New Orleans Segway Experience Tour

Hit the Highlights of New Orleans on our Segway Experience Tour

Interested in our New Orleans Day Segway Tour but short on time? Our Segway Experience Tour is perfect for seeing all the highlights of New Orleans in just two hours! This option provides a fantastic overview of the city and a fun introduction to riding around on a Segway! Cruise effortlessly between highlights including the Mighty Mississippi River, Louis Armstrong Park, Bourbon Street and much more! Your tour begins with a thorough orientation to your Segway to ensure everyone is comfortable and confident before we take to the streets, so this tour is great for veterans and Segway rookies alike!  Our group sizes are limited to ensure a safe and personal experience for all.

You'll glide through famous neighborhoods like the French Quarter (including Bourbon Street!) while your expert local tour guide entertains you with stories and the history of our beloved city. Covering just about everything from its incredibly history, our unique architecture, how it came to be the birthplace of jazz, and of course - our legendary local cuisine! Join us for a wonderful and fun orientation to the Big Easy!

 

Tour Highlights

  • The French Quarter
  • Mississippi River
  • Louis Armstrong Park
  • Jackson Square
  • Bourbon Street
  • The Old U.S. Mint
  • Congo Square
    • Live Guide
    • Segway
    • Helmet
  • Adults €65.00
  • This tour meets at our office, located at 214 Decatur Street, New Orleans, LA 70130. Our office is located in the French Quarter directly across from the House of Blues.

  • English
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    • Each of our tours begins with a 30-minute orientation session. We will practice on the Segways so that everyone feels comfortable and ready to go out and conquer New Orleans.
    • All participants must be at least 12 years old. Minors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult on tour. Unfortunately anyone under the age of 12 will not be permitted to participate. All participants must weigh at least 100 pounds and not in excess of 260 pounds.
    • Due to the risk to both child and mother, pregnant women are not permitted to participate on our Segway tours.
    • Fat Tire Tours has a strict policy against alcohol consumption and Segway operation. Alcohol is forbidden on all Segway tours and any client suspected of drinking before or during a Segway tour will immediately forfeit their tour and no refund will be given.

FAQ

  • Expand/Collapse Where is the meeting point?

    All Segway tours begin at our office, located at 214 Decatur Street, New Orleans, LA 70130. Our office is located in the French Quarter directly across from the House of Blues.

  • Expand/Collapse Are reservations required?

    Yes, reservations are required for every tour we offer. All walk-up customers will be accommodated in the best possible manner based on guide and Segway availability.

  • Expand/Collapse What is your cancellation policy?

    We are happy to offer full refunds for our Segway tours if the reservation is cancelled more than 72 hours (3 days) before the scheduled tour.  We do not offer refunds for any reason once we are within the 72 hours of the scheduled tour.

  • Expand/Collapse Is this tour appropriate for children?

    All participants must be at least 12 years old and at least 100lbs. Minors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult on tour. Unfortunately anyone under the age of 12 or 100lbs will not be permitted to participate.

  • Expand/Collapse Is there an age or weight limit?

    For your riding safety, guests must be at least 12 years of age and weigh at least 100 pounds and not in excess of 260 pounds.

  • Expand/Collapse If I am pregnant can I join the tour?

    Unfortunately, due to the risk to both child and mother, pregnant women are not allowed to participate on our Segway Tours.

  • Expand/Collapse How big will my group be?

    Our Segway tours operate in groups of 8.

  • Expand/Collapse What if my party is more than 8 people?

    If the party is larger than 8 the group will be split up for safety reasons.

     

  • Expand/Collapse What time do I need to arrive at the meeting point?

    Your tour will start promptly at the scheduled time, therefore please arrive 15 minutes prior to tour departure time in order to complete the necessary paperwork.

    Please be aware that we have multiple tours departing throughout the day, therefore if you arrive more than 30 minutes early we may still be working with other guests and not quite ready to welcome you properly.

    Each member of your party will be required to complete and sign a liability waiver form. Minors under the age of 18 will need a parent or guardian to complete their paperwork.

  • Expand/Collapse Do I need to put down a damage deposit?

    No, we do not take a damage deposit. We do keep a credit card on file, should any damage occur while you are on tour. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to our Customer Support team!

  • Expand/Collapse Is this tour offered in any other languages?

    All of our tours are offered in English only at this time.

  • Expand/Collapse I've never ridden a Segway before, will I be able to pick it up quickly?

    Your safety is always our highest priority and many guests have never ridden a Segway before coming on tour with us. So, we begin each tour with a very thorough orientation to the Segway and its use before going out to enjoy the city!

  • Expand/Collapse Do we go inside the museums and monuments?

    We do not enter the museums and monuments on tour, though we do stop occasionally to explore areas on foot that we can’t explore on the Segway, such as Jackson Square. Other museums and monuments will be pointed out to you on tour and your guide will be able to provide you directions to these if you wanted to explore them after your tour.

  • Expand/Collapse Am I allowed to take pictures during the tour?

    Absolutely! However, we do recommend that you ask your guide to take your pictures so you can focus on riding and balancing on your Segway.

  • Expand/Collapse Can I rent a Segway without a guide?

    Unfortunately we do not rent our Segways out to individuals without a guide.

     

  • Expand/Collapse What is your weather policy?

    Our tours operate rain or shine. We have ponchos available in our office for use should unexpected rain develop.

  • Expand/Collapse Do we ride on the streets or on the sidewalks?

    Segways are only allowed on the streets and ride alongside traffic just as bicyclists do. Our guides are very experienced guiding groups safely through the streets and there is plenty of room for both Segway and other vehicles.

  • Expand/Collapse Am I required to wear a helmet?

    Yes.

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