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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 jackson square learning how photo ops wonderful city great fun morning tour answered all our questions louis armstrong park take pictures a lot of fun would highly recommend this tour mississippi river great guide
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Reviewed yesterday

This was a great tour. Jack - our guide - was a wealth of information about New Orleans. Some of the roads were uneven but Jack warned us each time we needed to look out. We were the only 2 on this particular tour and...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Bonni37
Reviewed 1 week ago

I just thank Jon for the great experience of seeing Nola from this perspective. He is very knowledgeable about the city and it’s history. I have been here a number of times and this was one of the best things I have done here. He...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Darcon777
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have a great time with Rod, was very pleasant and informative. The tour is amazing and it's bring you New Orleans at it's best. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 492talp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a safety video and learning how to operate the Segways (which is really quite simple), we were off on a tour of New Orleans. This is a great way to see lots of the city. Our guide was knowledgeable and always watched out for...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 16 August 2019 via mobile

My family and I took this tour and we were by ourselves. This was amazing. Amber personalized our tour and took us past some NCIS NOLA filming locations! My hubby loved it! I was worried that someone would get hurt, but even though I was...More

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Russell H
9 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
7 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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