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Admire top San Diego attractions on this narrated morning or afternoon Segway tour that includes instruction and is perfect for beginners! See the historic Gaslamp Quarter, Balboa Park, Petco Park and the 'USS San Diego' Memorial, stopping for photos along the way. Follow your knowledgeable guide as you learn about the city's history and major landmarks. Touring the city by Segway is a novel, memorable way to cover lots of territory in a short span of time.
  • See San Diego’s top sights on a Segway tour
  • Cover more distance than a walking tour but with the same flexibility
  • Guide’s live narration offers perspective on San Diego history
  • Visit the waterfront, Gaslamp quarter, Balboa Park, and more
What to Expect
Meet your guide in San Diego’s centrally located Gaslamp Quarter and practice scooting around on a self-balancing Segway before hitting the streets. Soak up the ambience of trendy restaurants and clubs housed in Victorian-era buildings as you travel, and then continue on to Chinatown and past Petco Park, home of the San Diego Padres. You guide helps to keep your energy up with provided snacks and makes sure you capture the memories with stops for photos along the way. Take in scenic harbor views as you roll along Navy Pier, Seaport Village, and past anchored ships like the Star of India and USS Midway. Head inland to Balboa Park, a beautifully landscaped cultural hub where you’ll see a handful of museums, plus working artists’ studios at Spanish Village. Smell the fragrant blooms at a botanic garden before scooting back to the starting point downtown.
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Departure Point
Another Side Of San Diego Tours, 300 G St, San Diego, CA 92101, USA
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Narration by professional guide
  • 30-minute Segway orientation
  • Use of Segway and safety equipment (helmet)
  • Snacks and beverages
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Minimum age is 12 years. Riders 8 to 15 years must have a parent present to both sign a waiver and accompany them on the tour
  • Riders 16 to 17 years must have a parent present to sign a waiver but are allowed to ride without parent accompaniment
  • Minimum weight is 40 lbs (18 kg); maximum is 250 lbs (113 kg)
  • Pregnant woman are not allowed to participate
  • While this tour is not physically demanding, you must have a decent level of fitness and be able to climb stairs without assistance to participate
  • Tours operate rain or shine
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Lyft & Uber: We are listed on the ride share apps as 'Another Side Of San Diego Tours'. Ride-shares are the preferred and best way for our guests to come to us.
  • Parking Option 1: The LAZ Parking lot is located at 8th Ave. and G Street. The address is: 665 8th Ave San Diego, CA 92101
  • Parking Option 2: The Park-It-On-Market lot is located at 7th Ave. and Market Street. The address is: 614 Market St. San Diego, CA 92101
  • Parking Option 3: The next closest all day lot is at the corner of 2nd Ave. and Island. The lot is directly across from 100 Harbor Club Dr. San Diego, CA 92101 **Not available from 7/1 thru 7/31 due to Comic Con***
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family absolutely loves Segways tours and we do them often during our travels. We went on two tours from this company one on the beach and another around the Gaslamp district where you got to see a bit of balboa park as well. We...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Kaitlynraetravel
Reviewed 2 September 2019 via mobile

This is one of the best times I have ever had on a tour! Jeff was patient (we're in our late 60's) , funny, interesting (lots of local history) and fun! If you're afraid to try a segway tour, get past it! It's intuitive and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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anothersidetours, Owner at Another Side Of San Diego Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2019

Dear Julie, Thanks for leaving us such a wonderful review and sharing your experience with the world of travelers here on TripAdvisor. We are thrilled that you loved your experience and our entire staff will definitely be happy to read what you wrote about your...More

Reviewed 25 July 2019

Drew was an excellent guide! Our kids enjoyed this tour more than anything else they did on this vacation. They are boys aged 18 and 15. All four of us had a lot of fun!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Paul A
anothersidetours, Owner at Another Side Of San Diego Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2019

Thank you for the review! We're glad the family enjoyed themselves with Drew, hope to see you in the future!

Reviewed 30 June 2019 via mobile

Excellent service and very friendly tour guides who knew a lot about the city. We had a group of 28 and they accommodated us! Very easy to work with as well. Highly recommend.More

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anothersidetours, Owner at Another Side Of San Diego Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2019

Thank you so much for this wonderful review. We love that your team was able to book us on such short notice and that everyone enjoyed the tour so much. Thank you also for all your kind words about our guides! They love hosting our...More

Reviewed 25 June 2019

I had a rough start to my trip with several tours being canceled due to low booking numbers. So, I was really glad this one didn't get cancelled. What was even more unexpected was that I was the only one on the tour. I arrived...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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anothersidetours, Owner at Another Side Of San Diego Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2019

Thank you for the wonderful review! We're so happy that you booked with us and that you got to see everything that you wanted to see and more. The Segways really do cover so much ground! on a side note, we have never cancelled a...More

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14 November 2018|
Response from Dreamer11072205877 |
Can Children under 12 do this tour. They all way over 40lbs. What level of skill is needed . ( They all ride two wheeler bikes) Can senior do this?
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