Guided tour

Washington DC: See the City Segway Tour

Activity provider: Capital Segway

Washington DC: See the City Segway Tour

Activity provider: Capital Segway
Likely to sell out
Likely to sell out

From US$ 65 per person

Join a guided Segway tour through Washington DC and see some of the great sights the city has to offer. Enjoy photo opportunities at more than 25 historic buildings, monuments, and memorials.

About this activity

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Duration 2.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Effortlessly glide around the highlights of the National Mall
  • Hear every word with top-of-the-line radio headsets
  • See in 2 hours what it takes all day to walk
Full description

Head off on a thrilling guided Segway tour of Washington DC and its main landmarks. Listen as your guide recounts fascinating stories about these iconic locations, as you smoothly glide along paved roads.

Before departure, receive training and get fitted for your equipment. Watch a brief video and presentation, then receive one-on-one instruction from the experienced staff. Don't be nervous! Many of the visitors are first-time riders and most people get the hang of it within a few minutes.  Once everyone is comfortable, you will do a quick soundcheck and off you go!  The first stop is the White House, just across the street from your starting point! From there, continue to explore as many of the following sites as possible: US Treasury Blair House Constitution Gardens Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool Vietnam Veterans Memorial Korean War Memorial DC War Memorial Tidal Basin WWII Memorial Washington Monument Smithsonian Museums National Gallery of Art US Capitol Canadian Embassy Newseum National Archives US Navy Memorial FBI Building

Includes
  • Access to The Treasury Building, Washington D.C.
  • Access to Blair House
  • Access to Constitution Gardens
  • Access to National Mall
  • Live tour guide
  • Transport for activity duration: Segway
  • Helmet
  • Headset to hear the guide better
    Not suitable for
    • Children under 16 years
    • Pregnant women
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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    Participants

    Date

    Meeting point

    Meet your guide at the activity provider's office; Capital Segway Tours to begin the tour. Meet inside the store on Connecticut Avenue half a block north of the White House. It is convenient to get to from the Farragut West and Farragut North Metro Station.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes

    Know before you go

    • Minimum age is 16 years per DC law
    • Not recommended for pregnant women
    • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
    • Please arrive 30 minutes early for training and equipment fitting
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.9 /5

    based on 154 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.9/5
    • Transportation
      4.9/5
    • Value for money
      4.8/5
    • Safety
      5/5

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    This is a fantastic option for a fun jaunt through DC, great value on the dollar. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable about the city and gave you individual instruction on how to operate the Segway. They were open to questions and would tailor the presentation based on what the guests were interested in. Highest recommendation.

    June 4, 2022

    Riding the Segway around the city was fun . It is easy to use and safe. I would say it took me 5 minutes to get used to it. Absolutely loved the experience. We were able to get to places that would have otherwise taken hours to get to. The guide was friendly and funny. Great way to spend 2.5 hours of your day in DC .

    May 14, 2022

    It was a lot of fun. We were nervous about learning to ride the segway, but we didnt have any issues. I wished we spent more time riding around the mall, but we did get to see a lot of DC which was great. I would definitely recommend doing this.

    October 28, 2021

    Product ID: 142146