Guided tour

Lyon: Segway Tour Along Rhône and Saône River

4.8 / 5

84 reviews

Activity provider: Mobilboard Lyon
Guided tour

Lyon: Segway Tour Along Rhône and Saône River

Activity provider: Mobilboard Lyon
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From US$ 52.54 per person

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See the sights of Lyon on a 1.5-hour Segway tour, and benefit from a training session on your personal transporter before you journey through the streets with a guide. Follow the banks of the Rhône River and discover the downtown and Vieux Lyon district.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French
Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • Ride along the embankments of the Rhône River and Saône River
  • Discover Lyon's medieval streets and Renaissance monuments by Segway
  • Explore the grand Place Bellecour
Full description
Meet your guide in Lyon's central Presqu’île district (French for "Peninsula") and get a 15-minute briefing and training session on your Segway. Once you feel comfortable and confident on the 2-wheel personal transporter, head off to explore the streets with ease. See the sights of one of the most beautiful cities in France, starting with a ride along the banks of the Rhône River. Experience a beautiful area for pedestrians and bike riders, with gardens stretching for 5 kilometers. Then, go downtown to visit the Opera House and the famous Bartholdi Fountain. Cross to the Saône River to reach Lyon's downtown area, where landmarks include the medieval and Renaissance district of Vieux-Lyon. End with a ride through the large Place Bellecour, and admire the grandiose monuments such as the equestrian statue of Louis XIV. Along the way, your guide will talk about the history of Lyon and take photos of you on your Segway to keep as a souvenir. Benefit from the expertise and local knowledge of a guide who will tell you what to see and what to do later in the day before saying goodbye.
  • 1.5-hour Segway tour
  • 15-minute training session
  • Segway instructor as your guide
  • Helmets (provided and required)
  • Raincoats (if needed)
  • Drinks
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with vertigo
  • People over 260 lbs (118 kg)

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Meeting point

29, Quai Docteur Gailleton, 69002 Lyon.

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • The minimum age to participate in this activity is 14 years old
  • Anyone under 16 years old must be accompanied by an adult
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • The minimum weight requirement is 100 pounds (45 kilograms) and the maximum weight limit is 260 pounds (118 kilograms)
  • This tour is not suitable for pregnant women
  • This tour is not recommended for people with inner ear problems
  • Flat shoes and casual clothes are recommended
  • There are no toilet facilities at the departure point
  • Up to 30 Segway personal transporters are available. Please inquire if you would like to book a tour for more than 8 people
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 84 reviews

Review summary

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  • Transportation
  • Value for money
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Visiting the quays and the main squares with very nice comments: I learned a lot of interesting information about the city of Lyon in a fun way. And... I had a lot of fun crisscrossing the city with an attractive machine that allows you to move faster than on foot, and at the same time, to stop very easily without disturbing anyone! To discover absolutely!

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October 21, 2022

Nice activity, ingenious idea for a visit to Lyon. Cécile was very professional and very pleasant. I wouldn't hesitate to suggest it to my friends. If you need my services I worked at Air France for 30 years I took a voluntary departure plan. I take this opportunity to offer you my services if however you need someone to promote your activity I have a lot of ideas or to accompany, I could possibly make myself available. Do not hesitate to contact me at 0614167431.

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November 6, 2018

My mom and I did this tour as we did not have a lot of time to see Lyon and it was phenomenal! The guide Tatiana was so sweet and knowledge about the city and all the hot spots! Truly a different way to see the city and made it fun. Would HIGHLY recommend. We were intially worried about the safety aspect as we had never been on a Segway before, but it was easier than it looks (:

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October 26, 2018

Product ID: 94380