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Florence Segway Tour

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Highlights

  • Discover Florence on the coolest ride of the 21st Century
  • Start with a 30 minute orientation which will teach you all you need to know about maneuvering a Segway
  • Continue to discover many of the magical landmarks of Florence
  • Tour is led by an English speaking guide
  • Recommended by users of Trip Advisor – One of the top-rated things to do in Florence

Overview

Gliding effortlessly through the timeless streets of Florence on the coolest ride of the 21st century, a segway. This two wheeled self-balanced vehicle boasts to be the greenest form of transportation and the most fun. In just 3 hours on this fun machine you can cover a distance that would take you all day to walk. The 30-minute orientation ensures that even Segway-newbies will look cool on this easy to use state-of-the-art mode of transport.

Discover the vast variety of architectural wonders that have ensured Florence as a central point in the history of the Renaissance. This once-in-a-lifetime experience is peppered with enchanting anecdotes, introducing you to the city’s hidden treasures. Get acquainted with Florence’s great legacy and understand why it is called the cultural capital of Italy.

This tour is extremely popular and is already sold out for many dates until June 2014. As an alternative we recommend the Night Segway Tour., Click here to see the details >>

Itinerary

Your tour will depart from VIA DEI CIMATORI 9 RED - Florence. Accompanied by an English-speaking guide you will be taken for a sightseeing tour of Florence on a Segway.

You will see the following sights:

• The Duomo
• The Uffizi
• Santa Croce
• The Arno
• Piazza della Signoria
• Piazza della Repubblica

The Tour Route:
• Piazza Ognissanti
• Piazza Goldoni
• Piazza Trinita
• Palazzo Strozzi
• Piazza della Repubblica
• Piazza del Duomo
• Badia
• Dante Alighieri's House
• Torre della Pagliaia
• Piazza della Signoria
• Piazza Santa Croce
• Mercato Porcellino

The tour ends at the point of departure.

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Reviews

a great way to explore florence in styles while the tour guide explains every detail... mehmet telli

wonderfull way to explore florence, segway is very easy to use and it is fun also the guide gives everybody headphones and explains along the way with many frequent stops for a... mehmet telli

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

3 hours

Start time

Start time: 10 Jan - 20 Dec: 0930h (9:30am)
01 Apr - 31 Oct: 1430h (2:30pm)
Duration: 3 hours

Meeting point

Please make your way to Via dei Cimatori 9 Red, Florence.
Directions from the Duomo Cathedral Square: If you are facing the front of the church, turn right on Via dei Calzaiuoli and walk straight on, turn left on the 4th cross street which is Via dei Cimatori.
Directions from Piazza della Signoria: face the statue of the man on horseback, on your left there is a "superflash bank" and "il cavallino" restaurant. Take that street (via delle Farine) and turn right onto the second cross street which is Via dei Cimatori.
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

Ending point

The tour ends at the starting point.

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Inclusions

  • 3hr Segway rental
  • 30min Orientation Session
  • 3hr Audio Guide rental
  • Headphones to listen to the audio guide
  • Helmet (optional)
  • Ponchos in case of rain
  • Escort

Please note

Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to the start of the tour to confirm the departure details.

This tour will not visit the inside of monuments and museums.

The Segway is appropriate for virtually anyone 16 and older. Riders must have the ability to make motions such as climbing and descending stairs without assistance. The Segway is not appropriate for those weighing under 100 pounds (45 kilos) or over 250 pounds (113 kilos).

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
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Cancellation policy

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