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Austin Capitol Segway Tour

Highlights
  • See more of Austin on a zippy Segway tour
  • Get an in-depth look at the Texas State Capitol and Driskill Hotel
  • Bring the whole family (ages 10 and up) on a fun Segway tour
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Austin Capitol Segway Tour
From US$59.00
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Capital Pavement Tour 9:30am
Departs at 9:30am. Enjoy seeing the sites of Austin such as the State Capital, the Driskill Hotel, 6th Street, Congress Avenue and more on this 2-hour tour.
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Mid-Day Glide 12:30pm
Departs at 12:30pm. Enjoy seeing the sites of Austin on a 2-hour tour via segway. This tour covers downtown hot-spots and views of Austin's architectural marvels.
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Ride The Segway Tour 3:30pm
This is a 1 hour Segway Tour that hits many of the hot spots including the Austin Convention Center, 6th Street, The Driskill Hotel, The State Capitol Building, and 2nd Street.
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Overview
Explore Austin with ease by Segway on a guided tour that covers the highlights. See the Texas State Capitol, historic Sixth Street, South Congress Avenue, Driskill Hotel, Rainey Street Historic District, and more, with commentary from your guide throughout. Receive instruction on operating the Segway, an eco-friendly vehicle suitable for people age 10 and up. Choose from multiple departure times to fit your schedule.
What to Expect

Make your own way to a central Austin spot to meet your guide. Be sure to wear weather-appropriate clothes and flat, closed-toed shoes. Begin with training on Segway operations and a practice run, and then follow your guide around Austin’s top landmarks. Your tour includes use of all necessary equipment.

Stop first at the Driskill Hotel and take a moment to walk around the interior while hearing from the hotel staff about the ghosts that are rumored to appear there.

Head next to the Texas State Capitol where your hear about the history of Austin and have a moment to take in the impressive architecture. Continue on your ride through town, visiting South Congress Avenue, historic Sixth Street, Rainey Street Historic District, Lady Bird Lake, and more.

Your guide provides tips on places to visit on your own after the tour ends, at the departure point.

Write a ReviewReviews (28)

1 - 5 of 19 reviews

Reviewed yesterday
Such a fun time!

We had a great time on the tour. The segway orientation was good (none of us had done it before) and then we were off. Nice mix of historial and current stories as we did the tour. Would highly recommend it!

Thank Elizabeth N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Absolutely Great Time with Sam!

First off, I signed up with Gliding Revolutions because it was the only Austin segway company that answered the phone with real answers when I called. The others had an Indian answering service that indicated it would provide answers AFTER I signed up. Our tour...More

1  Thank LSUGoose
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile
Awesome experience!!

This was one of the best vacation experiences we've ever had! All 4 of us are over 60 and had never done this before so were a little nervous. Sam was great! He showed us how to operate the Segway, made sure we knew what...More

1  Thank Linda L
Reviewed 10 April 2018
Really fun and informative tour!

We had a great time today with our tour guide, Sam. He was friendly and patient, and had some great history and stories to share about Austin! We went on the tour as a family of four, and he was great with our kids as...More

1  Thank HeatherSanDiego_CA
Reviewed 6 April 2018
We love Segwaying through Austin!

We had so much fun riding Segways through Austin. Our guide was Sam, just enough history about town and tons of riding the Segway. This was the only tour company that allowed kids as young as 10 and we are so glad they did! My...More

Thank finkekaren
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11 April 2018|
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Response from Doug S | Reviewed this property |
I believe our tour lasted two hours. Saw a small glimpse of 6th Street but that was it. Mostly of the Capital, and a newly developed area of downtown. Our guide took us over Lady Bird Lake on one of the bridges (built... More
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