! This tour gave me the...More

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Russell H
8 July 2019|
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Response from B3519NQcharlesh | Reviewed this property |
The short answer is no. It looks easy and it is but it is tiring and requires constant adjustment and feel. If you have never ridden a Segway, don’t start with a boot.
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RegginLyall86
6 May 2019|
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Hi Odyssey 140621, My husband and I have ridden segways multiple times in multiple cities (including San Juan, Puerto Rico and Costa Maya, Mexico). It is the best way to see a city, because the tour guides always give a... More
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PhillipL299
16 August 2018|
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Response from jlla84 | Reviewed this property |
This is a tough one, probably best to give them a call directly...
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